Chandler is but twenty minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport and is conveniently located to all Valley of the Sun attractions. With a population of over 218,000 friendly people, Chandler is one of America’s fastest growing cities. Three major freeways connect Chandler to all major metro area centers, hotels, fine dining, cultural venues and popular attractions. Its school systems are continuously rated among the nation’s best and the Chandler-Gilbert Community College is a rapidly expanding academic standard. Chandler is home to the largest shopping center in Arizona, the Chandler Fashion Center with over 180 shops, restaurants and entertainment spots. Chandler Az has been named the safest city in Arizona by a national research firm. For more info, checkout Visit Chandler.com.
Chandler Ostrich Festival
Chandler and Maricopa County once led the nation in ostrich farming for their expensive plumes. As a way of celebrating that tradition, the Annual Ostrich Festival was created in 1989. The three-day fun-filled event features ostrich races, a parade, a carnival of thrilling rides, great food, arts and crafts, a Kids recreation area and stage entertainment by both local and nationally known entertainers.
Chandler Center of the Arts
An inclusive cultural institution of performing arts and diverse Theatre performances including the sounds of the Chandler San Marcos Symphony. Concerts, dance performances, magic shows and theatre plays.