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The Whiskey Off-Road Mountain Bike Event 2018, downtown Prescott, April 27-29. Mountain bike races, events for amateurs and pro-riders, expo, and fun for the whole family. Live music at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 27, and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, April 28, on the courthouse lawn. Visit epicrides.com.

Friday, April 27

Pulitzer Prize-winner Kay Ryan, formerly the U.S. Poet Laureate, celebrates National Poetry Month, 7 p.m., Yavapai College Library’s Susan N. Webb Community Room (Bldg. 19, Room 147), 1100 E. Sheldon St. www.yc.edu/Literarysw or 928-776-2035.

“Doubt—A Parable,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Stage Too! 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

Prescott Night Out presents: The Boys of Summer, 9 p.m., Sidekicks Saloon, 6851 E. 1st St., Prescott Valley. 924-443-5536 or www.sidekickssaloon.com.

Saturday, April 28

The Metropolitan Opera: Cendrillon, 9:55 a.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. (Live via satellite broadcast). The long-heralded, elegant reinvention of Cinderella comes to the MET. Tickets: 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

World Tai Chi and Qigong Day, 10 a.m. to noon, Bradshaw Mountain High School, 6000 E. Long Look Drive, Prescott Valley.

Prescott Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Yavapai Regional Medical Center’s Pendleton Center, 930 Division St., Prescott.

Prescott’s Festival of Iris, Kaleidoscope of Color 2018, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mortimer Nursery, 3166 Willow Creek Road. http://prescottirissociety.org/.

Great Ladybug Release and Arbor Day Celebrations, 2 p.m., Watters Garden Center, 1815 W. Iron Springs Road, Prescott.

“Wine, Bites & Brew,” 5 to 8 p.m. at Earthworks Garden Supply, 2531 N. Highway 89, Chino Valley, sponsored by Chino Valley Chamber and Chino Valley Lioness Club. Wine and brew tastings, food, silent auction and raffle, zoo animals, and Brad Newman providing entertainment.

Contra Dance, 7 to 10 p.m., First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley, Prescott. Live music by Scrub Oak. Calling by Archie McClellan. No partner needed. Brief lesson at 7 p.m.

Yavapai Bottle Gas Mile High Professional Bull Riding, 7:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Event Center, 3201 Main St.

“Doubt—A Parable,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Stage Too! 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

The Kingston Trio, 7:30 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. The ’60s folk icons reunite for an evening of classic music to benefit West Yavapai Young Life. Tickets from $30/Younger than 18 get in free. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

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Jack Williams

Jack Williams, a South Carolina-born troubadour, is set to perform at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, April 29 at The Gardens at Willow Creek, 1224 Lorraine Drive.

Having toured the country for the last 50 years, Williams is celebrated in the contemporary American folk scene as a singer and songwriter of national stature and a unique guitarist. His songwriting draws on the well of his Southern heritage, and his songs also include influences from jazz, classical, rock, blues, country and folk.

Space is limited; reservations are required. Contact Dick Harrison, 928-771-8886 or email dmcharr@gmail.com. A donation is $20 per person is suggested.

For more information about Williams, visit www.jackwilliamsmusic.com.

Sunday, April 29

“Doubt—A Parable,” 2 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

21st annual Spring Chamber Music Concert, 2 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Ave., Prescott. Hosted by the Prescott Chamber Players.

Music of World Cultures, 3 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. YC’s Master Chorale, Women’s Chorale, Chamber Singers and Community Chorale take you on a ‘round-the-world tour via song. Tickets: $10/Younger than 18 get in free. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Monday, April 30

Queen of Hearts, 6:30 p.m., 202 N. Arizona Ave. 928-776-1125; vfw541prescott.org.

Jazz Retrospective, 7 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. YC’s Roughrider and Trailblazer big bands follow Duke Ellington, Count Basie and others as they track the history of Jazz. Tickets: $10/Younger than 18 get in free. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Tuesday, May 1

"The Benefits of Music for Those with Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease,” 2 to 3 p.m., Las Fuentes Resort Village, 1035 Scott Drive, Prescott. For information or to RSVP, call 928-445-9300.

PUSD district office grand opening, 3 to 5 p.m., Washington School, 300 E. Gurley St., Prescott. There will be tours, refreshments, ribbon cutting, student music, student art, and more.

The Arizona Cowboy Poets Gathering presents “You Just Can’t See Him From the Road,” 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Crystal Room, Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle Dr. 928-759-3040.

Wednesday, May 2

Yava Button Club, 9 a.m., Community Room, Prescott Gateway Mall. Members present educational programs on various aspects of button collecting at the monthly meetings. 928-443-9831.

“Singing in the key of life,” 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Prescott United Methodist Church, Deborah Room, 505 W. Gurley St., Prescott. Looking for a new way to connect with other seniors? This group is focused on people 60 and older. No special talent required. 928-445-5211, ext. 2605 or 2601, or seniorpeerprogram.org.

Yavapai College OLLI Reader’s Theater Performance, 11 a.m. to noon, Yavapai College Building 4 Room 102. The Silver Tales Readers’ Theater Ensemble will be performing humorous and nostalgic programs. Free and open to the public.

Prescott Coin Club, 7 p.m., POA building at 1133 Old Chisholm Trail, (near the corner of 69 and Fain), Dewey.

Thursday, May 3

Arizona Humanities Lecture: Arizona Outlaws and the Law, 5 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

“Sitting Pretty,” 7 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. www.pca-az.net.

Friday, May 4

"Where It All Began" Historic Downtown Walking Tours, 10 a.m., Chamber's Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St. 928-445-2000 or www.prescott.org.

Prescott Indivisible meeting, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 882 Sunset, Prescott. Delina DeSanto, candidate for Congress for CD4, will be one of the speakers.

“Sitting Pretty,” 7 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. www.pca-az.net.

Saturday, May 5

Grow Native Plant Sale, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., 1375 S Walker Road, The Highlands Center for Natural History.

Prescott Farmer’s Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Yavapai Regional Medical Center Pendleton Center, 930 Division St.

Art & Treasure Sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. www.pca-az.net.

Spring Craft Sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Faith United Community Church, 1061 Old Chisholm Trail (in Prescott Country Club). 928-775-6866.

Let Be Tolded, decorative painting group, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mountain Artists Guild, 228 N. Alarcon, Prescott. 928-710-8936.

“Sitting Pretty,” 1 p.m., Prescott Valley Library, 7401 Civic Circle.

“Sitting Pretty,” 7 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. www.pca-az.net.

Mexican Fiesta, 4 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 78, 3301 Highway 69, Humboldt. Open to the Public. Music by Captain Stan. 928-632-5185.

Prescott High School Talent Show, 7 to 9:30 p.m., Ruth Street Theater Auditorium, 1050 N. Ruth St. Sponsored by Prescott High School Chapter of the National Honor Society. https://az-prescott.intouchreceipting.com.

Sunday, May 6

"Where It All Began" Historic Downtown Walking Tours, 10 a.m., Chamber's Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St. 928-445-2000 or www.prescott.org.

Grow Native Plant Sale, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., 1375 S Walker Road, The Highlands Center for Natural History.

Prescott Origami Fanatics-May Flowers, 1:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Register online, at the Ask a Librarian Desk or call 928-777-1526.

Parade honoring Army National Guard, noon, Civic Center (Prescott Valley Police Station and Prescott Valley Public Library), Prescott Valley.

Give My Regards to Broadway, 3 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. YC’s Concert Band, Symphonic Band and Symphony Orchestra salute the American Musical. Tickets: $10/Younger than 18 get in free. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.