The Town of Camp Verde and its partners are pleased to announce that the 2016 CORNFEST will take place in downtown Camp Verde on FRIDAY, JULY 15th from 3pm till 10pm and SATURDAY JULY 16th from 9am till 10pm. In addition to the Cornfest we will be featuring an ARTS AND CRAFT SHOW in the Parks and Recreation Building. . Our famous Fort Verde State Historic Park is right next door.  They will be featuring a Vintage baseball game.

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 We  have a variety of  vendors selling everything from grill tools and knives to hand made furniture, from jewelry and gems to candles and lotions and potions and everything in between. We will have music for your enjoyment, and competitive games of cornhole. For more info call 928-301-0922                                                                     

                                        The Historical Society Museum 

 The Historical Society Museum – Located inside the Visitors Center at 435 South Main Street will be open on Friday July 15 from 10am – 4pm and Saturday July 16th 10am – 4pm. The historical 1933 Camp Verde Jail located at 44 E Hollamon Street will be open Saturday 10am – 4pm with a Black Smith Demonstration on Saturday 10am to 2pm. Down the street at the same time is the famous 1917 George Hance House at 229 Coppinger Road.


For more information 928-593-0364

BIRDING EXCURSIONS – There is always plenty of wildlife to see along the river trails – – –

Free birding excursions to be held on Saturday, July 16th 2016. We will see and hear plenty of birds and also   learn much about the natural history of the Verde River, one of the premier birding venues in the southwest!  The excursions will depart from Rezzonico Family Park at 8:30 a.m.  and will last approximately 90 minutes. Rezzonico Family Park is located in the Town of Camp Verde at the southwest corner of Montezuma Castle Highway and the Verde River at Black Bridge. It is 2.85 miles from I-17 on Montezuma Castle Highway toward Camp Verde, and .55 miles on Montezuma Castle Highway from Main Street in Camp Verde.  If you have binoculars, please bring them.  Drinking water and walking or hiking shoes are also recommended.   Pre-registration is required. Please e-mail or call 480-242-1996 to register or to request more information regarding these trips.

Fort Verde State Historic Park (Park Fees Apply)

Adults $7  Youth 7-13  $4  Under 6 Free

Adobe Brick Making Workshop 10am Saturday only March 19th

Living History Presentations throughout the day.

For more information call Sheila at 928-567-3275

A shuttle will be run from the old ALCO building at the Bashas Shopping Center 

Please park in the area directly in front of the ALCO building.


Early booking on hotel and attraction reservations are highly recommended.  These events attract a large number of visitors and accommodations can be hard to find.  We have linked some of our hotels and attractions  for your convenience.

Be sure to mention you are here for the event to receive your discount. 

Room Discounts:

  1. Cliff Castle Casino:                                Call 800-381-7568 or Book Now online
  2. Comfort Inn:                                          Call 928-567-9000 or  Book Now online
  3. Days Inn:                                                 Call 800-225-3297 or Book Now online
  4. Fort Verde Suites                                   Call 928-567-0275 or Book Now online
  5. Super 8                                                    Call 800-454-3213 or Book Now online

Attraction Discounts:

  1. Out of Africa                                            Call 928-852-4577 or visit the Website
  2. Verde Valley Kayak & Canoe                Call 1-928-468-3474 or visit the Website
  3. Arizona Off-road Tours                        Call 928-451-1777 or visit the Website