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The Verde Valley Archaeology Fair and International Archaeology Film Festival are held during Arizona Archaeology and Heritage Awareness Month in March. Our events have been recognized as a "Premier Signature Event" of the Arizona SciTech Festival. These events are part of the Camp Verde's Spring Heritage, Pecan and Wine Festival held next to our events. The dates for the 2016 Spring Heritage, Pecan and Wine Festival will be March 19-20, 2016. Below is a preliminary schedule of events. Additional speakers, workshops and films will be added.

CALL FOR NATIVE AMERICAN ARTISTS -- Download the application and rules.

Date Event Location
 Friday, March 18,
 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
 Capital Campaign Kick-Off - Food, Wine and Entertainment
 Tickets go on sale February 1 
 Javelina Leap Vineyards
   
 Saturday, March 19,
 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
 Archaeology Fair and American Indian Art ShowCamp Verde Community Center
   
 10:00 am - 11:30 am

 Presentation: Hopi Billingsley Dancers: Second Mesa to Carnegie Hall 

Town Hall, Room 106

 10:30 am - Noon

 Film: Talking Stone: Rock Art of the Cosos

Verde Valley Archaeology Center
 Noon - 1:30 pm Presentation: Epics of the American Southwest:
Hopi, Dine and Hispanic Narratives of Heroes and Heroines in Mythic Literature
Town Hall, Room 106
   
 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

 Film: On the Trail of the Far Fur Country

Verde Valley Archaeology Center 
 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Presentation: 
 Little Sure Shot – Annie Oakley and the Closing of the American West
Town Hall, Room 106
   
 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Film: Chocolate: Pathway to the Gods Verde Valley Archaeology Center
   
   
 Sunday, March 20,
 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
 Archaeology Fair and American Indian Art Show

Camp Verde Community Center

   
 10:30 am - Noon

 Film: Chocolate: Pathway to the Gods

 Verde Valley Archaeology Center
 Noon - 1:30 pm
 Presentation: Being Human’s Best Friend: Understanding the Relationship
  between Humans and Dogs in the Prehistoric Southwest

Town Hall, Room 106

   
 12:30 - 2:00 pm

 Film: On the Trail of the Far Fur Country

 Verde Valley Archaeology Center
 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Presentation: 
 A Boot in the Door: Pioneer Women Archaeologists of Arizona
Town Hall, Room 106

   
 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Film: Talking Stone: Rock Art of the Cosos Verde Valley Archaeology Center