Scottsdale Culinary Festival

Saturday, April 8 | 12-9PM & Sunday, April 9 | 12-6PM

The Scottsdale Culinary Festival weekend provides the opportunity to taste as many foods from as many restaurants as your stomach will allow on acres of park bliss.

We encourage all of our attendees to please drink responsibly.

*Due to the high number of expected attendees, lawn chairs will not be permitted.*

GENERAL ADMISSION

$12 ONLINE | $15 DOOR

Tickets include admission into the Festival, access to specialty areas (except the beer garden), and live music. Food and beverage sold separately. All ages welcome. 12 and under FREE.

VIP EXPERIENCE

$150 SATURDAY | $125 SUNDAY

Tickets include everything in general admission plus premiere entertainment viewing, catered food inside the VIP tent, complimentary drinks throughout the grounds, exclusive demo seating, and access to the beer garden. MUST BE 21+.

BEER GARDEN

$42 ONLINE | $45 DOOR

Tickets include everything in general admission plus 20, 4-oz beer samples and a souvenir tasting mug. Food sold separately. MUST BE 21+.

WHAT TO EAT

Aioli Burger
Angelo's Italian Ice & Gelato
Beignet Babes
Bodega 13
BOSS Pizza
Bourbon & Bones
Bourbon Jacks
DC's Smokin BBQ
Dos Gringos
Garcia's Mexican Restaurant
Grimaldis
Hog Wild BBQ
Honey Bear's BBQ
Jamba Juice
Lulu's Italian Ice
Marigold Maison
Merkin Vineyards Osteria
Nina's Concessions
Paula Jacqueline Cakes and Pastries
Pita Jungle
Pork on a Fork BBQ
Roka Akor
Shake Shack
Sonata
Spinato's Pizzeria
Squid Ink Sushi
Sushi Roku 2017
The Crepe Club
The Lemongrass Shack
The Neighborhood Treatery
Tukees Tamales
Two Brothers Brewing Company
Yard House
Zzz More Coming

DIETARY RESTRICTIONS

PLEASE SEE LIST BELOW OF RESTAURANTS OFFERING GLUTEN FREE, VEGETARIAN AND VEGAN OPTIONS **MAKE SURE TO GRAB AN EVENT MAP TO SEE WHERE EACH RESTAURANT IS LOCATED
GF = GLUTEN FREE | V = VEGETARIAN | V+ = VEGAN

Hog Wild Pit Bar-B-Q GF, V
Squid Ink Sushi V
Lulu’s Sorbetto GF, V, V+
Marigold Maison GF, V, V+
Pita Jungle GF, V, V+
Grimaldi’s V
DC’s Smokin BBQ V
Beignet Babe V
Sonata’s Restaurant GF
Honey Bear’s BBQ GF, V
Angelo’s Italian Ice V, V+
Pork on a Fork V
Aioli Gourmet Burgers GF, V, V+
Bourbon Jacks V
Jamba Juice GF, V
The Crepe Club GF, V
Nina’s Concessions V
Paula Jacqueline Cakes and Pastries V
Spinato’s Pizzeria V
The Neighborhood Treatery GF, V
Two Brother’s Tap House V
Tukee’s Tamales GF, V
Merkin Vineyards Osteria V
Bodega 13 GF, V

 

LIVE MUSIC

20 BANDS ACROSS FOUR ENTERTAINMENT STAGES

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CORPORATE CABANAS

SAT 12-9 | SUN 12-6

PRIVATE CABANA SEATING Want an more private experience? Private cabana seating is available for groups with all the perks of VIP tickets plus your own private lounge space. Treat your family, friends or clients to this exclusive opportunity. Limited cabanas available. MUST BE 21+.

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VIP AT THE FESTIVAL

SAT 12-9 | SUN 12-6

VIP TENT Tickets include everything in general admission plus premiere entertainment viewing, catered food inside the VIP tent, complimentary drinks throughout the grounds, exclusive demo seating, and access to the beer garden. MUST BE 21+.

