Chile pepper “everything” awaits your senses on September 29 from 4 to 11 p.m. at A.R.T.S. Project #1 in Downtown Phoenix (408 E. Roosevelt St.).
Admission is $10 in advance (available at rooseveltrow.org) and $15 at the door; niños and niñas under 4, gratis. The festival includes live music, salsa sampling and salsa competition, chile pepper roasting, food vendors – featuring the best green chile dishes in town, we are told – and a “chile queen” pageant. Four Peaks Brewery will host a beer and margarita garden.