Per City Code 8-9 the City of Prescott welcomes a wide variety of special events. If you would like to hold a special event within the City of Prescott, please read the Policy and Procedures Manual then print and fill out the Special Events Criteria Form below. Once your date is approved a special event application will be sent to you with all coordinating forms needed for your event. All Special Events are subject to approval by the Special Events Committee. If you have questions please call Michelle Stacy-Schroeder at (928)777-1552.
Forms and applications available soon.
2020 Veterans Day Parade
Wednesday November 11, 2020
Opening Ceremony at 10:30am, Parade begins at 11am
The City of Prescott is excited to announce that the 2020 Veterans Day Parade will be held in Downtown Prescott on Wednesday, November 11, 2020. Opening ceremonies will take place at 10:30am on the stage at the intersection of Cortez St. and Union St., with parade beginning at 11:00am.
While we anticipate some changes to the event due to COVID-19 concerns, we believe they will be a part of new changes that we all have been learning to adapt to. Social distancing and mask will be highly recommended. The parade route is
This year’s parade theme is: Honoring the Military Family: Courage – Strength – Sacrifice. The City of Prescott is inviting parade entrants from the community to compete in seven categories this year. Each entry category will have a first palace winner and all entries will compete for a Best overall award. The categories are:
- Fraternal or Military Organizations
- Motorized Groups
- Marching Units
- Hospital entries by Veterans
- Non-Profit Organizations
- Commercial / Business
There is no fee to enter, and application forms and rules can be found here 2020 Parade Application
Individuals, businesses and groups interested in participating in the parade are asked to return your entry form no later than October 26, 2020, to assure proper staging and information prior to the event. Please direct questions or completed applications to Michelle Stacy-Schroeder, Recreation Services Manager, at (928) 777-1552.