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Tempe, Arizona is an excellent choice for Arizona group travel with first-class resorts, a unique blend of indoor and outdoor venues, and team-building adventures.  This meeting destination was named “one of the best locations for small conventions” by, perfect for groups of 10 to 500 attendees. 

Located in the center of the greater Phoenix, Metropolitan area, Tempe is easily accessible by the Valley Metro Rail, 4 freeways that connect to Tempe, and 5 miles from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.  Its location makes it easy for meeting planners who want to boost attendance at their next event, while minimizing transportation planning hassles, headaches, and costs.

At a Glance

  • 22 unique to Tempe venues
  • 51 hotels
  • Largest hotel ballroom, 9,834 square feet
  • 100+ annual events & festivals
  • 170+ shops and restaurants in Downtown Tempe

Group Adventures
Looking for a fun team bonding experience?  Tempe Tourism can arrange a memorable group outing that will wow your attendees, from food, brewery tours, to outdoor adventures. 

Arizona Food Tour
Enjoy a three-hour walking tour of Downtown Tempe where guests can sample some dishes at a few of our favorite restaurants. The tour is appropriately called “Taste of Downtown Tempe Happy Hour Tour”.

Arizona Outdoor Fun
Arizona Outdoor Fun has the largest fleet of ATVs and UTVs in the state and YOU are the driver in this adventure, which combines the thrill of off-roading with the convenience of having a guide lead the way. Navigate winding mountain trails and learn about Arizona’s history and wildlife, with some great stops along the way. Explore Native American ruins, cross the Agua Fria riverbed, visit the site of a former turquoise mine, or try your skills at our outdoor shooting range.

Experience the American West with DETOURS on their professionally guided tours of Arizona. Explore the Grand Canyon with Sedona and Navajo culture, Sedona with Montezuma’s Castle, Tombstone with San Xavier Mission, Antelope Canyon with Horseshoe Bend and Lee’s Ferry, Apache Trail with Dolly Steamboat, City Highlights with Arizona Capitol Museum, and Verde Canyon Railroad with Jerome and the Copper Museum.

Tempe Tourism, ‘Group Tours and Team Bonding in Tempe, AZ’,

Our Partners
The experts at Tempe Tourism strive to connect meeting planners to the ideal property for their conference attendees. In addition, they can curate an ideal selection of venues and activities that will allow the attendees to truly experience the vibrant community that is Tempe. What’s the best way to find out if Tempe is the right fit for your next event? In person, of course, during a site inspection with one of the Tempe Tourism Office sales managers. If you visit Tempe for a site inspection for an upcoming meeting, they will provide you with a closer look at venues that fit your specifications, a little Tempe history and some delicious food. While we create a connection to our city, we’ll have some fun in the process while getting work done and seeing a few saguaro cacti along the way.

Special Offer
Tempe Tourism is offering a booking incentive of up to $2,500 for programs actualized through 31DEC23. Contact us at for more details. 

Contact your GC Account Executive or email us at to plan your next meeting or event!