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.
- 4 Wine Tasting Rooms
- 14 Cafes and Restaurants
- 10 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
Aerial view of Old Town - (C) Susie Beach
20th Annual Chocolate Walk
Thanks so much to all of you who participated in the Chocolate Walk events this past week. You helped make it a great success! Everybody had such a wonderful time!
This year's winner of the Mayor's Cup for Best Chocolate goes to Nic's Italian Steak & Crab House!
Our Honorable Mention for Best Chocolate goes to Magenta Jewelry!
The winner of Best Decorated Store goes to the new TL Gallery & Studio!
(Photo courtesy of Beach's On Location)
Friday, May 2, 2014:
DERBY BOOTLEGGER'S BALL
Featuring: The Sammy Davis Band
Saturday, May 3, 2014:
RUN FOR THE ROSES
Kentucky Derby, Cottonwood Style! Saw Horse Derby, Horseshoe Tournament, Art and Antique Fair, Bonnet Parade and more!
Some art at Walkin' On Main
Thunder Valley Rally Cycles - (C) Susie Beach
Cottonwood is "A Culinary Hot Spot"!
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]
VIP Wine and Chocolate Pairing
A VIP exclusive evening of Wine Tasting and Chocolate Pairing at the Tasting Rooms of Arizona Stronghold, Burning Tree Cellars, Fire Mountain Wines and Pillsbury Wine.
Enjoy the short stroll between tasting rooms alive with the music of well known local artists while enjoying premier wines enhanced with gourmet chocolates.
Friday, December 6, 2013