Chandler Fast Facts
|252,341||Population, as of May 1, 2017|
Feet of Skylights at Chandler Fashion Center
Great shopping and great dining are available at the second largest mall in the metropolitan Phoenix area, Chandler Fashion Center. The large, upscale regional mall is anchored by Nordstrom, Macy’s, Dillard’s, Harkins Theatres, Barnes and Noble, Microsoft store, and Apple store along with more than 180 stores. Shoppers will find the Valet service offered at the Porte Cochere very handy.
The Chandler mall also features a kid’s play area, splash pad that is operational during the warmer season along with two conference rooms available for training seminars and meetings. Chandler Fashion Center also features a guest services desk located inside the mall area, outside of Barnes and Noble where complimentary wheelchair services may be requested, gift cards for purchase, and shoppers may arrange for assistance with carrying packages out.
Hungry shoppers can grab a bite at the large food court and select from a variety of fast-casual concepts or sit down for a meal at one of the many full service restaurants located at Chandler Fashion Center including Kona Grill, Cheesecake Factory, The Old Spaghetti Factory or California Pizza Kitchen to name a few.
FREE Parking Spaces in Downtown Chandler
Did you know that Downtown visitors may park in the following areas FREE of charge? Check out this handy Downtown Chandler parking guide and #FindYourSpot!
Free Public Parking Garages:
While construction is happening in the Downtown area, the City also has arranged for free, temporary surface parking:
Events held in Downtown Chandler each year
Without a doubt, Downtown Chandler is brimming with activity. In addition to its weekly Farmer’s Market and monthly, Third Friday Art Walk, visitors have come to enjoy a vast array of events highlighting the food and culture of Chandler, AZ.
For foodies, mark your calendars for March for The Great American Barbeque and Craft Beer Festival and for September for Oktoberfest and the Rockin’ Taco Street Fest. Each February, car buffs will enjoy the Chandler Classic Car Show, and science and tech friends will discover innovation and celebrate Chandler based companies at the annual Science Saturday event.
February also marks the return of the SHE Power Half and Quarter Marathon which starts and ends in Downtown Chandler. Jazz aficionados congregate each spring at the Downtown Chandler stage for the Chandler Jazz Festival.
Of course, no December trip to Chandler is complete without a visit to see the Tumbleweed Tree – the lighting and parade typically occur the first Saturday in December but the tree is on display through early January and a tradition dating back to 1957.
|85||Average High Temperature|
|65||Community and Neighborhood Parks|
|55||Public Art Installations in Downtown Chandler|
|6||Aquatic Centers & Pools|
|1,212||Feet of Elevation above Sea Level|
|330||Sunny Days a Year|
|1||Hail storm in 2012|
Chandler Sister Cities
|0||Snow Days in 2012|