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KornuKopia Calendar: Aug. 31 - Sept. 9

Labor Day Weekend

Faire on the Square this weekend

More than 130 vendors are expected for this year’s Faire on the Square Arts and Crafts Show, put on by the Prescott Chamber of Commerce. Of that number, about 25 are new to the event.

Held at the courthouse plaza in downtown Prescott from Saturday to Monday, Sept. 1-3, the show is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and until 3 p.m. Monday.

On Saturday, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s color guard will give an exhibition at 4 p.m. and Monday, the Clause and Effect Blues Band will perform at 11 a.m.

For more information, visit www.prescott.org. or call 928-445-2000, e xt. 112.

Granite Creek Vineyards starts harvest season

Granite Creek Vineyards is kicking off this year’s harvest season with a Labor Day Harvest Festival Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 1-2. The event features the vineyard’s newest wines and an art fair with local artists, free face painting, lunch available from Block Six Catering, and music from the Sir Harrison Band on Saturday and Five in the Wheel on Sunday.

Admission is $10 for the general public and $7 for Case Club members.

Granite Creek Vineyards is located at 2515 N. Road 1 East, Chino Valley. For more information, call 928-636-2003 or email info@granitecreekvineyards.com.

Ongoing

Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 1-2, Labor Day Harvest Festival, noon, Granite Creek Vineyards, 2515 N. Road 1 East, Chino Valley. $10 for general public, $7 for Case Club Members. 928-636-2003, info@granitecreekvineyards.com.

Saturday through Monday, Sept. 1-3, Faire on the Square Arts and Crafts Show, 9 a.m. courthouse plaza.

Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 6-9, Yavapai County Fair, 9 a.m. Prescott Rodeo Grounds, 840 Rodeo Drive.

Friday, Aug. 31

Skull Valley Farmers Market, 8 a.m., Skull Valley Elementary School, 3150 Old Skull Valley Road, Skull Valley.

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

Voila Concert – A unique French-American Live Music Experience, 7 p.m. Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Tickets are $25 for adults, $23 for seniors, www.prescottelkstheater.com, 928-777-1370.

Saturday, Sept. 1

2018 Hiking Spree Kickoff, 7 a.m. early bird walk, 9 a.m. coffee/tea/snacks, 9:30 a.m. inaugural hike, Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road.

Prescott Farmer’s Market, 7:30 a.m. until noon, Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org.

Sunday, Sept. 2 Prescott Origami Fanatics – Animals, 1:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. For adults and teens. Register online, at the Ask a Librarian Desk or call 928-777-1526.

Labor Day @ The Barley Hound, 11 a.m., The Barley Hound, 234 S. Cortez St. includes dunk tank to benefit the Launch Pad Teen Center, adult snow cones, Granite Mountain Brewing beer flights, gourmet hot dogs and backyard games. 928-699-9736.

Silent Disco @ The Barley Hound, 8 p.m., The Barley Hound, 234 S. Cortez St., $20. 928-699-9736.

Tuesday, Sept. 4

Touchmark Trekkers beginning hiking club, 8 to 11 a.m., Touchmark Health & Fitness Club, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott. Please RSVP to this free event by calling 928-632-7800.

Prescott Valley Farmer’s Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Harkins Theatre parking lot at Glassford Hill Road and Park Avenue.

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

Wednesday, Sept. 5

YavaButtons Club meeting, 9 a.m., Community Room, Prescott Gateway Mall. Members present monthly educational programs on various aspects of button collecting. Membership is open to anyone with an interest in the collection, history, or preservation of clothing buttons. New members are welcome. 928-443-9831

“Marvel’s: The Avengers,” movie, 7 p.m. Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., admission is a cash donation of any amount. 928-777-1370.

Prescott Coin Club meeting, 7 p.m., POA Building, 1133 Old Chisholm Trail, Prescott Country Club, Dewey. 928-772-7144.

Thursday, Sept. 6

Chino Valley Farmers Market, 3 to 6 p.m., Olsen’s Grain, 344 S Highway 89, Chino Valley.

Arizona Humanities Lecture: Sheep Ranchers and Herders of Arizona, 5 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Horseshoes Tournament, 6:15 p.m., Watson Lake Park, 3101 Watson Lake Park Road, Prescott. Sponsored by Mile Hi Horseshoe Club.

Prescott Idol Finale, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts, 1100 E. Sheldon St.

Friday, Sept. 7

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

Skull Valley Farmers Market, 8 a.m., Skull Valley Elementary School, 3150 Old Skull Valley Road, Skull Valley.

Saturday, Sept. 8

Prescott Farmer’s Market, 7:30 a.m. until noon, Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org.

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

Yavapai Flute Circle’s Native American Flute Demonstration & Performance, 10 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle.

Prescott Area Woodturners, 1 p.m., YEI Building, 6708 Corsair, Prescott Airpark. Members Walt Spencer and Barry Walter will demonstrate how to stabilize “punky” wood, making it strong enough to turn. Guests are welcome. Bring a chair.

A Glimpse behind the Art of Nicholas Roerich and Open House, 2 to 4 p.m., Izvara Center, 1720 West McIntosh Drive, Prescott. For the Open House, an RSVP is appreciated as there is limited seating. Please leave a message at 928-778-0638 and provide us with your first and last name, or respond via email to staff@wmea-world.org.

Great Gig in the Sky – performing the music of Pink Floyd, 7 p.m., Prescott Valley Event Center, 3201 N. Main St. Tickets are $27 for general admission, $32 for reserved floor seats, $37 for pit standing room and $100 for VIP package. www.prescottvalleyeventcenter.com.

Breakfast with the Animals: Black Bear, 9-10:30 a.m., Heritage Park Zoo, 1403 Heritage Park Road. pre-registration is required, admission for members is $20 for adults, $10 for children 12 and under and admission for nonmembers are $25 for adults and $15 for children 12 and under. 928-778-4242.

“Little Shop of Horrors” by One Stage Family Theatre, 2 p.m. & 7 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for seniors. 928-777-1370 or www.prescottelkstheater.com.

Sunday, Sept. 9

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

The Tannahill Weavers concert, 7 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Ave. Professional singer, Deirdre Rogers will open at 6:30 p.m.