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Social Event, Benefit/Fundraiser, Children, Craft Show, Fair/Festival, For the Family, Food/Tasting, Community Event, Holiday
"Breakfast with Santa" Presented by HD South and Snooze Eatery
Bring the kids to enjoy Breakfast with Santa right here at HD SOUTH. Food will be catered by Snooze, An A.M Eatery. Tickets are $10 per person and must be purchased in advance. A photo op with Santa is included at no charge, bring your camera (or have your phone handy) to snap your shots! Food provided by Snooze, an A.M. Eatery.
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Community Event, Benefit/Fundraiser, Food/Tasting
5th Annual Harvest Moon
Join us for a unique dining experience under a full moon at the Omni Montelucia Resort in Scottsdale. C-CAP High School Students & Teachers paired with 30 top local Chefs will dazzle your taste buds with sweet and savory small plates. Musical entertainment and beverages included. Nationally: Led by chef, author, and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson as board co-chair, Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP) is a national non-profit that educates and guides underserved high school students toward a bright future. Through our holistic approach to culinary training and career exploration, C-CAP prepares students for the workplace through chef mentoring, field trips, job shadows, work experience and job skills, and college and career advising. Founded by culinary educator and cookbook author Richard Grausman, C-CAP impacts over 17,500 students a year and has also awarded over $56 million in scholarships since its inception. Countless C-CAP alumni work throughout the country and are guiding the future leaders of the culinary and hospitality industry. Harvest Moon Feast is created and benefits the local Arizonal C-CAP Chapter and the Les Dames d'Escoffier - Phoenix Chapter
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Food/Tasting, Fair/Festival, Benefit/Fundraiser
6th Annual Live and Local Festival
Event passes are now on sale for the sixth annual Live & Local evening festival celebrating Arizona food, music, beer and spirits. Live & Local is presented by GoDaddy and will take place on Sunday, November 11 from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Live & Local will take over The District at Desert Ridge Marketplace for the second year in a row as a benefit for the 20,000 youth served by Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale (BGCS). Live & Local is hosted by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale Associate Board in partnership with Arizona Restaurant Association and is supported by community corporate sponsors. Live & Local features local restaurants, mixologists and performers. Sponsorship opportunities are available including ticket packages and inclusion on promotional materials. The early bird discounted price for event passes is $110 each available until September 15. Standard pricing of $150 per pass begins after that. Event passes include drink samples from multiple full cocktail bars, a beer garden, wine stations and dish samples from more than 20 local restaurants. Passes also include access to on-stage entertainment including DJ Miss Mixx and Nate Nathan & The MacDaddy-Os.
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Food/Tasting, Living History, Benefit/Fundraiser
9th Annual Chandler Chuck Wagon Cook-off
Experience a rare, up-close look at Western history during this free, family-friendly culinary event. Authentic 1880s chuck wagon teams from around the West use historic cooking methods to create the best meals fit for the trail. Wagon teams win prizes in various food categories and the public can purchase these unique chuck wagon meals. Saturday lunch meal tickets are $15 and go on sale at 10 am, November 10. Meal tickets sell out quickly! In addition, advanced tickets for a chuck wagon-style meal from a local eatery available online. Enjoy Western history, cooking demonstrations, unique vendors and live music. Details at https://www.pardnersoftumbleweedranch.org Hosted by the Pardners of Tumbleweed Ranch, a 501c3 entity, and the Chandler Museum. Funds raised help develop educational outreach opportunities at Tumbleweed Ranch.
