The Ostrich Festival

Chandler’s founder, Dr. Alexander J. Chandler, was one of the first to bring ostriches to the area, beginning a colorful local history of ostrich farming. In honor of this historical fact, the Chandler Chamber of Commerce Ostrich Festival was first held in 1988, and has since become one of the premier festivals in the Southwest. This year, the tradition continues…

Ocotillo Village Health Club & Spa

Plato, the Greek philosopher, believed the part could never be well unless the whole is well. Ocotillo Village Health Club & Spa has taken this concept to another level by creating a community of health and wellness. They treat the body through fitness programs. They soothe the mind in their spa. And they feed the soul in their café, but…

Chandler Parks & Recreation’s Nature App Makes Kids Agents of Discovery

Chandler Parks & Recreation is making it cool to be an outsider, giving park-goers great reason to get outside and explore the natural world around them. Agents of Discovery joined forces with Parks & Recreation and is on a mission to bring educational, interactive gaming to regional and community parks across Chandler.

Night Out with the Arts

One of many great things about living in Chandler is that residents don’t need to travel far to experience a night of culture and the arts. There’s live music, theater, and entertainment options close to home. Here are some fun places to explore.

Chandler Food Trucks

There are common threads that bind many of the Chandler food truck business owners and managers together. They have a passion for delicious and often creative food, along with a strong desire to share it. An entrepreneurial spirit is a must. Most have Instagram and Facebook pages and use them as a homing beacon for foodies. Many have a knack…

Local Escapes

 Article Lynette Carrington | Photography Provided  The Phoenician Resort  The Phoenician has wrapped up an extensive and gorgeous multi-year renovation—the largest undertaken since the property opened in 1988. Everything but the golf course has been completely updated and ready for guests to enjoy fun in the sun and some much deserved indoor pampering, too.