ASU Football

ASU Football Sun Devil Stadium

Excitement is building for the 2017 college football season. The Arizona State University (ASU) Sun Devils will meet up with some strong teams in Tempe this year. Start your ASU pregame early at one of ASU’s tailgating parties! Need info about where to park for an ASU game? There’s all sorts of parking options near Sun Devil Stadium.

This fall, make plans to attend one of ASU’s exciting football games at the legendary Sun Devil Stadium. Phases I and II of a three phase renovation were completed fall 2016. All of the renovations are scheduled to be completed in 2018. There are a variety of upgraded amenities to enhance the fan experience such as better views from the stands, increased airflow in the concourse, WiFi, more legroom and more concessions and restrooms on the north, south and west sides of the stadium. And, new this season, fans will get to see the brand new video board on the north end of the stadium. It measures over 47 feet tall by 113 feet wide.

And, while you’re here in Tempe, make time for even more fun. Meet up with other fans at local sports bars. Get outside and explore the hiking and biking trails throughout the city. Go boating on Tempe Town Lake. Or, simply relax poolside at a nearby Tempe hotel. Check out the list below of hotels located within 2 miles of the stadium.

Sun Devil Stadium / 480-727-0000

ASU vs. New Mexico State – August 31, 2017
ASU vs. San Diego State – September 9, 2017
ASU vs. Oregon – September 23, 2017
ASU vs. Washington – October 14, 2017
ASU vs. USC – October 28, 2017
ASU vs. Colorado – November 4, 2017
ASU vs. Arizona – November 25, 2017

Sports Bars in Tempe

Tempe has a great variety of local watering holes and nearby attractions to check out before and after the games. From local sports bars right here in Tempe to nationally known favorites to well-loved brew pubs, fans will have no shortage of places to celebrate a big win from their team. Outdoor activities such as hiking, biking and boating as well as indoor activities such as shopping, bowling and museum strolling are all within minutes of the stadium.

Need some ideas for how to spend your day in Tempe? Check out some itinerary ideas.

Baer’s Den
941 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281

Buffalo Wild Wings
705 S. Rural Rd. #101, Tempe, AZ 85281

C.A.S.A. Sun Ba
15 E 6th St, Tempe, AZ 85281

Dave & Buster’s
2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, AZ 85281

Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row
640 S Mill Ave #120, Tempe, AZ 85281

El Hefe Super Macho Taqueria
640 S. Mill Ave. #110, Tempe, AZ 85281

Fat Tuesday
680 S. Mill Ave. #106, Tempe, AZ 85281

Four Peaks Brewing Company
1340 E. 8th St. #104, Tempe, AZ 85281

Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant
420 S. Mill Ave. #201, Tempe, AZ 85281

Gringo Star
501 S. Mill Ave. #101, Tempe, AZ 85281

The Handlebar Tempe
680 S. Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281

Loco Patron
222 S. Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281

Macayo’s Depot Cantina Restaurant
300 S. Ash Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281

Mad Hatter Brew Pub
502 S. College Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 967-5353

Pedal Haus Brewery 
Centerpoint on Mill, 730 S. Mill Ave. #102, Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 314-2337

Philly’s Sports Bar & Grill
1826 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281

Tapacubolocated at the Graduate Tempe Hotel
225 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, Arizona 85281

Thirsty Lion Pub & Grill – Tempe Marketplace
2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy. #1041, Tempe, AZ 85281

Vine Tavern and Eatery
801 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281

Zipps Sports Grill
690 S. Mill Ave. #103, Tempe, AZ 85281

Tempe hotels near ASU Sun Devil Stadium

AC Hotel Phoenix/Tempe Downtown – 1.1 miles away
100 E Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281

Airport Quality Inn Tempe/ASU – 1.0 mile away
1375 E. University Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281

aloft Tempe – 1.5 miles away
951 E. Playa Del Norte Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281

Baymont Inn & Suites Tempe Phoenix Airport – 1.3 miles away
808 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281

Best Western Inn of Tempe – 1.2 miles away
670 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281

Courtyard Tempe Downtown – 0.6 mile away
601 S. Ash Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281

Graduate Tempe – 1.3 miles away
225 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281

Hampton Inn & Suites Phoenix/Tempe-ASU Area – 2.0 miles away
1415 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281

Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix Tempe ASU Area – 2.6 miles away
2102 E. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, AZ 85281

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Phoenix Tempe University – 1.1 miles away
1031 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281

Homewood Suites by Hilton Phoenix Tempe ASU Area – 2.6 miles away
2104 E. Rio Salado Pkwy. Tempe, AZ 85281

Hyatt Place Tempe/Phoenix Airport
1413 W. Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281

Moxy Phoenix Tempe – 1.3 mile away
1333 S. Rural Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281

Red Lion Inn & Suites Phoenix/Tempe-ASU – 2.0 miles away
1429 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281

Residence Inn by Marriott Tempe Downtown0.2 mile away
510 S. Forest Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Phoenix/Tempe-Airport – 2.0 miles away
1601 W. Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281

Super 8 Tempe/ASU – 1.1 mile away
1020 E. Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281

Tempe Mission Palms – 0.3 mile away
60 E. Fifth St., Tempe, AZ 85281

ASU Tailgate Parties at Tempe Mission Palms

ASU football fans can enjoy game-day tailgate parties at Tempe Mission Palms Hotel this fall! ASU’s Sun Devil spirit (and pitchforks) will be out in full force during tailgate festivities, which will begin approximately three hours prior to every home game kick-off. In addition to free activities for fans, including games such as corn hole and ladder ball, there will be live music, featuring local favorites, pumping through the hotel parking lot. Fans can feed their game-day hunger with gourmet hamburgers ($6), hot dogs ($4), beef fajitas ($7), BBQ pulled chicken ($6), turkey wraps ($6) and more.

And for fans who want to go for the two-point conversion, take advantage of the Stay-‘n’- Play package starting at $144, which includes deluxe accommodations for a one-night stay, two tailgate meals per guest room (entrée/side/beverage) with kids under 12 eating for free, and a late check-out of 2 p.m. Whether fans root for ASU or the visiting team, they can book the deal using the code ECCST1.




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