Annual Events & Festivals

Southwest Cajun Fest

Each February, Downtown Chandler comes alive for a festive celebration of Cajun culture, music, entertainment and more in Dr. A.J. Chandler Park.

Chandler Innovation Fair

Chandler dedicates a Saturday each February to the exploration of invention with the Chandler Science Spectacular, which showcases Chandler's businesses, artists, students, and innovators. 

Ostrich Festival

Big on family fun, the Chandler Ostrich Festival is Chandler's largest annual festival.  The event takes place at Tumbleweed Park and is filled with a myriad of ostrich-themed activities, carnival midway, national and regional…

Downtown Chandler Barbeque Festival

Don't miss the best barbeque festival in Chandler! This annual event features an incredible selection of craft beers, whiskey, live music, and a fantastic selection of barbeque. Join us for this two-day festival happening in…

Chandler Jazz Festival

Bourbon Street comes to Downtown Chandler with this jazz-filled weekend highlighting local and national bands at this stellar two-day, open-air festival. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs to the outdoor…

SanTan Oktoberfest

Lace up your dirndl or don your lederhosen and grab a stein - it's time for SanTan Oktoberfest! Bratwurst, pretzels and SanTan Brewing Company's Oktoberfest Lager (a Chandler brewery) set the stage for this…

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