March 21: Taste of the Foothills Celebration at el Pedregal

Thursday 3.21.2013 @ 5:00pm | ImagesAZ | Community

Venue: el Pedregal, 34505 N. Scottsdale Road in Scottsdale


Get ready for delicious food, live music and entertainment under the stars as the non-profit Foothills Caring Corps hosts the 9th Annual Taste of the Foothills Celebration and Cash & Caring Raffle event.


The festivities take place from 5 – 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 21 at el Pedregal, 34505 N. Scottsdale Road in Scottsdale. Participating restaurants include Bryan’s Black Mountain Barbeque, Café Bink, Carefree Station, El Encanto, Janey’s Coffeehouse, The Boulders Resort and Golden Door Spa, Harold’s Corral and Venues Café.


Cash & Caring benefit raffle drawings will be held throughout the evening. Three winners will receive cash prizes. A live auction and silent auction will also take place, and guests will dance to the live country rock sounds of the Mary Hoffman Band.


Admission to the event is $20 per person, or attendees can receive free admission for two adults with the purchase of a Cash & Caring raffle ticket. Raffle tickets may be purchased for $100, three for $250 or eight for $500. Participants need not be present to win.


A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Foothills Caring Corps, which provides vital services that include mobile meals, medical transportation, handicapped-accessible van transportation, respite and caregiver relief, wellness programs, shopping trips, social opportunities, friendly visits, administrative and handyman assistance. The annual Taste of the Foothills and Cash & Caring event is one of the organization’s largest fundraisers each year.