Meeting Planners

Why Choose Tempe?
Tempe isn’t just a great place for a meeting. It’s also a great place to visit.

Meeting attendees love our city’s endless activities, from hiking trails to dining options to arts and culture. Arizona State University adds a fun and intellectual atmosphere to our city. We are also known for 330 sunny days each year. For an overview of activities and things to do in Tempe, view our YouTube video.

Tempe is a first-class, yet budget-friendly, location for meetings and events with 10-500 attendees. Additionally, we have a wide array of accommodations to fit your next event: a mountain top resort, downtown conference resort, airport hotels, and full and select service properties.

Where is Tempe?
Tempe, Arizona is a sunny destination, located in the heart of the vibrant Metropolitan Phoenix/Scottsdale area, minutes from PHX Sky Harbor International Airport. Tempe’s proximity to PHX, served by nearly 20 airlines, makes travel for your attendees extremely easy. Find out more about access to Tempe, including airlift, average flight times and METRO light rail, by visiting our blog.

How can we help you?
Our job is to make your meeting a success. The Tempe Tourism team can help you every step of the way with our complimentary services. We can assist you with everything from sending out client-specified RFPs to site inspections to connecting you with caterers, audio/visual and other companies that can help perfect your event. If you need images of Tempe for an upcoming program, please visit our photo gallery.

Spring 2016 FAM

Are you interested is experiencing all that Tempe has to offer?  If so, then you may consider applying for a spot on our Tempe FAM taking place on April 13-15, 2016. To start the process, simply complete the Tempe FAM Application and our staff will contact you with more information. We look forward to hearing from you.

Hotel Accommodations

Tempe’s selection of hotels provide great value and convenience.  While this can be a busy time of year, it is still possible to secure rooms and meetings space.  This is also a great time of year to start looking ahead to 2016 to lock in your future meeting dates.  A great place to start is by contacting our group sales staff.  They are ready to help you find the perfect location for  your next meeting or event.

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Meeting & Event Services

Once you’ve decided upon your meeting location, the Tempe Tourism Office team can help you find the local resources that can fulfill your catering, transportation, décor, DJ and other needs.

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Unique Venues

Tempe offers a wide range of unique meeting venues from museums to outdoor spaces that will inspire your attendees. Perhaps a day at a Cactus League Baseball game would be a home run with your attendees. Have you considered meeting on the campus of a major university? How about an offsite event at a 3,000 seat theater designed by Frank Lloyd Wright?  Give us to the opportunity to share some ideas with you and let us help you find the best fit for your next event.

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Contact Us for More Information

James Tevault
Director of Sales

Direct: 480.305.1365
Toll Free: 800.283.6734
Fax: 480.968.8004




The Tempe Tourism Group Sales staff is prepared to assist you in finding your next meeting location.

Tempe Group Planning Guide

This free guide lists meeting space specifications for Tempe hotels and unique meeting venues, and lists restaurants, attractions, convention resources and tour and transportation companies.

Choose Tempe

Why should you choose Tempe for your next meeting? A convenient location, a wide array of hotels and venues and sunny weather are just a few reasons. Click here for more details.

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