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Governor's Tourism Award in 2012
Lonely Planet's Top 10 Places to Visit in 2013

Old Town Cottonwood

Located in the "Heart of the Verde Valley Wine Country". An easy trip from Phoenix—only an hour and a half drive. Old Town is known for its Main Street with over 60 businesses that attract visitors and support local residents.

Street Scene

  • 4 Wine Tasting Rooms
  • 13 Cafes and Restaurants
  • 9 Antique Stores
  • 5 Galleries
  • 3 Hotels
  • Shops and Boutiques
  • Historic Tours
  • Nature Trails and the Verde River
  • Live Performances at the Old Town Center for the Arts

Old Town Aerial - (C) Susie Beach
Aerial view of Old Town - (C) Susie Beach

Featured Business -
Magenta Jewelry

Featured Busines

Magenta Jewelry offers a selection of new and vintage jewelry at reasonable prices. Magenta also offers custom design work and can repair your damaged jewelry for you. Soldering, sizing, and resetting stones are all common repairs available at Magenta.

We have offered hand-made jewelry for 32 years. Select pieces are offered from my studio in Arizona and from other artist's work I admire. My jewelry focuses on being "unusual enough" to set you apart—but not extreme. High quality, but with attention to price—and I promise top quality customer service.

Stop in and take a look around, there are many unique and affordable items to be seen!

Magenta Jewelry*
1027 N. Main St.
928 639-1808


Cottonwood is "A Culinary Hot Spot"!

Great food

Great article in the Arizona Republic

Roger Naylor, a local travel and entertainment writer, has written an article talking about dining in Cottonwood featuring several local restaurants becoming known for their fine fare.

"Cottonwood has grown into a destination for wine lovers. Tasting rooms line Main Street in Old Town, housed in Prohibition-era buildings and fronted by covered sidewalks. So it’s not surprising that terrific restaurants have sprung up as well."
[Read the whole article here]

More Fun Things To Do

"This is Cottonwood" - Video

The recent AZ Culture event held in Old Town resulted in this promotional video for Cottonwood. Take a look and see local businesses featured along with the other points of interest in the area.

This four and a half minute video can be shared on YouTube with your friends...

Watch the video

Coming Events

Friday, December 5, 2014
4:00pm - 8:00pm
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Saturday, December 6, 2014
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Tickets go on sale Oct. 1, 2014
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Horses in Old Town - (C) Susie Beach
Horses in Old Town - (C) Susie Beach

Walkin on Main

Some art at Walkin' On Main

TVR - (C) Susie Beach
Thunder Valley Rally Cycles - (C) Susie Beach