Cave Creek Event Saturday, March 2 2019
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Cave Creek iconic store closes with huge auction starting this weekend! EJ’s Auction & Appraisal will auction hundreds of eclectic items Jan. 26
The Town Dump, an iconic landmark in Cave Creek, closed its doors on December 31 after 42 years in business. Owner Madelyn Hines said her business was “great fun,” but her age and some physical limitations prompted her to accept an offer on the buildings and property in November.
Erik Hoyer & Madelyn Hines stand in fron of The Town Dump in Cave Creek.
The remaining items in the “wild and crazy store” will be auctioned at EJ’s Auction & Appraisal in Glendale because of the large quantity of collectibles, a second auction will take place on January 26.
“Locals and tourists alike loved to wander through The Town Dump to discover unique collectibles, kitschy souvenirs, colorful pottery, sculpture, furniture, jewelry, clothing, antiques and other quirky finds,” said Erik Hoyer, owner of EJ’s Auction & Appraisal.
“I’m very grateful to our customers and to my employees who shared my passion for The Town Dump,” Hines said. “The fact that we’ve been in Cave Creek for 42 years says a lot about our community.”
EJ’s Auction & Appraisal conducts exciting, high-energy auctions at 10 a.m. every Saturday at the full-service auction house, located at 5880 W. Bell Road, in Glendale on the northeast corner of 59th Avenue and Bell Road. For details, visit www.ejsauction.com or call (623) 878-2003.
Frontier Town in the center of Cave Creek, Arizona hosts an exciting gunfight at Greasewood theater this Saturday, high noon!
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DECEMBER 14TH - 2018 10am 5pm
Celebrate the Holiday season, featuring a wide variety of jury selected fine Arts and Crafts. Enjoy open air shopping, dining, wine tasting and musical entertainment in the high Sonoran desert surrounding Cave Creek and Carefree.
Saturday, February 9th, 2019 6:00 p.m.
Celebrating 65 years as a 501(c)3 non-profit, built on the foundation of member support through donations, memberships, and volunteerism. Join us at 6:00 p.m. for a silent auction, wine pull, &hosted cocktails. Gourmet Dinner at 7:00 p.m. with live entertainment, featuring renowned pianist Nicole Pesce and the Phoenix Opera.
Tickets: $200.00 All proceeds benefit the Library. 480-488-2286
Please RSVP by February 4th, 2019
Event, Frontier Town German Christmas Market 2018
Featuring world renowned pumpkin carver Ray Villafane.
Carefree’s 2018 Enchanted Pumpkin Garden will be held October 19th – 28th with world-renowned pumpkin carver Ray Villafane hosting live pumpkin carving demonstrations in the Sanderson Lincoln Pavilion at the Carefree Desert Gardens. Enjoy FREE daily admission!
Saturday, November 17th, 10:00-4:00 p.m.
Desert Foothills Library welcomes you to our Opening Day Extravaganza! Our member supported library has gone through some changes over the spring and summer and we are ready to show it off! All day long we will have programs for every age, free resources, walk-in passport appointments, and some goodies to take home! Meet your library staff, volunteers, board members, and other people of your community! Come join us for a wonderful, relaxing, and informative day at your local library!
DFL Passport Office
Typically, appointments are needed to get a passport but for this Extravaganza the library will have three passport agents ready to answer your questions! The Library is a passport acceptance facility, which means that members of the community can submit their applications for a passport at the Library. For questions prior to the event or to make a separate appointment for another day please call 480-575-3201 and leave a message.
Frontier town in the middle of Cave Creek will be ground zero this season for many new exciting events. Check out the flyer for details on this year's Halloween celebration called Wicked and the western events held on the property during the Cave Creek Wild West Days 2018.
November 23, 24, 25
10 am to 5 pm
Celebrating 22 Years!
Visit 174 artists at 44 host studios on this free self-guided artist studio tour held the last two weekends in November.A signature event of the non-profit Sonoran Arts League, the 2017Hidden In The Hills featured 174 artists in 44 studio locations throughout the scenic Desert Foothills communities of Cave Creek, Carefree, and North Scottsdale.Now in its 22nd year, the free, self-guided studio tour offers seasoned collectors and art enthusiasts a rare chance to observe artists at work in their private studios during the six-day tour. The studio tour also attracts holiday shoppers seeking original, unique gifts. Each studio has one or more guest artists who also display and sell their work. All artists are Sonoran Arts League members, and several will be coming from different parts of the state to participate in the annual event
Nicolette Maguire Bonnstetter, Studio #7
Check back with us to find out more about this huge new addition to Cave Creek! We will keep you posted!
