Award-Winners from Festivals Around the World
July 25: Short Term 12 (R)
told through the eyes of Grace, a twenty-something supervisor at a group home for troubled teens -- passionate, tough and in love with her long-term boyfriend and co-worker, Mason. But Grace’s difficult past, her fierce independence and the arrival of a distraught new girl at the facility create complications that push Grace and Mason to the brink. In this unique love story the couple comes to embrace a surprising future together, discovering truth and humor in unexpected places. (96 minutes)
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2 DAYS OF FIREWORKS & INDEPENDENCE DAY EVENTS!
July 3rd - Harold's Corral, The Buffalo Chip Saloon, and the Tap Haus will host the Fireworks Display for the Town of Cave Creek. The event featuring a beautiful fireworks show is family friendly and starts at 5p.m. with live music, kids activities, food & drink specials at all three restaurants. Come on out and celebrate our country's birthday with us in Cave Creek! Contact the venues at the links above to reserve seating. The Carefree Resort & Conference Center along with the Cave Creek Merchants & Events Association are also sponsors of this event.
July 4th - It's Independence day at Frontier Town & The Smokehouse with a second day of family friendly celebration and fun including a jaw dropping firework show at sun down. Come to the Smokehouse and get in the center of the action!
Come down to Cave Creek's new auction house, Cave Creek Auction at 6 p.m. , May 28th!
The Cave Creek Wednesday Night Auctions are Back ! These auctions are high energy & loads of fun with a huge variety of quality items. You never know what you will find! These auctions will be held every other Wednesday Night beginning on May 28th 2014 in the new air conditioned auction gallery. Registered bidders will enjoy complimentary wine and snacks. Don't miss the Fun!
20% OFF ALL FURNITURE Up to 50% OFF selected items Specials throughout the store
FRIDAY APRIL 25th
SALE Begins For Serious Shoppers
And Continues Throughout The Weekend
SATURDAY APRIL 26th
“10am” – USED TACK SALE
Horses Will Be On Site
All proceeds to benefit Triple “R” Horse Rescue
SUNDAY APRIL 27th
“10am” – USED TACK SALE
Mini Horse Will Be On Site
All proceeds to benefit AZ Equine Rescue
Johnny Ray with Hit & Run this weekend at the Smokehouse!. Johnny Ray and Hit& Run are straight from just playing at the SXSW music festival in Austin Tx, they will be in the Smokehouse's Pourhouse Friday 7-11, Saturday 6-10 & Sunday after NASCAR that starts at 1p.m. Saturday will also feature Jammin Jay Morton and his band from 11-3. Ride your bike to the Smokehouse this weekend!
Cave Creek Auction plans grand opening in June, at the new "Wild West Mall". This Event will feature fine art and estate finds including rare, very famous paintings like: Edward-Hopper--Behind-the-Theater. Cave Creek Auction, which is relocating its headquarters to 6032 E. Cave Creek Road in Cave Creek, Ariz., will hold a grand opening on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 12:00 PM.
On Saturday, March 22, cavecreeklive.com covered the burning of a $300,000 mortgage, which was paid off by an anonymous donor, at Foothills Food Bank and Resource Center. The beautiful celebration included a blessing of the building, the mortgage burning and a small party attended by donors, volunteers, residents, visitors and friends of the food bank. Cavecreeklive.com was thrilled and honored to cover this one-time event to commemorate the wonderful and precious gift bestowed on this amazing food bank, which serves the north valley communities.
Sunday March 16th 12pm - 4pm is the 5th Annual Karz for Kids will be held on the grass field at Carefree Church 5025 Carefree Hwy, Cave Creek. Entry fees are pre-reg $35, and $45 day of and 20$ for motorcycles. Join us for a day of cars, cycles, trucks, classics and collectibles! 100% of the proceeds will benefit Kidslife, for children of all ages, summer camps, musicals, and festivals throughout the year. Live music and concessions will be on site. Register at carefreechurch.com or just come to the show! Kids bring your wheels and compete in the Kidz Klass!
