The holiday season officially kicks off the second Saturday in December with the all-day Christmas Craft Bazaar and the Parade of Lights down Main Street in the evening. These free, annual events are the perfect opportunity to find holiday gift ideas and decorations, enjoy an after-dark parade through downtown Camp Verde, and celebrate the season.
This year’s theme is ‘Dances of the Silk Road’ and features 20 of the best Middle Eastern dance artists in Northern Arizona. Come enjoy an enchanting evening and a mesmerizing journey thru traditional, classical and modern music and dances of the Orient, sure to enliven your senses with the awe, wonder and magic of the holiday season.
Enjoy a fun-filled day in Historic Old Town Cottonwood as they celebrate the 23rd Annual Chocolate Walk! Collect a variety of homemade OR gourmet chocolates at more than 30 shops up and down Main Street! Hot cocoa will be offered at multiple stops along the way.
Experience the magic of Tchaikovsky’s classic holiday adventure! A sparkling party, a dramatic battle, and a whimsical journey to the Land of Sweets are all brought to life through captivating choreography and one of the greatest symphonic scores ever written. Performances on Dec. 2nd & Dec. 3rd.
Everyone’s favorite “stuffed with fluff” character takes the Valley Youth Theatre (VYT) stage December 2nd for his 21st production of A Winnie-the-Pooh Christmas Tail.
Christmas begins at the top of the mountain on November 26th in historic Jerome, AZ.
Luminaries will light the streets at 5pm, Mingus Union High School Choir & Jazz Band will perform and Santa stops by for photos and to flip the switch at 6pm, lighting the park with a fabulous display of holiday cheer.
Changing Hands Bookstore and First Draft Book Bar will donate a percentage of sales to charity!