Holiday shopping can be hectic and sometimes a little overwhelming especially when December sneaks up on you! Whether you are doing some shopping for your father who seems to have everything, your corky auntie Mae who lives a unique gift or the perfect Secret Santa gift, consider something new and uniquely Chandler this holiday season.
Shopping local is incredibly important for our community. By shopping local, you not only find a great and unique gift but help small businesses this holiday season. We have put together a made-in Chandler holiday gift guide featuring a selection of items from local businesses to help you find the perfect holiday gift. For those loved ones who are almost impossible to find gifts for, perhaps purchase gift cards from Chandler restaurants and stores!
For Your Foodie Friend
The Taco Spot
Need to find the perfect stocking stuffer? Look no further! The Taco Spot (a Chandler fan favorite) sells their taco seasoning called, “The Taco Spot Spice”. Taco ‘bout a great gift. You can find it for sale at their Chandler location.
Map: 698 E Chandler Blvd Suite B, Chandler, AZ 85225 or (480) 917-7883
Mingle + Graze
Who doesn’t love handpicked cheeses and charcuterie that are responsibly sourced? We all know someone who loves cheese and wine so why not gift them some specialty cheese and specialty wine or better yet, a custom charcuterie board. Delish!
Map: 48 S San Marcos Pl, Chandler, AZ 85225 or (480) 726-2264
Gifts for the Music Lover
Brindley's Music Center
Have a loved one with a passion for musical instruments or maybe a loved one who wants to learn a new skill? Brindley's is a family-owned, full line music store that has been serving Chandler, Arizona and surrounding communities since 1977. They sell a variety of musical instruments and have highly skilled musical instructors who can get you rolling on your next music journey!
Map: 836 N Arizona Ave, Chandler, AZ 85225 or (480) 963-1468
Spread cheer this year with the gift of music. Zia Records has a collection of vinyl records, collectables, turn tables, apparel, games and other musically related gifts. Check them out at their Chandler location or order from their online website.
Map: 3029 N Alma School Rd, Chandler, AZ 85224 or (480) 857-4942S
Craft Beer, Wine, and Spirits
SanTan Brewing Company
Looking for something that will delight your favorite craft beer aficionado? SanTan Brewing Company offers their unique, 32 oz. CanZilla Growlers, allowing guests to transport their favorite SanTan beer from the pub to their location of choosing. The recyclable cans are single-use, packaged, labeled, and sealed on-site at the pub and the beer stays fresh for up to seven days! The brewery also offers a wide array of apparel, glassware, and accessories making it easy to create the perfect made-in-Arizona beer, holiday gift basket with items available from their online store or when visiting in person.
Map: 8 S. San Marcos Place, Chandler, AZ 85225 or (480) 917-8700
Arizona Mead Co
Have you or your loved ones ever tried mead? It’s a sweet alcoholic beverage that has a rich and colorful history. Mead is made from fermenting honey, and it is quite delicious. Arizona Mead Co was started right here in Chandler, AZ—which makes it a perfect local gift! Pop in or order a bottle online!
Down Time Wines
Down Time Wines offers 40 varieties of small batch, low sulfite wines that are handcrafted and labeled on-site. Tell your loved one how much you car by personalizing a special label for them!
Map: 393 W. Warner Road, Suite 109 Chandler, AZ 85225 or (480) 307-9296
Highland Yard Vintage Market
From the owners of Merchant Square, Arizona’s coveted antique-destination, bringing you Highland Yard Vintage Market, a 4-day shopping extravaganza the weekends of November 10th-13th, November 17th-20th, November 24th-27th, December 1st-4th, and December 8th-11th. Each weekend provides the perfect opportunity to find a gift for everyone on your list. There are over 50 vendors who sell local specialties-- the perfect opportunity to get your loved ones something totally different and unique.
American Way Smokehouse
Located inside Merchant Square, check out the American Way Smokehouse. Not only do they sell incredible sandwiches and salads, but they also have a variety of classic sodas and candy—great for stocking stuffers and little gifts for everyone you’re shopping for this holiday season!
Map: 1509 N. Arizona Avenue Chandler, AZ 85225 or (480) 772-1877
FOUND by Domestic Bliss Holiday Shoppe
Want the most holiday cheer in one room? You must check out The Holiday Shoppe by FOUND by Domestic Bliss. They have a variety of gifts, ornaments, stocking stuffers, and more. Enjoy gazing at their themed Christmas Trees to the tune of your favorite holiday music.
