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Tempe restaurants with delivery and curbside pick-up

Hungry with no place to go? Here’s a handy list of the Tempe restaurants where you can order delivery or curbside pick-up orders during the COVID-19 (Coronavius) closure period.

20 things to do in Tempe, AZ in the New Year

2021 is here, thank goodness. I’m not sure if I’m more excited that 2021 is here or if 2020 is over… I digress. Here are 20-ish things to do in Tempe, Arizona in 2021.

Stay fit in Tempe, from outdoor activities to spinning classes

There are lots of ways to be active in Tempe, Arizona. It’s a fun college town with hiking and running trails, miles of bike paths, and lots of sunshine to go around. Staying fit in Tempe just goes with the territory. Here are a few of our favorite ways to stay active, be well and eat healthy in Tempe.

Take a Hike, Tempe!

Get outside and take a hike, but where to start? In the Tempe/Phoenix area, there are many choices of hiking trails. Here’s a quick guide to some of our favorite Tempe and Phoenix hiking trails.

Healthy Restaurants in Tempe

For those of you that try and keep it healthy when dining out, here’s a list of our favorite healthy restaurant options in Tempe that won’t let you down when it comes to fresh ingredients and flavor.

Tempe has a latte of great coffee spots

We can’t espresso to you how brew-ti-ful Tempe is this time of year with a cup of joe in hand! Seek out the best coffee in Tempe at these cafes.

Spend New Year’s Eve in Tempe

Check out these Tempe restaurants where you can have a festive dinner, dine-in or to-go, and ring in the New Year in a way that’s perfect for you.

Celebrate the season with Tempe’s holiday treats and drinks

Now that we’re in full holiday swing, we encourage you to check out our list of holiday items at Tempe’s restaurants, bakeries and bars. All around town, you’ll find eggnog (in ice cream or yogurt or a traditional cocktail), craft beers with a special holiday flair, tamales by the dozen and lots of sweet treats.

Tempe area restaurants open on Christmas Day

We did some research and found restaurants in the Tempe area that are going to be open on Christmas day! Be sure to call ahead for reservations or contact each place directly with questions about takeout, delivery or curbside pickup options.

Signature Tempe crafted cocktails

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

Dining at Tempe Marketplace – So Many Options!

Tempe Marketplace, located at McClintock Drive and Rio Salado Parkway, has a little bit of everything when you are in need of some good grub.

We’re in this together, Tempe

The Tempe Tourism Office wants to do everything we can to support our local businesses so we can all weather this storm and come out even stronger than before. We hope to provide updates as much as possible about COVID-19 information for Tempe businesses.

Outdoor Options in Tempe during COVID-19

To help you cope with the new stresses that we are all facing, you may want to get outside and enjoy the Tempe, Arizona sunshine. You can practice social distancing and experience the outdoors at the same time.

Find holiday gifts for everyone on your list in Tempe

The holiday shopping frenzy has begun. And, as we all know, searching for the ideal gifts for those on your list can be exhausting to say the least. However, we have the perfect solution: shop local this year!

Spend the Holiday Season in Tempe, Arizona

In my opinion, Tempe, Arizona is one of the best spots to get in the holiday spirit. Whether you are looking for a fun date night idea, or fun for the whole family, spending the holiday season in Tempe offers endless possibilities.