Insider's Tips

Curated by Visit Chandler staff, get the inside scoop on all the things that visitors and local love about Chandler.

Exploring Veterans Oasis Park

Surrounded by cozy neighborhoods in southeast Chandler, Veterans Oasis Park isn’t just a park—it’s a place where you can connect with nature, explore the wonders of the desert, and honor those who have served our country. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, the park offers a respite from the hustle…

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10 Places to Order a Bloody Mary in Chandler

Champagne may be the drink of choice on New Year’s Eve, but January 1 st is all about the Bloody Mary, especially for those who may have had too much bubbly the night before. The tomato juice and vodka-based cocktail is so popular on January 1 the day has been designated National Bloody Mary Day…

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New Year's Eve in Chandler, AZ

Ring in New Year’s Eve 2023 with our guide to NYE events and celebrations in Chandler, Arizona. Whether you want to dance, laugh, or eat your way into 2024, we have a list of some of the best places in Chandler where you can celebrate! Chandler Restaurants to Spend New Year's Eve 2023 The Brickyard…

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20 Things to Do in Chandler in the New Year

This year, resolve to discover some of Chandler’s best events, attractions, and things to do. To get you started, we've put together a list of 20 things to do in Chandler for the New Year! 1. Run with your girlfriends. Designed to empower women, Arizona’s largest all-female running event, the SHE…

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9 Ways to Enjoy a Chandler Winter

While frigid weather takes hold of most of the country this winter, Arizona enviably basks in the warm rays of the desert sun with daily highs in the 60s and 70s —making a bevy of things to do in Chandler even more enjoyable. If you’re looking for a few fun things to do these winter months, here are…

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Where to Eat in Chandler on Christmas Day

Whether you’re traveling for business or visiting for the holidays, Chandler has a host of wonderful options for where to eat on Christmas Day, along with some must-see holiday activities. Here’s a list of restaurants open in Chandler AZ on Christmas Day (don’t forget to make reservations in…

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Where to Find Tamales in Chandler

In the southwest, tamales are synonymous with the holiday season. Featuring a steamed corn dough, masa, filled with a variety of meats, vegetables, and chiles, the tamales are wrapped and steamed in corn husks and often topped with a spicy sauce. These delicacies are a real labor of love involving…

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Make Memories this Holiday Season in Chandler, AZ

It’s time to celebrate the holidays! Whether you’re looking for a festive family outing or are interested in the spirit of giving, here are some suggestions for avoiding the holi-daze and making #ChandlerMemories in Arizona this holiday season. Sugarland Take a sweet holiday stroll in Downtown…

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