Map: 7131 W Ray Rd Ste 13, Chandler, AZ 85226 or (480) 733-6863
Shea Butter Bar
In need of a little self-care? Shea Butter Bar sells top-quality, 100% organic unrefined Shea butter from Ghana along with natural hair products. You can even make your own during one of their “Sip and Whip” events! Make a custom shea butter for you or as a gift!
Map: 3016 N Dobson Rd Suite 5, Chandler, AZ 85224 or (480) 687-8410
A must-have for every holiday celebration, sweets! Find organic, high-quality artisan chocolates and chocolate bars, handcrafted from the bean at DNA Chocolate. Available for purchase at local farmers markets or via their store website with options for local pickup.
Located in Downtown Chandler, d’Vine Gourmet is Arizona’s premier gourmet food and wine, Arizona gift basket headquarters. Select from a vast array of featured gift baskets and gift boxes, or opt to create your customized basket with made-in-Arizona foods, beer, wine, and an assortment of sweet and salty snacks. No basket is complete without their divine, handcrafted caramels including southwest flavors and seasonal favorites. Convenient shopping is available via the store website or in person at their new Downtown Chandler location.
Map: 72 S. San Marcos Pl., Chandler, AZ 85225 or (480) 275-5320
This gluten-free bakery will have you screaming for more. Celebrating horror/sci-fi fandom, the bakery offers memorabilia from horror and science fiction movies along with fresh baked, gluten-free treats including brownies, cupcakes, cheesecake and more. Grab a few sweet treats for that special someone who has an affinity for sweets and horror!
Map: 3029 N Alma School Rd #117, Chandler, AZ 85224 or (707) 776-6597
There is nothing quite like marrons, especially for the holidays. Why not order a custom pack of macarons for that very special someone. You can find their macarons at the one of the two Pallete Collective Coffee shops in Chandler!
Order custom macarons on their website www.decadentmacaron.com
Peixoto Coffee Roasters
Conveniently located in Downtown Chandler, Peixoto Coffee offers a unique, crop-to-cup experience that celebrates 100+ years of Brazilian family tradition. While the beans are grown in Brazil, the beans are masterfully roasted to perfection right here in Chandler, AZ! Whether you are picking up a full-pound bag of freshly roasted beans, a gift card, or one of their amazing shirts and drinkware – a Peixoto gift for your number one coffee fan is a great choice. Bonus, shoppers may do all their shopping online and pick up in-store. Just be sure to treat yourself to a cup of joy when you pick up your order!
Map: 11 W. Boston St., Chandler AZ 85225 or (480) 275-2843
Sagebrush Coffee, a locally owned coffee shop in Uptown Chandler, sources the best direct trade coffee beans you're sure to find a flavor your coffee connoisseur will love. They don't roast their beans till you order, to ensure the freshest beans. Along with coffee beans and loose tea, they have their favorite pieces of equipment to brew the best cup of coffee in your own home.
Map: 393 W. Warner Rd. Suite 121, Chandler, AZ 85225 or (480) 250-7159
This West Chandler, family-owned coffee roaster specializes in small batch, private label projects for their ethically sourced and fair-trade coffees and has been roasting coffee since 1989. In addition to roasting their coffee on-site, the roastery features a café with a robust selection of teas, coffee and espresso based drinks and fresh bakes pastries. Purchase a bag of coffee beans, corgi inspired mugs, and some sweet treats to give your loved ones a special “moment”. Also, be sure to give Jax (the shop corgi) a snuggle when you’re in!
Map: 4114 W Saturn Way, Chandler, AZ 85226 or (480) 948-8501
Kind Bean is a neighborhood coffee and sweets shop offering a great selection of drip coffee, espresso-based beverages, tea, cold brews and non-coffee drinks including lemonades, Italian spritzers and more—all vegan and cruelty free. Kind Bean also offers a variety of sweet treats dipped in gourmet organic chocolate including home-made marshmallows and assorted gourmet organic chocolates available for purchase.
Map: 1020 E Pecos Rd #7, Chandler, AZ 85225 or (480) 726-8300
Shop Local and Keep it Local with our #ChooseChandler Holiday Gift Guide!
When you choose to support local #ChandlerAZ businesses, you not only find a great gift but help people in our community. Our 2022 #ChooseChandler Holiday Gift Guide features a selection of made-in Chandler or local to Arizona, products to help you find the perfect holiday gift for everyone on your list.
We know there are many options but hope this list will inspire you. Leave YOUR favorite #ShopLocal Chandler spots and gift ideas in the comments below to help support our small business community!