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Boynton Canyon. Enchantment’s meetings spaces take full advantage of its distinctive setting. Golf is part of nearly every community

in the state and Sedona is no exception. Te Sedona Golf Resort is just steps from Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa. Another great option and situated near beautiful Oak Creek Canyon, Poco Diablo Resort offers a nine-hole golf course as well as tennis courts. Sedona has the highest per capita

concentration of artists anywhere in the country. Raku pottery, hand-hammered wind chimes, fine jewelry, juniper furniture, oil paintings, bronze sculptures – they’re all inspired, created, and sold here. Tlaquepaque Arts & Craſts Village, modeled on a Mexican Village, offers shoppers a maze of pedestrian paths and charming alleys and restaurants.

PRESCOTT About an hour northwest of Phoenix,

Prescott’s tree-lined downtown square, historic buildings and friendly, hometown atmosphere draw visitors to its numerous museums, galleries, antique shops and cozy eateries. Here you’ll find many things to do including horseback riding, golfing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, camping and mountain biking. Nestled at an elevation of 5,200 feet

above sea level amongst the largest stand of ponderosa pine forests in the U.S., Prescott’s perfect weather provides an average temperature of 70 degrees, with four beautiful and distinct seasons, and breathtaking landscapes complete with granite mountains, lakes, streams, and

Peavine Trail, Prescott

rolling meadows filled with wildlife. Once the capital of the state, Prescott

is rich with history embodied in its world famous Whiskey Row and abundant historical landmarks. With more 1,300 rooms and over 27,000 square feet of meeting space, Prescott is an excellent choice for gatherings. Prescott Resort is central Arizona’s

largest conference facility with 14,000 square feet of meeting space and 160 guestrooms and suites with spectacular mountaintop views overlooking Prescott’s beautiful surroundings. Build in 1927 and listed in the National Register of Historic Places, the charming Hassayampa Inn is a fully restored gem in the heart of town with 68 rooms and banquet facilities for 100-plus. Two of the newest hotels are by Marriott, Residence Inn and Springhill Suites. Both offer meeting space in modern settings. Dining options include distinctive ales and black bean burritos at a microbrewery,

Northern Western

Prescott’s Courthouse Square

or stuffed Idaho trout and Northern halibut at an upscale eatery.

PAYSON Two hours east of Prescott or a

short, scenic, 90-minute drive north of Phoenix is the refreshing town of Payson. Located in the largest continuous stand of ponderosa pine in the world, its temperate climate makes it a four-season land of enchantment where guests enjoy hiking, fishing, skiing and many other outdoor activities. Te towering pines that permeate the town give the air its freshness, and the atmosphere above town is considered one of the only three pure air ozone belts in the world. Just north of town, Tonto Natural Bridge State Park is the world’s largest natural travertine bridge, rising 183 feet above Pine Creek. Ideal for small meetings, Payson offers

almost 500 hotel rooms and meeting facilities for groups of up to 200 with the best option being the Mazatzal Hotel and Casino. This all-suite hotel has a variety of event space accommodating up to 500 guests as well as catering and banquet services. Meetings and events in Northern and

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Western Arizona are sure to be popular – just make sure you build in time for lots of outdoor activities and photo ops!

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