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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Suggested Itineraries

Find fun ideas for things to do during your next trip to Tempe!

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Summer Fun in Tempe

Relax by the pool during the day and explore the wonders of the desert after dark this summer in Tempe, Arizona.

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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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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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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

Music in the Garden at Desert Botanical Garden
2016 Music in the Garden: Delphine Cortez and Jazz Alive

Desert Botanical Garden

May 27, 2016 -May 27, 2016 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Tempe Marketplace
Los Guys featuring Mark Zubia

Tempe Marketplace

May 27, 2016 -May 27, 2016 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
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Comedian Jeff Garcia

Tempe Improv Comedy Theatre

May 26, 2016 -May 29, 2016 7:00 pm
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