Visit Prescott - Arizona's Official Christmas City!

World's Largest Gingerbread Village
Nov 23-Jan 1
Prescott Resort &
Conference Center  
1500 State Route 69, Prescott
The World's Largest Gingerbread Village is ready for all to tour this coming holiday season. The Village is in the lobby of the Prescott Resort & Conference Center, 24 hours a day and seven days a week. There is no charge to see the Village.
For more information, please
call (928) 776-1666.
18th Annual
 Holiday Light Parade
November 30
6-7:30 pm
  Come join us for the event that is fun for the whole family. Enjoy a parade of festive and creative floats decorated with stunning lights, holiday music, and of course
 Santa will be there to kick off the holiday season.
Bring your chairs and
dress warmly.
Courthouse Plaza
Downtown Prescott
Holiday Festival
of Lights
December 6
 5-7:30 pm
Civic Center Ampitheater
7501 Civic Circle 
Prescott Valley
A festive celebration with favorite seasonal songs, a giant Christmas tree lighting and brilliant night light parade.

For more information,
please contact the 
Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce

31st Annual
Christmas Parade
December 7
1-3 pm 
Courthouse Plaza and
Downtown Prescott Streets
Don't miss the Christmas Parade in Prescott. Santa visits Arizona's Christmas City in this fun and festive parade around Prescott's Courthouse Plaza. It's an ideal way to celebrate the season with family, friends and neighbors.   

59th Annual
Courthouse Lighting
December 7
6-8 pm
Courthouse Plaza
Downtown Prescott
Come and witness the spectacular event that is one of the highlights in Arizona's Christmas City. 
The Courthouse Lighting has become an treasured tradition for residents and visitors alike.
Musical performances begin at 4 pm, with the Courthouse Lighting Program starting at 6 pm.  Be sure to dress warmly! 
Frontier Christmas 
December 7
6-8:30 pm 
Sharlot Hall Museum
415 W. Gurley St.
Sharlot Hall Museum's Living History interpreters will revive the spirit of Christmas past at this annual celebration with reenactments, pioneer crafts, food and hot beverages. Join us at the Museum directly after the official tree-lighting at the Courthouse Plaza! 
December 13  
5:30-8:30 pm
Various Locations, Downtown Prescott
Known simply as "Acker Night" in the Prescott community, The J.S. Acker Musical Showcase has become a highlight of the holiday season and one of Prescott's favorite hometown events. Over 100 musical groups performing for three hours in and around the Prescott downtown area.

This free, annual, holiday event showcases the many talented musicians in the Prescott, Arizona area in a most unique way. More than 80 downtown businesses open their doors to host musical groups of every genre, turning Prescott's downtown into a veritable smorgasbord of entertainment for the thousands of patrons who come out to enjoy the event each year. Visit for details. 
December 31
8 pm-Midnight
Historic Whiskey Row, Downtown Prescott

A Boot Drop?  Of course!  Prescott knows how the West is done, and New Year's Eve is no exception!  Historic Whiskey Row is the perfect location to ring in the New Year the cowboy way. 
Watch the illuminated cowboy boot as its lowered from the 40-foot high Palace Building's flagpole at 10:00 pm and again at midnight. Enjoy entertainment, amazing fireworks and fantastic local vendors.