All You Can Eat Barbecue at Rustler's Rooste, Discounted Bruschetta, And More in Metro Phoenix From Monday, March 27 to Sunday, April 2

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Shake Shack

Discounted Huss Beer and Live Music at Shake Shack Scottsdale
Thursday, March 30

Every last Thursday of the month from now until May, Shake Shack Scottsdale Fashion Square is hosting Shack Sounds, where you can listen to live tunes and down discounted beer. Starting at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 30, you can enjoy $4 pints and $5 large beers from Huss Brewing and listen to live music courtesy of local band Breakup Shoes. The show is on Shake Shack's outdoor patio. For more information, visit Shake Shack's website.

Enjoy Arizona wine like the red and white wines from Page Springs Cellars at this weekend's Tempe Festival of the Arts.
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Arizona Wine Tasting at Tempe Festival of the Arts
Friday, March 31 to Sunday, April 2

If you'd like to sample a variety of Arizona wines, consider making your way over to the Tempe Festival of the Arts in downtown Tempe this weekend. Enjoy pours from places like Passion Cellars, Village of Elgin Winery, and Arizona Stronghold Winery. Presale tickets cost $15 for six tasting tickets and $20 on the day of the festival. The festival is from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Admission to the festival is free. For more information, visit the Eventbrite link.

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Hot Dogs, Sangria, Desserts and Fun at Simon's Hot Dogs
Saturday, April 1

Scottsdale's Simon's Hot Dogs is throwing a party on Saturday, April 1, to celebrate the release of some new dogs. Down three new hot dogs including the Bandeja Paisa Hot Dog with beans, chicharron, sweet plantains, avocado, and hogao or refried tomatoes and crushed potato chips on top; the Napolitano Hot Dog, with marinara sauce, basil, and mozzarella cheese; and the Choripan, made with bratwurst and topped with chimichurri sauce and mustard. Vegan options also will be for sale. You also can enjoy passion fruit sangria, wine, and Colombian desserts. For more information, visit the event's Facebook page or Simon's website.

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Discounted Bruschetta at S&V Urban Italian
Saturday, April 1

If you're tired of eating hot dogs of chicken wings during sporting events, consider heading over to S&V Urban Italian in Scottsdale for discounted bruschetta boards during the Final Four games. During these basketball games, fans can enjoy “Final Four” Bruschetta boards for half off. Guests can pick any four bruschettas for $7.50 on Saturday, April 1. Enjoy options like Tomato Basil topped with diced Roma tomato, red onion, basil, EVOO, and balsamic drizzle, or Pear Ricotta topped with Anjou pear marmalade, ricotta dolce, toasted almonds, and diced pears. Boards are normally $15. For more information, visit S&V Urban Italian's website.

Enjoy ribs at Rustler's Rooste on Sunday, April 2, as part of the Phoenix steakhouse's annual Barbecue Day.
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Rustler's Rooste 4th Annual All You Can Eat Pig Roast Barbecue
Sunday, April 2

Classic steakhouse Rustler's Rooste (one of our Essential Food and Drink experiences) is hosting its annual Barbecue Day on Sunday, April 2, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dig into beef ribs, whole hogs, smoked chicken wings, and macaroni and cheese. You also can participate in a chicken-wing-eating contest. The first-place winner takes home $100. Preorder adult tickets cost $28 per person. Day of tickets cost $32 per person. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit Rustler's Rooste's website.

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