Category Archives: Prescott

Heritage Zoo in Prescott, AZ

Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary is a non-profit wildlife sanctuary, dedicated to the conservation and protection of native and exotic animals. Located in scenic Prescott, Arizona, the sanctuary provides a source of recreation, education and entertainment for all ages. With the mission of “Conservation through Education,” Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary provides a unique and up-close experience with… Read more »

Prescott Regional SciTechFest

This year the Prescott Regional SciTechFess will be held on February 25, 2017 Science was promoted and came alive at the Prescott Gateway Mall on Saturday, Feb. 27, for the annual Prescott Regional SciTechFest. Promoting a culture that celebrates and embraces education, research, collaboration, innovation and economic growth, there were quite a few participants this… Read more »

4th Friday Art Walk in Prescott, AZ

Prescott AZ features our 4th Friday Art Walk every month of the year showcasing regional & international photography, painting, sculpture, jewelry & wearable art! Meander the streets & courtyards to discover a virtual feast for the eyes & soul. During the Spring & Summer months the 4th Friday Art Walk is held from 5:00 –… Read more »

Phippen Museum Western Art Show & Sale

The Phippen Museum Western Art Show and Sale – a Memorial Day weekend tradition since 1974 and the state’s premier outdoor western art sale – takes over the courthouse plaza this weekend in downtown Prescott, the Cowboy Capital of the American West and “Everybody’s Hometown.” This year’s event marks the show’s 41st anniversary and features more… Read more »

Prescott’s Whiskey Off-Road

Though the bike racing was the main attraction of the 2015 Whiskey Off-Road on Saturday, April 25, there were quite a few other entertaining attractions to be had, with music by performers like Kenny James, Road One South Blues Band and Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers. And while Endura had to cancel its bagpipe endurance contest,… Read more »

Downtown Prescott’s Veterans Day Parade

Prescott Arizona's Veterans Day Parade

A parade complete with more than 60 entries and hundreds of military-themed T-shirts will honor veterans next week.The City of Prescott and the VA Medical Center have been at work on plans for the Prescott Veterans Day Parade – the second one to take place in downtown Prescott.The parade, set for 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, will… Read more »

Prescott, AZ Halloween Events

Kids dressed up for Halloween in Prescott, AZ

Scream Factor haunted houseThursdays through Saturdays through Nov. 1, Frontier Village shopping center, 1841 E. Highway 69 next to Prescott. Huge themed haunted house. See more details online at screamfactoraz.com.Day of the Dead Art ExhibitNow through Nov. 2, Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 Marina St., Prescott. Free exhibit featuring 2D and 3D art with… Read more »

Prescott Regulators Shootout on the Square This Weekend

Visitors to downtown Prescott Saturday and Sunday will think they have traveled in a time machine back to the “shoot-em’-up” Old West when the Prescott Regulators and Their Shady Ladies take to the streets for their ninth annual Shootout on Whiskey Row. The event runs at the corner of Montezuma and Goodwin streets from 9… Read more »

Tsunami on the Sqaure 2015

A “project resuscitator” will keep the 15-year Tsunami on the Square summer performing arts and culture festival going, despite the announcement of its demise. Prospects looked very dim after Andrew Johnson-Schmit stepped away from his leading role as Executive Director in January and Tsunami’s board of directors said it could not find a replacement. But… Read more »

Prescott Bluegrass Festival

What started as a fiddling contest 33 years ago has become one on the finest – and nearly the only free – bluegrass festival in the West. On Saturday and Sunday, the Prescott Bluegrass Festival comes once again to the courthouse plaza in the heart of downtown. Featuring some of the ruggedest players on the… Read more »