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Things To Do During Spring Training Season

We recognize the remaining Cactus League spring training games have been cancelled as of March 12, 2020, however, there are still plenty of fun things to do and see while you’re here visiting Tempe. Spring Training will be back February 2021. Enjoy sunny skies and all the spring vibes at this year’s Cactus League Spring […]

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

2020 is here and we’re all starting a brand-new decade. If that sounds a bit overwhelming to you, we’ve got you covered. Here are 20 things to do in Tempe, Arizona in 2020.   Whether you think you’ve done it all in Tempe or are just skimming the surface of all the wonderful things Tempe has to offer, we’re here to help you plan […]

Spring Break Family Fun in Tempe

When you’re a child, you always wanted spring break to last a lot longer than a week. With so much to do in Tempe this spring, parents might wish for the same thing! Here are nine fun things to do in the Tempe area during spring break: Visit the Phoenix Zoo. Voted one of the […]

LGBTQ events in Tempe & Phoenix this spring

Looking for a friendly, diverse and inclusive destination? Be sure to visit Tempe, Arizona. Tempe is known for its welcoming spirit, blend of cosmopolitan culture and style, scenic desert beauty and more than 330 days of sunshine every year. And, Tempe is known for its non-discrimination policies and its perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundations’ Municipal Equality Index.  Another great thing […]

Best burgers in Tempe

Top 10+ burgers in Tempe you must try We all know that hamburgers are a staple of the American diet, but did you know that people in the U.S. eat an average of 50 billion burgers each year?   It’s a given that a college town like Tempe, Arizona would have its fair share of restaurants […]

Spend New Year’s Eve in Tempe

It’s time to ring in 2020! And, more importantly, time to decide where to celebrate New Year’s Eve! Tempe has everything from champagne toasts, live music, festive dinner menus and kids’ activities to choose from to celebrate. And, to make sure that your night on the town is safe, Valley Metro is once again teaming up with Coors Light to […]

Favorite Mexican Restaurants in Tempe

BBQ and Kansas City, Jambalaya and New Orleans, Coffee and Seattle, Mexican food and Tempe. Some things just go together. Tempe, Arizona has a wealth of Mexican food eateries, from quick-service options like Maskadores Taco Shop, to trendy, nightlife hotspots El Hefe Super Macho Taqueria and Loco Patron, to mainstays like Rosita’s and Restaurant Mexico that […]

Fresh out the oven cookies in Tempe, Arizona

So you’re looking for the best cookies in Tempe? Excellent, we’ve got you covered! National Cookie Day is December 4 (like we actually needed an excuse to eat cookies)… We won’t name names but someone on our team eats cookies weekly, if not daily. No judgement from us, of course. We’re all family. We love […]

Take a Hike, Tempe!

Papago Park Papago Park is great for hiking, biking, bringing your dog and even horseback. View an overview of the park with some more information on all the trails. South Mountain Park The trails vary from quick trips to longer hikes. Some trails are relatively flat and others are more steep. Check the City of Phoenix […]