The mild winter and spring temperatures are an excellent time to bring your kids in tow and go for a family friendly hike in Tempe or nearby Phoenix. To help you narrow down your options, we’ve written this guide of trails that we think are a great fit for toddlers to teens.
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Spend Father’s Day in Tempe
Father’s Day is just around the corner on Sunday, June 20, 2021. Spend some quality time with your dad to show him how much you appreciate all he’s done for you over the years. Tempe has lots of great options to make Father’s Day memorable. Here are a few cool ways you can celebrate with your dad.
4th of July fun
The annual July 4th Tempe Town Lake Festival is canceled for 2021, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t celebrate Independence Day here in the Phoenix area. Enjoy fireworks and festivities or, check out the many summertime happenings in Tempe!
Tempe hotels with delicious restaurants
Planning a trip can be a lot of work. That is why staying at a hotel with an on-site restaurant is so convenient and it knocks out half of your planning to-do list: Where to stay and where to eat.
Tempe splash pads and water park fun this summer
What makes any summer day in Tempe just a little bit better? Water. As in splash pads, water parks and pools. Even though the summer days get pretty toasty in Arizona, my family always cools off and has fun when there is water around. Luckily for us, Tempe has lots to choose from!
Beat the heat with refreshing summer drinks and cocktails
Those local to the Tempe area know how important it is to find ways to beat the heat during the summer, including finding the best summer drinks and cocktails that transport you into a blissful retreat. Check out these Tempe locations for refreshing Tempe summer drinks and cocktails.
Donut delights in Tempe
Craving donuts? We did all the hard work testing out Tempe’s most beloved donut shops. We taste tested and categorized the donuts into four categories: the Most Instagrammable, For the Brave (and Willing), and Most Creative and Colorful. Enjoy!
Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend in Tempe
Memorial Day weekend is May 29-31, 2021! 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.
Frozen Treats on a Summer Day in Tempe
It’s starting to heat up outside! Beat the heat with a cool treat this summer and check out Tempe’s frozen delights. Lucky for us, Tempe has everything from frozen yogurt and ice cream to shakes and icy treats to get us through the summer.
Restaurantes de Tempe
Los restaurantes de Tempe ofrecen una ecléctica variedad de opciones para comer y beber. En esta ciudad universitaria, influenciada e inspirada durante mucho tiempo por los gustos locales, regionales, nacionales e internacionales, los visitantes a Tempe disfrutan de comidas rápidas casuales así como cenas formales de todo tipo y estilo.
Tempe Tourism and Downtown Tempe Authority Create New TEMPE Sign
The Tempe Tourism Office and Downtown Tempe Authority (DTA) partnered together to create a new public artwork in downtown: large letters that spell out TEMPE. This new Tempe landmark and work of art is located at Mill Avenue and Rio Salado Parkway, next to the historic Hayden House.
Indoor activities in Tempe to stay cool this summer
The best way to stay cool in Tempe during the heat of the summer, you ask? Enjoy one of Tempe’s stellar indoor attractions! Tempe has lots of indoor activities, from museums to arcades to bowling, that offer tons of fun for the whole family, with a bonus of amazing air conditioning.
Rooftop Pools in Tempe, Arizona
Tempe, Arizona hotel pools make for a perfect oasis during the summer. There is nothing quite like relaxing at a rooftop pool to catch some rays and spectacular views at the same time. Check out these rooftop pools and see why we can’t stop bragging.
Find a Hotel Near Tempe Marketplace
If you’re visiting Tempe, and are hoping to find a hotel near Tempe Marketplace – you’re in luck. We’ve created a convenient list of hotels that are all close to Tempe Marketplace – some are even within walking distance.
Treat taco lovin’ taste buds to Taco Tuesday in Tempe
Calling all taco lovers (and who isn’t?)! You can find your favorite savory filling tucked inside a tasty corn or flour tortilla in Tempe any day of the week. But, on Taco Tuesdays, you’ll find great deals that make them even more irresistible. Crispy or soft, basic or gourmet, you’ll find these tempting Southwestern treats at great prices on any given Tuesday at these Tempe restaurants.
Asian American and Pacific Islander Owned Restaurants/Businesses in Tempe
Looking for a way to support local Asian American and Pacific Islander owned restaurants and businesses? Us too! We made this list of locally owned restaurants and in Tempe to make your search easier.