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Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend in Tempe

We could all use a weekend getaway these days, and with Memorial Day coming fast, it’s the perfect opportunity to plan that break that we all need. Head to Tempe for fun events, shopping, awesome new restaurants to try and everything in between.

Cocktails at Alibi

Tempe Craft Cocktail Guide

There’s something about a perfectly mixed drink that makes for a great evening out. Check out these restaurants and bars for some of Tempe’s best cocktails — we’ve got the inside scoop on the overall vibe and drink menu highlights.

Wild Hare Distillery

When the Spirits Move You: Tempe Distilleries

With a now-established wine and craft beer scene, Arizona’s distilleries and their small batch spirits are becoming the state’s next wave of innovative and artisanal beverages. Tempe is home to two distilleries within three miles of each other.

Fate Brewing Company

Must-Try Happy Hours in Tempe

In a city that seamlessly blends its distinguished cuisine scene with its electric nightlife, it’s no surprise that Tempe is home to excellent happy hours. Cheers!

Daily Dose

Tempe’s Top Breakfast Spots

If you prefer to start your day off immersed in the scene, dining at local gems and sipping espresso or cocktails (or both), you’re going to love mornings in Tempe.

Top 14 Reasons To Visit Downtown Tempe

Downtown Tempe beckons those seeking to experience its vibrant atmosphere, nonstop events, lively nightlife, rooftop pools, globally influenced dining and Sonoran Desert recreation. Before planning your next itinerary, you’ll want to check out our top 14 reasons to visit.

Margaritas at Social Hall

Where to Find the Best Margaritas in Tempe

Frozen or on the rocks, we love all margaritas! The Tempe Tourism Office ventured out on the streets of Tempe to find the best margarita options for you try on your next night out.

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Celebrate 4th of July in Tempe

Where to find fireworks and other 4th of July festivities in Tempe and Greater Phoenix this Independence Day. Bonus: Tempe summer fun inspiration for your holiday weekend!

National Travel & Tourism Week 2024

Celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week with Tempe

Tempe is celebrating National Travel & Tourism Week — from May 19 to 25, 2024 — with a look at the economic impact of tourism in our city as well as a bevy of resources for planning your next stay.

Progress Pride Flag Downtown Tempe

LGBTQ+ Community & Pride Events in Tempe

Pride in Tempe: You’re invited to exciting LGBTQ+ events — including Downtown Tempe’s second annual Pride Party, the Phoenix Pride awards reception and more — taking place in throughout Pride month and beyond in Tempe.

Hundred Mile Brewing

Craft Breweries in Tempe

What’s the true taste of Arizona? In Tempe, it’s all about craft beer. With this lineup of craft breweries on tap, Tempe is producing some of the best beers in the Southwest.

Hundred Mile Burger

Where To Find the Best Burgers in Tempe

As a burgeoning culinary hotspot Tempe has more than its fair share of restaurants specializing in above average burgers. With so many worthy contenders — each with their own signature twist — this burger scene requires a guide.

Replicas of Hohokam pithouses on the Pueblo Grande Museum walking trail.

Exploring Greater Phoenix’s Native American Culture

Visitors and locals are invited to explore Nativa American history and heritage at these museums and ancient ruins throughout Greater Phoenix.

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AAPI-Owned Restaurants & Businesses in Tempe

Discover Asian American and Pacific Islander-owned restaurants and businesses in Tempe with this guide, and support local entrepreneurs throughout AAPI Heritage Month and beyond.

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Bring your pet to these dog-friendly places in Tempe

Lucky for those who visit or live in Tempe, Arizona, there are plenty of restaurants, bars, and even shopping centers that are dog friendly. Check out our list of our favorites places that welcome our furry friends.