SAVOR Southern Arizona Food & Wine Festival is an annual daytime foodie festival that takes place at the Tucson Botanical Gardens.
Featuring over 75 of the region’s finest chefs, wineries, breweries, local foods, and restaurants, SAVOR is a not-to-be-missed culinary event in Tucson.
Attendees sample a variety of foods, wines, beers, and other cocktails in an upscale outdoor environment.
What is the date for the 2018 SAVOR Southern Arizona Food & Wine Festival?
The date for the 2018 festival is Saturday, February 3, 2017.
Where is the SAVOR Southern Arizona Food & Wine Festival located?
The festival is held in midtown Tucson at the Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way, Tucson.
What are the hours?
The festival hours are 11:00am to 3:00pm.
Why would I go to the SAVOR Food & Wine Festival?
- To sample menu items from area restaurants
- To taste local wines, beers, and cocktails
- To support chefs, restauranters, and musicians from our community
- To see flowers, succulents, artwork, and displays at the botanical gardens
- To have a memorable outing with family and friends
- To champion the work of a local arts non-profit
How much does it cost?
Tickets are $75.
Tickets include libation and menu samplings from over 75 local wineries, breweries, distilleries, restaurant chefs, and food purveyors in Southern Arizona. PLUS, full access to the Tucson Botanical Gardens exhibits!
Tickets will be $85 day-of-event if not sold out.
What is the parking situation?
Parking is free.
What should I wear?
Average Tucson temperatures in February range in the 40s-70s, often with blue skies and lots of sun. The festival is entirely outdoors so good walking shoes and light layers are best. Sunglasses and hats are also advised.
What should I bring with me?
A camera and/or phone for fun photo opps. Cash for various knickknacks and wares that may be available for purchase.
Are bathrooms available?
BABIES & KIDS
Can kids attend the SAVOR Food & Wine Festival?
SAVOR is a 21+ event.
WHERE TO STAY
What hotels do you recommend for visitors to the SAVOR Southern Arizona Food & Wine Festival?
Which accounts should I follow on social media prior to and during the event?
Be sure to follow the three below accounts for coverage –
- TucsonTopia on Twitter | TucsonTopia on Facebook
- SAACA on Twitter | SAACA on Facebook
- Tucson Botanical Gardens on Twitter | Tucson Botanical Gardens on Facebook
We also recommend that you follow the accounts of all participating restaurants, wineries, and breweries.
What else do I need to know before I go to the SAVOR Food & Wine Festival?
This is a popular event! Tickets may sell-out in advance so buy yours ahead of time.
That just about covers it. Have a great time!