Archive | March, 2011

Phoenix Street Food Coalition Spices Up the Scottsdale Arts Festival

9 Mar
For the first time, gourmet food trucks from the Phoenix Street Food Coalition will offer delicious locally sourced cuisine at the Scottsdale Arts Festival on March 11-13. These mobile eateries have earned rave reviews for their innovative specialty street foods, which will satisfy the taste buds of demanding foodies of all persuasions, from vegans to carnivores and everyone in between. Among the food trucks will be Beet StrEAT, Hey Joe! Filipino Street Food, Jamburritos Cajun Grille Express, Paradise Melts, Riteway Catering Company, Short Leash Hot Dogs, Sunshine and Spice, Sweet Republic, Tom’s BBQ and Whiskey Ranch Wood-Fired Pizzas.
A variety of fine wines from Francis Ford Coppola Winery, Kobrand Wines & Spirits and Trinchero Family Estates also will be offered at the Scottsdale Arts Festival Wine Garden, sponsored by Republic National Distributing Company. Other beverages available for sale include Skinny Girl Margaritas, Pinnacle Vodka, Sweet Tea Vodka, Deschutes and Full Sail craft beers.
Recently named one of the country’s favorite arts festivals by the readers of AmericanStyle Magazine and “Best Arts Festival”by Phoenix New Times, the award-winning Scottsdale Arts Festival showcases the creativity of 200 of America’s premier artists. Visitors also enjoy live music and entertainment;creative activities for children and families at Imagine Nation and much more.
Admission to the Scottsdale Arts Festival is $7 for adults, $5 for students and free for children 12 and under. Additional information is available online at www.ScottsdaleArtsFestival.org or through (480) 994-ARTS (2787), ext. 2.
The Scottsdale Arts Festival is made possible by 99.9 KEZ and Mix 96.9, SRP Earthwise Energy and Cuties Clementine with additional support from Desert Living Today.
41st Scottsdale Arts Festival
March 11 – 13, 2011
Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
at the Scottsdale Civic Center Park
Note: Since the food trucks will be at the arts festival, there will be no Mobile Food Court at Phoenix Public Market on Friday, March 11th! See you next week!