MacDonald's Ranch  ~  26540 N Scottsdale Rd  ~  Scottsdale, AZ 85255-9343  ~  480.585.0239 Created by Frank Turben - Computer Help

Cookout Options

Pricing, menus, and entertainment list for ALL the below options are not available online. Contact us for more information and to check date availability! Please, No dogs or other pets at the Ranch. Host your event at any time of day or schedule your activity just before sunset for an experience you and your guests will never forget! All party sites will be complete with picnic table seating, restrooms, a bonfire or two, and a classic western setting such as: our “mock” Old West Town located at Headquarters, or, the rustic dance floor and stage located at Coyote Howl – one of our remote Private Sites! Dress it up or down any way you would like! Grill your own food, have your cowboy chow dropped off, or cooked to order on one of our mesquite grills with your onsite caterer! Add countless entertainment options like our Strolling Balladeer, Western Dance Instruction, or Rope with a Cowboy for the “cherry on top” of your perfect evening! Discuss your event specifics with our office staff for a customized experience!
Hayride & Cookout Requires a MINIMUM of 15 Adults/No MAX - Private Groups Only Hayride to a remote Private Site ▪ Hayride at Headquarters Our most popular cookout activity is by far our hayrides! Great for anyone and everyone, our horse or mule drawn hayride can take you through 1280 acres to a remote private cookout site or take the 30-minute loop back to your party at MacDonald’s Ranch – Headquarters! These wagons can seat 20-25 adults each and cushioned with loose hay for more comfortable seating. No matter your destination this peaceful tour will show you some of the best scenery our landscape has to offer! Renting a remote Private Site and providing your own food to cook yourself: your items can be transported to the site on your wagon ride. Pack all items in easy to move boxes or bags. Please inquire with the Office about what is recommended to bring for your cookout!
Horseback Ride & Cookout Requires a MINIMUM of 8 Adults/No MAX - Private Groups Only 1-hour Horseback Ride at Headquarters Ride can be increased to a 1 ½ or 2-hour ride for an additional cost. Looking for a real cowboy adventure? Well then saddle up and have a ride you will never forget! Your event will begin with a 1-hour horseback ride with our experienced wranglers followed by a mouthwatering meal such as lunch or dinner! Wonderful for corporate teams, family reunions, youth groups, bachelorette parties, and more! Remember, no previous riding experience is needed!  Start your adventure out on one of our trusted steeds, and ride around our 1280 acres where your knowledgeable guide will give you information about our desert, the property, surrounding flora, and wildlife!  When you are finished with the ride your caterer will be putting the final touches of your delicious cowboy chow! We offer a variety of tasty options like classic hamburgers for lunch, to tender steak or ribs for dinner! Combine the horseback ride and stagecoach ride to accommodate all of your guests!
Stagecoach Ride & Cookout Requires a MINIMUM of 8 Adults/MAXIMUM of 12 Adults - Private Groups Only 45-minute Stagecoach Ride at Headquarters MAXIMUM of 45 minutes Enjoy our scenic stagecoach ride followed by lunch or dinner! The stagecoach offers an intimate setting which is ideal for small groups! So get your family, co-workers, or just a group of friends together and go on a picturesque ride on our property! See the hawks, owls, and coyotes while they roam through our beautiful desert flora! Your 45-minute tour will end back at Headquarters where your tasty chow and, if you chose, enticing entertainment will be waiting for you!
MacDonald's Ranch  ~  26540 N Scottsdale Rd  ~  Scottsdale, AZ 85255-9343  ~  480.585.0239 Created by Frank Turben - Computer Help

Cookout Options

Pricing, menus, and entertainment list for ALL the below options are not available online. Contact us for more information and to check date availability! Please, No dogs or other pets at the Ranch. Host your event at any time of day or schedule your activity just before sunset for an experience you and your guests will never forget! All party sites will be complete with picnic table seating, restrooms, a bonfire or two, and a classic western setting such as: our “mock” Old West Town located at Headquarters, or, the rustic dance floor and stage located at Coyote Howl – one of our remote Private Sites! Dress it up or down any way you would like! Grill your own food, have your cowboy chow dropped off, or cooked to order on one of our mesquite grills with your onsite caterer! Add countless entertainment options like our Strolling Balladeer, Western Dance Instruction, or Rope with a Cowboy for the “cherry on top” of your perfect evening! Discuss your event specifics with our office staff for a customized experience!
Hayride & Cookout Requires a MINIMUM of 15 Adults/No MAX - Private Groups Only Hayride to a remote Private Site ▪ Hayride at Headquarters Our most popular cookout activity is by far our hayrides! Great for anyone and everyone, our horse or mule drawn hayride can take you through 1280 acres to a remote private cookout site or take the 30-minute loop back to your party at MacDonald’s Ranch – Headquarters! These wagons can seat 20-25 adults each and cushioned with loose hay for more comfortable seating. No matter your destination this peaceful tour will show you some of the best scenery our landscape has to offer! Renting a remote Private Site and providing your own food to cook yourself: your items can be transported to the site on your wagon ride. Pack all items in easy to move boxes or bags. Please inquire with the Office about what is recommended to bring for your cookout!
Horseback Ride & Cookout Requires a MINIMUM of 8 Adults/No MAX - Private Groups Only 1-hour Horseback Ride at Headquarters Ride can be increased to a 1 ½ or 2-hour ride for an additional cost. Looking for a real cowboy adventure? Well then saddle up and have a ride you will never forget! Your event will begin with a 1-hour horseback ride with our experienced wranglers followed by a mouthwatering meal such as lunch or dinner! Wonderful for corporate teams, family reunions, youth groups, bachelorette parties, and more! Remember, no previous riding experience is needed!  Start your adventure out on one of our trusted steeds, and ride around our 1280 acres where your knowledgeable guide will give you information about our desert, the property, surrounding flora, and wildlife!  When you are finished with the ride your caterer will be putting the final touches of your delicious cowboy chow! We offer a variety of tasty options like classic hamburgers for lunch, to tender steak or ribs for dinner! Combine the horseback ride and stagecoach ride to accommodate all of your guests!
Stagecoach Ride & Cookout Requires a MINIMUM of 8 Adults/MAXIMUM of 12 Adults - Private Groups Only 45-minute Stagecoach Ride at Headquarters MAXIMUM of 45 minutes Enjoy our scenic stagecoach ride followed by lunch or dinner! The stagecoach offers an intimate setting which is ideal for small groups! So get your family, co-workers, or just a group of friends together and go on a picturesque ride on our property! See the hawks, owls, and coyotes while they roam through our beautiful desert flora! Your 45-minute tour will end back at Headquarters where your tasty chow and, if you chose, enticing entertainment will be waiting for you!