Ever walk in a city and felt like you were home? Downtown Chandler's vintage-style lanterns and trellis-covered walkways will charm you that way. That feeling is all by design. A.J. Chandler, who founded the town created it in the "City Beautiful" style, a movement popular in the late 1800s and early 1900s.
Downtown Chandler is a vibrant, walkable destination brimming with activity. Here you'll discover Chandler's sustainably-built City Hall, boutique shops, eclectic art galleries, a museum, and the world-class Chandler Center for the Arts. Amidst it all are gathering spaces and public art that tie it all together in beauty and harmony.
In addition to all the unique shops and galleries, many residents and visitors enjoy the award-winning, local eateries with a global flare. Whether you are in the mood to grab a burger and brew at a micro-brewery, enjoy a romantic dinner for two under the stars on a lush patio, or nosh the afternoon away at an Arizona winery, this is one delicious destination! The area also features a variety of events including a monthly Art Walk held the third Friday evening of each month.