On Saturday, April 2nd, The Aravaipa Runners hosted their 25th long distance footrace known as the Crown King Scramble. This year’s winner, Chris Vargo, finished the rugged 50K course from Lake Pleasant to Crown King in 3 hours and 47 minutes. An additional 187 other runners completed the grueling course and were greeted with cheers […]

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Crown King kicked off the holiday season with their Annual Christmas Light Parade on Saturday, December 5th. Locals and Cabin Owners decorated their rigs and rolled along Main Street after dark. This event is a favorite for families as the final float delivers Santa Claus to the Saloon. Santa and his Elf were there to […]

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The Crown King Historical Society hosts the annual Apple Festival in Crown King, Az. This family friendly event is a street fair with a carnival atmosphere. Everyone gets into the act, from the Historic One-Room Schoolhouse to the CK Volunteer Fire Dept. The entire day is full of smiles, laughs and very affordable family […]

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The 2015 Crown King Open was held on Saturday, Sept 26th in the tall pines of Crown King. While there isn’t an actual ‘golf course’ on the mountain, we do manage to create a course and hold a tournament every year. The Two Mile * One Hole golf tournament is a long standing […]

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Chief Lombardo and his crew worked hard to prepare for their 2015 Annual Dinner Dance / Auction held on September 19th. This year’s event raised more money than any previous year. Thanks to the efforts of countless volunteers, the amazing auctioneer and his staff and generous donors, the 2015 Auction raised over $25,000 […]

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Crown King helped wind down the summer with the 1st Annual Cornhole Showdown benefiting the American Legion Post 139 in Crown King, Arizona. This Labor Day Weekend event drew some attention from Cornhole players across Arizona. While the Cleator Boys are very good, they were no match for the teams that came up […]

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The Second Annual Corn Hole Challenge was a huge success. Hosted by Carol Boles, Long Realty at the Crown King General Store, this event raised $1,000 for the Crown King American Legion Post 139! Thanks to all the players and spectators who donated generously to this event. Sandy & Gerry cooked up some yummy […]

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Crown King welcomed the 27th Annual Phoenix Jaycees Comancheros Pony Express to town on Thursday, July 2nd. The annual charity ride is a favorite event here in Crown King. The Comancheros stop over in Crown King on their way to the Prescott Rodeo. After picking up the commemorative letters from the owner of the General […]

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