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10 Things to Love About Chandler

1 330 days of Sunshine - That means no snow days and no shoveling! Take advantage of Chandler's wonderful climate. Have business here? Extend your trip and enjoy the sun!

2 Batter up: Cactus League Spring Training - From Chandler, easily access any of the 15 Major League teams that make the Valley of the Sun their spring home for baseball.

3 Worldly dining experiences - Restaurants cover the gamut - from Abuelo's Mexican Embassy to Greek food at Zorba's, plus Sushi, Italian, Thai and even... American!

4 Tee off! - With five championship courses including Arizona's original golf resort, Chandler golf offers lush fairways, expansive views and great golf values in the Valley of the Sun.

5 Family fun at annual community events - Watch Chihuahua races during Cinco de Mayo, find fun at the Ostrich Festival, and celebrate the holidays at the Tumbleweed Tree Lighting Ceremony.

6 Parks - Tired of miles on treadmills and stationery bikes? Get outside and walk Chandler's park trails, stretch and strive on an exercise course, join a pickup game of basketball or frolic in any of Chandler's 60 six aquatic centers. Parks also offer environmental education displays, playgrounds for the kids, a ranch museum and plenty of room to play!

7 Where kids can bounce, skate, run, and explore - Chandler's family fun centers have wall-to-wall trampolines, Old West gunfight reenactments, ice-skating rinks and so much more!

8 Vibrant Downtown Chandler - Here you'll find a diverse array of restaurants, local independently owned shops, and public art.

9 Connect with your inner geek - Chandler embraces scientific pursuits with the year-round Chandler Solar Walk at Veterans Oasis Park and back-to-back science celebrations in February: Chandler Science Spectacular and 48 West.

10 Access Arizona's best - With its central location, just minutes from two major airports, Chandler makes a great central location to explore Arizona's scenic wonders, family fun adventures and world-renowned attractions.