Wednesday, Nov. 4

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New Winery, Tasting Room, and Wine Education Center Opening in Scottsdale

A new winery is coming to Scottsdale. This new full scale winery is part of the Desert Rock Industries, a global family of wine & spirits based in Scottsdale. This is not your basic tasting room. It’s an up close experience in all aspects of wine and the winemaking process. They moved their facility & programs from Sonoma, California to Scottsdale. These fine wines are crafted by award winning winemaker. Paul Hoffman. 

For more information visit their websites at:

Desert Rock Winery
7302 E. Helm Drive
Suite 1002
Scottsdale, AZ  85260

Free Cheeseburger Day/Joe's Farm Grill

Joe’s Farm Grill is hosting their ninth annual Free Cheeseburger day, today, Wednesday, November 4th in Gilbert from 10 am to 3 pm. This is their way of saying “Thank You” to their loyal regulars for making their business a success and a way for new people to try their food at no cost.

Participants get one free cheese burger, hot French fries, fixings, soda or water. It’s one per person, kids get a kids size portion and you must be present to get your meal no taking one back for a friend at the office.  No call-in orders and no other food items will be sold on that day.

This year, the Gilbert Fire Department (with a fire engine for touring) will be on site to collect toys for Gilbert families in need. They will be collecting new unwrapped toys such as family board games, athletic balls (soccer balls, footballs, and basketballs), craft kits, skateboards, new clothing and shoes and gift cards for teen/tweens.

For more information visit:

Joe's Farm Grill
3000 E. Ray Rd.
(1/4 mi W of Higley Rd.)
Gilbert, AZ 85296

Disney Pixar's The Good Dinosaur traveling exhibit of Arlo and Spot at Tempe Market Place

Head over to Tempe Marketplace to meet Disney/Pixar's newest animated characters Arlo and Spot as they embark on a National tour! Standing at 20 feet tall, Arlo will be accompanied by his human friend Spot in honor of the release of THE GOOD DINOSAUR. Stop by THE GOOD DINOSAUR exhibit for free photo opportunities, an activity station, and your chance to receive promotional items from the film.  

This event takes place from 11: 00 am to 9:00 p.m. The movie “The Good Dinosaur” open on Thursday, November 25th.
Tempe Marketplace (near district stage)
2000 E Rio Salado Pkwy,
Tempe, AZ 85281

Green Planet Festival

The Green Planet Festival is headed to Phoenix, Arizona on Saturday, November 7th 2015 at the Phoenix Convention Center.  You may have heard about Green Planet Festival as it is now the fastest-growing attraction in the green and eco-conscious industry expanding nationwide.   

The festival aims to bridge the gap between consumers and eco-friendly businesses looking to promote earth friendly and sustainable products and services. We feature local artisan and craft foods, vegan selections, organic and sustainable nutrition sources, and a unique wine and beer garden in our wide marketplace feature over 80+ exhibitors.  

Our exhibitors include alternative transportation companies, gluten free foods, renewable energy solutions and services, sustainable home and garden, travel and adventure, non-profits, fitness facilities, holistic providers, health and nutrition resources, and organic cosmetics and clothing. 

Doors open at 10am and it's an all-day event. Ticket pricing and info can be found on

Green Planet Festival 
Phoenix Convention Center 
100 North 3rd street, Phoenix AZ 85004

Dr.Grey Stafford-Wildlife World Zoo/Llama

Come see llamas and other exotic animals at Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium.

The Wildlife World Zoo is located at 16501 W. Northern Ave. in Litchfield Park. For more information on all the zoo's exciting attractions and events, call 623-935-WILD or check out their website: