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Top Holiday Events, Local Thanksgiving Closures, and Christmas at Town Center | My Drive

Nov 22, 2023 | My Drive

Buckle up and hold on to this episode of My Drive – Prescott Area Weekly Update. Watch out for those round-a-bouts! LISTEN IN: >>>

Host Guy Roginson and Elicia Morigeau cover this week’s Top Holiday events, Local  Thanksgiving Closures, and Christmas at Town Center This Weekend.

  • Christmas at Town Center
  • Valley of lights
  • Prescott’s Holiday Light Parade
  • 31st Annual Gingerbread Village
  • 2023 Thanksgiving Closures for Prescott Valley, Prescott, and Chino Valley
  • Tree Lot by Prescott Valley Early Birds Lion’s Opens on Friday, Nov 24th
  • The Great Thanksgiving Feast: Myths, Facts, and a Dash of Nutrition

Christmas at Town Center

Featuring Reindeer games, Hot cocoa, a Christmas Market with 50 Local Vendors, and performances by the Bradshaw Mountain High School Band. This Saturday, November 25th From 10 am-7 pm. Tree lighting takes place at 6:30. FREE photos with Santa and Mrs. Clause.

Valley of lights

A Prescott Valley tradition for 24 years! Enjoy hundreds of light displays as you drive through Fain Park in Prescott Valley. Open from tomorrow November 23 to December 30, 6 pm-9 pm sun-Thurs and 6 pm-10 pm Friday and Saturday.

Prescott’s Holiday Light Parade and Bonfire Festival

Kick off the holiday season in Arizona’s Christmas City when 35-40 festively illuminated floats light up the evening with Prescott’s Holiday Light Parade.  Following the Parade will be a Bonfire with Fun for the Whole Family @ Mile High Middle School Field! This Saturday, November 25th from 6 pm-10 pm. The parade starts at 120 S. Cortez st and continues around the Square.

31st Annual Gingerbread Village

The Prescott Resort & Conference Center invites you to join in for the 31st Annual Gingerbread Village! Open 24/7 from November 25th through January 1st. Get in the holiday spirit this year and make plans now with your friends and family to check out this massive, candy-coated village.

2023 Thanksgiving Closures for Prescott Valley, Prescott, and Chino Valley 

Prescott Valley and Prescott Library will be Closed on Thursday and Friday opening back up on Saturday. PV Civic Center and Police lobby will be closed on Thanksgiving only. The City of Prescott and Chino Valley will be Closed on Thursday and Friday.

Tree Lot By Prescott Valley Early Bird Lion’s Opens on Friday, Nov 24th

This Friday’s hours are 10 am-12, Going forward Hours are 10 am-8 pm Friday, Saturday, and Sunday and 3 pm-8 pm Monday through Thursday. Located at the corner of Glassford Hill rd and Florentine in the Findlay toyota center parking lot These trees typically sell out early so act fast!!

The Great Thanksgiving Feast: Myths, Facts, and a Dash of Nutrition

MYTH: Turkey Makes You Sleepy There’s some truth to the idea that tryptophan, an amino acid (a building block of protein) found in Turkey, is to blame for your post-meal nap. But it’s not the main cause. It is actually caused by OVEREATING

MYTH: White Meat is Actually Healthier than Dark Meat.  White meat has a lower fat content, But Dark Meat actually has MORE Vitamins and Minerals such as Iron and Vitamin B12.

Podcast Network Update 

Leighnor Aircraft | YCCA’s Hammer Time with Sandy


Flying is a part of the Leighnor DNA. Lance Leighnor stops by to talk about Leighnor Aircraft; aircraft rentals and flight training offered right here in Prescott.

Lisa’s Trees That Look Good All Winter Long | Mountain Gardener with Ken Lain


In this episode, Ken and Lisa, The Mountain Gardener share some great gardening tips for this fall and winter. Trees that look good all Winter long. Learn this and more in this episode.

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