Visit Chandler’s Art Walk in Downtown Chandler
Every third Friday night from 5 – 9 pm, join art enthusiasts at ART WALK, strolling galleries, restaurants and the unique retail shops and fun boutiques of Chandler in the East Valley. Downtown Chandler is a charming cluster of historic, renovated retail establishments situated around a small, quaint park, where shade trees create an inviting respite. On Wednesdays, an organic farmer’s market sets up shop at the park.
Xico Inc., , formerly named Xicanindio, is a multidisciplinary arts organization, begun in 1975 by a group of local Chicano and Native American artists. You’ll find diverse, contemporary selections at this eclectic art space with a mission to respect and appreciate the cultural and spiritual heritages of the Latino and Indigenous peoples of the US.
Enjoy a light lunch, dinner or ice cold beer at SanTan Brewing Company a popular mirco-brewery. SanTan boasts six of its own handmade brews on tap in a casual and inviting atmosphere. Happy hour is Monday through Friday from 3-7pm, with a reverse happy hour from 10pm until close, Sunday through Thursday. Like to listen to live music? There’s acoustic rock on Sunday and Wednesday nights.
Vision Gallery is another popular art space for visitors to Chandler’s Art Walk, with a focus on local, contemporary artists. Featuring hundreds of artists, this art space supports Arizona talent.
For a top notch meal or even just for tea (with hundreds of selections), visit Urban Tea Loft , where a hip ambiance creates an ideal setting for unique sandwiches, delicious salads, and their specialty: serving up comfort foods, including fresh-from-the-oven home baked pies