Old West re-enactment groups from around the Southwest ride into town for this annual showdown, but instead of hot lead, what’s flying is fightin’ words – and acting!
Groups are judged on skits and whether their get-ups, gear, and firearms are authentic to the 1876-1909 era. And though they didn’t really have shootouts in the prison, the historic setting adds flavor to the fun. Click here for more info or call 928-783-4771.
Yuma Territorial Prison website to learn its fascinating history and if you are camping near or traveling through Yuma, visit the prison at 1 Prison Hill Road or call (928) 783-4771 for more information.
Watch the video below to learn the fascinating history of the prison.
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