Refreshingly Offbeat & Sunsets on Repeat.
Tempe embraces an active lifestyle and laid-back atmosphere. Home to Arizona State University, this college town welcomes couples, families and singles to enjoy the unexpected side of the Sonoran Desert.
Tempe Town Lake and Tempe Beach Park
Oct 11 – Oct 13
Four Peaks Oktoberfest at Tempe Town Lake is one of Tempe’s signature annual events. Benefiting Tempe Sister Cities, the Tempe Oktoberfest combines beer gardens, live music, a polka stage, great food including German fare, a carnival, kids activities and much more fun. Throwing the largest Oktoberfest in the State of Arizona, Tempe Beach Park will transform into […]
Fall is one of the best times of year to visit Tempe. Cooler weather brings a wide array of fall festivals and events that the whole family can enjoy.
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Bubbles & Boba at Mango Rabbit in Tempe
By Lauren SariaPhotography by Mark Lipczynski For more than 20 years, Tempe residents knew a long storefront on the north side of Apache Boulevard just east of Terrace Road as the original location of Pita Jungle, a popular local chain of Mediterranean restaurants. A group of international grad students who met while studying engineering at […]
Signature Tempe crafted cocktails
One of my favorite guilty pleasures is going out to a restaurant, grabbing the menu and skipping right past the food options and straight to the handcrafted cocktail section. There’s just something about a perfectly mixed drink that makes for a great evening out. The term “crafted cocktails” has become a popular description for cocktails that […]