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26th Annual Cactus Bowl


The 26th Annual Cactus Bowl, featuring the Washington Huskies and the Oklahoma State Cowboys, will kick off on Friday, January 2, 2015 at 8:15 p.m. ESPN will air the game.

While you’re in town, we invite you to come to Scottsdale and treat yourself to an excursion through the Downtown Arts, Shopping, Dining and Entertainment Districts. After the game, play a round on one of our 200 golf courses or soothe your mind and body at one of Scottsdale’s luxurious resort spas. And when the sun goes down, indulge your cravings at our award-winning restaurants.


Additional Information

Sun Devil Stadium

Find game day parking information here.

School alumni and bands will stay at one of the following hotels.

More details to come.


Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch

7500 E. Doubletree Ranch Road

Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Toll-Free: 800-233-1234

Phone: 480-444-1234

Practice Field:

Chaparral High School

6935 E. Gold Dust Avenue

Scottsdale, Arizona 85253

The concierges at the Scottsdale Convention & Visitors Bureau’s visitors centers are here to help you make the most of your Scottsdale experience. Our destination experts can help you find restaurants, golf courses, recreation options, shopping venues and more. Please contact us by phone, email or visit us in-person.

Toll Free Phone: (800) 782-1117

8:00am – 5:00pm MST Monday – Friday
In Person
Scottsdale Fashion Square

Mall Concierge Desk

7014 E Camelback Rd

Scottsdale, AZ 85251

10:00am – 6:00pm Monday – Saturday

11:00am – 4:00pm Sunday
Visitor Center

Galleria Corporate Centre

4343 N. Scottsdale Rd., Suite 170

Scottsdale, AZ 85251

8:00am – 5:00pm Monday – Friday

Closed Saturday, Sunday and major holidays

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