Unique Venues

Have you ever considered a 3,000 seat theatre designed by Frank Lloyd Wright as a meeting spot? How about lakeside room with three glass walls which provide stunning views? These are just a couple of examples of unique meeting spaces you will find in Tempe. Let us know your needs and we can help you find that perfect and unique meeting venue for your next banquet, meeting, wedding or special event.

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Tempe Improv interior
Tempe Improv

Bringing you the perfect temperature year round and the best stand-up comedy in the Valley of the Sun. The Tempe Improv has reopened as a brand new state-of-the-art comedy theater featuring amazing food, excellent service and a first-class comedy experience. We have versatile event space to accommodate a variety of private events, parties and dinners. Comprising of over 3,500 square feet and over 450 seats, there’s never a bad view in our house! Our upcoming lineup and information on future events, specialty packages, etc. can always be viewed online.


930 E. University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 921-9877

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Tempe Marketplace
Tempe Marketplace

Tempe Marketplace is a vibrant open air, pedestrian friendly shopping center conveniently located on the southwest corner of the Loop 101 and 202 interchange.  Enjoy unique water features, outdoor fireplaces, live music every Friday and Saturday night, bright lights and more as you shop, dine, party and play.  With over 100 retail, dining and entertainment offerings, including Nordstrom Rack, Target, DSW, The Keg Steakhouse & Bar, California Pizza Kitchen, 7 Day Spa and Nails, Massage Envy, Harkins Theatres, Dave & Buster’s and so many more, Tempe Marketplace offers fun for all ages!  Tempe Marketplace – It’s Happening Here!


2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy.
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 966-9338

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Tempe Town Lake and Tempe Beach Park
Tempe Town Lake and Tempe Beach Park

Tempe Town Lake, located adjacent to Downtown Tempe, provides a two-mile recreational haven for kayaking, sailing, rowing, jogging, skating or picnicking. The heart of Tempe Town Lake is historic Tempe Beach Park. The park provides five miles of pathways and ample room for festivals or events, such as Ironman Arizona, various charity walks, Oktoberfest and the July 4th Tempe Town Lake Festival.


80 W. Rio Salado Pkwy.
Tempe, AZ, 85281
Phone: (480) 350-5200

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Tempe Transportation Center exterior
Tempe Transportation Center

The Don Cassano Community Room is located on the second floor of the Tempe Transportation Center in Downtown Tempe and is available for non-profit use by individuals or businesses for a nominal fee. The community room is about 2,000 sq. ft. in total and can be divided into two smaller rooms. There are 20 rectangular tables and 45 chairs in a standard set up of a board room formation on the south side and a commission “u” formation on the north. The room has 100 additional stacking chairs available upon request. The north and south walls of the room are glass and can be opened to connect the user to the desert and the city. There is an audio visual system available for presentations.


200 E. 5th St.
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 350-4311

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The Venue

From large corporate events of 2,100 guests to business meetings or small gatherings of 50, The Venue Scottsdale and VirtueVice combined offer up to 40,000 square feet and ten flexible event spaces.


7117 E. 3rd Ave.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Phone: 480-945-5551

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The Showcase Room at The Yard Tempe
The Yard at Farmer Arts District

The Yard at Farmer Arts District, located at First and Farmer Avenues in Downtown Tempe, is home to two private event spaces, The Showcase Room and The Coop. With over 4,000 square feet, The Showcase Room will be your best bet to impress during your next event. With retractable walls and tables, this salvaged venue can seat up to 250 guests and has its own private entrance and bar for all your guests.  AV equipment is available and parties can create custom menus to fit any occasion and budget. The Coop can accommodate up to 85 guests and has a cozy lounge area, private bar and eclectic artwork perfect for an intimate gathering of family and friends.


149 S. Farmer Ave.
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 905-6920

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