Programs & Events
Fort Verde State Historic Park
Archaeology & Heritage Awareness Month: Mountain Man Display and Presentation
March 4, 2017 10am - 4pm
A must-visit for fans of "Jeremiah Johnson," The History Channel's "Mountain Men," or Discovery's "Alaska: The Last Frontier." Learn about how Mountain Men were important in opening up new territories.
Archaeology & Heritage Awareness Month: Military Medics during the Indian Wars period
March 11, 2017 10am - 4pm
Learn about early Frontier Army medical tools and equipment used by medics.
Archaeology & Heritage Awareness Month: Ancient Indian Technology Display & Presentation
March 18, 2017 10am - 4pm
Learn about ancient Indian technology as well as the history of the Fort.
History of the Soldier
April 8 - 9, 2017 9:00am - 6:00pm
Reenactors bring military history to life from the American Revolution to the present day. Guest speakers, reenactments, military encampments, and weapons demonstrations make this an outstanding experience for all military aficionados.
Corn Fest at Fort Verde! Vintage Baseball and Ancient Native Technology Display
July 15, 2017 10am - 4pm
It's Corn Fest at Camp Verde! Come celebrate the town's signature summer event with a vintage baseball game and a presentation of ancient Native technology.
57th Annual Colonel's Daughter Contest
September 24, 2017 2pm
A Camp Verde tradition, sponsored by the Camp Verde Cavalry. Young women from the Camp Verde area compete in poise and horsemanship for the title of "Colonel's Daughter."
Fort Verde Days
October 14-15, 2017
Take a trip through time and commemorate the history of Fort Verde with historic reenactors, vintage baseball games, and talks on the history of our nation's servicepeople.
Veterans Day Memorial Service
November 18, 2017
We pay tribute our veterans from the past, present, and throughout history with our annual celebration. Give Old Glory a proper sendoff by bringing in your old and tattered flags for retirement.
Holidays in the Parks: Victorian Ornament Workshop
December 2, 2017 10am - 2pm
Come to Fort Verde's Victorian ornament workshop where we'll look at classic period decorations and use similar materials to recreate the texture, style, and appearance of that bygone era.
Holidays in the Parks: A Victorian Christmas
December 2, 2017 - January 5, 2018 Ongoing
Celebrate the holidays with Fort Verde State Historic Park when we decorate the fort with Victorian-style holiday decorations. A perfect backdrop for your family holiday card!
Holidays in the Parks: Candlelight Tours
December 8-9, 2017 5pm - 830pm
Take a candlelight tour of the Officers's quarters at Fort Verde State Historic Park, decked in Victorian-style decorations.