“Meeting the 4 O’Clock Train” exhibit, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sharlot Hall Museum, 415 W. Gurley St., chronicling the boom-to-bust railway legacy that almost cost Arizona its statehood. 928-445-3122.
Prescott Historical Walking Tours, featuring strolls through history to learn of “Prescott’s storied past,” 10 a.m., on most Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, through Oct. 29. Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St. Donations appreciated.
31st Annual Prescott Fine Art & Wine Festival, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 13 and 14, courthouse plaza in downtown Prescott. Sponsored by Mountain Artists Guild.
13th Annual Mothers Day Wine & Art Festival, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 13 and 14, at Granite Creek Vineyards, 2515 N. Road 1 East, in Chino Valley.
“American Buffalo” continues through May 28 in Prescott Center for the Arts’ Stage Too theatre, alley behind 200 N. Marina St. Performances are Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; matinees Sundays at 2 p.m. Visit pca-az.net or call 928-445-3286.
13th Annual Prescott Highland Games, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 13 and 14, Watson Lake Park. Celtic entertainment, lots of pipe bands, sheep herding and dog demonstrations, food and merchandise vendors, Children’s Glen, whisky-tasting seminars, athletic events, Highland dance competition and more. Prescotthighlandgames.com.
Friday, May 12
CANCELED: Lonesome Valley Quilt Guild Annual Quilt Show at the Prescott Valley Entertainment Center, 7202 Pav Way (across from Harkins Theatres). Karen, 928-830-2565; Patsy 928-925-3845.
SOLD OUT: “One of These Nights – Eagles Tribute,” 7 p.m., Elks Theatre & Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. prescottelkstheater.com.
Saturday, May 13
Second Annual 5-0 5K Walk/Run, 10 a.m., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, 3700 Willow Creek Road. Benefits Concerns of Police Survivors. Register before April 13 for discounted pricing. COPSArizona.org.
Sixth Annual Orchard Ranch Classic Car & Craft Show, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Orchard Ranch Senior Resort, 11250 Highway 69, Dewey. Sponsored by Orchard Ranch and Yavapai Bottle Gas. Bring nonperishable food for Yavapai Food Bank and/or clothing for homeless veterans hosted by U.S. VETS. Prizes, music, food and great crafts. 928-277-4069.
Antelope Garden Club annual plant sale, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Walgreen’s Parking Lot, Highway 89 and Road 2 North, Chino Valley. Annuals, vegetables, perennials, shrubs and trees will be available. Raffle items include a truckload of Wilby’s Compost.
Saturday Night Talk Series: “Help for the Spiritually Serious: Humor as an Intrinsic Aspect of the Path,” 7 p.m., Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Building, 115 E. Goodwin St., $5 donation. Talks are open to anyone on a spiritual path. 928-771-0205.
Yarnell Daze 48th Annual Mountaintop Festival, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Mile Post 275 to Mile Post 277 and Mile Post 278, Zip Code 85362. Parade begins at 10 a.m. on Main Street. Vendors at Main Vendors Field and throughout town until 4 p.m. Entertainment includes three bands, art show, van and truck show, a ki dszone of games and crafts, sheep shearing and more. More information: Trish, 928-277-6674.
Thursday, May 18
Third Thursday/Star Talks: “My Favorite Comet Stories,” 6 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Prescott. Retired Professor Steve Coe will present images and observations of the brightest and most interesting comets of the past 35 years. Information on the Astronomy Club, contact Pat Birck, 928-778-6324.
Friday, May 19
Second Annual Memorial Day Tribute Show, 4 p.m., the Heights Church, 2121 Larry Caldwell Drive, Prescott. USO-style musical journey through time presented by the Dewey Bottom Players. Benefits VFW Post No. 10227. Dinner of beef stroganoff, salad, green beans and cake. Doors open at 4 p.m., dinner at 4:30, show at 6. $20/person. 928-759-0095.
Fourth Annual Launch into Summer Fashion Show, 5 p.m., Hotel St. Michael Ballroom, downtown Prescott. Benefits the Launch Pad Teen Center. Silent Auction, fashion show, raffle, food and wine, live DJ and dance party. $35 general admission, $50 VIP. Tickets available at thelaunchpadteencenter.org. Courtney, 928-632-2996.
“Down on the Corner – The Best of CCR,” 7 p.m., Elks Theatre & Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. prescottelkstheater.com.
Third Friday Chamber Music Series, 3:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Prescott. Listen to Max Bruch’s Eight Pieces, #6 and 7 for piano, viola and clarinet; Tri-City Flute Choir with Director Jamie Ondrusek; and the Sand Fleas Ukulele Group. For more information, call Bruce or Suzanne, 928-778-6965.
Saturday, May 20
“Gregory Wolfe – Rod Stewart Tribute,” 7 p.m. Elks Theatre & Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. prescottelkstheater.com.
Mile High Mystics Spiritual and Healing Arts May Fest, 10 a.m-5 p.m., Hassayampa Hotel, Gurley Street, Prescott. Chair massages, body work, vendors, energy healing, aura photography, free lectures. A portion of proceeds will go United Animal Friends Low-Cost Spay and Neuter program. Dog and cat food donations will be accepted. Nancy, 928-443-5325.
Saturday Night Talk Series: “Meditation and Contemplation: Arts of the Inner Life,” 7 p.m., Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Building, 115 E. Goodwin St., $5 donation. Talks are open to anyone on a spiritual path. 928-771-0205.
Sixth Spring Classic Car Show, 10 a.m., Sally B’s Café, 7680 East State Route 69, Prescott Valley.
Monica Rizzio, Back to Texas Tour, performing at 7:30 p.m. at the Prescott Center for the Arts, 200 N. Marina St. Presented by PCA and Folk Sessions. 928-445-3286.
Sunday, May 21
Fourth Annual Play it Forward Music and Mentoring Fest, 4 to 8 p.m. at the Holiday Courtyard, downtown Prescott. Featuring Walt Richardson & Friends, Gigi Gonaway, Drew Hall and your talented teens. Music, prizes, food and fun. For Boys To Men Mentoring Network.