As patrons and donors of our 2016 Arizona Agricultural Experience, we are proud to announce the dates for our upcoming Event; March 7th, 8th, and 9th, 2017.

Next years event promises to be even bigger and better than last year’s. Our host hotel will be the Harrah’s Resort & Casino, 15406 Maricopa Rd., in Maricopa, Arizona. We have booked a block of rooms at a special discount rate of $139 per room, per night, + tax. Please visit their website at or call 800-223-7277.

Hotel Reservations must be made with a credit card No later than February 13th, 2017. It is important to hold your room with your credit card # before that date. You can always cancel the room if you decide to stay at another venue. The hotel is located in City of Maricopa with the Harrah’s Casino and UltraStar Multi-tainment center (Movie theater, bowling alley and Restaurants).

We have Agricultural tours, a Welcome Dinner, on the evening of Tuesday the 7 Elements Event Center.  The Dinner will include a cocktail reception outside beforehand, and our guest speaker this year will be Steve Keim, General Manager for the NFL Arizona Cardinals.

The Pinal 40 Foundation is a non-profit organization, formed in 2014 and located in Casa Grande, Arizona.  Last years fundraising event was a huge success.  Our 2016 Arizona Agriculture Experience, we raised over $210,000, which was given out to our Pinal Community in Ag Scholarships, The Boys & Girls Clubs of Casa Grande Valley, and other various agricultural and youth oriented groups.

All of us in the Pinal 40 Foundation appreciate your support and attendance at our 2016 Event. We look forward to seeing old friends and making new ones at the upcoming Arizona Agricultural Experience!

— Dennis Dugan, President, The Pinal 40 Foundation

— David C. Vermillion, Event Coordinator, Arizona Agricultural Experience