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21st Annual Camp Verde Pecan & Wine Festival
March 19 - March 20$20.00
On Saturday, March 19 to Sunday, March 20, 2022, the Verde Valley Wine Consortium and the Town of Camp Verde will be co-hosting the 21st Annual Camp Verde Pecan & Wine Festival in Camp Verde, Arizona.
Celebrating two of the areas prime tourism draws – wine and pecans – the festival, which is FREE to all, will feature 13 Arizona wineries along with a variety of pecans for pairing, a very competitive Pecan Pie contest, a Budweiser Beer Garden, food trucks, 70+ local artisans, AND two new experiences for children and music-lovers alike: a free children’s activity area featuring a Children’s Art Exhibit and Puppet Theatre sponsored by Glorybound Publishing and a collaboration with the Northern Arizona Blues Alliance (NAZBA) to bring a “Verde Valley Blues and Roots Review” to the main stage.
Held from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 19 and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 20 in downtown Camp Verde (75 E Hollamon Street, Camp Verde, AZ 86322), the two-day festival retuns with all of its best features, in addition to some new changes.
“NAZBA has produced many Northern Arizona Blues festivals and events and we are excited to have access to their help, knowledge, experience and connections” said Parks & Recreation Manager Michael Marshall. The scheduled entertainers include:
Saturday, March 19th:
12 – 1:10 p.m.: Salt Miners
1:30 – 2:30 p.m.: Scott Marshall & The Free Radicals
2:50 – 4:00 p.m.: Chicago Bob & The Blues Squad w/ Garry Segal
4:20 – 5:30 p.m.: Steve Willis w/ Roger Smith & Dr. Robert Sellani
5:50 – 7:00 p.m.: The Swamp Poets & Friends
Sunday, March 20th:
12:00 – 1:15 p.m.: Peaceful Outlaws
1:35 – 2:15 p.m.: Big Daddy D & The Dynamites
2:40 – 4:00 p.m.: Cros Charles Mac
On the heels of the new designation of the Verde Valley AVA, many local wineries will be in attendance, pouring their newest releases by the glass, bottle and case. These include:
Arizona Stronghold Vineyards
Clear Creek Vineyards
Cove Mesa Vineyard
Da Vines Vineyard
High Lonesome Vineyard
Heart Wood Cellars
Page Springs Cellars
Salt Mine Wine
Southwest Wine Center
Entry to the festival – for all ages – is FREE. Wine tasting tickets (for attendees 21+) are available for $20 in advance.
To learn more about the 21st Annual Camp Verde Pecan & Wine Festival or to purchase tickets, visit, www.verdevalleywine.org.