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Jan 31-Feb 2, 2018 - Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show -Phoenix, AZ
February 14, 2018
Most of the more than 1/2 million restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list.
February 4, 2017 - SAVOR Food & Wine Festival - Tucson, Arizona
Tucson Botanical Gardens, 11am-3pm. Tucson’s culinary prestige and slow food movement has been growing each year, and now is the time to Savor. Indulge in the flavors of Southern Arizona’s culinary arts during this inaugural Southern Arizona Food and Wine Festival surrounded by the colorful floral blooms of the Tucson Botanical Gardens. Featuring up to 40 of the regions finest chefs and local restaurants highlighting exceptional menu tastings, this foodie festival will showcase the diversity of the tasty talents throughout the region and conscious cooking. The event will also present fine wine, spirits and craft beer tastings. Tickets: $65 per person (in advance) $75 day of the event. Includes menu and dessert samplings from local chefs, restaurants, wineries, breweries and selected spirits.
February 9-18, 2017 Arizona Beer Week - Statewide, Arizona
Arizona Beer Week, inarguably one of the best weeks of the year for the state’s craft beer lovers happens every February. The Arizona Craft Brewers Guild celebrates craft beer with over 200 events on tap from Flagstaff to Tucson and every brew-lovin’ burg in between. Presented by The Arizona Craft Brewers Guild.
February 10-12, 2017
14th Annual Gourd Festival
Casa Grande, Arizona
Wuertz Farm's Annual "Running of the Gourds" Gourd Festival. Admission $8 (Kids FREE). * Over 100 Gourd Artists & Vendors * Arizona Gourd Society's Judged Show * 4 Days of Reserved Classes (Registartions opens in November) * Kindergourden * Sonoran Desert in Gourds * Flash Gourden * Games * Mini Gourdster Races (Saturday) * Non-Stop Live Musical Entertainment * Wide Variety of Food Booths * Thousands of Dried Gourds for Sale!
February 10-12, 2017 6th Annual Waterfront Fine Art & Wine Festival
Thunderbird Artists, producer of award-winning fine art and wine festivals, lines the banks of the Scottsdale Waterfront with the greatest selection of juried fine arts, fine wines, delectable chocolates and musicians in the Southwest for the Waterfront Fine Art & Wine Festival. Patrons love strolling throughout spectacular paintings, bronzes, glass, stone, copper, clay sculptures, photography and jewelry, while listening to live musical entertainment and sipping fine wines.
The Scottsdale Waterfront is a superb backdrop, which adds romance to the event with reflections across the waters. The Waterfront is located minutes away from 500 specialty shops, boutiques, over 75 contemporary, upscale restaurants and outdoor cafés, high-rise residential buildings and the Scottsdale Art District. The festival also hugs the Southwest’s largest shopping mall – Arizona Fashion Square.
February 11, 2017 Arizona Strong Beer Festival - Phoenix, Arizona
Although strong beers (those with high alcohol content) are the focus at the festival, a huge variety of craft beers — as well as specialty styles and unique, just-for-this-event brews — are made available to festival-goers, who will receive a commemorative tasting glass and tasting tickets. And because food and beer just naturally go together, there will be plenty of top-notch food vendors on hand, serving up tasty eats that wash down well with frosty suds. A DJ will keep the atmosphere rockin’. Presented by the Arizona Craft Brewers Guild.
February 11, 2017 26th Annual Bisbee Chocolate Tasting
Support the Copper Queen Library by enjoying great chocolate!
February 17-19, 2017 5th Annual Surprise Fine Art & Wine Festival
Surprise warrants a weekend stay for the whole family. Surprise Stadium is home for the Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals ‘Spring Training’ and the Surprise Recreation Campus has a fishing lake, along with a 25 court Tennis & Racquet Complex. Surprise is located 20 miles northwest of Phoenix. Just 45 minutes from downtown Phoenix, Surprise is where you can connect with the charm of mountain park lands, a regional lake and the untouched open Sonoran Desert. The neighborhoods are clean, distinctive and unique; it’s no wonder why nine out of 10 residents surveyed recommend Surprise as a place to live and start a business!
February 18-25, 2017 National FFA Week - Nationwide
the week of George Washington's birthday as National FFA Week in recognition of his legacy as an agriculturist and farmer.
February 25-26, 2017 14th Annual Polish Festival - Phoenix, Arizona
Please join us for the Polish Food Festival, which will be hosted by Our Lady of Czestochowa Parish, Phoenix, Arizona. Delicious Polish cuisine and traditional folk dances, fun activities for the whole family. FREE ADMISSION & PARKING, Saturday 10 am - 9 pm, Sunday 10 AM - 5 PM.
February 25-26, 2017 Annual Yuma Lettuce Days - Yuma, Arizona
CANCELLED. For the first time in recent years, Yuma Lettuce Days will not be on the schedule of events for Yuma Ag Week in 2017. "Upon careful consideration, it has been determined that the annual festival requires further research and evaluation to identify how Yuma Lettuce Days fits our mission and, perhaps, develop ways to make the event more sustainable," reads a statement from Linda Morgan, YVB Executive Director. Attendance: 25,000.
February 26-28, 2015
6th Annual Lake Havasu Music Brews and BBQ Championship 2015
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Arizona's Largest and Oldest Professional Sanctioned KCBS Barbeque, and the 2nd Largest event West of the Mississippi. Great Entertainment for the whole Family wrapped into 3 full days of Fun. Family & Kids Fun Zone Carnival & Rides, All Types of Food Vendors, Live & DJ Music Open to Close each day, Micro Brews Taste Sampling & Domestic Beers on Tap, Food Demonstrations, 150 Plus Craft & Wholesale Vendors & Muscle Cars & Motorcycles, RV & Boat Show for a mere $5.00 for a single day entry or just $10.00 per person which is a one-time fee good for the entire 3 days Plus Children under 12 are Free
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