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Downtown Tempe and Mill Ave

Feel the vibrant vibe of Downtown Tempe

Within a mile radius, find a plethora of things to do in Downtown Tempe. You can feast on international flavors, drink award-winning microbrews, shop locally, view contemporary masterpieces, see a Broadway show, take a hike, paddle on a lake and visit one of the largest universities in the U.S. It is a Downtown unlike any other in Arizona.

Where To Stay in Downtown Tempe

Find the perfect hotel in Downtown Tempe. You’ll be within walking distance of restaurants, attractions, ASU and Tempe Town Lake.

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Fun Things To Do in Downtown Tempe

Grab a bite, shop, go for a hike, see a movie and more in Downtown Tempe.

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Brunch in Downtown Tempe

Downtown Tempe has a plethora of restaurant options to satisfy all your weekend brunch cravings.

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“A” Mountain

How many cities have a mountain in the middle of their downtown? Hayden Butte, locally called “A” Mountain, provides a quick, vertical jaunt that provides a bird’s eye view of Tempe and Metro Phoenix.

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Parking in Downtown Tempe

Visiting Downtown Tempe? Parking in Downtown Tempe is convenient with more than 22,000 on-street and off-street parking spaces. 21 parking lots and garages and over 500 metered spaces can be found just off of Mill Avenue, Ash Avenue and Rio Salado Parkway. While in Downtown Tempe, you can enjoy 100 restaurants, bars and shops. 

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