From high-profile galas to amazing concert venues to up-and-coming local musicians the Valley of the Sun is the place to enjoy some amazing events and artists. Here are AZFoothills.com readers top picks for arts and entertainment in the Valley.
These are the winners of Best of Our Valley 2014. The winner each category this year will be featured in the March 2014 issue, a tell-all guide to the best people and places in the Valley of the Sun, as chosen by its residents. The winners with the most total votes will be featured on the cover, but you will have to wait until March to find out who they are!
As a special thanks to the winners and those who helped them attain their “Best Of” status, a celebratory bash will be held in spring 2014. Stay tuned for details on the fabulous fete!
All those who won this year can download their 2014 Winners logos here.
THE WINNERS LIST: ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Best Annual Charity Event – The Junior League of Phoenix’s Annual Rummage Sale
Best Annual Fashion Event – Xavier College Prep Fashion Show Luncheon
Best Annual Gala – Kids at Heart Gala, Children’s Museum of Phoenix
Best Annual Valley Event – The Wine Grower’s Festival at The Farm
Best Annual Valley Event: Large Scale – Waste Management Phoenix Open
Best Automobile Auction – Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction
Best Concert Venue – Celebrity Theatre
Best Haunted House – Dark Scares, Mesa
Best Local Band/Musician – Nicole Pesce and Jeffrey Hattrick (Lobby Lounge, The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix)
Best Museum – Musical Instrument Museum
Best Party Event – Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction
Best Special Event Venue – The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix
Best Civic Organization – Phoenix Thunderbirds