24th Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival
Nov
3
Nov 5

24th Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival

  • 101 Easy Street Carefree, AZ, 85377 United States

Meet 165 award-winning, juried fine artists at this Signature Event! Sip fine wines and listen to the tunes of live musicians, while strolling throughout small to life-sized bronze sculptures, paintings, metal, clay, wood, stone, glass, ceramic, copper, found objects and mixed media sculptures. See an array of pottery, photography, one-of-a-kind jewelry designs, batiks and much more! Take in more than 5,000 original masterworks of fine art and fine crafts. Subject matter ranges from Southwest and traditional to contemporary and abstract, including floral, wildlife, European, African and Native American. This festival offers a wide variety of mediums, styles, sizes, subject matters and price ranges, to ensure there is something that appeals to everyone who attends.

The Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival is nestled within the heart of Carefree's town center, surrounded with specialty shops, galleries, restaurants and outdoor cafes.

Thunderbird Artists is honored to continue working with their longest running partner, the Carefree/Cave Creek Chamber of Commerce and all their great volunteers.

Gilbert Fine Art & Wine Festival
Dec
1
Dec 3

Gilbert Fine Art & Wine Festival

  • 75 East Civic Center Drive Gilbert, AZ, 85296 United States

The inaugural Gilbert Fine Art & Wine Festival is located on the beautiful grounds of the Gilbert Civic Center, just seconds away from rapidly growing downtown Gilbert.

Gilbert, Arizona, has evolved into one of the fastest growing communities, the largest town in the United States, 2nd Safest City and the 22nd Best Place to Live in the country.  Formerly known as the ‘Hay Capital of the World’, Gilbert has transformed from an agricultural community into a contemporary, urban community with a relaxed but vibrant atmosphere.

The non-profit charity we will be working with is Gilbert Parks & Recreation.

 

6th Annual Surprise Fine Art & Wine Festival
Jan
12
Jan 14

6th Annual Surprise Fine Art & Wine Festival

  • Surprise Recreational Campus

Surprise warrants a weekend stay for the whole family. Surprise Stadium is home for the Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals ‘Spring Training’ and the Surprise Recreation Campus has a fishing lake, along with a 25 court Tennis & Racquet Complex.
Surprise is located 20 miles northwest of Phoenix.  Just 45 minutes from downtown Phoenix, Surprise is where you can connect with the charm of mountain park lands, a regional lake and the untouched open Sonoran Desert.  The neighborhoods are clean, distinctive and unique; it’s no wonder why nine out of 10 residents surveyed recommend Surprise as a place to live and start a business!

 

14th Annual Arizona Fine Art EXPO
Jan
12
Mar 25

14th Annual Arizona Fine Art EXPO

  • Arizona Fine Art EXPO

The Arizona Fine Art EXPO unites an impressive gathering of 100 nationally acclaimed and award-winning artists that passionately produce art in studios and cabanas. Artists can be seen painting in all mediums, sketching in pen & ink, pastels and pencil, assembling mosaics, sculpting clay, carving wood, composing mixed media on canvas, welding, designing and sculpting jewelry. Outside, artists can be found working in outdoor cabanas carving alabaster, etching stone, welding metal, steel and copper, patina finishing, wood carving and more! The quaint Café de Expo offers scrumptious breakfasts, snacks and lunch in the afternoon. Enjoy eating indoors, surrounded by working artists, or sit outdoors under the festive umbrellas and listen to the whispering sounds of water fountains in the Sculpture Garden for added pleasure.

HOURS: 10:00am – 6:00pm Everyday 7 Days a Week

25th Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival
Jan
19
Jan 21

25th Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival

  • 101 Easy Street Carefree, AZ, 85377 United States

This award-winning fine art festival features more than 165 juried fine artisans from throughout the United States and abroad. Artists will be exhibiting paintings in oil, watercolor, pastel, acrylic, and ink; impressive small, medium and life-sized sculptures in bronze, clay, metal, stone and wood, sparkling hand blown glass, one-of-a-kind handcrafted jewelry, beautiful photography, batiks, intricate gourds and much more! 

