Mac And Cheese Fest

Mac And Cheese Fest. Arizona’s Best!

Calling all cheeseheads! Are you a mac and cheese fanatic? If ooey gooey cheesy pasta is your cup of tea, then Arizona’s Mac And Cheese Fest is the place you need to be. The best mac and cheese creations will be at this festival and you just can’t miss it. Discover new favorites or enjoy the classics. You will definitely leave feeling satisfied and full of cheesy goodness.

When: Saturday November 16th and Sunday November 17th, 2019

Time: 11am-6pm

Where: Salt River Fields at Talking Stick

7555 N Pima Rd. Scottsdale, AZ. 85258

Price: $5-$75

Phone: 480-300-5414



Why go to the Mac And Cheese Fest?

There is no other place in all of Arizona to get your hands on this huge variety of mac and cheese deliciousness. Over 25 restaurants will be showcasing and serving up their best creations.

There will be even more than just the mac and cheese. In between tastings you can try out ping pong, Large Jenga, and bags. You can also wash down all that pasta in the craft beer tent with fresh brews. And don’t forget, this is a family friendly event. Bring the kids and they can enjoy the kids area.

Want to take it up a notch?

The Mac and Cheese Fest offers a VIP Experience for the most obsessed mac and cheese fans. This exclusive experience offers a private entrance just for you, and a shaded VIP area with private restrooms. If that isn’t fancy enough, you also get to enjoy four drink tickets, five mac and cheese tastings and one free soda or water. The number of VIP Experiences is limited, so grab yours fast.

Want cheap seats?

Maybe you want to honor your budget and still enjoy the best mac and cheese in town. The good news is that there’s a Groupon for the festival. Enjoy the pasta at 40% off!

Are you a home chef?
Are you a mac and cheese enthusiast with a few homemade recipes up your sleeve? The Mac And Cheese Fest is hosting a S’Mac Down Home Chef contest with the chance to win your very own golden noodle trophy, complete with bragging rights for an entire year. This contest gets hot, heated and the stakes are high. Are you in?

According to the website, you need to do the following to enter:

  1. Film a short video cooking your Mac & Cheese recipe.
  2. Upload your video to Youtube before October 15, 2019.
  3. Be among the Top 10 videos to receive the most likes and advance to the quality Cook-off.
  4. Join 3 other Rock Stars to compete in the Live Cook-Off at the Mac & Cheese Fest, November 16, 2019

Do you want to be an exhibitor?

Perhaps you are a vendor or have the desire to be an exhibitor at this year’s Mac And Cheese Fest. It is a great way to get noticed and have people see your business up close and personal. There is a variety of booth sizes, options for electricity, tables chairs and drapings.

Other things to do in Scottsdale
After the mac and cheese party is over, you might be interested in checking out other happenings in the area. Check out these fun things to do:

Top Golf
Perhaps you want to work off all those extra helpings of carbs. Just down the street is Top Golf. Besides the obvious climate controlled golfing bays, this place is full of entertainment for the whole squad. Enjoy full-service restaurant and bar, over 200 HDTVs, a rooftop terrace with fireplace and free wifi.

Does taking flight sound a little more interesting. Scottsdale is home to iFly, an indoor skydiving experience. Soar high, but soar safely in this super fun experience.

Talking Stick Resort and Casino
Snag a hotel room or just enjoy the sights and sounds of the slot machines. The Talking Stick Resort and Casino offers luxurious hotel accommodations, fine dining, a top-rate golf course and of course, lots of ways to gamble the night away.


Great Wolf Lodge

Brand new to the area, Great Wolf Lodge gets visitors soaked year round. This hotel and indoor water park combination is the perfect way to end your day at the Mac And Cheese Fest. Enjoy big slides, a wave pool, floating through the Crooked Creek or the Cub Paw Pool for the little guys. There’s a boatload more activities for the whole family to enjoy.


Final Thoughts

The Mac And Cheese Fest of 2019 is bound to be the best yet. All cheese, macaroni and beer lovers will have a blast. The best part is that your night doesn’t have to end with the Fest ends. There’s plenty of entertainment surrounding the Salt River Fields, that you can party through the night.