Nestled in the Bradshaw Mountains of central Arizona, Prescott is less than two hours (100 miles) from Phoenix. Home to more than 40,000 residents, it is the seat of Yavapai County. Metro Prescott is the third-largest metropolitan area in Arizona, according to the U.S. Census.
Nearly 300 days of yearly sunshine make Prescott the ideal location for a variety of outdoor entertainment, including:
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
Things to Do
Steeped in history and known as the antiques capital of Arizona, Prescott’s appeal spans a spectrum of interests.
Events are held at various locations in and around Prescott. Most concerts and sporting events can be seen at Tim's Toyota Center. Harkins Theaters at Prescott Valley Entertainment District and the Yavapai College Performance Hall are great places to take in a performance. Other popular local attractions include the Prescott Fine Arts Association and the historic Whiskey Row.