Scottsdale Culinary Festival
The annual two-day event brings together more than 40 local eateries and includes a beer garden with more than 250 samples of craft beer.
The Scottsdale Culinary Festival weekend is an epicurean delight with food from more than 40 local restaurants and drinks in the vodka deck, beer and wine gardens and spirits lounge. This grand picnic takes place on 2.5 acres and features chef demos, student cooking challenges, wine seminars from Arizona winemakers and discussions with experts and leaders in the culinary world. Guests can get one on one time with culinary experts in the Culinary Experience Tent or listen to music from one of the 20 bands playing on three stages. Kids can also partake in the fun at the Family Zone with face painting, interactive art projects, a bounce house and carnival games.