Posts in Local First Arizona
Arizona Food and Farm Forum Cultivates Prosperity in 2019

Cultivating prosperity for local farmers and food artisans is the goal of this year’s Arizona Food and Farm Forum, returning to the Town of Gilbert on April 30 - May 1 at the Farm at Agritopia. The event is set to draw farmers and ranchers, community and government leaders, restaurateurs, food access advocates, distributors, and investors from around the region to connect on strategies to increase opportunity for Arizona’s agricultural industry.

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Arizona Cocktail Weekend & Local First Arizona Partner To Host The Devour Bartending Competition On Feb. 17, 2019 (3 – 6 pm)

Enjoy some spirited cocktail fun in the heart of Downtown Phoenix as Arizona Cocktail Weekend and Local First Arizona partner up to host the new, improved Devour Bartending Competition on Sunday, February 17, 2019. Held outdoors at the grass-lined Portland Parkway Park, join nine top local bartenders (full list below) as they shake and stir up award-winning, Arizona-crafted cocktail creations.

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Celebrate Devour Week With The Annual ‘Seven Chefs Dinner’ At The Gladly On February 17 Showcasing Arizona’s Top Culinary Talent

Held as part of Devour Week and the 10th annual Devour Culinary Classic, the Seven Chefs Dinner returns this February 17, 2019 with an all-new location and a spectacular lineup of top local chefs serving up the authentic flavors of Arizona. Hosted at The Gladly in Phoenix on Sunday, February 17 from 4 – 7 pm, The Seven Chefs is a ever-growing collective of top local chefs, and friends, who first cooked together at the prestigious James Beard House in New York City, and now get together annually to promote the Arizona cooking scene.

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10th Anniversary Devour Culinary Classic Celebrates a Decade of Showcasing Arizona’s Culinary Talent 

10th Anniversary Devour Culinary Classic Ticket Announcement. A decade of excellence is marked by beauty, taste, and experience. Hosted at the Desert Botanical Garden, this event features Arizona’s finest chefs and restaurants delivering a world class food festival. 2019 Devour Culinary Classic is February 23 - 24. Tickets now available.

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