Vicinity Tempe

In the beginning, we had First Crush. Now, we have Vicinity: Internationally Tempe,

The 2017 Vicinity Food Festival will be held at the Arizona Heritage Center at Papago Park. The museum is located at 1300 N College Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281.  The event will feature Four Vicinity Food Festival TempePeaks brews, local wines, and tasty food favorites from places like Bama BBQ, Casino Arizona, M Culinary Concepts, Snooze, Crepe Bar, The Dhaba, Cafe Lalibela, Sweetest Season Bakery Boutique and more. There will be live local music, as well!

The raffle and silent auction items at Vicinity are always awesome! The 2017 auction is full of trips, activities, gift certificates and one-of-a-kind experiences that are totally Tempe.

Tickets for Vicinity Tempe will be $100.00 per person. 

Early bird pricing for Vicinity Tempe is: Buy 6 tickets for $420, 7 tickets for $490, 8 tickets for $560, 9 tickets for $630, 10 tickets for $700 Individual tickets purchased on or after October 1st will be $100.00.

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Vicinity Tempe

Surround yourself with hundreds of amazing people, enjoy great food and drink, a super-fun charity auction and awesome entertainment while helping some of the least fortunate people in our communities. This is truly a wonderful event that Lori and I look forward to attending each year.

Great Food – Great Cause: Give Back by attending Vicinity Tempe!

What: 13th annual Vicinity: Internationally Tempe Charity Gala & Silent Auction

When: Friday, October 20, 2017 from 6:30pm-10:30pm

Where: Arizona Heritage Center at Papago Park – 1300 N College Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281

For more information or to learn more about the TCAA, please visit

Dress for the event is casual. But nice.

Vicinity: Internationally Tempe supports the mission of Tempe Community Action Agency, a nonprofit leader in providing human services to East Valley residents since 1966. Vicinity features one of the best silent auctions around, a delicious array of menu items, wine and a LOT of Four Peaks beer, along with great musical entertainment.

Proceeds support the programs and services of TCAA which help alleviate hunger, poverty and homelessness.

For 50 years Tempe Community Action Agency has provided a variety of essential social services to Tempe’s most vulnerable residents including providing food for the hungry, shelter for the homeless, delivered meals for the homebound, socialization for seniors and several children’s programs.

The Tempe Community Action Agency (TCAA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Please join us in helping to raise money and awareness for this amazing organization.

A very special thanks also goes out to all of our friends at the TCAA for all of the work they put into this great event.

Here’s some Vicinity Sponsorship Information if you are interested!

I hope to see you there!

Vicinity Tempe Food Festival