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Arizona Restaurant Week

May 15 2020 - May 24 2020

Price: ~$33-$44

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Arizona Restaurant Week is one of the most delicious times of the year. You can enjoy a tasting tour of some great restaurants for 10 days. The festivities occur throughout the spring and fall of every year. You can choose from a prix fixe dinner that allows you to sample some of the best foods in the Scottsdale and Phoenix areas. This event gives visitors and locals a chance to channel their inner foodie as they have the opportunity to try a variety of restaurants. The participating restaurants are known for their delicious cuisines, and they will give every diner an exceptional culinary experience. You'll be able to try some foods outside of your neighborhood and eat something new. From comfort foods to Southwestern favorites, you can try it all during Arizona Restaurant Week.

ON-SITE AMENITIES

Whether you stop by a restaurant in Scottsdale or Phoenix, there are many amenities to enjoy in those cities, including shops, ATMs and entertainment options. You can take in the charm of Scottsdale or enjoy the capital city atmosphere of Phoenix. Before you head out, you can find information about the upcoming festival at the event's website.

LOCATION

Arizona Restaurant Week is taking place in both Phoenix and Scottsdale. When you travel to Scottsdale, you can visit the historic downtown district that dates back to the 1920s. This city is also known for its golf courses and spa resorts. You can even see the native landscape at the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. 

Phoenix is the capital city of Arizona, and it is known for warm temperatures and sunshine. This city also offers plenty of championship golf courses, high-end spas and lively nightclubs. Like Scottsdale, there are plenty of spots to take in the local atmosphere. Arizona Restaurant Week includes several restaurants in the Valley of the Sun. You don't want to miss out on these exclusive offerings from local restaurateurs. There is no set location for the event; you can simply show up at one of the participating restaurants to enjoy the festivities.

RVING AT THE EVENT

The Scottsdale and Phoenix areas both include beautiful vistas for you to kick back and relax in an RV rental. This area is known as the Valley of the Sun. It is an excellent place for RVers who want to get away from the cold and enjoy the bright sunshine. There are many fantastic campgrounds throughout the region, but you might not be able to park directly in the downtown areas of the two cities. Most visitors will choose a campground just outside the towns to get away from the hustle and bustle while relaxing under the desert sky. 

Covered Wagon RV Park

This campground is located just outside of Phoenix, and it is an excellent spot for those with families. The park is close to several shopping areas, including the Christown Spectrum Mall and Metrocenter Mall. Before you enjoy a delicious dinner, you can visit the local attractions like the Phoenix Art Museum. The Covered Wagon RV Park offers 30- and 50-amp full hookups, laundry facilities, swimming pools and free Wi-Fi. If you are traveling with your pets, they are welcome at the campground, too. 

6540 N. Black Canyon Hwy, Phoenix, AZ

(602) 242-2500

Desert Sands RV Park 

If you want a resort-like atmosphere, then you will want to check out the Desert Sands RV Park. Visitors love to come here for amenities like swimming pools and a relaxing environment. Desert Sands RV Park is also close to numerous attractions, such as the Desert Botanical Garden. While at the campground, you can enjoy free cable and wireless internet at every site. There are 70 sites with 30- and 50-amp electric hookups. 

22036 N. 27th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85027

(623) 869-8186

Paradise RV Resort 

Paradise RV Resort is another campground that you will want to check out. It is located in the community of Sun City. You can enjoy several outdoor and indoor activities, including water aerobics, arts and crafts, tennis and bowling. Many visitors to this site love the well-maintained property. There are over 900 sites that can accommodate most RVs, and you can enjoy a meal at the on-site restaurant as well. 

10950 W. Union Hills Dr, Sun City, AZ 85373

(623) 977-0344

Leaf Verde RV Resort

Leaf Verde RV Resort can accommodate all sizes of RVs. This campground is located in the town of Buckeye, and it is only a short distance from many popular attractions. Leaf Verde RV Resort features 377 full hookups with daily, weekly and monthly rates. There are plenty of amenities, including a heated pool, a dump station and laundry facilities. You can enjoy the local shopping and dining options as you relax at this peaceful resort. 

1500 S. Apache Rd, Buckeye, AZ 85326

(623) 386-3132

WHERE TO STAY

RV camping

When you are in town to enjoy the food during Arizona Restaurant Week, you can park your RV in one of the campgrounds throughout the area. Arizona is known for its magnificent desert landscapes. With its warm weather and constant sunshine, there are many places to enjoy your rig. During Restaurant Week, you can enjoy the fantastic food and wine from the best restaurants in the Scottsdale and Phoenix areas. With an RV, you have your own place to stay in at the end of the day. Many of the RV parks in the region are well-rated for those visiting the area. 

Hotels

While there are no participating hotels for the event, you can find plenty of lodging options in Phoenix. You can choose from the many chain hotels that offer free breakfast and other amenities. From boutique hotels to budget motels, there is a wide range of options in Phoenix.

Scottsdale also has a large number of hotel rooms for you to book as many travelers come to the city for the peaceful atmosphere. Scottsdale is the home of plenty of spa resorts, too, so you can relax and get pampered as you enjoy the delicious offerings from the local restaurants.

HOW TO GET THERE

Three airports service the Phoenix area, including Goodyear Airport, Deer Valley Airport and Sky Harbor International. Sky Harbor is one of the busiest airports in the United States. 

It is easy to drive to and around Phoenix and Scottsdale. Several major freeways travel throughout the area, including Interstate 10, Interstate 17 and U.S. Route 60. Interstate 10 is a transcontinental route that travels from California to Florida. 

Like other major cities, there are several ways to navigate around the area, including public transportation. You can grab a ride to the downtown areas of Phoenix or Scottsdale with a taxi, ride-sharing service or rental car. The Valley Metro Rail also runs throughout the area, and it can take you to some of the attractions in Phoenix, Tempe and Mesa.

PARKING

You can find some places to park your RV in Scottsdale and Phoenix, but these spaces may be limited. There are about 40 public and private parking structures in the downtown area of Phoenix where thousands of parking spaces are available throughout the night and day. The main structures are located from Fillmore to Lincoln Street.

In Scottsdale, there are several parking facilities in the Old Town area. These lots are free, and they are located at:

• Second Street and Brown Avenue

• Third Avenue Parking Garage 

• Nordstrom Parking Garage

• Center for the Performing Arts Parking Garage

When you use a parking space in Scottsdale, you can take advantage of the free trolley service that travels throughout the downtown area.

TICKETS & PRICING

Arizona Restaurant Week allows you to enjoy a prix fixe dinner for about $33 to $44 per person, excluding beverages, tax and gratuity. These dinners are three-course meals, and they feature a variety of choices for vegetarian and gluten-free dishes. With some restaurants, the meals will be charged as a couple, so you will want to look at the menu before you place the order. You can check out all the options at the festival's website.

WRAP UP

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Make sure to check out @AZRestaurantWk on Twitter, @ArizonaRestaurantWeek on Facebook and @AZRestaurant on Instagram for updates.


Please note, this is not the official source of the event information. While we try to be as comprehensive as possible, some details may have changed since the time this article was written. Please confirm final details with the official event page.