See Lauren Riley live at the Tap Haus Thursday Feb 27th at 7p.m. Don't miss this one! See our "Featured Artists" section for more about Lauren and to watch her video. CLICK HERE FOR MORE ABOUT LAUREN
March 8th 3 - 9pm, The Town of Cave Creek will host the “Cave Creek Food Truck Festival” event in the parking lot behind the post office for a casual evening of gourmet foods, live band, Jake Dean Band, and of course spirits for everyone to enjoy. seize the opportunity to gather in the Town of Cave Creek’s first food truck event and dine with Arizona’s top chefs as they serve their gourmet cuisine right from their mobile truck! All proceeds will go directly to the Annunciation Catholic School in Cave Creek, Arizona.
!ATTENTION! RODEO SHUTTLE!
5pm -10 pm with shuttle stops at Hogs n Horses, The Buffalo Chip, Harold's, Stagecoach Village and The Cave Creek Tap Haus. If you would like more information please call Patty Pollnow at 480.204.0140
Cave Creek Rally and events. Cave Creek, Arizona, March 28 - April 6 2014. All throughout town. Cave Creek Live will be adding to this content, here and in our new motorcycle section throughout the event. Please return soon for more information. We are posting schedules at the button below.
Harolds, Cave Creek ,AZ - Offers a great special and has one of our Featured Bands, Tennessee Whiskey Band playing 9pm - 1:30 am.
Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center to benefit from sixth annual Running of the Bulls USA. Running With the Bulls has just chosen Operation Hawkeye to be its national charity. It's an organization that honors fallen soldiers, war vets and military foundations.
2014, Cave Creek, Arizona – The Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center will benefit from the sixth annual Running with the Bulls USA. The event will be held February 7-9, 2014 at the Hogs and Horses arena in Cave Creek, Ariz.
According to the food bank’s executive director, Pam DiPietro, Running with the Bulls USA has partnered with Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center to collect canned food during the festival. In addition to helping the extremely busy food bank, anyone who brings 25 cans or more will receive free spectator admission to the event.
Running with the Bulls USA offers 12 runs, family-friendly entertainment, a Battle of the Bands, festival exhibitors and cash prizes. In addition, a charity run will be held on February 7. Please read more for details...
Saturday, February 8
The the Desert Broom Library is looking for Musicians to join us the Second Saturday of every month from 2 PM to 4 PM for live Music at the Desert Broom Library. Music should be family friendly Acoustic, no PA system We encourage you to bring fliers, etc to advertise your group Thank you for Volunteering your time at the Desert Broom Library!
Hogs and Horses and Steel Horse Saloon present the 2014 Polar Bear Ride on January 25th 2014. For more information contact Hogs N' Horses at 480 488 2789.
10 a.m. Steel Horse
10:30 a.m. Hogs and Horses
Hogs N' Horses - Cave Creek, Arizona, presents the first SOON TO BE FAMOUS, - NEW YEARS EVE 50ft BOOT DROP 2014! Join us on the enclosed & heated outdoor patios to celebrate the 2014 New Year! This event starts at 7:30 p.m. with T C's Wild West Show featuring trick riding, Native American Hoop Dancers and Live Music with the Pat James Band 9pm - 2am. 7pm - 10pm Hogs N' Horses will feature a Western Buffet and there will be a free Champagne toast at midnight!
FOR RESERVATIONS CALL: 480-488-2789
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The 5th Annual Cave Creek Balloon Festival returns Saturday, January 4th, 2014.presented by Sanderson Lincoln & Ford, organized by Tonto Bar & Grill and Aerial Solutions. 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday On the driving range of the Rancho Mañana Golf Course. Balloon Glow, Vendors, Live Music and more! Entrance to event is on the corner of Spur Cross & Cave Creek Road. The shuttle will drop you off and pick you up. Ten percent of on line ticket sales proceeds will go to the Cave Creek Unified School District (CCUSD), and the school with highest ticket sales will receive an additional $500.
General Admission: $10 adults; $5 for ages 12 and under; children 2 and under enter free. General admission tickets are available online or at the gate. Purchase your tickets online, and support the school of your choice. Tickets available at: http://purplepass.com/CaveCreekFestivals.
Live entertainment includes:
- thekards headline entertainment 7:30- 9:30 – www.thekards.com
- Rock the District – youth entertainers
- Radio Host 96.3
- Possible surprise artist visit!
Carefree, Arizona 6th Annual Christmas Festival.
CAREFREE, Ariz. - Right next to Cave Creek....Real snow in the desert, giant cacti glowing and twinkling in the night, and an electric light parade that weaves its way around one of the world’s largest sundials are just part of the fun at the weekend-long Annual Carefree Christmas Festival. This annual event, which draws thousands, will be held in the picturesque Sonoran Desert community of Carefree, Arizona, on Fri., Dec. 13th through Sun., Dec. 15th.
A full slate of holiday activities, striking desert mountain scenery, plus sunny day-time weather that typically tops 70 degrees make the Carefree Christmas Festival a must-see event for visitors from around the country as well as the nearby Phoenix metro area.
Come on down to Hogs'N Horses for the official GRAND OPENING this weekend! Check out the muliti-level bars, live music, gun show, rodeo arena and of course get a picture of Harvey Wallbanger! Come visit all weekend but Saturday night will be the big night....see you there!
Cave Creek Teens Singing In Spirit for Music Education Nov 23rd 2013 at the Carefree Resort
Please help CaveCreekLive.com support this fantastic event promoting the upcoming talent in our town. “Rock The District” is a community supported event featuring an evening filled with music from our student artists. This event also encourages children at the elementary schools and middle school in the community to become more involved in music education.
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Thank you to everyone who came out to the Cave Creek, Arizona Wild West Days 2013! It was a truly awesome weekend!
Events included live western shows from Six Gun Entertainment and their outlaw bands and live music everywhere, including Pick'o the Litter at the Buffalo Chip and Pat James at Hogs & Horses (which opened just in time). Western themed action and competitions included a demonstration of the skills involved in taming wild horses, barrel racing, bull riding, mounted shooting, and fast draw competitions.
The opening ceremony occurred Friday at the Buffalo Chip. From then on throughout the three day long celebration, visitors continually enjoyed great food served at places such as The Smokehouse and a variety of drinks at bars such as the Pour House in the middle of Frontier Town, an area full of westerners and vendors of western themed merchandise all weekend, extending into the "Blood Creek" lot west of Frontier Town. Click "Continue Reading" for photos and continued coverage.
Look! There’s a new western handle for the annual Cave Creek Bicycle Festival. It’s still part of our effort to preserve the desert habitat, to protect more than 4,000 acres of pristine desert habitat.
The event will take place on Saturday, Nov. 9th. It will involve mountain bikers using their bike gears and muscle power to ride 24 miles through bike trails in two Maricopa parks. Both adults and kids will be involved. The kids’ race will feature an in-town mountain bike course as well as a “strider” course for kids as young as two.
Meet at 9 AM in Frontier Town. Cost: $55 before Wed., Oct. 30, $70 after that. For more details, see cavecreekbicyclefestival.com.
STAY TUNED FOR HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE 2014 WICKED LAST WEEKEND!!!
WICKED photos from last year! Costume contests, animal costume contests & parade, Thriller dance and more!
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PHOTOS AND HIGHLIGHTS
Bikes, Bikes, Bikes ........wow what a weekend! Cave Creek, Arizona's 2013 Fall bike event ! CCR fans enjoyed the line up on the 19th with members from Creedence Clearwater Revisited at the Haus. Continue Reading for pictures from the 2013 event!
Oct 18- 20 It's Biketoberfest! The HIDEAWAY also celebrates 15th years...Happy 15th year HIDEAWAY!
Oct 18th: Vendors all day and the 15th Year Celebration Kick off...rides, vendors
Oct 19th: 15th Yr Cekebration continues with the StrayHounds and Jay Allen..rides, vendors
Oct 20th: Games, Alan Dequinta, the StrayHounds, Destine Quinn..rides, vendors
Kids' Rodeo events at the Cave Creek Arena: : COWBOYS FOR KIDS! Saturday, October 19th
Sheep Riding * Jr. Steer Riding * Calf and Goat Scrambles * Tug of War * Team Roping * Stick Horse Race
Cowboys for Kids, a nonprofit group that sponsors rodeo events for kids to provide funds for programs for children in need, invites children and their families to join a day of kids' cowboy fun at the Cave Creek Memorial Arena. Gates open at 10AM, Fun Act at noon, Grand Entry Parade at 12:30PM. Parents and Children should get some happy kicks out of this: Bring your cameras, folks!
The Arena is located at 28th St. and Maddock, North of Carefree Highway