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. All events are held downtown. Most of our events are not a pet friendly event, only Service Animals are allowed. For up to date information or to view non-annual events, visit our Facebook Event page.
New to town! Check out the upcoming events hosted by the Camp Verde Arena Association
Visit Fort Verde State Historic Park’s Website to view upcoming events and more.
Verde Valley Farmer's Market
May 15 – Oct. 10 (Every Saturday)
75 E. Hollamon Street
From May 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 11:00 a.m., from May to October.
Pecan and Wine Festival
Annually, Third Weekend in March
The 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.
Verde River Runoff
Paddle down the Verde River during the annual Verde River Runoff!
Annually Third Saturday in July
July 167th, 2022 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.
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 9 & 10, 2021 with the Carnival beginning on Friday, October 8, 2021
For 65 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: Trunk or Treat Main Street
Annually on Halloween
Sunday, October 31, 2021 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
This year’s Christmas Craft Bazaar and Parade of lights has been canceled due to Covid-19.