Welcome to Tempe!

A vibrant urban oasis in Metropolitan Phoenix, Tempe exudes its own personality. Refreshingly offbeat, Tempe’s a fun town that hosts family-friendly festivals, welcomes outdoor activities and is the proud home of Arizona State University. Tempe cares about community, stresses an active lifestyle and emphasizes a laid-back atmosphere. Here, you’ll find the sports you love, the shopping you crave, the culture you enjoy, the food you’ll want to share, and hospitality worth your next update on Facebook.

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Food & Drink

Tease your tastebuds in Tempe at restaurants inspired by regional and international cuisine, from casual eateries to fine dining.

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Where to Stay

Tempe hotels range from family-friendly suite properties to downtown conference hotels, all within minutes from the airport.

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Arts & Culture

Tempe’s arts scene includes Broadway shows, cutting edge theatre productions, art exhibitions, live music and family-friendly performances.

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Attractions

Kayak at Tempe Town Lake, hike in the desert, go shopping, explore an aquarium or museums and soak up the sun in Tempe.

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Shopping

Tempe’s shopping hubs are their own destinations. You’ll find outlets, locally-owned boutiques, national favorites and those famous Swedish meatballs and furniture at IKEA.

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Sports & Recreation

Sunny days in Tempe are the perfect backdrop for hiking, biking, golf, marathons, triathlons, ASU sports, Cactus League Spring Training and more.

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Nightlife

Whatever suits you – relaxing wine bars, breweries, dance clubs, sports bars or taverns with live music and creative cocktails – you’ll find it in Tempe.

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Tours & Transportation

Tempe is adjacent to the airport, light rail accessible and the perfect home base to explore the wonders of Arizona.

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Upcoming Events

Tempe Center for the Arts
Tempe Center for the Arts – Class Clowns

Tempe Center for the Arts

April 18, 2014 -April 18, 2014 7:30 pm
Desert Botanical Garden
Music in the Garden – Chuck Hall

Desert Botanical Garden

April 18, 2014 -April 18, 2014 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
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Changing Hands Bookstore – John Corey Whaley, Tom Leveen & Bill Konigsberg

Changing Hands Bookstore

April 18, 2014 -April 18, 2014 7:00 pm
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