Things to Do

Things To Do In Tempe

Whether you are a visitor to Tempe or a local, there are plenty of fun things to do in Tempe. There are concerts, festivals, tourist hot spots and sporting events to name a few. Are you and your friends or family into culture? Visit Tempe Center for the Arts right after your stroll around Tempe Town Lake.
You are sure to soak up the culture of the area and have a great time doing it as well. Arizona State University Football will get any sports fans blood pumping. These ball games are always exciting and home games are played in Tempe at Sun Devil Stadium!

Maybe you are into long distance or competitive running? Be sure to head to Tempe in November for the IRONMAN Arizona race. Competing in these races are some of the top athletes in the world. Take a look at for a quick overview of special events, local venues and party spots. From eclectic and American restaurants to the famous Tempe Improv comedy club, there is no shortage of hot spots or party places for great nights on the town with friends. For the best cultural events and performances, check out the ASU Gammage Auditorium. From traveling Broadway productions to musical acts, you are sure to find something to entertain you and your guests. People in Arizona have been coming to Tempe for a wide variety of entertainment for many years and this tradition is sure to continue indefinitely.

Even if you are a local to Arizona, Tempe provides a wealth of fun and excitement. Just one late night walk around the moonlit waters of Tempe Town Lake will have your romantic side firing on all cylinders. The cuisine available on the local dining scene ranges from bar food, American dishes and steakhouses to sushi, Italian and Mediterranean restaurants. You may just want to sample a bit of everything!

This is sure to be a fun way to spend a first date-one trip to the Mill Avenue District will have you coming back for sure. This is the epicenter of night life in Tempe and it shows. Bars, restaurants and even the Low Key Dueling Piano Bar are sure to give you a night you’ll never forget. Get ready for a great experience and bring your cameras!

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