Downtown Chandler is full of great places to dine and hang out with family and friends. Come to enjoy a delicious meal, grab a brew or take in a show at the Chandler Center for the Arts. We have it all.
Dine in the Park
Are you heading to Downtown Chandler for a bite to eat, but not quite ready to sit in a restaurant or you simply want to enjoy the outdoors? Place your to-go order at a Downtown Chandler restaurant, pack your lawn chairs or picnic blanket and take advantage of the extra space at Dr. AJ Chandler Park.
Looking for a gift, Western wear, a wedding dress, or a laugh? Look no further as Downtown Chandler is the home to several eclectic shops and even a laugh factory. Explore Downtown Chandler retail.
Downtown Chandler is home to several award-winning restaurants, casual eateries and popular bars. Dine in Downtown Chandler.
On any given night, there are special events happening in Downtown Chandler! Our partner, the Downtown Chandler Community Partnership (DCCP), keep a list of everything happening in the Entertainment District. There's almost never a dull day or night downtown. For City-sponsored events, visit the City's online calendar for details. Also, if you are interested in renting the stage for an upcoming event, refer to our Special Events webpage. Find Downtown Chandler events.
Get your local produce, freshly made goods, tasty treats and more at the Downtown Chandler Farmers Market every Saturday at Dr. A.J. Chandler Park West, 3 S. Arizona Ave. It's located between Boston and Buffalo streets under the blue ramadas.
September through May
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
June through September
Take a break from shopping and join us for Yoga in the Park. This free, 45-minute class, taught by Yoga’s Arc starts at 10 a.m. and is for all ages and levels. All you need to bring is a mat, sunscreen and water. The class will be located at the large grassy area across from the San Marcos Hotel*.
*If muddy conditions on the grass occur, yoga will be moved to the grassy area next to Crust Restaurants on Commonwealth (across from the SanTan Brewing patio).
The City’s Cultural Development Department oversees the management and operations of the Chandler Center for the Arts, Vision Gallery, Libraries and Museum facilities. Each area offers a variety of services, programs, activities, and special events on a year-round basis. The City Museum also will feature a rotating display at the San Marcos Hotel.
This park is at the heart of the original town square designed by city founder, Dr. A.J. Chandler. It is surrounded by small shops, galleries, restaurants, office buildings, and the historic San Marcos Resort. The park remains a community gathering place and hosts many special events throughout the year.