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Model Aviators fly high in Chino Valley on Sept. 22

For more than three decades, a club of model aviators have been taking to the skies around Yavapai County and since 1998, they’ve called their field in Chino Valley home.

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Be a guest at the 12th annual Prescott Powwow

The public is invited to be a guest at this year’s 12th annual Prescott Powwow, happening this weekend at Watson Lake.

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Beer, pretzels, fireworks at this year’s Oktoberfest

Eat, drink and enjoy some fireworks this weekend at this year’s Prescott Oktoberfest where there’s 120 beers on tap at Prescott Mile High Middle School.

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Three shows at YCPAC next week

Yavapai College has a trifecta of shows happening at the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center next week featuring Engelbert Humperdinck, Soledad O’Brien and the Popovich Comedy Pet Theater.

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Something for everyone at Arizona’s oldest festival

There’s something for everyone at this year’s Agua Fria Festival, Arizona’s oldest and longest running festival, according to Event Chairman Sue Palacios.

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Kennel Club annual championship show set for Sept. 22-23 at PVEC

When the Prescott Arizona Kennel Club moved its annual championship show from Chino Valley indoors to the Prescott Valley Event Center, it started with two days of conformation and obedience competitions.

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Rotary Balloon Fest returns; seven balloons to glow Saturday evening

After two years of not being able to pay for and have it, the Prescott Valley Rotary Club is bringing back the Prescott Valley Rotary Balloon Fest and is putting a new spin on it, said Rotary President Chuck Abbott.

KornuKopia Calendar: Sept. 21-30

Everything else that's happening in the Prescott area, Sept. 21-30, 2018.

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Kennel Club hosts 4th annual dog show this week

Event Center gone to dogs

When the Prescott Arizona Kennel Club moved its annual championship show from Chino Valley indoors to the Prescott Valley Event Center, it started with two days of conformation and obedience competitions.

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111th Agua Fria Festival kicks off Saturday

The Agua Fria Festival, the oldest and longest-running festival in Arizona, is returning for its 111th year this weekend put on by the Dewey-Humboldt Historical Society.

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Church, music and car show in Chino Valley, Sept. 22

Monte Colucci’s 1959 Ford Galaxie just one car among many

Next weekend, going to church means seeing a car show where, among others, Monte Colucci will be showing off his 1959 Ford Galaxie.

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Prescott Highland Games and Celtic Faire is this weekend at Watson Lake

This weekend, Watson Lake turns into Loch Watson as the Prescott Area Celtic Society puts on the 14th annual Prescott Highland Games and Celtic Faire.

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KornuKopia Calendar: Sept. 14-23

Everything else that's happening in the Prescott area, Sept. 14-23, 2018.

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Yarnell Country Fair set for Saturday, Sept. 15

Fair will raise money for Meals on Wheels

Enjoy a day in Yarnell-Peeples Valley at the second annual Country Fair, a fundraiser for Meals on Wheels, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at the Peeples Valley Historic School, 18205 Highway 89.

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Model Aviators to hold ‘Fun Fly’ Sept. 22

Professional model airplane pilot to be in attendance

Next weekend will provide an ample opportunity for that sentiment to take place with the Chino Valley Model Aviators holding its 12th annual Steve Crowe Fun Fly.

KornuKopia Calendar: Sept. 8 - Sept. 16

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

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Yavapai County Fair starts Sept. 6 in Prescott

The Yavapai County Fair is set to start Thursday, Sept. 6, and carnival wristbands are already on sale at the Prescott Rodeo Grounds office.

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Family fun Saturday at Chino’s Territorial Days

Caps off with 68th annual Corn Dinner and school district’s 100th birthday party

Though Territorial Days’ Sequins and Saddles kickoff Friday, Aug. 31, is more of an adult event, the Territorial Days celebration held Saturday, Sept. 1, offers fun for the whole family, said Chino Valley Area Chamber of Commerce Director Lorette Brashear.

KornuKopia Calendar: Aug. 31 - Sept. 9

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.

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Endurocross kicks off six round series in PV Aug. 25

There’s dirt in the Prescott Valley Event Center – 1,200 yards of it, all for the EnduroCross event this weekend.

Kornukopia Calendar, Aug. 24-Sept. 2

Saturday, Sept. 1-Sunday, Sept. 2, Labor Day Harvest Festival, noon, Granite Creek Vineyards, 2515 N. Road 1 East, Chino Valley.

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International exhibit marks start of Voila Tour Friday, Aug. 24

Art reflects relationship with France

The French have returned. Or at least the Voila Tour is returning for a second year, presenting Prescott with another cultural exchange

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Sharlot Hall celebrates anniversary with sixth annual WineFest on Saturday

In the middle of all the festivities surrounding its 90th year, Sharlot Hall Museum is celebrating with the sixth annual Sharlot’s WineFest.

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Kornukopia Calendar: Aug. 17-26

Everything else that's happening in the Prescott area, Aug. 17-26, 2018.

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Beer, tunes flow to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs

VIP experience a good setup, says attendee

As music from The Instant Classics filled the air, Eric Hatchell and Kris Little were enjoying a couple beers from Wild Tonic, while on the Mile High Middle School athletic field for this year’s Mile High Brewfest Saturday, Aug. 11.

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