Tempe, Arizona is located southeast of Phoenix and is considered a major suburb of the larger city.
Tempe was named after the Valley of Tempe near Mount Olympus in Greece.
Arizona State University is located here, as is the head offices of US Airways. The city was the host of the Fiesta Bowl, although that event is scheduled to move in the future.
The city holds a Tostitos Fiesta Bowl Block Party, which is known as one of the largest New Year’s Eve parties in the country.
Super Bowl XXX was held in Tempe, as were one of the 2004 Presidential debates.
The city has a lively mixture of history, shopping, culture, dining, nightlife, sports, and special events to satisfy just about anyone.
Fun in the sun is the name of the game in Tempe.