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Come Dine, Sip Fine Wine and Enjoy the Thunderbird Artists

Wine and Art Affaire

Thunderbird Artists and the Sunset Kiwanis of Fountain Hills have once again partnered to bring you another extraordinary juried fine art event that isStrolling the Thunderbird Shoe

Unequaled in its ambiance and the quality of fine art, the 12th Annual Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire is the ideal setting for this world-class gathering of artists.  The ‘Featured Artist’ for the 12th Annual Fountain Hills Fine Art & Wine Affaire is Manfred Rapp. To learn more about Rapp and his work click here.

The surrounding mountain views including Four Peaks, Superstition Mountains and the McDowell Mountains are a special treat as you stroll this outstanding show on the Avenue of the Fountains.

The fourth highest fountain in the world, the 560-foot tall surge of water bursts high into the sky with the look of fireworks as the water trails down into the man-made 28-acre lake set in the center of Fountain Hills. It runs at the top of each hour for 15 minutes between 9 a.m.-9 p.m. and is visible from the many outdoor cafes in the area.wine with woman

This event is gated, and admission is $3.00 per person.  Wine tasting tickets are $10.00, and include a commemorative wine glass.

March 11, 12, 13, 2016

10th Annual Fine Art and Wine Affaire

The Thunderbird Artists and the Sunset Kiwanis of Fountain Hills have partnered to bring this juried fine art event to Fountain Hills. The event also offers fine wines and musical entertainment by Teresa Joy, the daughter of guitar musician Esteban. These world class artists gather for 3 days in March on the Avenue of The Fountains. A wine tasting of fine wines accompanies this special event and a commemorative wine glass is available with purchase. thunderbird artists

Thunderbird Artists was founded in 1981 by Judi Combs, CEO, and is still owned and operated by Judi. She began  with small, local shows in Arizona until March of 1992, when she  produced her first juried fine art festival in Scottsdale. The  overwhelming success of Thunderbird Artists’ first festival led to  additional festivals in Carefree, Sedona, Denver, Lake Tahoe, Tucson,  Colorado and Scottsdale.

The event runs March 14/15/16 from 10-5 daily.

There is a $3 entrance fee and the wine tasting with commemorative glass is $10

For more information on this unique event please go to


Information for this piece was obtained from the Thunderbird Artist website.