Events: Arizona - Phoenix - Scottsdale
- 11th Annual Walkin’ on Main
- 11.09.2019 11.00AM - 05.00PM
- Old Town Cottonwood - Cottonwood
- Family Events
Old Town Cottonwood will be transformed as the annual festival Walkin' on Main returns for its 11th year. The family-friendly festival will kick off with an opening ceremony led by the local honor guard in celebration of Veteran's Day, followed by a full day of festivities, including wine tasting (all vets get $5 off day-of), a classic car show, live music, and 30+ local vendors - all set amongst the shops, boutiques, tasting rooms and galleries lining the streets of Old Town Cottonwood.
“As one the of favorite festivals in Northern Arizona, we are again expecting wine lovers, car enthusiasts, music fans, and art aficionados all to attend this year’s festival,” said Paula Woolsey, festival organizer. “Families and friends come from across the state to join us for this weekend, as there is truly something for everyone to enjoy.”
Sponsored by the City of Cottonwood, the Verde Valley Wine Consortium, Verde Valley News Group and GO AZ, activities for the day include the following:
Wine tasting hosted by 15 local wineries within the Verde Valley Wine Consortium.
Featuring some of the state’s finest quality wines, oenophiles can enjoy 6 tastes + a commemorative glass (early bird tickets are $20 online, or $25 at the door – all veterans receive $5 discount day-of), as well as purchase wines by the glass, bottle or case to enjoy later or save for holiday gift-giving.
Classic car show hosted by Mingus Auto Club.
Car lovers will rejoice to see some of the state’s most unique cars, trucks and collectible models that will be on display for photo opportunities and good ol’ fashion car talk.
Live music throughout the day.
Known for its entertainment, Walkin’ on Main makes music a priority with a full line-up throughout the day. The Mingus High School Rock Band kicks things off at 11 a.m., followed by a variety of other local acts and wrapping up with Keith Okie & Rebel Sol from 3:30 – 5 p.m.
30+ other local artisans.
From local artists and craft makers to food vendors and dog adoptions, there will be 30+ local vendors in attendance, selling their wares, homemade fare and more.
Walkin’ on Main is FREE to attend. Wine tasting tickets are available for purchase online ($20/person pre-sale) at www.azwom.com, or at the door day-of for $25 (all veterans receive a $5 discount).
For more information or a full lineup of entertainment, wineries, artists and vendors, visit www.azwom.com or call 928.639.3200.