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Tempe Center for the Arts

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Great place to purchase local artists goods, nice gallery, Wednesday is walk in Wednesdays...hear... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2019
J9605EKlindaw
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My wife and I attended the Celtic Spirit concert at the Tempe Center for the Arts. It was our... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2019
PeteC417
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Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Great place to purchase local artists goods, nice gallery, Wednesday is walk in Wednesdays...hear local musicians or play/sing 2 songs for an audience Bar is open Check out Friday evening happy hour, take a walk around the lake and check out the events calendar

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank J9605EKlindaw
Reviewed January 17, 2019

My wife and I attended the Celtic Spirit concert at the Tempe Center for the Arts. It was our first time there and we were quite impressed. There is major construction going on in the area but TCA handled it very well with a temporary...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PeteC417
Reviewed August 29, 2018

For the past 3 years I've been bussing middle school students to see the childrens theatre. I am always in awe of the outside and inside. There is so much to see. The plays are always an excellent show, and the actors are interactive with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank azangi96
Reviewed July 18, 2018

We went to see the play 42nd Street, and had a wonderful time. This center is a beautiful place. The photo opts are really amazing. We enjoyed the play. Walking around the art exhibit was so cool with interactive exhibits for the kids and adults...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Misssuzan
Reviewed July 9, 2018

My wife and I went to the musical "42nd St" with Debbie Boone, Charles Shaughnessy and Eloise Kropp. My wife's favorite was Eloise, who did the Choreography and played Anytime Annie - but I thought Debbie was the best singer and Charles was the best...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Donovan M
Reviewed March 10, 2018

This is a great place to see a concert. There are several theaters, different sizes. The small Lakeshore Room which holds jazz performances is gorgeous, with a view of Tempe Town Lake and airplanes approaching Sky Harbor Airport. They have occasional free music on Friday...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Roberta R
Reviewed August 18, 2017

We were here for a Batare performance. It was a fantastic performance. The theater was very comfortable. The building had great views and beautiful art. This would be a great venue to host an event. Take the time to walk around the grounds and across...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sonja M
Reviewed May 11, 2017

This is one of the art centers that has distinct atmosphere. If you go for a event, make sure you spend some time at the patio enjoying the view of the water and the park.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Keay_D
Reviewed April 15, 2017

The view from the Tempe Center for the Arts is amazing and a beautiful place for a stroll or rent an area for a wedding. The music in the lobby on Friday nights is always fabulous. However, the regular Comedy review is not worth the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Kathie M
Reviewed February 23, 2017

My first time to the Tempe Center for the Arts was January 14 where I saw Carmen Lundy. Beautiful venue, free parking and incredible entertainment. You can't go wrong with a show here. Intimacy with your favorite performers, a cool vibe and fantastic acoustics. Can't...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Response from Misssuzan | Reviewed this property |
If you are going to a show it is the cost of the show. If not you are welcome to stroll the ground. The art museum is a nominal fee if you don't have show tickets, I believe
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