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23nd Annual Chocolate Walk

Presented by the Cottonwood Old Town Association

SATURDAY, December 3th, 2016, 3 pm-8 pm

Join us for a fun-filled day in Historic Old Town Cottonwood as we celebrate the 23nd Annual Chocolate Walk!

The merriment begins with the 62nd Annual Cottonwood Christmas Parade, set to begin at 11:00 am.

After the parade, get a bite to eat or do a little Christmas shopping.  We have a wide variety of unique shops, restaurants, tasting rooms and more!

Beginning at 3:00 pm, you can collect your bag, map and ticket at the Old Town Civic Center, located at 805 N. Main Street. Use your ticket to cast your vote for best decorated store!

Collect a variety of homemade OR gourmet chocolates at more than 40 shops up and down Main Street! Hot cocoa will be offered at multiple stops along the way.

4th Annual VIP Wine & Chocolate Pairing

Adults only event, ages 21 and up, alcohol will be served
Friday, December 3rd, 2016, 4 pm-8 pm

Enjoy a VIP exclusive evening of wine tasting and chocolate pairing in charming, historic Old Town Cottonwood!  Enjoy the short stroll between tasting rooms while enjoying premier wines enhanced with gourmet chocolates.
This special event includes a commemorative wine glass, as well as a 2 oz. wine pour and chocolate pairing at each of the tasting rooms:

  • Pillsbury Wine Company
  • Fire Mountain Wines
  • Arizona Stronghold
  • Burning Tree Cellars
  • Small Batch Wine & Spirits
  • Enjoy a Seasonal Craft Chocolate Beer sampling and chocolate pairing at Bootlegger’s Saloon
  • Enjoy a vodka or rum tasting accompanied by a chocolate at Desert Diamond Distillery

Beginning at 4 pm, collect your ticket and wine glass at Burning Tree Cellars, 1040 N Main Street.

Make it an overnight trip! Stay the night at one of our lovely boutique hotels in Old Town. We have plenty of festivities taking place the following day, including our 61st Annual Cottonwood Christmas Parade and 22nd Annual Chocolate Walk. Be sure to check out the variety of unique shops up and down Main Street and do a little holiday shopping.


Online sources for local information and events include:

Gateway To Sedona

Camp Verde Chamber of Commerce
Cottonwood Chamber of Commerce
Jerome Chamber of Commerce
Sedona Tourism Bureau