October 19 2018
Online auction will help feed hungry in need. Proceeds to benefit Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center.
Cave Creek, Arizona – Friday, October 19, 2018, the annual Foothills Empty Bowls Lunch & Art Auction to honor World Hunger Day will be held at Harold’s Corral, Ariz., in Cave Creek, from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. The event is sponsored by Sonoran Arts League of Cave Creek, Ariz. According to Pam DiPietro, executive director of Foothills Food Bank, an online auction will be on the food bank’s website, foothillsfoodbank.com, giving people the opportunity to bid on 100 fine art and craft items donated by members and friends of the Sonoran Arts League.
Family-friendly fun planned from 9 AM-1 PM
Cave Creek, Arizona – Frontier Town, one of Arizona’s only remaining western town locales, will become a frontier water park on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 from 9 AM to 1 PM.
According to Marc Peagler, general manager of Frontier Town, the nearly 50-year-old property with feature an array of water attractions including a dunk tank, two slip-n-slides, water tag and a kids’ car wash.
“Frontier Town also will have a special area for little tots and a watermelon eating contest, water balloon toss and other activities,” says Peagler. The activities are free to the public and there is plenty of parking.
Frontier Town, which is located at 6245 E. Cave Creek Road in Cave Creek, Ariz.; www.frontiertownaz.com, is one of the oldest, most established western towns and shopping retail locations in Arizona.
GET OUT OF THE HEAT! Cave Creek Olive Oil Company celebrates its four-year anniversary here in Cave Creek! Come visit them and get out of the heat and in to try some tasty vinegars and Olive oils!
“Balsamic vinegars and olive oils are heart healthy foods,” says owner Martha Bates. “Balsamic vinegars help to balance blood sugar, and aid in digestion. Olive oils help reduce the risk of heart disease, blood pressure, arthritis, osteoporosis, diabetes and obesity. In addition, they help keep the heart young and are good for the skin. We want to celebrate good health and excellent specials with customers by giving back for our many years of success in Cave Creek.”
Cave Creek Olive Oil Company, which is located at 6201 E. Cave Creek Road, can be reached at 480.595.3157. Orders can be made through the company’s website at www.cavecreekoliveoil.com.
NOTICE FIREWORKS CANCELED DUE TO FIRE DANGER IN MANY AZ CITIES INCLUDING CAVE CREEK....SORRY!
From earlier post:
2018 4th of July will be celebrated with fireworks on July 3rd from Harold's Corral in the center of Cave Creek at approx 15 min after dark. Other near by firework shows are ; Anthem 10pm July 3rd...Have a safe 4th of July!
Bites & Brew for Brooke will be an amazing afternoon bringing the Cave Creek community together to support local business owners, Brooke and Collin, and Baby Navy and lessen the burden of rising medical bills for this amazing family.
Brooke Dallas (Butler), owner of Big Earls Greasy Eats in Cave Creek, is an Arizona native, born and raised in Cave Creek where she still lives today. After 5 years of pouring her heart and soul into her job at Big Earls Greasy Eats, she finally saved enough to purchase Big Earls and become the proud new owner in January 2017!
Brooke was rushed to the hospital as her airway began closing on her. She was gasping for her life and doctors had to perform an emergency tracheotomy on this otherwise healthy and vibrant young lady. Brooke is almost 8 months pregnant and remains a resilient warrior as she is now on bed rest until her daughter Navy is born. Brooke’s admirable high spirit and go with the flow attitude through this challenging event remain unwavering. The next few months will be difficult for Brooke and her husband, Collin as they focus on her breathing and the health of their unborn daughter. She is restricted from working as she stays in bed with a breathing humidifier to focus on her healing and the health of her baby. She will be getting surgery 7 months following birth to remove the trach and expand her airways so she can breathe on her own.
