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Goin to Tempe

Discussion in 'Arizona' started by BlissTaco, Nov 30, 2009.

  1. Nov 30, 2009 at 6:44 PM
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    BlissTaco

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    Yo Zonies, I was recently accepted to ASU for their online MBA program. I am stoked to be a Sun Devil! :woot:
    Anyway, I have a one week orientation on campus and will be in the area from Jan 9 - Jan 15. I am planning to go to the basketball game on Sunday night. Any suggestions as to what I should check out would be cool. I have heard that its a fun town. I am driving from San Diego.
    Thanks!
     
  2. Nov 30, 2009 at 6:50 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Welcome!! Check out Mill Ave. Its lit up pretty cool this time of year. Too many things to really point out...Good thing you'll be here a while! :)
     
  3. Nov 30, 2009 at 6:54 PM
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    congrats on being accepted. my buddy is going to asu too.

    are you going to be living in az since ur going to be takign classes online?
     
  4. Nov 30, 2009 at 6:59 PM
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    AriZonaD54

    AriZonaD54 BANNED in 49 states...

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    Damn Sun Devils!!!

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  5. Nov 30, 2009 at 7:07 PM
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    Thanks. Yep, I am stayin in SD. I only have one week to relive my college days. I am planning on making the most of it though.
     
  6. Nov 30, 2009 at 8:31 PM
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    Sorry AriZonaD54...
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  7. Nov 30, 2009 at 8:50 PM
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    ^ funny.. heh.. have fun while your here..!
     
  8. Dec 1, 2009 at 7:53 PM
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    Thanks everyone. But with all the AZ representation on here I would expect more advice. Any restaurant, bars, or anything of that nature that I should check out?
     
  9. Dec 1, 2009 at 7:55 PM
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    Teds Hot Dogs. Bars...meh....not alot different in the Temp area. Maybe check out Tilted Kilt. Thats a cool place.
     
  10. Dec 1, 2009 at 8:18 PM
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    Just hit up mill, there are a verity of bars/clubs down there, all close together. Then there is scottsdale if you have deep pockets and like dressing up a little, really nice area. Also if you're looking for a bite to eat around campus there is the Chuck Box, awesome burgers.
     
  11. Dec 1, 2009 at 8:20 PM
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    i was there for a day great place friendly people, stayed close to asu and spent the day on mill ave district
     
  12. Dec 4, 2009 at 8:15 AM
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    Cool, thanks fellas. I will definitely check out mill, Teds Hot Dogs and Chuck Box sounds delish, and we have a Tilted Kilt in SD (very nice establishment :cool:).
    Also, I was looking through Yelp. Anyone been to 4 Peaks Brewing? Sounds like a cool place too.
     
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    Dude take it from someone who is going to ASU...RUN AWAY NOW!

    I hate my school and would never recommend anyone going to this joke of a University.

    Yes I'm jaded and proud of it, but Tempe is a cool place with tons of stuff going on.

    if I had to do it again, I would have gone to NAU.
     
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    For sure check out 4 peaks brewery some of the best beers around here and the atmosphere is nice.
     
  15. Dec 4, 2009 at 8:56 AM
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    Undergrade?Not very convincing I think I'll stick to my plan. Thanks though.
     
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    Check out Mill Ave like mentioned above and also Old Town Scottsdale has decent night life and is worth seeing.
     
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