206 South Beeline Highway
Payson, AZ 85541
Phone: (928) 472-7484
Fax: (928) 472-6283
Camp Verde Community Center, located on Main Street, is a versatile venue for local events. Equipped with a gym and excellent sports facilities, it organizes weekly basketball tournaments. This rental facility is ideal for private functions, cultural events and festivals. The annual Wine, Pecan & Antique Festival and the Festival of American Indian Arts are major crowd drawers.
Stargazer Pavilion, located next to the Cliff Castle Casino, an outdoor theater is aptly named. The spectators can enjoy music under the sky lined with stars. The likes of LoneStar and Sunshine Band have performed here. Enthralling music and the surrounding environment creates an amazing setting for music lovers.
Take a break and follow Highway 179 south back to Interstate-17 to the Camp Verde exit 289. Slots, poker, keno and bingo await you in this gaming facility owned and operated by the Yavapai-Apache. There are conference facilities, lodging, multiple restaurants and live entertainment. For families, the 20-lane bowling facility offers safe fun and an on-site Johnny Rockets diner. Nearby attractions include ancient cliff dwellings and ruins at Montezuma's Castle and Well.
A wedding is an important event in one's life, and a great way to celebrate the day in style is by booking the Opera House, located in the elegant Carefree Resort & Conference Center. An enormous space with an exquisite decor, it is a wonderful setting for special events. It has a stage set for the newly weds to be introduced with elan. The illuminated outline at night adds a classy touch.
If you a Rock n Roll fan, then Encore Theater Sedona is a must visit. Stroll through the lobby which features autographed photos, records and more from well known bands and artists and get dazzled by the amazing mementos which are one of the largest in the region. Get set for a show that is a tribute to this genre of music by an acclaimed cast. This two hour musical spectacle will not only be nostalgic but also full of fun.
Situated within the Fort McDowell Adventures, La Puesta del Sol is one of the most amazing event spaces you will experience. Accommodating approximately 1600 guests, this venue will give you the pleasure of celebrating by exotic views and beautiful sunsets. With an option of indoor or outdoor dining, it also offers catering and full bar services. Dance to the tunes of stage performances, or by the born fires and relish on some awesome barbeque setting outside, this venue will truly prove to be an unforgettable experience.
The Hamilton Warren Amphitheater is located in the beautiful Verde Valley School campus in scenic Sedona. A walk through this school's campus is sure to bring you close to nature. The Amphitheater is used by the school faculty as well as outsiders for various events and programs. The theater is named after the Verde Valley School's founder, Mr. Warren Hamilton, who along with his wife shared the vision of establishing a school with cultural diversity.
This tribal casino on reservation land is located just minutes off the Beeline Highway. The expansive Fort McDowell Casino has 775 slot machines and games such as Live Keno, Bingo and Poker. They even host weekly and monthly competitions for that extra frenzy. This gambling establishment also has five restaurants and entertainment area for live performances. If you cannot make the drive, don't worry as the Fort provides free bus transportation twice a day from dozens of pick-up points around the Valley. So if you love to gamble, head here and take your chance.