Activities & Events
Prescott is filled with cultural arts and entertainment venues welcoming local, regional and national performers, as well as exhibits and special events all year.
ELKS OPERA HOUSE
117 E. Gurley Street
928-777-1366 • www.elksoperahouse.com
The 494-seat Elks Opera House is in a prominent structure on East Gurley Street. The opera house is a significant venue for concerts, plays, political events, films, conferences and an array of special events including weddings, graduations and more. The theater has recently been restored to its 1905 glory.
PRESCOTT CENTER FOR THE ARTS
208 N. Marina Street
928-445-3286 • www.pca-az.net
The Prescott Center for the Arts provides the community ample opportunities for expressing artistry through a number of events and programs throughout the year. The PCA produces a wealth of main stage performances, concerts and family theatre productions.
PRESCOTT POPS SYMPHONY
Since its creation as a community summer orchestra in 1992, the Prescott POPS Symphony has emerged as Prescott’s premier performing orchestra with a unique contribution to the culture of our community. They provide a dynamic and accessible symphonic entertainment to our audiences to offer inspiring performance opportunities to our talented youth and our seasoned musicians. The POPS is a nonprofit and completely volunteer organization.
YAVAPAI SYMPHONY ASSOCIATION
For more than 40 years, the Yavapai Symphony Association (YSA) has focused on providing Prescott-area music lovers with classical music experiences by sponsoring a concert season with the Phoenix Symphony Orchestra in Prescott from September to May. YSA sponsors scholarships and cooperates with Phoenix Symphony members in providing classes for aspiring local music students, assuring the continuance of the appreciation of classical music in our part of Arizona.
TIM’S TOYOTA CENTER
928-772-1819 or 866-772-1819
Built in 2006, this modern multi-purpose venue stands as a premier site for concerts, sporting events, expos, stage shows and a variety of other special events. The nearly 135,000-square-foot Tim’s Toyota Center is home to the Arizona Sundogs ice hockey team – 2007-08 champions of the Central Hockey League.
YAVAPAI COLLEGE PERFORMANCE HALL AND ART GALLERY
1100 E. Sheldon
928-776-2000/877-928-4253 (Box Office)
Numerous performances each year are offered at the Yavapai College Performance Hall, featuring an assortment of performers. The hall seats up to 1,100 guests. Also situated within the hall is the Yavapai College Art Gallery, which is a place to browse through interesting exhibits, as well as attend presentations and cultural events throughout the year.
Looking for more – check out this site for a whole lot more: http://www.cityofprescott.net/events/