5 Reasons Why Moms Love Vistancia

Vistancia is a lovely, inviting residential community located in Peoria, Arizona amidst the breathtaking landscape of the Sonoran Desert. This energetic community features attractions and amenities that will provide your family the feeling of adventure, fun and freedom for the many years that you live in our community. We offer a variety of dynamic floor plans by award-winning builders in three unique communities; The Village at Vistancia, Blackstone at Vistancia and Trilogy. With all that said, there are a variety of activities and amenities in The Village at Vistancia that are perfect for moms and families. From the recreational centers, mommy and me groups in Peoria, to the attractions located close by, you will never feel at a loss for things to do.

Here are 5 reasons why moms love the Vistancia community

The following are just a few of the many examples why moms and members of the whole family get excited about living in Vistancia.

Reason #1: Top rated schools

Within the community, you can choose the best environment for your child to learn, grow and thrive. Vistancia is home to two A+ rated elementary schools.

Vistancia Elementary opened in 2006. Since then, it has already won the Blue Ribbon Award in 2015. 910 students are currently enrolled at the school. It has a preschool and offers bus service to and from the school. In 2017, it was ranked in the top 7% of elementary schools in Arizona. Vistancia Elementary is a loving and supportive academic environment with teachers and staff who are well-suited to ensure excellence among its students.

Lake Pleasant Elementary is another amazing school located inside of the Village at Vistancia. The school opened its doors in 2009. It has received remarkably high ratings and complimentary reviews among parents. Lake Pleasant Elementary was ranked amongst the top 10% of elementary schools in Arizona in 2017. It also placed 2nd amongst the 33 ranked schools in the Peoria Unified School District. Lake Pleasant Elementary is another wonderful choice for your child’s budding academic career.

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Reason #2: Activities, parks, recreational centers

There are plenty of activities for moms and families in Vistancia. Residents of The Village at Vistancia can utilize the Mountain Vista Club, a 15,000 square foot recreational facility which features an aquatic park with two great water slides. It also features an indoor basketball gymnasium with pickleball courts, four lighted tennis courts, along with a game lawn for year-round activities and events.

There is also the Foothills Center that offers a children’s playground, a six-lane lap pool and a picnic veranda, offering fun for moms and kids all year round. Moms and family members can also run, walk or bike the Discovery Trail, which offers 3.5 miles of nature to explore, exercise or just to go on an adventure.

Peoria hosts a plethora of other recreational attractions located not too far from Vistancia. Lake Pleasant Regional Park is an idyllic environment offering boating, camping, fishing, hiking, scuba diving, and nature trails among many other activities. At the Peoria Sports Complex, you can buy tickets to watch athletes from the Seattle Mariners or the San Diego Padres MLB baseball teams practice during their spring training camps. The Wildlife World Zoo, Aquarium and Safari Park is another amazing attraction that houses the largest collection of exotic animals in Arizona.

In addition to vast outdoor activity, Vistancia is located near the Arizona Broadway Theatre; buy tickets to watch all-star performances that will delight and entertain your entire family. The West Valley Arts Council hosts a variety of events from music festivals to arts fundraisers that will engage parents and children alike.

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From the Arizona Broadway Theatre

Theatre Works is another performing arts center for fans of the stage. Theatre Works even offers summer camp experiences for children looking to hone their stage and performance skills.

In Vistancia, you will never run out of remarkable experiences for you and your family.


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Reason #3: Safe and friendly community

Vistancia is a dynamic desert master planned community that offers a feeling of safety and comfort. Nestled in the Sonoran desert, with no through streets to any other communities, the traffic flow primarily consists of residents and their guests. This cuts down on random through traffic and provides a better sense of safety.

Vistancia hosts several events designed to build a strong familial-like bond amongst the families that live within the community. Residents in The Village at Vistancia can enjoy events like First Friday Coffee and Food Truck Nights which allows residents to openly socialize with and get to know their neighbors.


The community garage sale is a great opportunity to hunt for treasures and to sell some of you own. Every third Tuesday of the month, we have “Story Time” for children of The Village at Vistancia where they  can enjoy a morning of crafts, snacks and stories with their friends.

Reason #4: MOMS Club

There are some great ‘Mommy and Me’ groups in Peoria. One of which is the MOMS Club, which stands for Moms Offering Moms Support. The MOMS Club is made up of a group of women who are dedicated to making sure that new and experienced moms have a place where they can be heard, understood and accepted. MOMS Club supports single and married mothers who have children of all ages. The Vistancia MOMS club is made up of around 60 moms, the MOMS Club meets weekly for playgroups and various activities including arts and crafts, desserts, playground trips, games and special outings on the town.

In addition to the lively events, the MOMS Club has the Helping Hands Committee whose primary responsibility is to raise money for local families in need. The MOMS Club also supports the local elementary schools by giving treats to teachers during teachers’ appreciation weeks and making goody bags of soap, toothpaste and other toiletries to donate to the local foster care organization. As a mom, if you are interested in joining a fun and amazingly supportive group of dynamic women, the MOMS Club is definitely for you!

Reason #5: Fitness opportunities

With a number of amenities available to you including the expansive Mountain Vista Club (available to residents of The Village at Vistancia) there is no obstacle to staying fit and healthy.

Residents of Vistancia can also bike, practice yoga, roller blade, walk or run along the trail that connects the entire community together along an expansive pathway. On the Discovery Trail, there are opportunities for adventure and education found in the interactive gardens and interconnected walkways. You can also take advantage of the gathering spaces and themed areas to plan a special picnic or stargazing night for your family and friends.

Vistancia is a magnificent place to call home

There are endless opportunities for fun and experiences that will impress your entire family and last a lifetime. The city of Peoria also offers a variety of attractions designed to give a sense of awe through a variety of year-round events and activities. There is no doubt that moms will absolutely love Vistancia. If you are interested in making our community your home, feel free to contact us. We would also love for you to visit the Vistancia Information Center, where you can receive a community map and learn more about Vistancia, and tour our builder models if you’re interested in a new home.

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