There are several places to eat around the competition area, highlighted in orange.
All of these are located within ~2 miles of the venue.
If you are flying into PHX (Phoenix Sky Harbor), Gilbert is approximately a 20 mile drive. To get to Gilbert, Travel on the AZ-202 Loop E, then merge onto AZ-101 Loop South, and finally onto US-60 East. Exit the US-60 on Greenfield, and travel South. The venue is on the intersection of Greenfield and Elliot.
The closest airport (10 minutes) to the venue is Phoenix-Mesa Gateway, however, few airports offer flights to this airport. Both Allegient and Spirit Airlines fly to Gateway.
Some nearby hotels include:
Residence Inn Phoenix Gilbert (2.4 Miles)
DoubleTree Gilbert (2.4 Miles)
Best Western Legacy Inn Mesa (3.2 Miles)
Super 8 Phoenix Mesa (3.9 Miles)
Transportation: If you do not have a personal form of transportation, Phoenix does offer forms of public transportation, known as Valley Metro. This includes the Light Rail and Buses.
Phoenix also has a Taxi service.