Location: Railroad Park (Railroad Ave. & Maley, Willcox, AZ)
October 18 – Railroad Park Fundraisers – 6 pm till 9 pm – $35 per person pre-sale / $45 at the gate
Catered by Big Tex Bar-B-Que featuring a pig roast & smoked brisket with hot buttered corn on the cob and potato salad. Cochise Graham Wine Council partners will be pouring wine. Ticket includes dinner and an 8-flight wine tasting. Our featured entertainer for the evening will be Courtney Cotter King.
October 19 – 20 – Willcox Wine Festival – 11 am till 5 pm – $20 – $45 per person pre-sale / $25 – $55 at the gate
Featuring 15 of Arizona’s best wineries along with over 70 non-winery vendors including fine arts, artisan foods, vintage vendor and non-stop entertainment.
Participating Wineries (* designates those with Willcox tasting rooms):
Arizona Stronghold Vineyards
Birds and Barrels
Bodega Pierce/Seculum Cellars*
Caduceus Cellars and Merkin
Carlson Creek Vineyard*
Deep Sky Vineyards
Golden Rule Vineyards*
Keeling Schaefer Vineyards*
Heart Wood Cellars
Page Springs Cellars
Pillsbury Wine Company*
Big Tex Bar-B-Que and Isabel’s South of the Border will be open and have their food trucks out at the festival.
Festival Main Stage – Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019:
- 11 am to 1:45 pm – D. Ronstadt & The Company (4-piece) – Great Southwest folk-rock with a touch of Mexican flavor from a famous Tucson musical family.
- 2 pm to 5 pm – The Sonoran Dogs (5-piece) – Lively roots and bluegrass from one of Arizona’s top bands.
Festival Main Stage – Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019:
- 11 am to 5 pm – Outside the Line, back by popular demand and fueled by great classic rock and Motown sounds.
Maley Street Stage – Saturday & Sunday, Oct. 19-20, 2019:
Great singer-songwriters on our Acoustic Stage, featuring Seth Loveless, Courtney Cotter King, Rudy Cortese, and others.
October 19 – Willcox After Dark – Street Dance and Live Music – 6 pm till 10 pm – Free To Enter
Looking for something to do after the festival? Join us for live music, wine & beer. Dine at either Big Tex Bar-B-Que and Isabel’s South of the Border. Music TBA.
Friday, October 18 at 6pm – Saturday, October 20, 2019, 5pm
Railroad Avenue Park, Willcox, Arizona 85643
Tickets for the Spring Festival are available now!
Tickets are also available at the gate, however, purchasing in advance comes with a discount and express check-in! Designated drivers, underage family members, and non-drinkers are admitted FREE.
Take a Bus Trip to the festival!
Sonoron Tasting Tours is offering bus trips.
Check out this event on Facebook and invite your friends!
Rated by Fodor’s Travel as one of the top 10 wine festivals in North America, the Willcox Wine Country Festival is a weekend-long celebration, featuring Arizona wines from the Willcox region.
What started with four wineries and just over 250 attendees ten years ago, has grown to 16 wineries, over 70 art and craft vendors, 5 bands, multiple food venues, and over 5,000 attendees.
The festival is located at the historic Railroad Park (157 N. Railroad Avenue, Willcox, AZ 85643) just steps from the Willcox Wine Trail and local vineyards.
Take advantage and spend the whole weekend! Willcox offers several places to stay overnight.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Anyone can enter the event free, however, you must be 21 to taste wine. Please bring ID.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
There are plenty of free parking spaces in downtown Willcox.
What can/can’t I bring to the event?
You cannot enter the event with alcoholic beverages purchased elsewhere or leave the event with an open container. Friendly dogs on leash are welcome. Persons under 21 must be accompanied by Parent or Guardian.