Insider's Tips

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

Michelle Jacoby
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Michelle Jacoby

Michelle Jacoby is James Beard award nominated writer and content producer. An almost-Arizona native (she’s lived here for 30 years), she is a former editor at The Arizona Republic, and has written for several local and national publications. Michelle is also the publisher of BITE Magazine, an online publication that celebrates Arizona’s food, drink and maker communities.

Sweet Treats in Chandler AZ

There’s nothing more comforting than the soul-warming scent of something sweet baking in the oven. Whether your treat of choice is a mile-high layered cake, a frosty ice cream cone, or a classic melt-in-your-mouth chocolate chip cookie, you won’t have to look far for the perfect fix. Chandler is…

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Yoga Classes in Chandler AZ

If a brand-new year has inspired you to embark on a journey of health and well-being, explore the serene and invigorating world of yoga. From tranquil studios to dynamic classes, Chandler’s yoga offerings include a wide range of experiences tailored to all skill levels. Whether you’re a pro at…

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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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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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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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Chandler's Best Chicken Wings

Chicken wings have become a favorite amongst sports fans and a staple at many Chandler sports bars and restaurants. If you’ve ever needed an excuse to eat chicken wings all day, this is it. July 29 th is National Chicken Wing Day, and there’s no better way to celebrate this finger lickin’ good food…

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Top Spots for Chandler’s Best Breakfast Burritos

Ah, the breakfast burrito. A mix of eggs, potatoes and fixings wrapped up in a warm and oh-so soft tortilla, it’s the perfect breakfast for those on-the-go-go-go mornings. Whether you’re looking for a convenient and portable all-in-one meal or want to stay a spell and savor the wonderful flavors…

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Best Bets for a Hamburger in Chandler AZ

There seems to be no end to our appetite for the quintessential hamburger. A juicy patty; crisp lettuce, tomato, pickles and onions; tangy ketchup and mustard; and a soft, pillowy bun—it’s the all-around, perfect meal. If you’re looking for just the right burger to satisfy your cravings, you’re in…

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