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    Scottsdale League for the Arts’

    April 13, 2018

    7pm – 11pm

    Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts

     

    ADMISSION

    $85 PRESALE | $100 DAY OF EVENT

    The Cocktail Society admits ages 21+ only

    Includes:

    Complimentary cocktails

    Unlimited fine food tastings

    Live music and whimsical entertainment

    TO EAT & DRINK

    Arizona Distilling
    Artizen Crafted American Kitchen & Bar
    Barefoot
    Fogo de Chão
    Heidi's Events & Catering
    Nitro Live Icecreamery
    Roger Clyne's Mexican Moonshine
    Sonata
    Stella Artois
    The Canal Club
    The Wright Bar
    Three Amigos
    Three Wells Distilling
    Tito's Handmade Vodka
    Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar
    Weft & Warp Art Bar

    More Restaurants & Cocktail participants to be announced soon!

    TO SEE & DO

    Showstoppers Interactive Entertainment is a unique entertainment concept designed to involve the audience from the moment The Cocktail Society begins. Showstoppers high energy entertainment and theme based customization is sure the make the opening night to the 40th Anniversary Scottsdale Culinary Festival a night to remember . With Aerial Bartenders, Living Art, Silk Aerialists, Contact Jugglers, and Contortionists they will take all guests beyond the boundaries of traditional entertainment to levels of fun and excitement that are guaranteed to leave them wanting more!  

    AERIAL BARTENDERS

    LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

    LIVE ART

    LIVE SENSORY EXPERIENCE


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    An interactive experience of aromas and how they impact the sense of taste. Sample infused vodka and infused bourbon sponsored by Couple of Bartenders- with a unique twist. Featuring SensMood’s Prena Mirchandani- flavor and fragrance expert with 20 years of experience in connecting emotion and color to the senses of smell and taste. CLICK HERE to learn more about Prena.

    Black Shaker photos above by Lisa Olson Photography

    COCKTAIL EXPERIENCE

    Black Shaker, an exclusive cocktail catering company, will be providing an experience including edible cocktails, molecular mixology, and personalized signature beverages created by their award winning mixologists exclusively for The Cocktail Society.

    DJ Drea

    DESERT HOUSE PRODUCTIONS

    Recognized as one of Arizona’s most sought-after DJs and co-founder of Desert House Productions, DJ Drea certainly knows a thing or two when it comes to DJing. With more than a decade’s worth of experience, Drea has amassed an expansive musical library, an impressive list of clientele, including Facebook, Trader Joe’s, and the Arizona Diamondbacks, and the title of “Top Club DJ in Metro Phoenix” by Arizona Republic. 

    WHEN & WHERE

    FRIDAY, APRIL 13

    7:00-11:00PM

    SCOTTSDALE CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

    7380 E 2nd Street
    Scottsdale, AZ 85251

    Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts

    HOST SPONSOR

     

     

     

     

    SPECIAL THANKS

    Sensmood
    Couple of Bartenders
    Black Shaker
    Three Amigos
    Fotobot
    Stella Artois
    Tito's Handmade Vodka
    Lincoln
    Yelp
    Hensley Beverage Company
    Java Monster
    Barefoot

     

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

    What do I get with my ticket?

    Tickets to The Cocktail Society are all-inclusive. Your tickets gets you drink samples, unlimited food samples, live entertainment and access to all event experiences.

    Can I buy tickets at the door?

    Tickets will be sold at the door for an elevated price and according to availability.

    Will this event be indoors/outdoors?

    The event will be both indoors and outdoors.

    What is the dress code?

    The dress code for the evening will be cocktail attire (dress to impress!)

    What charities does this event support?

    The host organization, Scottsdale League for the Arts (SLA), is a nonprofit that raises money for local arts and arts education programs. 100% of net proceeds raised at events goes directly back to the community through the SLA’s annual grants program. To view a list of this year’s recipients, click here.

    Is my ticket tax deductible?

    The tax deductible amount of your ticket purchase is limited to the excess of the amount contributed over the fair market value of the ticket less any associated taxes and fees paid. You should work with your tax professional to determine the tax deductible amount (if any).

    Where can I park?

    There is a lot adjacent to the venue as well as street parking throughout Old Town Scottsdale.

    Do I have to be 21 or over to attend this event?

    Yes, no one under the age of 21 is permitted to attend this event. All IDs will be checked prior to entrance.

    How can I learn more about becoming a vendor?

    If you would like to learn more about becoming a vendor at this or any other events, please contact:
    Isabel Ortiz
    Event Manager 
    isabel@scottsdaleculinaryfestival.org