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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Take a Day Trip From Tempe

Located in the middle of the state, Tempe is a perfect jumping off point to explore more of Arizona’s scenic beauty and exciting attractions.

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Summer Staycation in Tempe

Summer has arrived – have you made your Staycation plans yet? Look no further than Tempe!

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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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Outdoor Recreation

Get outside and explore Tempe. This stunning urban community is flush with mountains, trails, lakes and parks.

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Shopping

There is a wide array of shopping destinations in and around Tempe, from unique specialty shops to nationally known favorites, and everything in between.

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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

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Lukas Graham & The Band Perry

Marquee Theatre

May 24, 2017 -May 24, 2017 6:30 pm
Tempe Center for the Arts
The M.E. Tour – Marsha Ambrosius and Eric Benét

Tempe Center for the Arts

May 24, 2017 -May 24, 2017 7:30 pm
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Auhtor Ali Noorani

Changing Hands Bookstore

May 24, 2017 -May 24, 2017 7:00 pm
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