The end of summer

Labor Day is called the “unofficial end of summer”. In the United States, many school districts resume classes around the Labor Day holiday weekend; Many others begin the week before, making Labor Day weekend the first three-day weekend of the school calendar, while others return the Tuesday following Labor Day, allowing families one final getaway before the school year begins. …

Farm to Table Dinner

The second annual Farm to Table Dinner fundraiser for the Prescott Farmers Market took place on August 19, 2018 at the Holiday Courtyard in downtown Prescott. Farm to Table Dinner Menu The exciting Southwestern-themed menu for this event was composed and prepared by four area chefs and served from a popup kitchen. Situated on the closed off Montezuma Street facing …

Local Market

Our Local Market

Watson Lake Inn at the local market We have been buying produce, eggs and some meats at the market since we opened Watson Lake Inn last year; building a relationship with the local market and its tenants. Recently we set up a booth at the Prescott Farmers Market to showcase what Watson Lake Inn has to offer, complemented with a …

Indian Art Market Foods

Indian Art Market

Prescott Indian Art Market For two decades, the Prescott Indian Art Market has presented some of the finest native American art in the Southwest. Get ready to celebrate the Market’s 21st anniversary! What is the scoop? The Indian Art Market takes place July 14 & 15; Two Days only… of spectacular works of Indian art at the Sharlot Hall gardens. …

Frontier Days Biscuit

Prescott Frontier Days

Prescott Frontier Days since 1888 The 131st annual World’s Oldest Rodeo® takes place June 28 through July 4, at the Prescott Rodeo Grounds. A little bit of Rodeo history July 4, 1888, became the birthday of professional rodeo when a group of Prescott, Arizona, merchants and professional businessmen organized the first formalized “cowboy tournament” and offered cash prizes. Prescott Frontier …

2018 FIFA World Cup

2018 FIFA World Cup

Soccer World Cup takes center stage The wait for the 2018 FIFA World Cup is nearly over with less than weeks to go until the tournament begins. It takes place from June 14 through July 15, 2018 in Russia. You can find details about each team, the World Cup group and schedule here. What can Watson Lake Inn guests expect? At Watson Lake …

Save the Dells

What is Granite Dells? The Granite Dells, commonly just called the Dells, is one of Arizona’s most stunning landscapes. This is Prescott’s most defining feature. This outcrop of 1.4 billion-year-old granite spires and domes is a mecca for wildlife watchers. Also liked by rock climbers, hikers, bikers, boaters, and families just out for a casual stroll on the Peavine and …

Community Supported Agriculture

Community Supported Agriculture

On a weekend morning when you spend time with the family, few things are better than a trip to the Prescott Farmers Market. Here you can browse the local growers and producers, have a snack like tamale or sope, or just a fresh brewed cup of coffee. One of my favorite stops when shopping for Watson Lake Inn is Whipstone …

Mother's Day Getaway Watson Lake Inn

Mother’s Day Getaway

Celebrate Mother’s Day Getaway This year at Watson Lake Inn, we offer you for your mom a unique and memorable experience to and to celebrate in style. Give your mom the Mother’s Day Getaway Gift with a stay at Watson Lake Inn. History about Mother’s Day In most countries, Mother’s Day is an observance derived from the holiday as it …

Watson Lake Inn Private Dinner

Summer in Prescott

Get ready for the Summer in Prescott At Watson Lake Inn now we have opened reservations until November. Act fast, as we fill-up during the spring and summer months all the way to Thanksgiving. Remember, we are open year round!  So, if you can’t stay with us during the summer season, we’d be happy to see you in the fall or …