October events bring visitors, additional traffic to Queen Creek

Queen Creek’s agritainment destinations offer a number of signature events in the fall from the recent Garlic Festival to the upcoming Pumpkin and Chili Party, which provide autumn fun and potentially producing crowded roads. The Pumpkin and Chili Party at Schnepf Farms, 24610 S. Rittenhouse Road, begins Thursday, Oct. 4, and takes place every Thursday […]

Fall brings cool events, festivals to Queen Creek

As the temperatures continue to drop, the outdoors becomes more inviting and Queen Creek is taking full advantage of the nicer weather. Here are some events coming up: Pumpkin and Chili Party, Oct. 4-28, 24810 S. Rittenhouse Road Offering hayrides, bonfires, corn mazes, entertainment and more, the Pumpkin and Chili Party at Schnepf Farms takes […]

Pumpkin and Chili Party returns to Schnepf Farms Oct. 5-29

Schnepf Farms, 24810 S. Rittenhouse Road in Queen Creek, hosts its annual Pumpkin and Chili Festival in October. The fun takes place Thursdays-Sundays from Oct. 5 to Oct. 29. Hours are 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursdays and Sundays and 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. There is a pumpkin patch and rides for children. There are […]

Former Arizona Coyotes Doan is face of 2017 corn maze at Schnepf Farms

Doan began to suspect something was up, longtime friend Luis Gonzalez said about the surprise unveiling     Luis Gonzalez helped surprise his longtime friend and former Arizona Coyotes Capt. Shane Doan at Schnepf Farms, 24610 S. Rittenhouse Road in Queen Creek, when Mr. Doan was revealed Sept. 26 as the face of this year’s […]

Popular events increase traffic in east Queen Creek

Queen Creek’s agritainment industry is continuing to grow, with two signature events happening this fall. The events draw both residents and visitors, resulting in a positive economic benefit for the community, but also increasing traffic in the southeast area of town, according to a press release. The town of Queen Creek has suggested patrons use […]