TASTE. Chandler’s Culinary Festival

Why pick just one restaurant for dinner this weekend when you could hit up 30 of them in one stop? A festive food and wine tasting for the 21-and-older crowd, “TASTE. Chandler’s Culinary Festival” will feature more than 30 local restaurants dishing out samples of their most popular menu items and special treats. Big Daddy D and the Dynamites, winners of the Arizona Blues Showdown, will perform live.

DETAILS >> 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19. Downtown Ocotillo, 2855 W. Queen Creek Road, Chandler. $65-$80 per person, or $130 per couple if purchased in advance. (602) 276-2499 or TasteChandler.com.


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