2015 Whiskey Row Marathon
Sat, May 2

Are You Tough Enough? As an Arizona running tradition for 36 years, the Whiskey Row Marathon is among the toughest races in the country. Featuring rugged terrain, an altitude in excess of one mile above sea level and, on occasion, severe weather, it’s challenging, fun and offers a number of running routes for runners of all skill and fitness levels, including a marathon, half marathon, a 10k and a two-mile fun run. This year’s event takes place Saturday, May 2nd.


The Tim’s Toyota Mile High PBR
Sat, May 9

The Professional Bull Riders are bucking into Prescott Valley, Arizona on May 9th, for an evening filled with rank bulls, high scores and big wrecks. The Tim’s Toyota Mile High PBR presented by Coors Light & Yavapai Bottle Gas will showcase some of the most promising rising stars of the PBR, riding alongside fan favorites and veterans, as all the competitors face-off against the most famous bucking bulls in the industry. The Touring Pro Division offer upcoming bull riders the opportunity to compete in PBR sanctioned events, while earning money to qualify for the PBR’s elite Built Ford Tough World Finals presented by Wrangler.


11th Annual Prescott Highland Games
Sat, May 9 and Sun, May 8

The 11th Annual Prescott Highland Games take place May 9th and 10th from 9:00-5:00pm, at beautiful “Loch Watson” (Watson Lake Park). Opening Ceremony will be Saturday the 9th at 10:00am at the Main tent. This is a Family event with something for everyone! There will be Athletic Competitions, Highland Dance Competitions, Bagpipe Competitions, Lively Musical Entertainment, Food Vendors (Celtic and American fare), Merchandise Vendors, Sheep Herding Dog Demonstrations Storyteller, Informational displays, Historical re-enactors, Clans will be present, and much more! (more…)

The 37th Annual YCCA Home and Garden Show
Fri, May 15 to Sun, May 17

The 37th Annual YCCA Home and Garden Show is coming to the Prescott Valley Event’s Center May 15th to the 17th. Friday the event is copen 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Saturday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm and Sunday, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. This event is FREE to the public and will feature 200+ vendors! This is one not to miss!


Walk for the Animals
Sat, May 16

The Yavapai Humane Society’s Annual Walk for the Animals event will take place Saturday, May 16th from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM on the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University campus. The event features a 1 mile and 5k run or walk to benefit the homeless pets at Yavapai Humane Society. There will be Dog and Family Friendly Events, a Vendor Barketplace and Enter your dog in the Strut Your Mutt Contest. Get your team together or come as an individual. If you form a Walk Team you can earn prizes, get an event T-Shirt and even a finisher medal.


The Prescott, AZ Color Dash
Sat, May 23

Sign up today for The Prescott, AZ Color Dash to benefit Prevent Child Abuse Arizona. Get your team together or come as an individual. The Color Dash is the World’s Brightest non-competitive 5k run/walk. At the beginning of the course you begin fresh and clean and at each kilometer you get a colorful shower of powder. Each Kilometer adds to your blank canvas until at the end of the dash, you look like a bag of skittles exploded into colorful mayhem!


Blues & Brews
Sat, Jun 20

Flagstaff Blues and Brews returns to the Continental Driving Range on Saturday, June 20th! Featuring blues acts The Taj Mahal Trio, Shemekia Copeland, Harlis Sweetwater Band and more! PLUS local food and drink vendors!

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Hearts 911 Run
Sat, Jul 11

The 2015 Shadows Heart 911 Run will be Saturday, July 11th, with races ranging from a 5k to 10.3 miles! All proceeds benefit the Shadows Foundation First Responders Heart Screenings. This year the race is dedicated in memory of Flagstaff Police Officer Tyler Stewart.