Buy your ticket to the hottest food and wine event of 2015 and help fight childhood hunger.

Taste of the Nation® for No Kid Hungry is the nation's premier culinary benefit, featuring top chefs and mixologists -- all of whom are coming together to donate their time, talent and passion to end childhood hunger in America.


Tickets are no longer available online.  Tickets to the cocktail competion will be available at the door for $50.  We look forward to seeing you at the event!

The evening will begin with a cocktail competition in which the city’s best mixologists square off, featuring recipes representative of various cities throughout the nation. Sample these liquid creations and vote for your favorite cocktails! Then, transition to the Fairmont Princess’ stunning ballroom for a seated meal prepared tableside by some of Phoenix and Scottsdale’s most talented chefs. Each table will enjoy a different menu from a different restaurant. Each table of ten guests will be treated to a five course dinner with wine and specialty cocktail pairings prepared exclusively for their table by one of our featured chefs. As each chef showcases cuisine from a different part of the country, you’ll enjoy a true “Taste of the Nation.” Bid in our exceptional silent and live auction featuring one-of-a-kind trips, wine, culinary experiences, tickets to events and cultural centers, beautiful jewelry, art, and more.

Local beneficiaries include St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance and the Association of Arizona Food Banks.

Western Regional Passport
Present this passport to gain admission to Taste of the Nation events throughout the West. The passport is valid at the events listed below and valid for one person per passport for the 2012 event season. Upon arrival at each event, get your passport stamped at the general registration desk and keep on the lookout for passport-only surprises. Please notify us immediately if the passport is damaged or stolen, or if you have any questions. This passport is non-transferrable. You can find a listing of events nation-wide at Passport is valid at the following Taste of the Nation events: Taste of the Nation San Francisco (March 29, 2012, The Bently Reserve), Taste of the Nation Hawaii (April 29, 2012, Bishop Museum), Taste of the Nation Portland (May 8, 2012, JELD-WEN Field), Taste of the Nation Las Vegas (May 17, 2012, Rain Nightclub at the Palms Casino), Taste of the Nation Arizona (May 18, 2012, Fairmont Scottsdale Princess), Taste of the Nation Santa Barbara (May 20, 2012, Montecito Country Club), Taste of the Nation Laguna Beach (June 3, 2012, Montage Laguna Beach) and Taste of the Nation Los Angeles (June 10, 2012, The Lot in West Hollywood).