Chandler, Arizona’s convenient location lets you explore the best of Arizona with a unique combination of urban energy and relaxed Southwest living. With plenty of family friendly amenities, Chandler is ideal for sightseeing the Valley of the Sun.
Just 20 minutes from two major airports—PHX Sky Harbor International and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway—getting to Chandler is a cinch. You’ll discover a lively dining scene, arts & culture venues, award-winning golf, world-class shopping, exciting festivals, a vibrant downtown, and abundant sunshine in Chandler.
In downtown Chandler an eclectic mix of local dining, culture and shopping will give you an up-close and personal way to experience the city. On foot, stroll the trellis-covered walkways and colonnades from a shop selling arts and handicrafts made from Arizona artists to restaurants and watering holes serving craft beers, specialty teas, wine and a variety of foods from American to Mexican to Thai. Downtown also features many festivals and events including an Art Walk held the third Friday of each month.
Whether toddlers, tweens or teens, Chandler has a variety of experiences to keep kids occupied with plenty of kid friendly activities to jump, splash, skate, explore Chandler. From an 1880’s western town experience or the opportunity to view live desert creatures like snakes and scorpions (all in cages, thankfully!) at the Environmental Education Center at Veteran’s Oasis Park or an open-air train ride and carousel at Desert Breeze Park.
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