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Weekend Events for Prescott Valley and Beyond for September 9, 10, and 11

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Here are the top weekend events happening in Northern Arizona and beyond! Be sure to check out the SignalsAZ events calendar, brought to you by Desert Financial Credit Union for great things in your community.

Prescott Valley Events

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3,000 Flags to Fly at Prescott Valley Healing Field, Sept 9-17th













Three thousand American flags will fly for the 11th year on Sept. 9-17, 2022, during Patriot Week at the Prescott Valley Healing Field. A must see. #neverforget >> MORE <<<


Happy Hour Special at Rafter Eleven

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5:00 pm-7:00 pm – Come on out to Rafter Eleven for happy hour with an exclusive menu offered during this event. MORE

Prescott Valley Police Foundation Country Dinner Dance

5:00 pm-8:00 pm – The Prescott Valley Police Foundation invites you to the Country Dance Dinner on Friday, September 9, 2022, at the Arizona Downs. MORE

Karaoke 2nd and 4th Fridays at Antelope Lanes

8:00 pm-11:00 pm- Join us for karaoke night at Antelope Lanes! Every 2nd and 4th Friday 8-11 pm starting Sept 9th. We look forward to seeing you there.  Hosted by Fire and Rose Entertainment. MORE


Patriot Run | Patriot Week 2022 – HEALING FIELD of N. ARIZONA

7:00 am – The Patriot Run is a 10k, 5k, and 1-mile run fundraiser that benefits the Central Arizona Honor Guard and helps to support the mission to “Honor the Fallen, and Honor the Flag”. It takes place in September during Patriot Week at the Prescott Valley Civic Center and the Prescott Valley Healing Field of Northern Arizona with the 3,000 flag memorial for all who perished on 9/11. MORE

SilverKite Community Art Classes Found Sculpture

10:30 am-11:30 am – Prescott Valley Public Library, in partnership with SilverKite Community Art Classes, presents Found Sculpture, Saturday, September 10th, 2022 @ 10:30 am. From found objects already in our environment, we will build mini sculptures, allowing these everyday art materials to be repurposed. MORE

Blessing of the Field | Patriot Week 2022

10:30 am – The blessing of the field will take place at 10:30 AM on September 10, 2022, at the Theater on the Green at the Prescott Valley Civic Center following the Patriot Run. There will be an honor guard and placing of the boots to honor the fallen. This is a free event, bring your chairs or blankets to sit on the lawn. MORE

Parent’s Day Out! “Let’s Welcome Fall!”

1:00 pm-6:00 pm – Drop the kiddos off for an afternoon to yourselves! Little Dreamers Preschool Academy will have crafts, caramel apple making, games, movie time, pizza, snacks & more!  MORE

Sangria Saturday and Live Music at Rafter Eleven 

5:00 pm-7:00 pm – Swing by Rafter Eleven located at 2985 Centre Ct B in Prescott Valley every Saturday night from 5 pm to 7 pm for Sangria and live music! Appetizers and wine also served! MORE


Car Seat Check

9:00 am-3:00 pm – The Prescott Valley Police Department, with a grant from the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, will be hosting multiple car seat check events over the new few months. MORE

9/11 Ceremony | Patriot Week 2022

6:00 pm – This 9/11 Ceremony will remember those who lost their lives and those that gave their lives to save others in the attacks of September 11, 2001. This event is open to the public and all are invited to attend. Bring your own chair or blanket to place on the lawn. MORE

Recall Class

6:30 pm – Having a reliable recall, or coming when called, is one of the most important behaviors you need to teach your dog. Why? It could potentially save their life! MORE

Prescott Events


Yavapai County Fair

Sept 8-11; Times vary by date – Yavapai County Fair began in 1913 as the Northern Arizona State Fair and has continued as one of the longest-running fairs in the state of Arizona. There will be arts and crafts, a livestock auction, rodeo events, fair food, rides, games, and live music! MORE

Prescott National Cemetery Day Of Service

10:00 am – This Patriot Day, Carry The Load is proud to partner with the National Cemetery Administration, a Department of the VA, to provide Americans with active ways to honor those who have served our country. MORE