Brooke has always had a passion for people, service and community. She loves her hometown of Cave Creek, its residents and visitors. Her family, friends, pets and community make up her entire world. Energetic, charismatic, loyal, hilarious, generous and selfless are just a few words to describe Brooke’s beautiful soul.
Sunday, June 3, 2018
2:00 pm 5:00 pm
Harold’s Cave Creek Corral
6895 East Cave Creek Road
Cave Creek, AZ
Live DJ – Community Sponsored Silent Auction – BBQ Luncheon – Candy Bar Tickets ($40) available online & at the door. All profits from this event will directly benefit the Dallas Family.
Filiberto’s Cave Creek debuts Sassy Summer menu firsts... Homemade Mexican food offered at super summer prices through August 31, 2018 at Filiberto’s Cave Creek.
• The Fili Salad: a tasty combination of lettuce, spinach, tomatoes, ham, grilled chicken, red cabbage, shrimp, sliced carrots and croutons for only $5.50
• A bean and cheese burrito with refried beans and cheese for just $3.50
• Mini taco madness: five mini tacos filled to the brim and a medium soda for only $7.99 (choice of one meat)
• Carne asada fries: French fries blended with guacamole, cheese, sour cream and carne asada for just $9
• Super nachos: a large platter of taco chips smothered in beans, sour cream, cheese, pico de gallo, guacamole and carne asada, all for $7.99
Filiberto’s Cave Creek, owned by parent restaurant holding company Montex, is located at 31414 N. Cave Creek Road. The hours of operation are Monday-Thursday and Sunday from 6 AM to 11 PM and Friday and Saturday, from 6 AM-12 PM. 480.488.3624.
The Fred Mitchim Band will play live at the Mountain View Pub Cave Creek AZ April 14th 2018 6-10. Fred Mitchim will play sets of his original Texas blues - rock blues songs with image provoking lyrics and SRV like guitar solos. Click the image for more and audio samples.
This month's Trunk Show is April 13 & 14th and features prominent jewelry artist, Geoffrey Brown. Geoffrey is from Prescott and does amazing work! He has been designing and manufacturing jewelry since the 1970's. He loves the ornate designs of the Art Nouveau period and you can see those same flowing lines in most of his designs. Geoffrey's work has been sold in Saks Fifth Avenue, the Phippen Museum and worn by movie stars and to White House events! He works in gold or silver and can design something for you, so if you have some stones you need set or a piece of jewelry made, bring it in during the Trunk Show and he can work with you to make you something special! Don't miss it, this is going to be special! Here are a few designs you could see at the show!
Come to Cave Creek to the Stagecoach Village and hear these young musicians ROCK! This yearly event features musical youth from the area playing amazing music.
This Saturday check out Fred Mitchim at Local Jonny's Jan 27th Cave Creek Arizona.
The Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival features more than 155 juried fine artisans from throughout the United States and abroad. Artists will participate displaying paintings in oil, watercolor, pastel, acrylic, and ink; impressive small, medium and life-sized sculptures, sparkling hand blown glass, clay, metal, stone, wood, bronze, one-of-kind handcrafted jewelry, beautiful photography and much more!
This festival also combines fine art and fine craft with an elaborate collection of domestic and imported wines for tasting. For $10, patrons will receive an engraved souvenir wine glass with six tasting tickets; allowing them to enjoy their magnificent wine, while strolling through over 5,000 pieces of original artwork, all while the soothing sounds of live music float through the air.
The festival will take place in downtown Carefree, at the corner of Easy and Ho Hum streets. Hours are 10am to 5pm each day. Admission is $3.00 and free for Carefree residents. Parking is free all weekend. All together, this event promises to be a weekend to forever remember. January 20 Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
January 13-21 in our neighboring town of N Scottsdale
Established in 1971 and headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions®, is the leader in collector car auctions and automotive lifestyle events.
Barrett-Jackson specializes in providing products and services to astute classic and collector car owners and automotive enthusiasts around the world. Barrett-Jackson produces The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions® in Scottsdale, Arizona; Palm Beach, Florida; the Northeast at Connecticut's Mohegan Sun and Las Vegas, Nevada, where hundreds of the most sought-after, unique and valuable automobiles cross the block in front of a global audience.
2018 features a charity car lineup you won’t believe! www.barrett-jackson.com for events details.