Spring Heritage Pecan and Wine Festival

The Spring Heritage Pecan and Wine Festival will encompass several events and activities for our March 29 & 30, 2014 spring fling.  Get ready to be busy and have all the fun your schedule will allow.

runofflogo On March 29th the Verde River Runoff will take place starting at the White Bridge and ending at Beasley Flats.  This popular event is a return of the successful Verde River Canoe Challenge which was held for 11 years and included up to 182 boats. It is a canoe and kayak event presented in the form of a float race over approximately 10 miles of the Verde River.  Click the logo to go directly to their site or click www.verderiverrunoff.org

  The Verde Valley Archaeology Fair is two exciting days of archaeological adventures. Experience the excitement of uncovering the past with dozens of activities, live presentations, films and special programs.  The VV Archaeology Fair is a family event with plenty of hands-on archaeology for kids. All activities are presented by archaeologists, educators and other specialists. www.verdevalleyarchaeology.org

Partners for this year’s Spring Heritage Pecan & Wine Festival are:

Camp Verde Promotions                                                              Verde Valley Wine Consortium Verde Valley Archaeology Center                                              Camp Verde Historical Society Verde River Valley Nature Organization                                 Arizona State Parks

Summer Place Pecan Farm                                                                     Camp Verde Kiwanis

Early booking on hotel 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 for your convenience.

Days Inn- Will give a 10% discount if you mention you are here for the Spring Heritage Pecan & Wine Festival. http://www.daysinn.com/hotels/arizona/camp-verde/days-inn-camp-verde-arizona/hotel-overview Fort Verde Suites-  http://www.stayinverde.comHere you will be in the heart of the action, this motel is right in downtown Camp Verde. They offer a free breakfast and are pet friendly.

Comfort Inn-  Is offering a flat rate of $59.99 when you mention that you are here for the Spring Heritage Pecan & Wine Festival.  This hotel is by I-17 and is just a couple miles from downtown Camp Verde.  http://www.comfortinn.com/hotel-camp_verde-arizona-AZ818#listpos1

Super 8- Is giving a 10% discount when you mention you are here for the Spring Heritage Pecan & Wine Festival.   Have pets?  At Super 8 they can come with you.  You are close to several dining options and just a short distance from where the Festivities will take place.   http://www.roomstays.com/hotel/636710

Cliff Castle Casino & Hotel-  At Cliff Castle you are just 3 miles from all the activities at the Spring Heritage Pecan & Wine Festival and when that’s over you can  play a few hands of blackjack, try your luck at the 400+ slot machines or just go to your room and relax.  If you brought the kids along that’s not a problem either, they have a game room, child care services and a bowling alley.  http://www.cliffcastlecasinohotel.com/accommodations