April 27, 2018 - May 6, 2018
Agave Heritage Festival
Time: times vary, check website
Admission: check website for tickets
Join this exploration and celebration of the cultural, commercial, and culinary significance of the agave plant in the southern Arizona-Mexico border region. The festival incudes varied talks, tours, tastings, dinners and exhibits at several venues. Presentations and demonstrations will be led by distinguished experts involved in all aspects of study and production related to the vital Southwestern plant. Venues include Hotel Congress, The Carriage House, Mission Garden, Maynards Market & Kitchen, Exo Bar, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tohono Chul, Sidecar Tucson, The Loft Cinema, U of A Desert Laboratory Tumamoc Hill, the Mexican Consulate, and University of Arizona.