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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NCAA Final Four

Be a part of the NCAA Final Four game excitement. Arizona State University in Tempe is the collegiate host for this exciting event.

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Fall Fun in Tempe

Cooler weather brings a wide array of fun fall festivals and events in Tempe that the whole family can enjoy.

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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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Hiking & Biking

Enjoy Arizona’s famous warm sunshine on a hiking or biking excursion 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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Tease your tastebuds in Tempe at restaurants inspired by regional and international cuisine, from casual eateries to fine dining.

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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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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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Upcoming Events

Tempe Center for the Arts
Art After Work: Paint What You Want

Tempe Center for the Arts

December 9, 2016 -December 9, 2016 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
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Comedian Jamie Kennedy

Tempe Improv Comedy Theatre

December 8, 2016 -December 11, 2016 7:00 pm
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Author Jason Griffith

Changing Hands Bookstore

December 8, 2016 -December 8, 2016 7:00 pm
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