IN THE NEWS

Media inquiries can be directed to Gina Kaegi, Director of Marketing and Communications 480.488.3686

Press Releases and Advisories
Carefree Christmas Festival Preview Night
Letter from Mayor Peterson- 2016 was a Good Year for Carefree
​November 2016
Living in Carefree Has Its Perks
Christmas Festival Preview Night 
Southwest Art & Indian Market Festival

October 2016
ThunderBird Artists Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival
Bashas' Celebrates Grand Re-Opening of Newly Remodeled Store

September 2016
World-Renowned Artist Carves 2nd Annual Enchanted Pumpkin Garden
A Letter from Mayor Les Peterson - A Critical Time for Carefree
August 2016 
Carefree Announces 2016-17 Event Calendar
Carefree Pumpkin Pin Hunt Launches Fall Season
Historical Landmark "Spanish Village" Gets Acquired

July 2016

World Renowned Artist Carves 2nd Annual Enchanted Pumpkin Garden
June 2016
Restaurants Offer a Unique "Carefree" Experience
Bashas' Grocery Store Plans Renovation in Carefree

May 2016
Video of Town Highlights By Mayor Peterson
Town of Carefree Features Sand Sculpting in the Gardens
Downtown Carefree Development - The Next Phase
Town of Carefree Selects 2016 Spirit of Carefree Award Recipient
Nation Declares National Small Business Week May 1 -7

April 2016
Former Mayor David Schwan Passes Away After Battle with ALS
Chamber of Commerce Selects UPS Store Business of the Year
Chamber of Commerce Celebrates Volunteer of the Year
Elevate Your Lifestyle on Easy Street
Renowned Artist Ray Villafane Returns to Carefree 

March 2016
Bike Lane Project Update
Carefree Adopts a "Code of Conduct" for all Elected and Appointed Officials

February 2016
Town of Carefree Opens New Kiwanis Splash Park
23rd Annual Thunderbird Artists Fine Art and Wine Festival
Building Momentum for the Future
Town Renews Relationship with Renowned Artist Ray Villafane
Guest Editorial - Setting the Record Straight
Luxury Living Coming to Easy Street
5th Festival of Fine Chocolate and Fine Art
Carefree Desert Garden Seminar-Urban Wildlife
January 2016
23rd Annual Thunderbird Artist Fine Art Show
$50M Easy Street Project Coming to Carefree
Carefree Partners with the YMCA-Yoga in the Gardens 
5th Indian Market and Cultural Festival
Carefree Sculpture in the Garden Show
Carefree Hosts East Valley Mayors Meeting
Sunday Concerts in the Gardens Arrive

2015 Press Releases and Advisories 
Dec.  8th Annual Carefree Christmas Festival  
Nov.  Carefree Christmas Festival Preview Night  
Nov.  Carefree Hosts 7th Annual Veterans Day Celebration   
Oct.   World Renown Artist Carves Enchanted Pumpkin Garden  
Sept.  Town of Carefree Purchases Easy Street Building  
August   Town of Carefree Approves Luxury Condo Development  
March   Spirit of Crefree Award Recipient David Schwan
March   Master Plan To Be Reviewed by Public
March Garden Photos Contest Winners Selected

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(Left) Carefree Marketing Director, Gina Kaegi with renowned sculptor Ray Villafane and news anchor Mark Curtis, Channel 12 promoting First Annual 2015 Enchanted Pumpkin Garden