13 million pounds of this little candies are sold every year . . .

By Theresa deSoto | February 1, 2023

February – a month of cozy sweaters, hot cocoa, and love. February marks the start of a new season full of opportunities to make long lasting memories with your family and friends. In Prescott, AZ, February is a time of beautiful landscapes, stunning sunsets, and as the days become longer, the town comes alive with […]

Happy New Year ​​​​​​​from The deSoto Team!

By Theresa deSoto | January 1, 2023

As we say goodbye to 2022 and look ahead to the beginning of a new year, there is an opportunity for us all to take a moment and reflect on what the past 12 months have brought us, as well as our hopes for 2023. No matter if this past year has been filled with […]

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

By Theresa deSoto | December 1, 2022

December is here and ringing with good cheer for the holiday season! The Quad Cities are hopping again during the most wonderful time of the year! We are kicking off the festivities right after Thanksgiving with the 23rd year of The Valley of Lights in Prescott Valley. Prescott is celebrating with their 40th annual Christmas […]

The Thankful Month!

By Theresa deSoto | November 1, 2022

November is here and it’s time to give thanks. What a great idea. November kicks off the Holidays! We love the holidays. But sadly, we sometimes see such a hurry to rush right to Christmas that we forget that November is “The Thankful Month”, a time to stop and give thanks. It is healthy to […]

Welcoming in October!

By Theresa deSoto | October 1, 2022

As we welcome in October and the beautiful Autumn weather, let us take a moment to reflect on the amazing gift of PUMPKIN! Yes, that is what I said, PUMPKIN! Ha-ha. Pumpkin is one of my favorite foods. But how much do you really know about pumpkin? Here are some interesting facts about pumpkin that […]

“It’s on like Donkey Kong”

By Theresa deSoto | September 1, 2022

September is here and Prescott is thriving! We have had an amazing monsoon season this summer. As we move towards season changes in the next few months, the local venues are shifting to the autumn flare. But the weather in this amazing area stays nice through the next few months and the events at the […]

August = Happiness Happens Month!

By Theresa deSoto | August 1, 2022

Welcome to August August means Monsoon. Did you know, the longest Arizona monsoon is recorded as 99 days in 1984. The shortest Arizona monsoon on record is 27 days in 1962. The most rain generated from an Arizona monsoon was 9.38 inches in 1984. The driest monsoon in Arizona was .35 inches in 1924. Even though […]

Without this, humans are unable to taste food!

By Theresa deSoto | July 1, 2022

Here we are in July. The temperatures are up and the thermostats are down. People and are out enjoying downtown. Summer is a great time to be in Prescott. With so much to do around the square and beautiful weather do it! Check out our Community Connection at for all that is going on in and around Prescott. […]

Who Stole Einstein’s Brain?

By Theresa deSoto | June 1, 2022

June! Summer! My favorite time here in Prescott, Everybody’s Hometown! There is always something going on at the Courthouse Square and around town. You can check it all out at our Community Connection on the website, The weather is great and the local businesses are welcoming everyone to shop, dine or just come in and browse. And […]