Mystery Book Club

2:00 pm-3:30 pm – Moriarty (2014) by Anthony Horowitz. Read selected mystery books while enjoying the company of like-minded readers. MORE

Becoming an Outdoors Woman Camp

Sept 9-11; Times vary by day – For adult women in a fun, safe environment. Learn fishing, hunting, kayaking, hiking, rappelling, and camping. Includes evening activities, meals, and lodging. MORE

Fall Open House at Magpie Home and Gift

5:00 pm-7:00 pm – Join Magpie Home and Gift to celebrate the coming Fall season with their Fall Open House event. MORE

Social Dance Club Public Dance

5:00 pm-8:00 pm – Grab your dancing shoes and join the Social Dance Club on Thursday and Friday nights for live music and a great time dancing the night away! MORE

Lindy Hop FUNdamentals

5:30 pm-6:30 pm – In this class, students will learn the fundamentals of Lindy Hop, including the basic step, swing-outs, and the Lindy circle. MORE

Chicago Bob and The Blues Squad at Thumb Butte Distillery

6:00 pm-9:00 pm – Enjoy some great Chicago Bob music along with libations and snacks at the Thumb Butte Distillery! MORE

Karaoke with Matt & Allie at Coopers Pub

6:00 pm-9:00 pm – Matt and Allie are back on Friday nights with Karaoke at the best-hidden gem located right between Prescott and Prescott Valley! MORE

Silence is Madness at The Den

6:30 pm – The crew at The Den is pumped to have some of their good friends back on stage! MORE

Touchmark Summer Concert Series

6:30 pm-8:30 pm – It’s time to boogie! Take your tappin’ toes to Touchmark and join us for a summer concert series featuring bands local to the Prescott area. Bring a chair or blanket and a friend—we’ll provide refreshments! MORE

Dancing for the Stars 2022

Sept 9 and 10; 7:00 pm – The Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Arizona is proud to present the 6th annual Dancing for the Stars event, the primary fundraiser of the year! MORE

Fish Out of Water – Live at The Raven!

8:00 pm-11:00 pm – Fish Out of Water returns to Prescott, AZ for a special live performance at The Raven Cafe Friday, September 9th. MORE

Funk Frequency at Whiskey River Tavern

8:00 pm-11:00 pm – It’s time to get funky! Funk Frequency will be at Whiskey River Tavern to help you get dancing on Friday night! MORE


Prescott Farmers’ Market

7:30 am-12:00 pm – Join us at Dignity Health-YRMC’s Miller Valley lot for our 23rd season of serving the Prescott community! Each week at the market, customers can find a variety of fresh vegetables, fruits, flowers, baked goods, eggs, poultry, nuts, and grass-fed beef. MORE

Breakfast with the Black Bear

9:00 am-10:30 am – Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary hosts breakfasts each year with the sanctuary’s most iconic animals. “Breakfast with the Animals” includes a light breakfast in front of the spotlight animal, a special animal feeding and keeper talk, and an animal craft for the kids. MORE

Climbers & Covers in the Landscape

9:30 am-10:30 am – Vines climb quickly up fence posts, pergolas, barbed wire, walls, and trellis. They block, screen, and shade better than any other plants in the nursery, but not all vines are created equal. Learn these vines favorite locals, sun and shade lovers, and all the advice to get these bloomers climbing. MORE

Fall Mercantile

10:00 am-12:00 pm – Elks Opera House Guild is holding a costume sale for re-enactors. MORE

Hope Fest Arizona 10th Annual

10:00 am-9:00 pm – Northern Arizona’s premier community gathering HOPE FEST Arizona 2022 – the 10th annual will take place on Saturday, September 10th, on the Yavapai County Courthouse Plaza. MORE

Drew and Anton at LazyG Brewhouse

12:00 pm-3:00 pm – Drew and Anton will be taking the stage again on Saturday afternoon! MORE

Fish Out of Water at Whiskey River Tavern

1:00 pm-4:00 pm – Coming in from San Diego, Fish Out of Water will be on the Whiskey River Tavern stage on Saturday, Sept 10th from 1:00 pm-4:00 pm bringing in a new feel. Come on out to have lunch and enjoy the fresh vacation feels these guys bring! MORE

