Corks & Cactus
1-5 p.m. | Saturday or Sunday
Members: $35 / General Public $40
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- Call: 480 941.1225, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily
- Visit the Admissions Box Office 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily
Sample, sip and savor your way through the splendor of the Desert Botanical Garden at Corks & Cactus, where boutique wines and desert beauty blend into a delightful event. Visit with representatives from a variety of wineries and purchase a bottle or case at the Garden’s Wine Retail Store.
- Sample 40 different wines each day
- All 80 wines will be available to purchase in our wine retail store
- Most wines featured in the retail store are priced at $35 or less, with no sales tax on any wine purchased
- Guests are able to mix & match 12 or more bottles and receive 10% off the total purchase price
- All wine purchased benefits the Garden’s education, research, exhibition and conservation programs
- Did you purchase wine at Corks & Cactus 2016? If so, bring back your Desert Botanical Garden reusable wine tote and receive 10% off your purchase of six or more bottles.
- Members: $35
- General Public: $40
- Saturday, February 18: Sydney Sprague
- Sunday, February 19: Cactomaniac Early Entry Performer – Jeordie, 12:15 - 1 p.m
- Sunday, February 19: Obadiah Parker, 1 - 5 p.m.
- Saturday & Sunday on Kitchell Patio
Fabulous Food Fine Catering & Events | 2 p.m.
Prickly Pear Tequila Sabayon, Prickly Pear Chocolate Zinfandel Velvet Cake, Chile Pepita Brittle
Gertrude's | 3 p.m.Red Wine & Beet Cured Hamachi with Saguaro Blossom Syrup + Tepary Bean Salad
DINING AND BEVERAGE OPTIONS
Fabulous Food Fine Catering concessions menu available in Dorrance Hall:
- Beef Panini - $16.95
- Turkey Panini - $14.95
- Cheese Platters (serves 2) - $15
- Spinach and Artichoke Dip - $9.95
- Antipasto - $13
- Chocolate Fondue (serves 2) - $10.95
- Prickly Pear Iced Tea - $3.00
- Canned Soda (Sprite, Diet Coke, Coke) - $2.00
- Bottled Water - $2.50
The Fine Print
Must be 21 or older to attend and must show proper identification. Children will not be admitted, even if a parent or guardian is present. Event programming subject to change. No outside food, beverage or alcohol may be brought into the event. No refund, exchanges or rain dates. Corks & Cactus ticket price includes Garden/Event admission, wine sampling and entertainment. Event is rain or shine. Wine sampling will conclude at 4:30 P.M.
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