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3rd Annual Santa Cruz Harvest Dinner


3rd Annual Santa Cruz Harvest Dinner
Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 5:30PM -8:30PM
Historic Steinfeld Warehouse, 101 W. 6th St, Tucson, AZ 85701.  Parking is available in the City of Tucson ParkWise lot on Franklin Ave. and 9th Ave. Download a map here.
Tickets: $75/person. Advanced ticket purchase required. Seating limited. 21+ event.   
Join us for a rustic evening at the Santa Cruz Harvest Dinner, Sunday, October 20, 2013 at the historic Steinfeld Warehouse. The dinner highlights the diversity of heritage resources in the Santa Cruz Valley, with an emphasis on agricultural heritage and food traditions, while also showcasing Tucson’s historic arts warehouse district. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to experience the recently renovated 1907 Steinfeld Warehouse!
Keynote speakers: Three-time Tucson Iron Chef Ryan Clark and Jim McManus of Walking J Farm. 
  • Live music by Salvador Duran
  • Menu featuring local and heritage foods prepared by Chef Ryan Clark of Lodge on the Desert, Desert Rain Café, Little Café Poca Cosa, and Isabella’s Ice Cream    
  • Silent auction
  • Tastings by Arizona Hops & Vines, Callaghan Vineyards, Dos Cabezas WineWorks, Dragoon Brewing Company, Green Feet Brewing, Lightning Ridge Cellars, Public Brew House, Ten-Fifty Five Brewing, Whiskey Del Bac. 
2013 Santa Cruz Harvest Dinner Host Committee
David Fitzsimmons, Arizona Daily Star
Kelly Fryer, YWCA
Tana Fryer, Blu - A Wine & Cheese Stop
Peter Goldman, DeConcini Law Firm, and Beverly Werber
Jim and Loma Griffith, Tucson Meet Yourself, founders
Jared McKinley, Edible Baja Arizona
Carolyn Niethammer, Author
Jim Nintzel, Tucson Weekly
Corky Poster, Poster Frost Mirto, Inc. 
Gary Paul Nabhan, University of Arizona Southwest Center
Anne-Marie Russell, MOCA Tucson
Jenn Toothaker Burdick, Santa Cruz Valley Heritage Alliance member
Janos Wilder, DOWNTOWN Kitchen + Cocktails
The 3rd Annual Santa Cruz Harvest Dinner is a fundraiser for the nonprofit Santa Cruz Valley Heritage Alliance (SCVHA). SCVHA’s mission is to connect people to the cultural, historic, and natural treasures of the Santa Cruz Valley. 

Silent Auction donations:

Arizona Cardinals - Autographed Football
Arizona Diamondbacks - 4 tickets to 2014 Regular Season
Arizona State Museum - Admission for 4 and behind the scenes tour
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum - Walk with a Keeper, behind the scenes for 4
Armitage - $50 Gift certificate
Barrio Bread - gift certificate
Biltmore Advisors – Financial planning gift certificate
Bookmans - $50 gift certificate
Calexico - poster and CD
Carolyn Niethammer - cookbook
Chiva Risa - Goat Cheese gift certificate
Colossal Cave Mountain Park - Day in the Park for two (admission, tour, western trail ride)
Conrad Wilde Gallery – art
Desert Survivors Nursery – Kino Heritage Fruit Trees
Disneyland - 4 One-Day Park Hopper tickets
Duquesne House B&B - one-night stay
Etherton Gallery - Curtis photogravures  
Green Valley Pecan Co. - Pecan gift basket   
Hotel Congress - VIP Package
Janet Taylor - Mesquite cutting board and cookbook
Kore Press 
Loft Theater - gift certificate
Mano Y Metate – mole set
Marilyn Noble - Southwest Comfort Food: Slow and Savory
Mark Bahti - Tohono O'odham Basket
Michael McNulty - photography
MOCA - family membership
Murray Bolesta Fine Arts Prints
Old Tucson - Gift basket
Pima Air and Space/ Titan Missile Museum - Admission for two
Precision Personal Training - Six (6) 30-minute sessions including assessment
Reid Park Zoo - Admission
Rialto Theater - tickets to 2 shows
Sonoita Vineyards - One bottle of Angel Wings (mission grape) and tasting for two
Tubac Presidio - Admission for 4 and behind the scenes tour
Tucson Audubon Society
Tucson Botanical Gardens - Admission for four
Tucson Historic Preservation Foundation - Membership and tour
Tumacacori Mesquite Sawmill - cutting board
University of Arizona Press
Walking J Farm – gift certificate
Western National Parks Association
Yoga Connection - Gift certificate for 5 classes


Thank you to our sponsors!


10/20/2013 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm