city of surprise

Surprise, A‌Z (February 13, 2020) The city’s one-stop-shop for social services will soon expand its evening hours.

Beginning March 4, the Surprise Resource Center will extend its closing hours from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays. The new hours will be:

Monday & Tuesday: 8 a.m – 5 p.m.

Wednesday & Thursday: – 8 a.m – 7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. 

Through strategic partnerships with a growing number of community-based organizations and government agencies, the center offers Surprise and Northwest Valley residents connections to human services that include everything from rent and utility assistance to employment support to food and nutrition resources.

The Surprise Resource Center is located within the city’s AZ TechCelerator campus at 12425 W Bell Road, Bldg.  A, Ste. 124. Please call 623. 222.1600 for more information and referrals to services and programs.

For more information about the Surprise Resource Center, including a list of programs and partners, please visit

For information on additional social service resources provided by the city and other regional assistance agencies, please visit

Surprise, AZ (February 12, 2020) Join the Oregon State Beavers at Surprise Stadium as they host their 2020 season debut right here in Surprise.

The Sanderson Ford College Baseball Classic will take place February 14-17 at Surprise Stadium, featuring the Oregon State Beavers, New Mexico Lobos, Gonzaga Bulldogs and Brigham Young Cougars.