scottsdale culinary festival Archives

Cook off challenge let teens show culinary chops

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by in Blogs

This past weekend the Scottsdale Culinary Festival introduced a new experience, the Teen Cook Off: Challenge to the Chef’s. Valley teens were invited to participate and were judged on their cooking skills by local chefs. The competition was held on Saturday April 16th. The teams of teens compteted “Iron Chef style” according to the Culinary… Read More →

Have a laugh, have fun: Weekend events (April 15-17)

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by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

This weekend’s entertainment lineup features big name music stars and some exciting festivals throughout the Valley. Check it out! Maricopa County Fair This week the Arizona State Fairgrounds will be home to over 35 carnival rides, a wide selection of unique fair foods, livestock exhibits, live entertainment and even a special appearance from SpongeBob SquarePants!… Read More →

Deco Communities campaign helps Valley students

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Education is the key that will open doors to a bright future.  That’s why Deco Communities is putting keys in the hands of the community to help open doors for vocational students in Phoenix and across the Valley this spring by launching Deco Keys to the Future, a one-for-one giving initiative that will debut at… Read More →

The 37th annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival winners

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The forks and knives were clamoring during a busy week at the latest Scottsdale Culinary Festival, with more than 35,000 people attending this year’s fun food events. But for a select few, they’re leaving with another tasty takeaway: bragging rights, and for some, donations made to their charity of choice. Without further ado, here is… Read More →

Back to the ballpark + more to do this weekend

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Scottsdale Culinary Festival The 37th annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival takes place this week at various locations throughout Scottsdale. The event is home to over 20 events, 100 restaurants, dozens of chefs, and thousands of guests. This six-day extravaganza has events such as the Burger Battle, Great Arizona Picnic, Southwest Festival of Beers, and more. Scottsdale… Read More →

The Scoop on the Scottsdale Culinary Festival

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Cleanse those palates and brush up on your foodie adjectives! It’s time for the 36th annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival! As the primary fundraiser for the Scottsdale League for the Arts, the event hosts more than 35,000 guests, 20 events, 100 restaurants and dozens of top chefs. The mission is to support artists, art programs and… Read More →

Five Must-See Chefs at the Scottsdale Culinary Festival

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As the primary fundraiser for the Scottsdale League for the Arts, the 36th annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival hosts more than 35,000 guests, 20 events, 100 restaurants and dozens of top chefs. There will be a lot of star power at this year’s Scottsdale Culinary Festival next weekend (April 8 to 13). Here’s the scoop on… Read More →

SLA Offers $200,000 in Grants

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by in Lifestyle

The Scottsdale League for the Arts (SLA), the organization that puts on the Scottsdale Culinary Festival each year, announced $200,000 in donations and grants to support local art and arts education programs in 2013-14. Furthermore, the SLA has created a new, more efficient grant application process as part of its yearly call to local non-profits… Read More →

Scottsdale League for the Arts Appoints Board Member

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Susan E. Wells, partner of business law firm Jaburg Wilk, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Scottsdale League for the Arts. The Scottsdale League for the Arts is a non-profit volunteer organization supporting artists, arts programs and education through fundraising and special events, including the Scottsdale Culinary Festival. Funds raised are… Read More →

35th Annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival Events Schedule

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by in Play

The lineup has been released for the 35th Annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival April 9 – April 14. Mark your calendars for a week of culinary satisfaction and new events for 2013 including a Cupcake Challenge at Bubbles & Bliss and the Take the Cake Decorating Competition at the Wine Country Brunch. Since 2002, Scottsdale Culinary… Read More →

35TH ANNUAL SCOTTSDALE CULINARY FESTIVAL EVENTS SCHEDULE

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by in Events | Lifestyle

The lineup has been released for the 35th Annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival April 9 – April 14. Mark your calendars for a week of culinary satisfaction and new events for 2013 including a Cupcake Challenge at Bubbles & Bliss and the Take the Cake Decorating Competition at the Wine Country Brunch. Since 2002, Scottsdale Culinary… Read More →

SAPPORO SCOTTSDALE AIMES TO PLEASE PALATES & PALETTES AT LOCAL EVENTS

by in Events | Lifestyle

Whether talking flavor “palate” or color “palette,” there is no denying it – Food is Art. So, doesn’t it make sense then that food should support the arts whenever possible, be it via culinary creativity, playful plates, daring décor and even a helping hand or two? Art has a huge influence on us here at… Read More →

Top 5: Art & Food Festivals (Fall-Winter 2012)

Top 5: Art & Food Festivals, Experience AZ, Fall-Winter 2012

The Top 5 Art & Food Festivals — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Renaissance Festival and Artisan Marketplace 12601 E. Hwy. 60, Gold Canyon, AZ 85118 (520) 463-2600 royalfaires.com/arizona Escape the rigors of the 21st century and travel back into the past with Arizona’s Renaissance Festival and Artisan Marketplace. The festival showcases events… Read More →

Friends Of James Beard Dinner Secures New Date In March 2013

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by in Events

The Scottsdale League for the Arts is hosting its premier dinner event, the Friends of James Beard Dinner, a month early next year. The longest-running James Beard Foundation fundraiser in the Southwest, the James Beard Dinner is scheduled to take place on Thursday, March 7, 2013 and will serve as a prelude to the 35th… Read More →