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Food/Tasting,Fair/Festival,Rock,Social Event
Annual Rio de Cerveza Brew Fest
The Yuma Visitors Bureau hosts this annual event featuring craft beers from throughout the Southwest. Patrons can expect to enjoy beer tastings, local food vendors, live music and entertainment and more.
www.riodecerveza.com
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Fair/Festival, Farmers' Market, Food/Tasting
Arizona Fall Festival
The Arizona Fall Fest presented by Local First Arizona is a free, family-friendly (and dog-friendly!) celebration of all things uniquely Arizona. The festival will take place at Hance Park, on Moreland between 1st & 3rd Street (between Burton Barr Library and Phoenix Center of the Arts). The Arizona Fall Fest is the only exclusively Arizona festival of its size. Here's what to expect at this year's event: More than 200 vendors representing Arizona’s favorite local businesses; Food samples from some of the best Arizona restaurants, local chefs, and food trucks; The Hensley Beverage Company Beverage Garden featuring Arizona-produced wine, beer, and spirits; Live entertainment on multiple stages showcasing exclusively Arizona talent including cultural groups from across the state; Games and entertainment in the Sports Zone with representatives from several of Arizona’s professional sports teams. The official ‘Kid Zone’ made possible by Sprouts Farmers Market and Tuft & Needle, featuring crafts, games and activities for kids and families; plus much more.
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Children,General,Fair/Festival,Animals,For the Family,Antiques,Craft Show,Community Event,Food/Tasting
Arizona State Fair
Arizonans have been meeting and making memories at the Arizona State Fair for more than 100 years. Now with over a million guest each year, we welcome you to indulge all your senses at Arizona's original playground. Find yourself in the middle of the midway enjoying everything from crazy fair food, rides and games, to an exciting event in the Grandstand and to end the night, a live concert at the Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum! Arizona's largest event is back October 5th to October 28th! #AZStateFair
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Signing/Readings, Food/Tasting
Author Bob Boze Bell: The Illustrated Life and Times of Wild Bill Hickok
Bob Boze Bell will present and sign copies of his new book, Illustrated Life and Times of Wild Bill Hickok, at Bryan’s Side Door in Cave Creek, on Thursday, November 8th, 2018, from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Admission of $20 includes a Bryan’s BBQ Buffet, book discussion and signing. Books will be available at the event for purchase. Seating is limited and guests must make a reservation prior to the event by calling 480-575-7155 at Bryan’s BBQ. Bob will also discuss his book The 66 Kid, Life on The Mother Road. The “Prince of Pistoleers” meets the “Prince of Western History” in the much anticipated newly released book from Bob Boze Bell, The Illustrated Life and Times of Wild Bill Hickok. The book is chock full of great art, rare photos, authoritative history, and that unique dose of Boze whimsy that True West Magazine readers have come to expect. Bell is the co-owner and publisher of True West magazine and the host of Outrageous Arizona, an Emmy-winning documentary about Arizona's road to statehood. He has published and illustrated groundbreaking books on Wyatt Earp, Billy the Kid, and Doc Holliday, as well as his series entitled Classic Gunfights.
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Signing/Readings, Food/Tasting
Author Book Signing, Talk and BBQ Dinner:
Best Selling Mystery Author, C.C. Harrison will kick off the Author Events at Bryan’s Black Mountain Barbecue in Cave Creek, AZ. With C.C.’s latest book “Death By G-String”. The event includes BBQ Buffet Dinner, Author discussion and signing plus a chance to win a Fender Venice Soprano Ukulele! Each sign-up will be given a ticket for a chance to win. Chances are great since there is a 40-person limit. Books are available at Western Delights, next to Bryan’s BBQ. Guests must reserve their seat prior to the event since seating is limited. Call Bryan’s BBQ at (480)575-7155.
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Children,General,Food/Tasting,For the Family
Aviation Fascination
The East Valley is about to take off on Friday, November 16th from 5-7:30 pm at the Commemorative Air Force Museum located at the SW corner of Falcon Field in Mesa. A partnership between the Arizona Commemorative Air Force and the Mesa Chamber of Commerce, this free, open to the public event will featuring over 25 aircraft on display, including the Boeing Apache Helicopter. For more details visit: aviationfascination.com or call 480-969-1307.
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