Camp Verde, Arizona
Spring Heritage Pecan and Wine Festival
March 18th – 19th, 2017
Visit Sedona, Arizona during the third weekend of March and enjoy the great weather, hike the red rocks and visit our neighbors in Camp Verde (45 minute drive from Sedona) for their 16th Annual Spring Heritage Pecan and Wine Festival! Taste the region’s award-winning wines, race your canoe or kayak, and celebrate the rich agricultural history, as well as the rich and ancient cultural heritage of Arizona’s Verde Valley.
The Spring Heritage Pecan and Wine Festival, includes the Verde Valley’s largest wine tasting, Verde River Runoff Canoe and Kayak Race and the Verde Valley Archaeology Fair! The Festival takes place in beautiful and historic Downtown Camp Verde, AZ, at the corner of Main Street and Hollamon Street (Race launches form White Bridge River Access Point). There are no entrance fees for the festival, charges apply to wine tasting and race entries. The fun starts at 10:00 am Saturday and Sunday!
- Pecan and Wine Festival: Featuring wine tasting from a dozen or more of the valley’s premiere wineries along with 60+ food and craft vendors.
- Verde Valley Archaeology Fair: Hosted by the Verde Valley Archaeology Center, this popular family event includes activities surrounding Arizona State Parks’ Archaeology and Heritage Awareness Month, the International Archaeology Film Festival and the Festival of American Indian Art.
- Verde River Runoff Canoe and Kayak Race: A ten-mile race open to competitive boaters as well as pleasure boaters.
- Fort Verde State Historic Park is right next-door and will be sponsoring a Pecan Pie Contest and Vintage baseball.
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Directions from the Best Western Plus Inn of Sedona to Camp Verde, AZ