Further West Presents Prescott Night Market

6:00 pm-10:00 pm – What serendipitous timing to announce the first-ever Prescott Night Market on September 10th. MORE

90 Proof at the Windsock

7:00 pm – 90 Proof live at the Windsock. Come get your fix of all your favorite 90’s Rock, Grunge, and Alternative Hits. MORE

Jazz Journey – Saxophobia

7:00 pm-9:15 pm – No instrument is more synonymous with the sound of jazz than the rich, raspy tenor of the saxophone. Think of artists such as Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, and Sidney Bechet who helped to define this instrument. In part, thanks to them, the saxophone is now the undeniable staple of jazz.  MORE

Zoo by Moonlight

7:30 pm-9:30 pm – Zoo By Moonlight is an evening event held at Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary from May through October. MORE

Live Music with Red Skies at Night

8:00 pm-11:00 pm – The Point Bar & Lounge would like to invite you to enjoy live music by Red Skies at Night playing 80s rock n’ roll! 8:00 pm-11:00 pm, no cover charge. 21 and over. MORE


Doc Garvey Duo at LazyG Brewhouse

12:00 pm-3:00 pm – A great way to spend a Sunday afternoon! Catch some live music by the Doc Garvey Duo, great beer, and awesome food! MORE

CoffeeHouse Concert: Aaron Howard

2:00 pm-3:30 pm – Coffeehouse Concerts showcases local and regional talent with an emphasis on original music. The series features a variety of acoustic, contemporary, and traditional styles of music.  MORE

Justin and Autumn Hitson at Whiskey River Tavern

2:00 pm-6:00 pm – Come by Whiskey River Tavern to have a cold one with Justin and Autumn. MORE

6th Annual Farm to Table Dinner

4:30 pm-8:00 pm – Prescott Farmers Market invites you to celebrate local food at its finest at our 6th Annual Farm to Table Dinner on Sunday, September 11, 2022. Join us in beautiful downtown Prescott at the Sam Hill Warehouse for a cocktail party-style event, featuring fresh local produce and meats prepared by six local chefs, who are busy collaborating on a delicious menu featuring the finest local ingredients from PFM farmers. MORE

Reflect and Reset – Yoga in the Park

5:30 pm-6:30 pm – This will be a weekly and ongoing outdoor yoga class intended to reflect on the week prior and set an intention toward the week ahead. We will gather as long as we’re able in the grassy area near the playground (right now it’s scheduled through Oct.) MORE

Dewey-Humboldt Events


Friday Night Barn Dance and Dinner

6:00 pm-10:00 pm – Are you looking for a fun date night or a night out with friends and family? Look no further. Mortimer Farms Friday Night Barn Dance has something for everyone and all ages! The lineup of live bands is fantastic! MORE


Strawberry Festival

Sept 10 and 11; 7:00 am-7:00 pm – Are you looking to start a new family tradition or continue an old one? Look no further. Mortimer Farms Strawberry Festival has something for everyone! Enjoy our farm animal encounter, farm-inspired rides, games, activities, the pick-your-own strawberry experience, and grain train farm tours. MORE

Chino Valley Event


Chino Valley Cowboy Challenge & Workshop

Sept 10 and 11; 7:00 am – Join Mary Rose Anderson for a Cowboy Challenge competition jackpot & buckle series at Chino Valley Equestrian Park. MORE

Draw from the Holster Certificate Class

9:00 am-12:00 pm – The cost of this course is $60.00 however, as an annual subscription holder one class is included with your annual subscription. (quarter/half-year, Collegiate Subscriptions are an additional fee) MORE

Sally Davis Cancer Fundraiser

10:00 am-3:00 pm – Head on out to the Chino Valley Ace Hardware for a fundraiser to support long-time resident Sally Davis. MORE


9-11 Commemoration Service

8:30 am-9:30 am – The annual Memorial Service to commemorate the attacks on 9-11-2001 will take place at the Chino Valley 9-11 Memorial at 8:30 AM on 9-11-2022. This event is open to the public and attendees are encouraged to bring a folding chair if needed. MORE

