For all media inquiries, please contact:

Erica Knight
Knight Agency

Melody Pierce: Melody@Knight.Agency 480-542-0196


Thank you for your interest in the Scottsdale League for the Arts’ 2018-2019 event season. To apply for a Media Pass, read the guidelines below before filling out the Official Application Form. Requests are subject to approval.

Please submit ONE application per publication and per event at least 14 days before the event. Approved journalists will receive a Media Pass that will grant full event access.

In order to be considered for media credentials, you MUST BE ON ASSIGNMENT. Exceptions may be made for select freelancers with a track record of placement in preferred publications. Please share details of your advance, live and post-coverage plans. Consideration will be given for added social media exposure.
Editors: One journalist and one photographer from each team will be considered. Requests for additional attendees can be sent to The Knight Agency.

Contact Melody at 480.447.9996 or Melody@Knight.Agency with questions.
We appreciate your interest in covering the Scottsdale League for the Arts’ upcoming year of culinary events. We look forward to working together.

Click for Official Media Application Form

Past media coverage


Scottsdale Culinary Festival – AZ Red Book
Don’t Miss the Return of the Scottsdale Culinary Festival… – Fiat of Scottsdale
Eat, Drink and Be Merry at the Annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival – Van Buick GMC
Apply to Judge the Scottsdale Culinary Festival – TheCW6
Are you Arizona’s Foodiest Foodie?… – AZ Culture
Scottsdale Culinary Festival Returns… – Geeks Who Eat
You don’t want to miss these top food, drink events in April around Phoenix – Arizona Republic
Scottsdale Culinary Festival 2017 – Phoenix About
Scottsdale Culinary Festival – Experience Scottsdale
Scottsdale Culinary Festival Accepting Applications… – KTAR Radio
Everything You Must Do in Phoenix This Spring – Thrillist
12 Food Experiences to Have in Arizona Before You Die – Matador Network
LeAnn Rimes to Headline Scottsdale Culinary Festival – Arizona Foothills Magazine
Top 5 Reasons to go to the Scottsdale Culinary Festival – Wine Taste Travel
Scottsdale Culinary Festival Returns… – Macaroni Kid
10 Best Food Festivals to See this Spring – Jetsetter Magazine
Enter to Be Arizona’s Foodiest Foodie – Phoenix NewTimes
Scottsdale Culinary Festival w/ Headliner LeAnn Rimes – Yay Baby Blog
Scottsdale Culinary Festival – Yay Baby Blog
April 2017 Issue – The Entertainer!
Back to Her Roots: LeAnn Rimes… –
Scottsdale Culinary Festival – AZ Foodie
50 States: 50 Spring Food Festivals – USA Today
Food Galore for Desert Redbirds… – ISU
Are you a Foodie? –

Scottsdale Culinary Festival – 2017 – Eating A2Z
Scottsdale Culinary Festival Weekend – Arizona Midday
The Cocktail Society – AZ Foodie
The Cocktail Society: Friday April 7 – Local Lily
The Cocktail Society: Scottsdale’s Best Party – Arizona Foothills Magazine
The Cocktail Society – Fabulous Arizona
March 2017 Issue – The Entertainer!
James Beard Benefit Dinner – Write on Rubee
Friends of James Beard Benefit Dinner – Visit Arizona
Scottsdale Culinary Festival – Best 2017 Festivals
Let the Burger Battle Begin! – 3TV Phoenix
I Don’t Want None Unless you Got Buns, Hun! – AZ Foodie
March 2017 Issue – So Scottsdale
Burger Battle 2017 – Phoenix Magazine
Barrel & Board – AZ Foodie
Scottsdale Culinary Festival’s Burger Battle – Cocktails and Cactus
Taste Tidbits – Arizona Foothills Magazine
Arizona Eateries Compete for Best Burger Crown – Student Project
17 Food and Drink Festivals… – Phoenix NewTimes
A Burger Battle… – Phoenix NewTimes
Get Your Belly Ready for the 2017 Burger Battle – Phoenix Bites
Scottsdale Culinary Festival Burger Battle – Aioli Burger
Scottsdale Culinary Festival’s Barrel + Board – Cocktails and Cactus
The 2nd Annual Barrel + Board Moves… – Pulling Corks & Forks
Devour Bartending Competition, Barrel + Board, And More – Phoenix NewTimes
Barrel & Board Returns for Second Year… – Geeks Who Eat
Barrel & Board – Downtown Chandler
Top Food, drink events in January… –
Chocolate & Wine – AZ Foodie
Scottsdale Culinary Festival’s Chocolate and Wine Experience – Cocktails and Cactus
Tacolandia, Chocolate and Wine Experience, and More in Metro Phoenix from Jan. 23 to Jan. 29 – Phoenix NewTimes
Experience “Chocolate & Wine” like Never Before – 3TV Phoenix
The Scottsdale Culinary Festival: Chocolate & Wine Experience – Write on Rubee
The Chocolate & Wine Experience –
Chocolate and Wine Experience – Event Crazy
Chocolate and Wine Experience – Front Doors Media
The Chocolate and Wine Experience – AZ Big Media
Chocolate & Wine Experience –
Scottsdale Culinary Festival Chocolate & Wine Experience – Aioli Burger
Now This is a Sweet Experience – The Real Housewife of Scottsdale
Chocolate and Wine Experience at the Saguaro Scottsdale – Wander with Wonder
Chocolate & Wine Experience – Arcadia News
Time to Plan for the Scottsdale Culinary Festival – The Daily Meal
Phoenix festivals: 40 delicious food festivals… –
Things to do in Phoenix: 15 Things… –
Chocolate and Wine Experience – Canada to Arizona
Chocolate & Wine Experience – Modern Luxury Magazine
10 Things to Do This Weekend in Phoenix – Arizona Foothills Magazine
Sweet Treats & Wine at the Chocolate & Wine Experience… – Pulling Corks & Forks
Scottsdale Culinary Festival’s Chocolate and Wine Experience Moves… – Geeks Who Eat
26 Food and Drink Festivals… – Phoenix NewTimes
Friends of James Beard Benefit Dinner – The Entertainer
Best food, drink events in March 2017 in metro Phoenix –
Don’t Miss Arizona’s Longest Running Culinary Event –


Scottsdale Convention &Visitors Bureau
Arizona Foodie
Trip Advisor
Local Wine Events
AZ Night Out
Geeks who Eat
Phoenix New Times
The Savvy Explorer
AZ Foothills Magazine
Beer Advocate
Ryan Sims
Scottsdale Best
Phoenix Relocation Guide
Hey event
Beer Advocate
Visit Arizona
AZ Family – Good Morning Arizona 3TV
AZ Foothills
AZ Foodie Blog
Phoenix Bites
Craft Beer
Meet up
Echo Mag
Hey Event
Where Event
Phoenix Magazine Listing
Beer Imbible
Ricky Potts – online blogger
Craft Beer Dot Com
Geeks Who Eat
Write on Rubee
Geeks who eat
Phoenix Mag – Desert Digest
Az Foodie Blog
Phoenix New Times
First Arizona Title Agency
AZ Food & Wine
Raising Arizona Kids
12 News
Arizona Foothills Magazine
Where Should We Eat
Local Eats
Arizona Latinos
Wander the Wonder
College Times
Az Big Media
So Scottsdale