Throughout the year, Cartwright’s Sonoran Ranch House and its sister restaurant, Tonto Bar & Grill, hosts special events to bring together family and friends and foster a sense of community. From our popular Arizona history dinners to our romantic Valentine’s Day dinner, we invite you to come out and join us for the good times. Our calendar lists events happening at both restaurants and in the neighborhood.

Remember to visit Cartwright’s when you are in Cave Creek/Carefree enjoying all of the wonderful activities the area has to offer, including golfing, shopping, hiking, bicycling, horseback riding, bird watching, sightseeing and attending festivals.


Daily happy hour

  • When: Join us 4:00-6:00 p.m. nightly for Happy Hour at the Mesquite Bar
  • Location: Cartwright’s Sonoran Ranch House
  • $1 off all beers, $2 off all wines by the glass, $2 off all appetizers,
    $2 off all cocktails click here to view happy hour menu
Apr 16 all-day

Cartwright’s will be closed in observation of Easter. Please contact our sister restaurant Tonto Bar & Grill. Tonto is serving Easter brunch from 10 A.M. – 2 P.M. and will be closed for Dinner.

Enjoy Tonto’s four-course plated brunch, and complimentary Champagne.
Seating every 15 minutes from 10:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Please note our last seating is 2 pm and we will be closed for dinner)
$65 per Adult, $20 for children ages 10 and under (from children’s menu). Tax & gratuity are not included.

For reservations phone 480-488-0698 or book them online
For full details visit Tonto Bar & Grills Website
View / Print Tonto Easter Menu

Mother’s Day
May 14 @ 10:30 am – 8:30 pm

Join us on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 14, from 10:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., where Mom can enjoy the day with her family!

In addition to our regular menu we’ll be serving a gourmet Mother’s Day menu, featuring a special appetizer, and entree specials. Finish with moms favorite house-made desserts, from our bakeshop.

Call 480-488-8031 for reservations or book online from our home page.

Also consider our sister restaurant, Tonto Bar & Grill for Mother’s Day.

Mother’s Day Specials


Cave Creek Balloon Festival
May 27 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

CCBF-Logo-SmallEnjoy the Eighth Annual Cave Creek Balloon Festival organized by our sister restaurant Tonto Bar & grill.
Saturday, May 27, 2017

For complete information, visit our website
Facebook: /CaveCreekFestivals
Twitter: /ccfestivals




WHAT: Eighth Annual Cave Creek Balloon Festival, organized by Tonto Bar & Grill and Aerial Solutions.
WHEN: 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 27, 2017.
WHERE: On the driving range of the Rancho Mañana Golf Course. Entrance to event is on the corner of Spur Cross & Cave Creek Road.