Scenic Highway 89A Turns 100

by Drew Desmond, Secretary, Prescott Western Heritage Foundation When it first opened Aug. 1, 1920, it was declared “Yavapai’s Greatest Attraction” by Yavapai Magazine. A Jerome Chamber of Commerce brochure declared: “Members of the National Geographic Society … proclaimed it as ‘the most beautiful drive in America.’” What is known today as Highway 89A was … Read More…

Remodel, Amenities Recharge SpringHill Suites and Residence Inn in Prescott

by Margo Christensen, Vice President, Marketing & Public Relations, Ponderosa Hotel Management Services The lower-than-expected spring occupancies because of COVID-19 allowed the two Prescott Marriott hotels to move quickly through construction and renovation projects that otherwise would have been challenging with higher occupancies.  SpringHill Suites in downtown Prescott underwent its 21-year remodel, which started in … Read More…

EXPERIENCE GREATER PRESCOTT

When you want a real mountain town experience, coupled with a healthy dose of history, outdoor activities to stretch those muscles, community festivals and unique dining options, Prescott is the one destination that offers it all. Western culture and charm make the downtown district and Courthouse Square a big draw for visitors. The area’s natural … Read More…

Summer in Prescott

There’s no better place than Prescott for summer fun and activities! With everything from hiking, biking and listening to music on the Courthouse Plaza — you’ll love being in town this time of year. Places to Go, Things to Do Visitors may be surprised to learn that Prescott has four museums, and they all have … Read More…

Deep Well Sports Park

Creating a Premier Multi-Sport Complex in Prescott Imagine an indoor and outdoor sports complex featuring a variety of amenities and attractions. A complex that will include not only high-performance athletic courts but also dining, fitness center, and more. Welcome to Deep Well Sports Park. Deep Well Sports Park (DWSP) was formed for the purpose of … Read More…