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Choose a category below (Special Events, Trekabout, Special Needs), to see upcoming Parks & Recreation programs & events. Also, don't miss the Events Calendar to learn about even more programs and events going on throughout the City of Prescott.

If you are looking for sports programs please see our Adult Sports, Youth Sports, or Senior Olympics page.

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Featured Events

April 24-26 - The Whisky Off-Road Bike Challenge

Participants plus spectators, friends, family, music fans and random wanderers will enjoy three days of event activities in Prescott's picturesque downtown area. In addition to the mountain bike 'happenings', event attendees will have 3 awesome days of opportunity to soak up mountain bike culture amongst downtown Prescott's fine establishments including a large assortment of locally owned and operated bars, breweries, coffee shops, restaurants, art galleries, flowing streams, elm tree canopies and a sprawling courthouse lawn.

May 2 - The Whiskey Row Marathon

Participants plus spectators, friends, family, music fans and random wanderers will enjoy three days of event activities in Prescott's picturesque downtown area. In addition to the mountain bike 'happenings', event attendees will have 3 awesome days of opportunity to soak up mountain bike culture amongst downtown Prescott's fine establishments including a large assortment of locally owned and operated bars, breweries, coffee shops, restaurants, art galleries, flowing streams, elm tree canopies and a sprawling courthouse lawn.

May 9-10 - Prescott Highland Games

The Prescott Area Celtic Society is proud to be able to host the Prescott Highland Games at Watson Lake Park and welcome all the Celtic Nations to join us in helping to share our heritage with the world. Through our educational scholarships and activities to the renown Highland Games we invite you to join us and share this experience.

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Parks & Recreation Special Events Application

Per City Code 8-9 the City of Prescott welcomes a wide variety of special events. If you would like to hold a special event within the City of Prescott, please read the Special Events Policies and Procedures Manual then print and fill out the Special Events Criteria Form below. Once your date is approved a special event application will be sent to you with all coordinating forms needed for your event. All Special Events are subject to approval by the Special Events Committee. If you have questions please call Michelle Stacy-Schroeder at (928)777-1552.

2015 Events

Special Events Applications Review

Cooperating agencies can review the special events applications below (password protected)