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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 -
Red Geranium Boutique

Featured Busines

Red Geranium Boutique opened its doors in Old Town over a year ago. It's a place where "the unconventional meets the audacious".

Owner, Jeanne Lorch, specializes in fine women's clothing and gallery-quality jewelry. You will discover incredible accessories, such as purses, scarves, belts, and many other wonderful items. Jeanne features handcrafted jewelry made by local artists as well as one-of-a-kind necklaces, bracelets, rings and more that provide the perfect accompaniment to any outfit. Throughout the past several months, Jeanne has added many new lines of artisan jewelry and gift items to her store.

Jeanne's future plans include expansion into the gift market.

The boutique is located at 918 North Main Street, next to Pawz on Main and the Tavern Grille. You can shop from 10am-5pm every Wednesday through Monday (closed Tuesdays).

Red Geranium Boutique
918 N Main St.,
Old Town Cottonwood,  AZ 86326
480 993-4316


"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


More Fun Things To Do

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]

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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