After Thanksgiving, Prescott is the go-to-spot for a small-town Christmas. Here are some highlights, starting November 26 the 21st annual Prescott’s Holiday Light Parade kicks-off the holiday season with a parade of festive lights and decorated floats from 5pm to 7pm.
On December 3rd the 34th annual Christmas Parade in downtown Prescott starts at 1pm to 3pm and the 62nd annual Courthouse Lighting at 6pm.
The popular Acker Night festivities is an event sponsored by the City of Prescott. Various businesses around the square sponsor musicians and musical acts to enhance the spirit of Christmas, the event will be held on the following Friday December 9th from 5:30 to 8:30pm.
The Prescott Resort & Conference Center offers the World’s Largest Gingerbread Village located in the Resort’s lobby. The village is open 24/7 November 19th through January 1st, 2017. Come on by to check out the many gingerbread houses on display!
To celebrate the resort’s silver anniversary a full-functioning skating rink* will be available to enjoy. Skating rink will be open November 9th-January 9th. Cost is $10/person/hour. Advanced Skating reservations may be made at (888) 974-3951 *Rink is made from synthetic ice.
Enchanted Christmas, Prescott Gateway Mall, 3250 Gateway Blvd. starts at noon Sunday, November 27th.
Valley of the Lights, nightly Nov. 24 through December 30th in Fain Park, Prescott Valley.