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LOCAL LOUNGE

SAT 12-6 | SUN 12-6

New to the Scottsdale Culinary Festival in 2017, the Festival’s Local Lounge presented by Hensley Beverage Co. will showcase local wineries, spirits, and craft beer from around the state of Arizona. Must be 21+.

 

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BEER GARDEN

SAT 12-7 | SUN 12-6

The beer garden presented by Four Peaks Brewing Company gathers 200 specialty beers and some of your favorite local establishments to create a party unto itself. Talk to craft brewers and distributors  as you enjoy superior sights, sounds and suds. Tickets get you admission into the Festival, 20 four oz. beer samples, and a souvenir tasting mug. MUST BE 21+.

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CULINARY EXPERIENCE TENT

SAT & SUN

Learn and experience what Arizona has to offer with local culinary experts. FREE with admission.

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FAMILY ZONE

SAT & SUN 12-5PM

Brought the kids along? Make sure to stop by for face painting, bouncy house, carnival games (with prizes!), crafts, and more! FREE admission with your Festival admission ticket. Kids 12 and Under free.

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TEEN COOK OFF: CHALLENGE TO THE CHEFS

PRELIMINARY ROUNDS SATURDAY
FINALE SUNDAY

Watch young chefs from around the Valley compete in this exciting culinary challenge! Five teams compete, only one can win. FREE with admission.

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TITO'S HANDMADE VODKA DECK

SAT 12-9 | SUN 12-6

Get the party started by heading to the two-level Tito’s Handmade Vodka deck for cocktails with a view overlooking the Festival’s Cactus stage. MUST BE 21+.

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WINE GARDEN

SAT 12-9 | SUN 12-6

Relax as you taste different wine varietals in the serenity of the rose garden. MUST BE 21+.

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BIG GREEN EGG TENT

Visit the “Grill-tainment Zone” hosted by Big Green Egg. Experience incredible flavors of wood-fired cooking on the Big Green Egg. Interact with our chefs while they cook Latin favorites such as Tacos Al Pastor, grilled corn, rice, pizza, desserts  and more.

 

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THINGS TO DO

LIVE MUSIC

20 Bands across 3 stages

CHEF DEMOS

Chef Demonstrations inside of the Center for the Performing Arts

WIN

Raffle prizes available

AWARDS

See who takes home Best Booth, Best Food & Best Dessert!

EAT

Food from over 40 of the Valley’s favorite restaurants

PLAY

Extra large yard games throughout the Festival grounds

CULINARY EXPERIENCE TENT

Meet, listen and learn from experts in the culinary world

DRINK

Beer Garden
Wine Garden
Vodka Tent
Spirits Lounge

TEEN COOK OFF

See AZ Teens compete in a cook-off challenge. Winner to be awarded a scholarship on-stage Sunday!

WHEN & WHERE

APRIL 8 & 9

Saturday 12-9PM
Sunday 12-6PM

SCOTTSDALE CIVIC CENTER MALL

7380 E 2nd Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Scottsdale Civic Center Mall

SPONSORS

SIGNATURE

Budweiser
Stella Artois
Tito's

PLATINUM

AAA Four Peaks Brewing Company
Budweiser
Francis Ford Coppola
Lincoln
Stella Artois
Sub Zero Wolf
Tito's

GOLD FORK

Barefoot
Big Green Egg
City of Scottsdale
Pismo Beach
Three Amigos

SILVER SPOON

Java Monster
KIND

BRONZE KNIFE

Direct Source
Elite Restaurants
FIJI water
Powercrunch
SRP

MEDIA PARTNERS

Arizona Sports
AZ Foodie
East Valley Moms Blog
KTAR
Mix 96.9
Phoenix New Times
Yelp

SPECIAL THANKS

Beacon Marketing
Camelback Medical Centers
Experience Scottsdale
HDE Agency
Tremaine Ranch