Double the Fun: Beer & Cocktail Events Across AZ This Week

This article was written by Local Food Systems Intern, Sarah Schenck. Valentine’s Day may have just passed, but love is still in the air (or is that just the lingering scent of chocolate?)

Every year, come February, I find myself falling in love with Arizona all over again. Artisan Market TucsonWhy, you ask? Besides the obvious perfect weather that has us swarming outdoor patios… Enter: foodie season! From food truck festivals to bartending competitionsthis time of year is jam-packed with events celebrating our thriving local food + drink culture. With so much tasty fun going on, it takes some navigating to make sure you don't miss out.

So, whether you’re a seasoned participant or ready to take the dip, let us be your guide. Here are two events going on this week to give you a taste of what Arizona's drink scene is all about:

Arizona Beer Week


Arizona Cocktail Week


The local libations are a-plenty so get out there and start sipping!