Upcoming Area Events

Prescott Area Events

Acker Night

  • Dec. 10 | 5:30 - 8:30 pm | Prescott Courthouse Square
    Along with being a fun, family friendly tradition, Acker Night combines participating downtown businesses with the support of hardworking musicians who donate their time and talents.  Their mutual goal is to keep music alive and thriving for the youth of Prescott.
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Valley of Lights Prescott Valley

  • Nov. 28 through Dec. 30 | 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm nightly
    Enjoy hundreds of light displays as you drive through Fain Park in Prescott Valley. Every evening from 6pm to 10pm you have the opportunity to experience the joy and beauty Valley of Lights has to offer. To get there just look for the Soldier in Lights to guide you in. There is no cost to enter, donations are accepted at the end of the drive.  [More Info]

Heritage Park Zoo

  • Open 365 days a year! View hours here.
    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.
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Prescott Farmers Market

  • Every Saturday | 10:00am - 1:00pm
    Join us at Prescott Farmers Market (PFM)  located at 900 Iron Springs Road, which is Dignity Health, YRMC’s Miller Valley parking lot at the corner of Iron Springs and Miller Valley Roads, every Saturday from 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM.   [More Info]

Sedona & Verde Valley Events

Old Time Ornament Making

  • Daily Dec. 1-9 | 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    Every age can enjoy making old-time holiday ornaments at the free activity table in the historic Packing Shed. Make small gifts, adornments for holiday packages or trees and wreaths, or just spend some quality time with family or friends. This is a ‘make & take’ activity to do on your own, though instructions and samples are provided. Free. [More Info]

Sedona Model Railroaders Annual Model Train Show

  • Daily Dec. 10-19 | 11:00 AM to 4:30 PM
    No Christmas would be complete without memories of the old-fashioned department store’s displays of miniature toy trains. “Get on Board!” and enjoy the re-creation of some of these memories through stunning visual images of operating model railroad equipment. This year’s exhibit will include an American Flyer S gauge layout. G, O, N, and HO gauges will also be on display. [More Info]

The Magical Christmas Journey

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    Let your imagination take flight to the North Pole during Verde Canyon Railroad’s all original Magical Christmas Journey™. Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening from December 3rd through the 12th, and nightly December 16th through the 24th, guests will enjoy a bird’s eye view of a magical holiday village and an illuminated adventure via a decorated train during very special nighttime runs. [More Info]

9th Annual Winter Solstice Concert

  • Dec. 18 |  7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
    The 9th Annual Old Town Center for the Arts ‘Winter Solstice Concert’ will feature some of the world’s favorite Christmas melodies, original songs, and a special visual, musical tribute to honor our indigenous ancestors, in observation of the ancient winter solstice ritual. [More Info]

Phoenix Area Events

Downtown Phoenix Farmers Market

  • Phoenix Public Market | 721 N. Central Ave Phoenix, AZ
    Weekly on Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    At this local farmers market, expect to find local produce, grass fed meats, fresh eggs, baked breads and treats, jams and honey, peanut butter, flours and mixes, prepared foods, gluten free and vegan options, ready-to-eat meals, food trucks, local artisan wares and health and wellness products. [More Info]

World of Illumination

  • November 17 through January 2
    World of Illumination, the producer of the world’s largest drive-through animated light show, presents two all-new theme parks in the Phoenix-metro area. Guests can choose to visit Reindeer Road at Tempe Diablo Stadium or Candy Rush at Desert Diamond Casino in Glendale. Both shows open November 17 and operate nightly from 6:00-10:00 PM through January 2. Tickets start at $39 per vehicle and are available at www.worldofillumination.com. [More Info]

Christmas at the Princess

  • November 16 through January 2 | Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
    Rediscover the magic of Christmas this winter as our resort transforms into an enchanting holiday wonderland with festive decorations and over 6 million sparkling LED lights. Savor the splendor of the season and discover the place where Christmas cheer lives all season long. Go ice skating and watch colorful light shows in the Enchanted Plaza. Roast marshmallows and make s'mores together. Get your picture taken with Santa Claus and meet our cute holiday characters. [More Info]

Christmas at Schnepf Farms

  • November 24 through December 31 | Schnepf Farms
    Experience the wonder of Christmas at Schnepf Farms, a special kind of holiday magic for the entire family. Featuring the Illumination Express train ride, a Christmas carousel, cookie decorating with Mrs. Claus, hayrides to reindeer, pictures with Santa, snow globe mini golf, a beer and wine garden, and the world’s largest inflatable Christmas-themed obstacle course. This all-in-one holiday attraction opens November 24 and runs through December 31 from 5:30-10:00 PM. [More Info]

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