13th Annual Arizona Fine Art EXPO
Jan
13
Mar 26

13th 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

2nd Annual Sculpture & Wine Festival in Fountain Hills
Jan
13
Jan 15

2nd Annual Sculpture & Wine Festival in Fountain Hills

  • 16810 East Avenue of the Fountains Fountain Hills, AZ, 85268 United States

Thunderbird Artists, award-winning producer of juried fine art and wine festivals in Arizona, is gearing up for a unique celebration of sculptors gathering from across the globe.

The event will take place on the picturesque Avenue of the Fountains, neighboring the world-renowned, fourth largest fountain in the world, in downtown Fountain Hills. This scenic desert community is located just east of Scottsdale and surrounded by sweeping mountain views.

24th Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival
Jan
20
Jan 22

24th 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.

6th Annual Waterfront Fine Art & Wine Festival
Feb
10
Feb 12

6th 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.

5th Annual Surprise Fine Art & Wine Festival
Feb
17
Feb 19

5th 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!

 

22nd Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival
Mar
17
Mar 19

22nd 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.

13th Annual Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire
Mar
24
Mar 26

13th Annual Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire

  • 16810 Avenue of the Fountains Fountain Hills AZ 85268 USA

Thunderbird Artists and the Sunset Kiwanis of Fountain Hills have once again partnered to bring you another extraordinary juried fine art event that encompasses quality wines and delightful musical entertainment.

Unequaled in its ambiance and the quality of fine art, the 13th Annual Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire is the ideal setting for this world-class gathering of artists. The quaint little Town of Fountain Hills is located east of Scottsdale and about 45 minutes from Sky Harbor International Airport.


23rd Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival
Nov
4
Nov 6

23rd 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.