Prescott Valley Tribune
|A parade will be just one of the activities offered Saturday during Agua Fria Fest at Mortimer Farms.|
Touted as Arizona's oldest running festival, the 108th Agua Fria Festival will take place from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 6 and 7, at Mortimer's Family Farms at the corner of Highways 69 and 169 in Dewey-Humboldt.
Organizers expect 250 vendors with goods and food, along with a midway of rides for the kids, live music and entertainment, hay rides, a parade, costume contest, raffles, an antique auction and car show, an off-road poker run and more.
The parade starts at 10 a.m. Saturday, after opening ceremonies at 9 a.m.
The Agua Fria Premium Auction starts at 11 a.m. Saturday. Auction preview is Friday, Oct. 5, from noon to 5 p.m., and Saturday, Oct. 6, from 9-11 a.m. Those who cannot attend the auction can submit a sealed bid. View all items online at www.auctionproductions.com. Five percent of auction sales go to the Agua Fria Festival and the Town Park Fund.
The Bradshaw Mountain Lions Club Off Road Poker Run starts at 10 a.m. Sunday.
Featured entertainment on two stages throughout the weekend includes the R.D. Olson Band, Billy Boy, and Pink Cloud Gypsies, among others.
Mortimer's Family Farms will be open for business, as well, including its large pumpkin patch and Corn Maize.
For more information, to enter the parade, or to reserve vendor booth space, email email@example.com or visit: www.aguafriafestival.com.