Originally published June 28, 2018 at 03:51p.m.

Updated July 2, 2018 at 06:53a.m.

Celebrate America’s independence

Celebrate the Fourth of July from noon to 10 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, at Mile High Middle School, 300 S. Granite St.

While the City of Prescott has canceled the fireworks this year, there’s still plenty of things to do, including food vendors, bands, water slides and inflatables. Admission is $5 and an unlimited inflatables pass for kids is $10. A portion of the proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Central Arizona.

Bands include the 108th Army Band Brass Quintet, the 108th Army Jazz Band, the 108th Army Rock Band and the 108th Army Concert Band. Food comes from JJs Louisiana BBQ, Cheesy Javelina, White Eyes Fry Bread, Nacho Papa, Papa Johns, That Guys Food Truck, Wild West Concessions and Kona Hawaiian Ice & Craft Soda.

No coolers, canopies, outside liquids, outside food or animals are allowed.

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Friday, June 29

Community Flea Market Sale (2 day), 8 a.m. to noon, CASA Senior Center – PV Active Adult Center, 9360 E. Manzanita Circle. Buy or sell your treasures. Indoor & outdoor spaces available. 928-772-3337.

Skull Valley Farmers Market, 8 a.m., Skull Valley Elementary School, 3150 Old Skull Valley Road, Skull Valley.

Kiwanis Kiddie Parade, 9 a.m., courthouse plaza, Prescott. Wear patriotic clothes and be judged in categories.

Gold Panning with Woody, 10 a.m., Dewey-Humboldt Library, 2735 Corral St., Humboldt. 928-632-5049.

The Gadabouts: music & entertainment, 3 to 4:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle Drive.

“Nashville Gold-The History of Country Music,” 7 p.m., Elks Theatre, 117 E. Gurley St. 928-777-1370 or www.prescottelkstheater.com.

Saturday, June 30

Prescott Farmer’s Market, 7:30 a.m. until noon, Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org.

Community Flea Market Sale, 8 a.m. to noon, CASA Senior Center – PV Active Adult Center, 9360 E. Manzanita Circle. Buy or sell your treasures. Indoor & outdoor spaces available. 928-772-3337.

Naturalist Walks, 8:30 a.m., Highlands Center for Natural History, James Learning Center entrance, 1375 S. Walker Road, Prescott.

Frontier Days Parade, 9 a.m., downtown Prescott, followed by the annual boot races on Whiskey Row.

38th Annual Prescott Rodeo Days Fine Art and Crafts Show, courthouse plaza, Prescott. 140 on-site artists and crafts people.

The Professional Writers of Prescott hosts “From Trauma to Drama: Transforming Grief into Storytelling,” a writing workshop, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Founder’s Suite, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street. Presented by Professor Laraine Herring of Yavapai College.

Children’s Movie, “August Rush,” noon, Dewey-Humboldt Library, 2735 Corral St., Humboldt. 928-632-5049.

Rafting Adventures on the Colorado River, 1 p.m., Phippen Museum, 4701 Highway 89.

Arcosanti's annual Italian night with composer and accordionist Nick Ariondo and guest artist Gregorio Gonzales. The event beings with a 5 p.m. Arcosanti Site Tour, dinner at 6 and performance at 7. Tickets: https://italiannight2018.eventbrite.com.

Saturday Night Talk Series: "Working with What We Like and Don't Like on the Transformational Path.” 7 p.m., Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Building, 115 E. Goodwin St. Talks are open to anyone on a spiritual path.

Sunday, July 1

38th Annual Prescott Rodeo Days Fine Art and Crafts Show, courthouse plaza, Prescott. 140 on-site artists and crafts people.

Prescott Origami Fanatics: Puppies and Kitties, Oh My! 1:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Monday, July 2

38th Annual Prescott Rodeo Days Fine Art and Crafts Show, courthouse plaza, Prescott. 140 on-site artists and crafts people.

Tuesday, July 3

Meditation & Buddhism for Inner Peace, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Unity Church of Prescott, 145 S. Arizona Ave. MeditationInNorthernArizona.org or 928-637-6232.

Wednesday, July 4

Prescott Fourth of July Celebration, noon to 9 p.m. at Mile High Middle School in downtown Prescott. FIREWORKS CANCELED as of June 27, but the event will include inflatables for kids, music throughout the day, food and beverages. http://prescottevents.net/prescott-downtown-fireworks or www.Visit-Prescott.com.

Prescott Valley Fourth of July Celebration, free fireworks and concert starting at 3 p.m. at Mountain Valley Park, 8600 E. Nace Lane. Will include the Fourth Fun Zone – such as an obstacle course, water slides, dry slides, bungee trampolines, a rock wall, human gyroscope, and bounce houses and inflatables. Also, a beer and food garden and entertainment by Five in the Wheel. Tickets are $19.95 available at the Civic Center and Freedom Station.

Chino Valley Fourth of July Celebration, beginning at 3 p.m. at Community Center Park. The event is expected to include fireworks, as well as inflatables, water slides, food trucks, snow cones, face painting, a dunk tank, midway games, a watermelon eating contest, sack races, and more. Presale tickets at the Aquatics Center, 1615 N. Road 1 East. www.chinoaz.net or call 928-636-9780.

Friday, July 6

Skull Valley Farmers Market, 8 a.m., Skull Valley Elementary School, 3150 Old Skull Valley Road, Skull Valley.

It’s a Mystery Book Group, 2 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. “Girl Waits with Gun.”

Saturday, July 7

Let Be Toled acrylic painting class, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mountain Artist Guild, 228 N. Alarcon, Prescott. 928-710-8936.

“Sing” Children’s Movie, noon, Dewey-Humboldt Library, 2735 Corral St., Humboldt. 928-632-5049.

Sunday, July 8

“The Force Returns” by the Prescott POPS at 3 p.m. at the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Tickets: www.YCPAC.com or at the Box Office, 928-776-2000. Adults: $25; Youth (18 and younger): $5. www.PrescottPOPS.com. Maestro Joseph Place and the Prescott POPS welcome the return of Conductor Emeritus Paul Manz, to share the podium for the first concert of the 2018-19 season and an Indiana Jones and Star Wars theme.