Get the VIP experience at the Taste of Cave Creek

Posted at 8:30 AM, Oct 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-11 15:42:59-04

Taste of Cave Creek is a paid advertiser of Sonoran Living

The Taste of Cave Creek is the signature event of the Town of Cave Creek!
The local flavors of Cave Creek and surrounding areas will truly be on display and ready for savoring at this year's event.

The Town of Cave Creek will once again be hosting its premier event, The Taste of Cave Creek. The event continues to grow in popularity as last year the attendance grew to more than 5,000 people for the two-day event. From Bryan's Black Mountain BBQ to Z's Asian Fusion, the Taste of Cave Creek will represent the eclectic mix that Cave Creek is most known for. Marshal Adam Stein will once again be heading up the Taste of Cave Creek as he has done for the past 15 years.

We are pleased to announce Sanderson Ford and Sanderson Lincoln are the Taste of Cave Creek premier sponsors once again.

The Taste of Cave Creek will once again be held at Stagecoach Village with the outdoor, open-air setting that will feature two stages of live music nightly. Newly featured this year will be the Craft Beer VIP experience along with the Wine Tasting VIP experience. A craft beer garden featuring more than 18 craft beers will have a presence at the highly anticipated event. At this time our current craft beer participants are Alaskan Brewing, Phoenix Ale Brewery, Left Hand Brewing, Grand Canyon Brewing, Big Sky Brewing, Dragoon Brewing, THAT Brewery, St. Archer Brewing, Hop Valley Brewing, Upslope Brewing, and Unibroue.  

We are offering the Taste of Cave Creek VIP Experience, all new this year! Guests can PRE-PURCHASE a VIP Ticket that will allow the guest to enter into our VIP tasting area. At 5:00pm each evening those guests who have PRE-PURCHASED a separate VIP experience ticket, will get to attend a Craft Brew VIP Experience. Participants who purchase the VIP Craft Brew Experience ticket will have the opportunity to taste four craft brews paired with four  excellent food pairings provided by Executive Chef, Carlos Marquez of Indigo Crow. Chef Carlos  Marquez will explain why he chose to pair his exquisite dishes beside each of the four craft beers. Master Brewing Experts will explain the complexities of each of the presented craft brews and educate the consumer on the flavors and aromas as well as the process and inspiration for each craft brew presented. The VIP Craft Beer Experience promises to be a fun and educational experience for those who seek fine food and craft brew. Tickets are sold separately for each VIP experience with only One VIP Craft Brew Experience per evening (beginning at 5:00pm) and One VIP Wine Experience per evening beginning at 7:00pm. Each VIP event is limited to the first 50 VIP Experience ticket holders.

Beginning at 7:00pm each evening we will feature the VIP Wine Experience.  Those guests who have PRE-PURCHASED the VIP Wine Experience tickets, will be allowed admission into the VIP tasting area. Participants who have PRE-Purchased the VIP Wine Experience tickets, will have the opportunity to taste four wine samplings, paired with the amazing offerings from Cartwright's Modern Cuisine. Chef Brett Vibber has prepared a nothing less than exquisite menu pairing to compliment a fine choice of wines.  Folks, if you like Cartwright's Modern will absolutely  LOVE this VIP Wine experience. Chef Brett Vibber has outdone himself once again...the menu for this VIP Wine Experience is a foodies dream.

Please remember that entry to the VIP Craft Beer and VIP Wine Experience is limited to the first (50) PRE-Purchased VIP Ticket holders. Your VIP ticket will gain you entry into the Taste of Cave Creek event and then serve as your ticket for entry into one of our VIP events. These VIP experience tickets will sell out. Go online and order your tickets TODAY at    
More than 25 restaurants will descend upon Stagecoach Village in historic Cave Creek. The highly anticipated restaurants to participate are Bryan's Black Mountain BBQ, Bourbon Cellar, Brugo's Pizza & Bistro, Buffalo Chip Saloon & Steakhouse, Cartwright's Sonoran Ranch House, Desirable Desserts, El Encanto Mexican Food, Harold's Corral, Grilled Addiction & Wandering Donkey, Indigo Crow, It's a Divine Bakery, J Chen, Le Sans Soucie, Local Jonny's, Grotto Café, Mountain View Pub, The Horny Toad, Roadhouse/Hideaway, The Treatery and many more.

There will be two nights of full entertainment:

The Crown Kings will perform from5 pm - 9 pm, Wednesday, October 18 in the gazebo.

Fosterson will perform from 5 pm - 9 pm, Thursday, October 19 in the gazebo.

Rock the District will from Wednesday & Thursday evening 5 pm - 9 pm near the beer garden

EVENT: Taste of Cave Creek - Town of Cave Creek Signature Event

DATES: Wednesday. October 18 and Thursday, October 19, 2017

LOCATION: Stagecoach Village, 7100 E Cave Creek Road, Cave Creek, AZ

TIME: 5 pm - 9 pm

ADMISSION:     $10 admission ticket sold at the front gate. Tickets for food sampling will be available from
$3 - $5 at the event.

PARKING:      Parking is at Cave Creek Road and Schoolhouse Road where a free shuttle will then take you to the venue. This is the best way to go, as the shuttles will drop off and pick up at the front entrance gate at Stagecoach Village. The free shuttles will start at 4:45 pm each night.

Taste of Cave Creek is a paid advertiser of Sonoran Living