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Yee-Haw! Visit the World’s Oldest Rodeo

Did you know the world’s oldest rodeo is in Prescott? That’s right! With just a short roadtrip, you can visit this important piece of Americana. This rodeo started on July 4, 1888. This event, then called “cowboy tournament,” was part of the beginning of what we know today as a rodeo. Back then, it was… Read more

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American Indian Art and Culture at the Smoki Museum

An institution in the Prescott Valley since 1935, the Smoki Museum boasts over 7,000 visitors a year and a collection of thousands of items relating to the indigenous cultures of AZ and the Southwest. Celebrating it’s 80th birthday earlier this year, the museum is located east of the Sharlot Hall museum and the building was… Read more

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