Full Park Rentals

Upon request, Watson Lake can be rented for Special Events. Full park reservations (Upper Ramada, Lower Ramada and Grassy Area- ONLY) can be reserved for a daily cost of $800 with a $500 refundable clean-up and damage deposit. Use of the full camping area will be an additional $345 a day. All rental fees, including the $500 refundable damage deposit will be due NLT 20 days prior to event. Large scale events held at Watson Lake during peak season (Memorial Day to Labor Day) may be subject to a 25% fee increase. $2.00 parking fee will be charged at Watson Lake for all vehicles entering your event. Event organizers will be billed after the event. Requests for Special Events will require a Special Event Application and approval by the Special Event Committee. (25% City Resident Discount DOES NOT apply to full park rentals).

CONTACT

  • Recreation Services
  • Michelle Stacy-Schroeder
  • Recreation Coordinator
  • Recreation Service Office

    824 E Gurley St

  • 928-777-1552

FAQ

  • Yes, the City of Prescott has a dog park located within the Jim McCasland Willow Creek Park at 3181 Willow Creek Road. Included are separate areas for small and large dogs. There is no fee associated with use of the park, although user groups are heavily relied on for general daily operating tasks associated with the park. In other parks, dogs on a leash are permitted.

  • No, the City of Prescott does not currently operate any indoor or outdoor pool facilities. Both the YMCA and Yavapai College offer indoor pools and the Town of Prescott Valley offers an outdoor pool seasonally at Mountain Valley Park.

  • Public consumption of alcohol in the City of Prescott is unlawful and a misdemeanor. However, consumption of beer and malt beverages is allowed at the three lakes and in other parks with a permit issued by Parks and Recreation. Please come in person to the Parks and Recreation office to purchase a permit ($10) for your event. For more information call 928.777.1122.

NEWS

5th Year Remembrance in Honor of GMIHC Planned for June 30, 2018

Posted on June 15, 2018

The City of Prescott will offer tribute to the fallen Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew (GMIHC) on Saturday June 30, 2018.  The event will take place on a stage located at the intersection of Goodwin and Montezuma Streets. The remembrance… Read more »

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