March 18th and 19th will be great days to spend in Camp Verde.
The Spring Heritage, Pecan and Wine Festival includes a variety of events and activities at the Pecan & Wine Festival, and Verde Valley Archaeology Fair and Film Festival. Admission to all events is free. Running on the same weekend is the Verde River Runoff Canoe and Kayak Race. Charges will apply for wine tasting and race participants.
The Pecan & Wine Festival, which has been around since 2001, will feature wines from 12 of the Verde Valleys premier wineries. There is a $12 charge for wine tasting that includes six tasting tickets along with a wine glass that is yours to keep. The Verde Valley Archaeology Fair includes lectures and a film festival and an American Indian Art Fair.