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Roasted Chile Festival at the Farmers Markets

September 20

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An event every week that begins at 3:00 am on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until September 20, 2019

:::::: 4 Days, 5 locations • www.roastedchilefest.org ::::::
Southern Arizona isn’t the only thing that’s been heating up this summer – local farmers have been working hard growing fiery chiles to help satisfy our cravings for this seasonal specialty. Now, guests can taste, smell, and savor the region’s best chiles over four days at Heirloom Farmers Markets’ 18th Annual Roasted Chile Festival from September 18 – 22.

>>> Make sure to visit the Grande Chile Festival at 9/21 Rincon Valley Farmers & Artisans Market from 9am – 3pm & the final Chile Fiesta on 9/22 at Rillito Park Farmers Market from 8am – 12pm.

:::::: FESTIVAL SCHEDULE AT THE FARMERS MARKETS ::::::
• September 18th from 8am – 12pm – Green Valley Village Farmers & Artisans Market - 101 S. La Cañada Dr., Green Valley
-- Live Music – Gabriel Francisco
-- Fresh Roasted Chiles & Specialties
-- 40+ Vendors

• September 20th from 8am – 12pm – Trail Dust Town Farmers Market (Home of Pinnacle Peak Tucson) - 6541 E. Tanque Verde Dr.
-- Live Music
-- Fresh Roasted Chiles & Specialties
-- Vendor Chile-Themed Specials
15 Vendors

• Saturday, September 21st from 8am – 12pm – Oro Valley Farmers Market - 10901 N. Oracle Rd.
-- Live Music
-- Fresh Roasted Chiles & Specialties
-- 40+ Vendors
••• GRANDE CHILE FEST | September 21st from 9am – 3pm – Rincon Valley Farmers & Artisans Market - 12500 E. Old Spanish Trail
-- Live Music – Cadillac Mountain, Roman Barten-Sherman, Southbound Pilot, Rudy Cortese, and Damon McLaughlin
-- Beer & Margarita Garden
-- Family Fun Hub – Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, Taste of the Market, Face Painting, and Activities
-- Community Partners – Saguaro National Park, Vail Preservation Society, and Greater Vail Area Chamber of Commerce
-- Fresh Roasted Chiles & Specialties
-- Free Veggie Valet- Drop off your farm fresh veggies at the valet and continue to experience the festival.
-- 60+ Vendors

••• FINAL CHILE FEST | September 22nd from 8am – 12pm – Rillito Park Farmers Market - 4502 N. 1st Ave.
-- Live Music by Mariachi Estrellas de Tucson
-- Chef at the Market – 2019 Iron Chef Tucson Wendy Gauthier of Chef Chic
-- Taste of the Market Activity
-- Community Partners – Watershed Management Group
-- Fresh Roasted Chiles & Specialties – Largest selection of local chiles
-- Vendor Chile-Themed Specials
-- 80+ Vendors

* Pre-order your fresh roasted chiles from Kris Young of Red's Roasters to be picked up at Green Valley, Trail Dust Town, Oro Valley and Rincon Valley by calling 520-409-3406. The deadline for orders is Monday, September 16!

:::::: FESTIVAL SPONSORS ::::::
Rincon Institute, Rita Tech Park, Rocking K, Houghton Town Center, Renewal By Andersen of Phoenix, Tucson Electric Power, The Solar Store

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September 20
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