Write On Rubee

An Arizona-based food and beverage writer since 2008,  I launched this website in 2015 to document my culinary adventures, beverage escapades, gardening endeavors, and travel in the Phoenix area and beyond.  Find a comprehensive calendar of Phoenix-area food and drink-related events on my Events page.

Flavors of the West Culinary Festival

  • Downtown Litchfield Park

The fourth annual Flavors of the West returns Sat., April 8 to the original location of Litchfield Park, alongside the historic community on Old Litchfield Rd. More than 30 restaurants are expected to pack the block of Old Litchfield Rd., serving delicious samples featuring everything from seafood to Asian cuisine. In addition, there will be a Beer Garden, cooking demonstrations, live entertainment, and an interactive Action Zone. 

For more details and to purchase tickets, visit www.FlavorsAZ.com. Early bird admission to the event is $35 through March 15 and includes unlimited food and five drink tickets. Early bird VIP tickets are $75 through March 15 and include early entrance to the event (11am-12pm) and access to the exclusive VIP Garden. Inside, there is an extended bar stocked with spirits, live dueling piano show, shaded seating, exclusive dessert bar and signature gift. Kids 12 and under are FREE.