Located in Surprise, Ariz., 25 miles northwest of Phoenix, Surprise Stadium is the Spring Training home to the Kansas City Royals and Texas Rangers. Surprise Stadium seats 10,500 fans and is located on a 124-acre site that includes six full practice fields and a half field, as well as separate clubhouse and office facilities.
Opened in 2002, Surprise Stadium hosts several Cactus League games each spring.
Items not allowed into the stadium
The following are additional security guidelines that Major League Baseball has implemented for the Spring Training Season for the safety of everyone:
- No coolers of any size
- No backpacks
- No bags larger than 16" x 16" x 8"
- All bags will be inspected before they are permitted into the ballpark
- No cans, glass containers, or open containers
- No alcohol or weapons
- Gates will open 90 minutes prior to all home day games.(Subject to change)
Please arrive early, and be prepared to comply with these additional security measures. Thank you for helping the Kansas City Royals make this a safe and memorable Spring Training Season.
Where to stay
Windmill Suites in Surprise
12545 W. Bell Road
Surprise, AZ 85374
Best Western Inn and Suites of Sun City
11201 Grand Ave.
Youngtown, AZ 85363