Live Music with Fire and Rose

4:00 pm-7:00 pm – Fire and Rose will be playing your favorite tunes while you enjoy some margaritas and amazing Mexican food at El Charro Norte in Chino Valley. MORE

Beyond Events


From Mine to Medallions – Phoenix

11:00 am-2:00 pm – The Gallery @ City Hall is dedicated to displaying rotating exhibitions of art from the City’s historic municipal Art Collection of approximately 1,000 portable works and highlighting exemplary projects commissioned by the award-winning Phoenix Public Art Program. MORE

Good Food Fridays – Phoenix

11:00 am-2:00 pm – Good Food Fridays will be a weekly food service program featuring local vendors each Friday at the southwest corner of 7th Street and Fillmore. MORE

Grandparent’s Day Tea Party – Avondale

1:00 pm-3:00 pm – Spend an afternoon with Avondale Library as they celebrate grandparents’ day with a tea party! MORE

Hormel Jazz Series at Wrigley Mansion – Phoenix

6:00 pm-7:30 pm – Join Wrigley Mansion for live Jazz in the intimate Living Room at the historic Wrigley Mansion. MORE

2nd Friday Night Out, Downtown Mesa

6:00 pm-10:00 pm – The second Friday of each month we organize a different themed event, but always include Shopping, Dining, and Entertainment. Mesa downtown galleries and businesses have joined together to create an exciting and friendly way to spend a Friday evening! MORE

Friday Rec Nights – 80’s Glow Night – Surprise

7:00 pm-10:00 pm – Kids in grades 6-8 can get together with friends at Sierra Montana Recreation Center for an exciting themed dance that includes music, dancing, games, and contests. MORE

BadJune at The Hideaway Grill – Cave Creek

7:30 pm – Come on out to The Hideaway Grill on Friday night for music by BadJune! MORE

Chris Kane Trio at Janey’s Cave Creek

7:30 pm – Janey’s Cave Creek is hosting the Chris Kane Trio. Come enjoy some great classic rock’n’roll in Cave Creek! MORE

Drunk Shakespeare – Phoenix

7:30 pm-9:00 pm – One actor has 5 shots of whiskey and then attempts to perform in a Shakespeare play. MORE

Sunset History Tour – Wickenburg

7:00 pm-9:00 pm – Stephan Cerutti, Town Builder & Operations Manager, will lead guests on a Guided Tour through 18 original restored ghost town buildings while he shares his intimate knowledge of the restoration work and rich history of the town that grew up to support Arizona’s first and most prolific gold mine. MORE

Family Fun Night at Phillip England Center for the Performing Arts – Camp Verde

6:00 pm-8:00 pm – Join Body of Life church for a night of family-friendly fun and fellowship. It’s a night of Christian comedy, music, and fellowship. MORE

Northern AZ Behavioral Health Changes Forum – Cottonwood

11:00 am-2:00 pm – If you or a loved one utilize AHCCCS, there are changes that are important to know. Join Spectrum Healthcare Group on September 9th from 11:00 am-2:00 pm for the Northern Arizona Behavioral Health Changes Forum. MORE

Celebration of Christmas Casting Call – Cottonwood

Sept 9-11; Times vary by day – Join EF Productions and be a part of the 28th annual Celebration of Christmas Holiday Spectacular. Actors, singers, dancers, extras, and crew are all needed. MORE

Reiki Healing Circle – Cottonwood

6:00 pm-7:30 pm – Please join for the Reiki Healing Circle in Studio B of The Center for Universal Light located at The Old Town Center for the Arts. MORE

Fridays – ULM Backyard – Sedona

6:00 pm-9:30 pm – Humankind Events presents Lucius Allure and Cosmic Mystic as musical guests for ULM (Ultimate Light Mission) Backyard. MORE

Flagstaff Mall 9/11 Remembrance Blood Drive

Sept 9 and 10; Times vary by date – The 9/11 Remembrance Blood Drive will take place at the Flagstaff Mall Retail Suite A03 by JCPenney Mall Entrance. MORE

