Insider's Tips

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

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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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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Chandler Local Spotlight: Craft 64

With “Local” being the buzzword in the dining industry, Craft 64 in Downtown Chandler is not just marketing lip service. The wood-fired restaurant and bar, which is known for its craft pizza and beer, specializes in scratch, organic fare and is committed to making sure its supply footprint stays in…

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Great Places for Craft Cocktails in Chandler

Whether you want to kick off your evening with a creative concoction, enjoy a classic with dinner, or sip a sophisticated drink at the end of the night, or for the best bars in Chandler - you don’t have to go far for a craft cocktail. Here is our list of great places to find the best cocktails in…

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Live Music in Downtown Chandler

If you’re in Downtown Chandler looking to hear live tunes, you’re in luck. Downtown Chandler is home to 11 entertainment stages, and you can hear live music almost every night. Here are just a few spots where you can enjoy live music. Bourbon Jacks American Tavern Country music fans will want to…

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Chandler Local Spotlight: The Stillery

The Stillery has brought an authentic piece of Nashville to bustling Downtown Chandler with its nightly live country music performances, mason jar cocktails, and spicy Nashville hot chicken sandwiches. The gastropub’s first two locations were opened by business partners Steve Sargent and Steve…

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A Bird's Eye View of The Perch in Chandler, AZ

The Perch is the type of brewery you tell friends about—the beer is outstanding, live music plays five nights a week, and the misted patio is home to more than 70 rescue birds. It also boasts one of the best rooftops in the Valley following a $1.5 million renovation that tripled its size. “We hear…

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Best Spots for a Picnic in Chandler, Arizona

One of the best ways to enjoy our 300 plus days of sunshine per year is with a picnic at a park in Chandler, Arizona. While you can spread a blanket and dine al fresco at any one of the city’s more than 60 neighborhood and community parks, for a full day of family fun, pack a basket and head to one…

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Enjoy a Slice of Heaven at these Chandler Pizza Joints

There’s nothing more pleasing than a piping-hot pizza bubbling over with a golden layer of cheese and heaped with a variety of fresh toppings. It is, hands down, the quintessential comfort food. When pizza sure would hit the spot, pop into these Chandler pizzerias for some of the best slices in…

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Downtown Chandler Murals That Will Inspire You

If you’re a true art lover, follow a trail through Downtown Chandler, where you’ll encounter colorful street art and murals that give you a glimpse into the city’s diverse community. From vibrant works that revisit Chandler’s rich history to dynamic depictions of the burgeoning city and all that it…

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