With a calendar packed with festivals in Scottsdale, Arizona, people in the area are sure to find a fun and interesting event to attend. Fans of the arts can attend the Scottsdale International Film Festival, the ArtFest, and the Waterfront Fine Art & Wine Festival. The food and beverage scene is alive in Scottsdale with the Scottsdale Beer Palooza and Arizona BBQ Festival being popular draws. The Scottsdale Culinary Festival is huge with over 40,000 people in attendance and a taste of something for everyone, and it's one of the largest food festivals in the country.
There's no need to travel for concerts, because there are several Scottsdale music festivals including the Rockstar Beer and Music Festival and the Arizona Music Fest. Other Scottsdale events include Brazilian Day Arizona which celebrates the history, culture, and people of Brazil, and Native Trails, a free outdoor festival celebrating Native American culture.