Dustin Lynch Party Mode Tour 2022 – Flagstaff

6:00 pm-10:00 pm – Dustin Lynch has “built one of the most consistent recording careers in modern country music” (Billboard), achieving eight #1s, four Top 5 albums, nine gold and platinum-certified singles, and tallying over 3.3 BILLION global on-demand streams. Launching the Party Mode Tour this spring, his fifth studio album, “Blue in the Sky,” is out now.  MORE


Fall-Feel Floral With Brian Vetter – Phoenix

10:00 am-11:00 am – Make a beautiful fall-type bouquet to bring in the cooler temps with well-known local designer Brian Vetter. MORE

PHX Vegan Saturday Night Market

5:00 pm-9:00 pm – A free monthly, all-vegan event in the arts district of Roosevelt Row in Downtown Phoenix every second Saturday. This open-air night market will feature eats, produce, drinks, pantry, essentials and music from some of your favorite local businesses. MORE

Summer Music at The Windmill Winery – Florence

5:00 pm-9:00 pm – We’ve got LIVE MUSIC all summer long! Cold beer and hot music. Come check it out. MORE

Poppin’ In The Parks – Avondale

6:00 pm-10:00 pm – Join the City of Avondale for an all-new year of Poppin’ in the Park. Keep a close eye on where the movie screen will “POP” out of one of our parks! Come out and enjoy a new year of movies out in our green spaces. MORE

Flamenco Por La Vida – Phoenix

6:00 pm – With the flash of a colorful skirt, Flamenco por la Vida transports their audience to a place far from the Sonoran desert — the south of Spain, to be exact. MORE

Raptors At The Rails 2022 – Clarkdale

11:00 am-12:45 pm – By partnering with Phoenix’s Liberty Wildlife the Verde Canyon Railroad provides visitors an opportunity for a close-up glimpse of raptors such as hawks, owls, falcons, vultures, and eagles at the depot. MORE

Aces N Eights at 10-12 Lounge – Clarkdale

2:00 pm-4:00 pm – Aces N Eights will be at 10-12 Lounge. Aces n Eights is a popular Arizona cover band. The professional 4 member group performs a repertoire ranging from 70’s favorites to today with a little blues, funk, and country thrown in to satisfy everyone. MORE

Book Signing and Reading at Stardust Books – Clarkdale

5:30 pm-7:00 pm – Join Stardust Books for a fun evening with local author Master Karen Conover. She will be doing a reading from her book “Finding Your Blackbelt” as well as a signing and a few testimonials from actual black belts. MORE

Clarkdale Concert in the Park

7:00 pm-9:00 pm – Celebrating its 21st season in 2022, Clarkdale’s local spirit shines through its FREE Summer Concert in the Park series. Friends and neighbors from all over the Verde Valley converge in the Clarkdale Town Park, located in the heart of Historic Downtown Clarkdale. MORE

LaToBo Plays Tantrum Wines – Cottonwood

6:00 pm-9:00 pm – Let us entertain you with 60’s-to-current cover tunes you’ll enjoy hearing once more – even for a dance or two! Fabulous wine selection and great atmosphere. Come meet us there for a fun night of wine and live music! MORE

Science Cafe at East Flagstaff Community Library

10:00 am-11:30 am – Join Flagstaff neighbors at the East Flagstaff Community Library for a Science Cafe. Science Cafes are monthly science talks for adults and families from local science leaders. Coffee and Citizen Science/Community Art opportunities are provided, just bring your questions. MORE

Flagstaff Music Festival

12:00 pm-9:00 pm – Flagstaff Music Festival aims to celebrate our local music scene by showcasing Flagstaff bands while raising money for the Haven Walker Music Scholarship Fund. MORE

Story Time with Curious George and Barnes & Noble – Flagstaff

1:00 pm-3:00 pm – Come read books with Curious George on the lawn across from JCPenney and the Flagstaff Mall Barnes & Noble. Read and take photos with your favorite character. MORE

