Town of Camp Verde Annual Events
Camp Verde annually hosts a variety of events locals and visitors love year after year. Be sure to mark your calendar for our upcoming annual events. For up to date information or to view non-annual events, visit our Facebook Event page.
210 Camp Lincoln Rd., Camp Verde, AZ 86322
Verde Valley Farmer's Market
June 4 – October 1 (Every Saturday)
From June to October, Camp Verde hosts the Verde Valley Farmers Market, the Valley’s oldest and largest “farmers only” market. The market is located under the ramada next to Fort Verde State Historical Park on Hollamon Street. This is an old-fashioned farmers market that focuses on homegrown produce and food products, and it attracts dozens of local vendors.
The Verde Valley Farmers Market is open every Saturday morning, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., from June to October.
Spring Heritage Pecan and Wine Festival
Annually, Third weekend in March
March 21, 22, 2020
The Spring Heritage Pecan and Wine Festival is an annual celebration of Camp Verde’s pecan growers and wineries. The Festival includes nut and wine tastings, vendors, and music. This spring event coincides with the Verde River Runoff and the Verde Valley Archaeology Center’s Archaeology fair.
Annually 3rd Weekend in July
July 18th, 2020 11AM – 8PM
at 51 E. Hollamon ST.
Corn Fest is held on Hollamon Street and inside the Community Center Gym with a street fair vibe, lots of food vendors and cool inside vendors and entertainment. It will feature fresh roasted Hauser & Hauser Farms’ corn to eat and take home fresh!
First celebrated 25 years ago Cornfest pays homage to the Verde Valley’s famous sweet corn, grown at Hauser and Hauser Farms in Camp Verde. This is a “corny” old-fashioned family event with plenty of food, fun, games, music, vendors and, of course, sweet corn. Visitors can enjoy a Vintage baseball game at Fort Verde State Historic Park. The Fort also hosts a Victorian Christmas ornament-making event for kids as part of the Christmas in July celebration.
Saturday, October 5, 2019 2-9PM
Community Center and Field
Celebrate all things Dark Sky at this year’s Dark Sky Festival. There will be food trucks, family activities, a dark sky art contest, films, and special guests from Lowell Observatory and Switzerland!
Scarecrows around Town
Annually, middle of September to middle of October
The Town of Camp Verde has dedicated the month of September as Scarecrows Around Town month. Starting in 2015, businesses and residents have created scarecrows based on a theme, and displayed them all over town for fun. The Scarecrows typically start appearing around Labor Day weekend, and stay on display through Fort Verde Days.
Fort Verde Days
Annually, Second weekend in October
October 11 & 12 with Carnival continuing on Sunday October 13, 2019
For over sixty years, Fort Verde Days has served as the community’s annual homecoming while also celebrating the military post around which the town Camp Verde grew. A carnival, parade on Saturday, food & craft vendors, entertainment and a host of events at Fort Verde State Historic park highlight this event.
Halloween Festival 2019 Trunk or Treat Main Street
Annually on Halloween
Thursday October 31, 2019, 5-7PM
Come ‘Trunk or Treat’ down Main street, and enjoy decorated cars & businesses, haunted houses, games, music, movies, a Haunted Jail, food vendors & more!
Christmas Bazaar and Parade of Lights
Annually Second Saturday in December
December 14, 2019
The holiday season officially kicks off the second Saturday in December with the all-day Christmas Craft Bazaar and the Parade of Lights down Main Street in the evening.