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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,

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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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Mile High Brewfest this weekend has new location, VIP ‘glampout’

This weekend’s seventh annual Mile High Brewfest, put on by the Boys & Girls Club of Central Arizona, is in the new location of Mile High Middle School’s athletic field.

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Kornukopia Calendar: Aug. 10-19

Everything else that's happening in the Prescott area, Aug. 10-19.

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Kornukopia Calendar: Aug. 3-13

Ongoing Arizona Cowboy Poets Gathering – brings the best in authentic Cowboy Poetry and Music to the stage once again at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St.

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Rock out at Gem & Mineral show Aug. 3-5

The Prescott Gem & Mineral Club’s 15th annual Gem & Mineral Show and Sale, which is this weekend, is looking pretty good this year, said Co-Chair Maggi Lieber.

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Annual Western History Symposium has wide appeal, Saturday, Aug. 4

All of the Symposium’s lectures are free

From the Arizona Territory’s greatest con man to Mickey Free and the Apache Wars, there’s plenty of western history to be uncovered at the 15th annual Western History Symposium this weekend, sponsored by the Sharlot Hall Museum and Prescott Corral of Westerners International.

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Antique Auto Club puts on annual car show at Watson Lake Aug. 4-5, 2018

The Prescott Antique Auto Club is putting on its 44th annual show this weekend at Watson Lake, showing cars, exchanging parts and selling in a for-sale car corral.

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Kornukopia: July 27 - Aug 5

Ongoing “Savannah Sipping Society,” at Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St., Prescott. Performances continue through Aug. 5 – Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., and Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets: $17. 928-445-3286 or

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Shootout on Whiskey Row on target for next weekend

Preparation starts six months in advance, Regulators president says

The Prescott Regulators and Their Shady Ladies have next weekend in their sights for the 13th annual Shootout on Whiskey Row.

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Fort Whipple reopens to the public

After some months of being closed down for unscheduled repairs, Sharlot Hall Museum’s Fort Whipple Museum has reopened, according to Museum Media and Marketing Manager Ken Leja.

Kornukopia: July 20-29

What else is happening in the Prescott area, July 20-29, 2018.

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Indian Art Market features silversmith, more than 100 artists representing 30 tribes

Diné Navajo silversmith Jim Harrison is this year’s featured artist at Sharlot Hall Museum’s 21st annual Prescott Indian Art Market this weekend.