This festival also combines fine art and fine craft with an elaborate collection of domestic and imported wines for sampling. For $10, patrons will receive an engraved souvenir wine glass with six tasting tickets; allowing them to enjoy their magnificent wine, all while strolling throughout thousands of original works of art and listening to live music float through the air.

The festival will take place in downtown Carefree, at the intersection of Easy and Ho Hum streets. Hours are 10am to 5pm each day. Admission is $3.00 for adults and free for Carefree residents. Parking is free all weekend. Altogether, this event promises to be a weekend to forever remember!

The Wine Hosting Charity will be The Carefree/Cave Creek Chamber of Commerce.

7th Annual Waterfront Fine Art & Wine Festival
Feb
9
Feb 11

7th Annual Waterfront Fine Art & Wine Festival

  • Scottsdale Waterfront

Thunderbird Artists, producer of award-winning fine art and wine festivals, lines the banks of the Scottsdale Waterfront with the greatest selection of juried fine arts, fine wines, delectable chocolates and musicians in the Southwest for the Waterfront Fine Art & Wine Festival.

Patrons love strolling throughout spectacular paintings, bronzes, glass, stone, copper, clay sculptures, photography and jewelry, while listening to live musical entertainment and sipping fine wines. The Scottsdale Waterfront is a superb backdrop, which adds romance to the event with reflections across the waters.

The wine hosting charity for this event will be the Kiwanis Club of Scottsdale McCormick.

Gilbert Fine Art & Wine Festival
Feb
16
Feb 18

Gilbert Fine Art & Wine Festival

  • 16810 Avenue of the Fountains Fountain Hills AZ 85268 USA

The inaugural Gilbert Fine Art & Wine Festival is located on the beautiful grounds of the Gilbert Civic Center, just seconds away from rapidly growing downtown Gilbert.

Gilbert, Arizona, has evolved into one of the fastest growing communities, the largest town in the United States, 2nd Safest City and the 22nd Best Place to Live in the country.  Formerly known as the ‘Hay Capital of the World’, Gilbert has transformed from an agricultural community into a contemporary, urban community with a relaxed but vibrant atmosphere.

The non-profit charity we will be working with is the Gilbert Fire Department. 

 

23rd Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival
Mar
16
Mar 18

23rd Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival

  • Downtown Carefree

This wonderful three-day festival is widely known as ‘…a collector’s paradise™’, due to its rigorous jury, thus producing a festival unequaled in quality. The streets of downtown Carefree make room for more than 165 artists and an excess of original masterpieces. Artists’ work include small, medium and life-sized bronze sculptures, metal, clay, wood, stone, glass and mixed media sculptures. There is an array of pottery, photography, one-of-a-kind jewelry, batiks, stained glass, scratchboard, gourd sculptures and much more. There are also spectacular oil and acrylic paintings on canvas, watercolors, pastel, charcoal, etchings and mixed media paintings. This festival offers a wide variety of mediums, subject matters, styles, sizes and price ranges, ensuring that there is something for everyone.

The Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festivals are enhanced by the beautiful Sonoran Desert backdrop of Carefree. Thunderbird Artists holds the title of Arizona’s largest wine-tasting events, featuring first-class wines from around the world. These festivals touch each of the senses, with fine wines, mouthwatering chocolates, the visual feast of art and the subtle sound of ambient music. After taking in all the sights and sounds of the festival, make sure and leave yourself time to discover Carefree’s assortment of unique shops, boutiques, galleries, restaurants and outdoor cafes.

14th Annual Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire
Mar
23
Mar 25

14th Annual Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire

The 14th Annual Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire is produced by Thunderbird Artists, in conjunction with Sunset Kiwanis and the town of Fountain Hills.

Thunderbird Artists unite again with Sunset Kiwanis of Fountain Hills to celebrate 14 years!  Held on the picturesque Avenue of the Fountains, the signature fountain attracts thousands of visitors every year and runs at the top of each hour for 15 minutes between 9am and 9pm daily.

Thunderbird Artists Mission is to promote fine arts and fine crafts, (through an extensive and dedicated advertising campaign) paralleled with the ambiance of unique wines and fine music, while supporting the artists, merchants and surrounding communities.