Prescott Arizona Christmas Parade & Courthouse Lighting

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Christmas Parade & Courthouse Lighting

Visit Prescott, Arizona during the Christmas season to enjoy some spectacular activities for the whole family. The Christmas Holiday Light Parade is a festive time, where Santa comes to see the kids. After the parade, be sure not to miss the Courthouse Lighting. It's great fun for the holiday time.

Organization: Prescott Valley Chamber
Dates: 11/26/2016 - 12/03/2016 update info
Time: 1:00:00 PM - 3:00:00 PM
Event Cost: Free
Venue: Prescott Courthouse in Prescott,AZ
Contact: The Prescott Chamber of Commerce
Event Details:

  • Sat Nov 26

    Prescott's 21st Annual Holiday Light Parade

    6;00 pm to 7:30 pmstreet surrounding Yavapai County CourthousePrescott's 21st Annual Holiday Light Parade & After-Parade Party
    Sponsored by the Prescott Downtown Partnership UniSource Gas & Tim's Auto Group
    Contact (928) 443-5220 for more information or to apply.
  • Sat Dec 3

    34th Annual Christmas Parade

    1:00 pmDowntown streets surrounding Yavapai County CourthouseSponsored by the Prescott Chamber of Commerce (928) 445-2000 Parade Theme: “All I Want for Christmas” Parade @ 1PM / Courthouse Lighting Ceremony Follows @ 6PM
  • Sat Dec 3

    62nd Annual Courthouse Lighting ceremony

    5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.Courthouse Plaza 120 S. Cortez St. Prescott, AZ Join us for “Arizona’s Christmas City’s” premiere event! 62nd Annual Courthouse Lighting on Prescott’s Historic Courthouse Plaza. Musical Groups Perform @ 5PM / Lighting Ceremony @ 6PM.

  • Fabulous floats, pets and even people light up the street
  • The Light Parade moves through downtown Prescott on its way to the Courthouse.
  • The first Saturday after Thanksgiving

Overview: Stop at the Courthouse Square to see the start of the annual Holiday Light Parade on the first Saturday after Thanksgiving, the beginning of some wonderful Christmas activities in Prescott, Arizona. The following Saturday you will find the Courthouse lighting a great holiday treat with christmas carolers and holiday cheer.

When: The Lights Parade is typically held on the 1st Saturday after Thanksgiving while the Courthouse Lighting will take place on the following Saturday

Where: The Courthouse Square in downtown Prescott, AZ

Fees: FREE event for all

Details: Fabulous floats, pets and even people light up the street, and Santa is waving in this community celebration. The Light Parade moves through downtown Prescott on its way to the Courthouse.

After the parade, the beautiful Courthouse Lighting ceremony takes place on Gurley Street. There are carols and more fun during this festive time, with lights ablaze. Sharlot Hall Museum also has a Frontier Christmas Open House with cider and home made cookies by a roaring fire. Everyone gathers to decorate the town's Christmas tree.

For a truly old-fashioned and down-home Christmas, come to Prescott this year. Be sure not to forget your camera to capture the joy on your child's face when he or she sees Santa.