Insider's Tips

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

Best Ways to Explore Chandler with Your Dog

Have to travel for work or maybe heading to Chandler for a mini vacay? Don’t leave your best friend at home. Bring your pup with you to experience Chandler, AZ. Chandler has dog friendly patios restaurants, outdoor recreation opportunities, and even pet-friendly hotels. Dog-friendly restaurants…

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24 Hours in Chandler

You have 24 hours to spend in Chandler. What should you do? The options are endless, so we’ve created an itinerary to help point you in the right direction, from sunup to sundown, breakfast to dinner, and everything in between. Extend your stay and experience a fun-filled 24 hours in Chandler, AZ…

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Top Valentine’s Day Dinners in Chandler, AZ

Arizona sunsets, starlit patios – it’s all so romantic here in the Valentine State. On February 14, 1912, Arizona became the 48th state to join the Union and since then, has been affectionately referred to as the Valentine State. Celebrate Valentine's day in Chandler with dinner, activities or even…

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Top Spots for Waterfront Dining in Chandler

When in Chandler, why not dine with a waterfront view? Enjoy some delicious meals curated by some of the best restaurants in Chandler, AZ. Enjoy fresh ingredients and trendy dishes from hand tossed pizza and fresh pasta to avocado inspired dishes, all while relaxing by the water. These Chandler, AZ…

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A Day of 10,000 Steps in Chandler

Experts suggest humans should take 10,000 steps (or about 5 miles) daily to achieve optimal health. That might sound like an ambitious fitness goal, but we’ve got an itinerary for a day in Chandler that makes it easy to cover your tracks and identifies top spots for where to walk in Chandler…

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Go Beyond the Boardroom in Chandler AZ

There’s a reason that when meeting planners seek a different experience, they turn to Chandler, AZ. Just outside Phoenix, Chandler has all the amenities, including space and accessibility, planners seek for their Arizona meeting. Your group will feel like a big fish in the desert here. From the…

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Top Coffee Shops in Chandler

For coffee lovers, it's a real treat to discover a local coffee shop where you can savor a cup of coffee and connect with the local community. While there are many coffee shops throughout Chandler, there are several that stand out with their own, distinctive local flair. We have you covered with the…

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Chandler Local Spotlight: Hop Social Grill

In today’s world of fast food, fast-casual, fusion cuisine and concept mash-ups, the idea of a tried-and-true tavern gets lost. Somewhere between the relaxed watering hole of a pub and the high-end dining of a steakhouse, tavern hospitality offers the just-right balance of good drinks, good food and…

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Cheers to Chandler's Craft Beer Scene

No stranger to Arizona’s craft beer scene, Chandler is home to many of the state’s local breweries each with its own distinctive pours and personalities. From its bustling downtown to its quiet neighborhoods, grabbing a pint in Chandler is as much about your mood as it is your location. SanTan…

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