Get your tickets for Freak Out!, a carnival theme food tasting event benefiting the Hope Fund at Phoenix Children’s Hospital on Saturday, September 12 from 7-10 PM at DeSoto Central Market. The carnival infused event will incorporate a dozen chefs and mixologists, DJ’d by Mr. Phoenix and emceed by CBS, Steve and Nina in the morning. Tickets are $70 presale or $80 at the door. Get your tickets here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/7-chef-series-freak-out-tickets-17103557200
Pig’s Head Dinner at Bink’s Kitchen + Bar Scottsdale
Sunday, Sept. 13th
12pm – 4pm (reservations are required and can be made online $28 per person, all you can eat
In honor of National Grandparent’s Day (Sunday, September 13), treat your grandparents to a special recipe of Chicken & Dumplings for just $8. Make sure they save room for dessert as TEXAZ Grill is offering free old-fashioned, homemade Rice Pudding all day for all of those grandparents out there. Is there a better way to say thank you for everything your grandparents do?
The Scottsdale Spice Culinary Event is a fun and festive celebration of Scottsdale’s diverse culture of culinary proportions. Festival chefs will showcase their dishes in four heat levels: mild, medium, hot and nuclear. Festival patrons will sip, sample, and vote for their favorites in each category including Best Mild, Medium, Hot and Nuclear dish plus Overall Favorite Dish of the Night! This is a 21 and over event. Sept. 12th 6pm at The Venue in Scottsdale. Purchase tickets here.
With September being National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, the Henry has teamed up with the foundation for the #BeBoldGoGold Challenge, and throughout the entire entire month of September, The Henry (www.thehenryrestaurant.com/) will be giving $1 for every salted caramel roll sold to The Ronan Thompson Foundation.
Join Garrison Brothers Distillery this Thursday for a Bourbon 101 Tasting Class at Total Wine in Tempe. From 6 to 8 p.m., Sept. 10th, Charlie Garrison will be leading a seminar about the history of bourbon, Prohibition, and the liquor business in America. Tickets will cost $10 per person and can be purchased in advance online. For more details about Garrison Brothers Distillery, visit their website.
Join Gertrude’s on September 14 from 6-9 p.m. for a Luau on the patio with SanTan Brewing including a special appearance by Mr. Pineapple. Celebrate the promise of cooler nights with live entertainment and a family style buffet featuring Hawaiian favorites like Kalua Pig Kalua Pork, Tuna Poke, Spam-Jalapeno Fried Rice, Okinawa Sweet Potato, and Haupia. $40 per person, not inclusive of tax and gratuity. Call 480-946-8600 for reservations. gertrudesrestaurant.net
Phoenix Sister Cities is a sister city to Catania, Italy and to Grenoble, France. The two committees have come together for the first time to create a wine tasting event featuring the two regions. Vive La France or Viva L’Italia. Proceeds benefit Phoenix Sister Cities’ business, education and cultural exchanges. Sept. 12th at 6pm Wyndham Garden Hotel. Purchase tickets here: http://www.phoenixsistercities.org/index.php/news-228/events/item/686-catania-grenoble-wine-tasting-event