The Big One at Orpheum Theater – Flagstaff

8:00 pm-10:00 pm – Join old friends and make new ones at Sacred Ground Production’s The Big One, which is a Rock n’ Roll dancing extravaganza. Doors open at 7:30 pm with music starting at 8 pm. Bring your dancing shoes, and get ready for a night full of excitement and surprise. MORE


The Frog Prince – Phoenix

10:00 am – A favorite fairy tale is back indoors on the big stage, performed with rod puppets and projected scenery! Come enjoy this classic story about a spoiled princess who learns important lessons about friendship and keeping her promises. MORE

Improv Class In-Person (Adults) 18+ – Phoenix

1:00 pm-3:00 pm – This monthly Improv Intensive is your chance to spend 2 hours in-person getting into the nitty-gritty of improvising. This class is, well, INTENSE! MORE

Cloak and Dagger – Avondale

3:00 pm-4:00 pm – Bond over the macabre and explore gripping cases! Put in your two cents and talk with others who love true crime! Ages 18+ MORE

Trivia! – Phoenix

5:00 pm – Crescent Trivia is back for Season 8 with Hartbreaks and Compton – every Sunday! MORE

Gilbert 9/11 Memorial Ceremony – Gilbert

6:00 pm-10:30 pm – Join Gilbert Fire and Rescue and the Gilbert Police Department as we remember the lives lost and pay tribute to the brave first responders who answered the call on September 11th, 2001. MORE

Josh Ritter at MIM – Phoenix

7:00 pm – Josh Ritter is a songwriter from Moscow, Idaho. He was named one of the 100 greatest living songwriters by Paste, alongside the likes of Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, and Neil Young. MORE

Open Mic Night – Phoenix

7:00 pm – Think You’re Funny? Don’t pass up your opportunity to find out on one of the greatest comedy stages in the country. 5 Minutes, 1 Night, Endless Possibilities. MORE

Well Dressed Wolves: Chaparral – Cottonwood

2:00 pm-6:00 pm – Performing an afternoon show at the Chapparal in Cottonwood. MORE

David Sheehy at Winery 101 in Cottonwood

3:00 pm-5:00 pm – Come out for a fun afternoon of wine tasting at Winery 101 in Cottonwood. David Sheehy is the best in acoustic music. Food service is not available, but you’re welcome to bring your own. MORE

The Next Generation Sonic Sound Healing Journey – Sedona

4:00 pm-5:30 pm – Experience the next generation of sound baths and sound healing with The Octavial Repatterning Sequence. A multi-sensory sonic healing journey clearing old cellular memories to receive 8 octaves of vibration connecting them to the earth and heavens and the 6 octaves in between. MORE

Inner Alchemy Healing – Sedona

4:00 pm-5:30 pm – During these trying and tough times, many are feeling heightened emotional waves of anger, worry, apathy, and stagnancy. MORE

911 Tower Challenge 2022 – Flagstaff

7:00 am-9:00 am – There were 110 floors and 2,071 steps in the Twin Towers. Arizona will remember the bravery of those who lost their lives on 9/11 by taking the journey of 2,071 steps by completing the 911 Tower Challenge. MORE

Flagstaff Friends of the Library Book Sale

10:00 am-1:00 pm – “The Friends of the Library” is holding the annual book sale on Sundays in September and October. The hours coincide with those of the Community Market, so after you pay the market a visit, drop by the library to buy a very reasonably-priced book or two. MORE

Adoption Event at Uncommon Apartments – Flagstaff

11:00 am-2:00 pm – Please join High Country Humane Society at Uncommon Apartments for a Dog Adoption Event. You can meet, play with, and adopt some of our awesome canine companions. From puppies to seniors, you never know who we will bring, so be sure to stop by and visit. MORE

Flagstaff Taste of Yoga

2:00 pm-5:30 pm – Join The Beauty Boost Flagstaff for a fall afternoon of yoga in the woods brought to you by Junto Skin and Laser. Find your flow with four 25-minute yoga classes of varying styles from instructors around the city. MORE

Does It Podcast? – Flagstaff

5:30 pm-8:00 pm – Join longtime public radio reporter and 2 Lives creator Laurel Morales for a conversation about this intimate medium that 37% of Americans consume. MORE

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