When it comes to fun and over-the-top charm, few places do Halloween like Prescott. In this episode the Pickle Lady explains how Halloween works in our little town and shares some of the decorations on Prescott’s signature street – which becomes Spook Central during the Halloween season.
hello hello hello hey babes i am so psyched are you she’s also i’m psyched but i’m also you’re the pickle lady i i don’t know it’s nice to be you with the pic lady i know this is why we’re psyched i am diane bro this is randall bro we’re super psyched super excited because we are here out today on mount vernon a couple of days before this is spook central central prescott arizona halloweentown halloweentown prescott is amazing at halloween mainly because you come to this main drag on mount vernon which is filled with lovely lovely lovely um older homes some of the oldest homes uh since prescott was born yeah absolutely gorgeous a lot of them on the historic district um right this ghost is coming again oh my gosh but anyway um so what’s lovely here a great tradition the town has is all of the kids in prescott will collect here on mount vernon the police lock down the street they have it all lit up and they have all kinds of everyone who participates on the street will have great halloween decorations and about two thousand three thousand kids will just walk up and down both sides yeah it’s a lot of kids most of the uh most most of the neighborhoods don’t have enough kids to really do a real trick or treat right uh so they close down this old old-timey street and this is where all the kids come so the demographics are not do not bode well for a lot of little children so we collect them all that’s right and then maybe at the end some of the older people sacrifice them no we don’t i don’t remember children ever being sacrificed that’s a very dark chapter yeah a very dark turn i just made yeah forget i just said that that was for the old days i don’t think they do that anymore they don’t do that anymore they have gotten more current yeah with the time so we no longer sacrifice the young children to turn along you know the older generation’s life that’s a joke that’s totally a gym halloween joke no but because we do have a smaller demographic of kids they do come here it’s so lovely it’s so charming the street is just gorgeous filled with old trees i mean honestly it’s like mayberry it is it is it’s so nice and so a lot of the homes here will have big parties and all their friends will come and they have live music playing and yeah it’s just um something really nice it’s a pretty cool tradition it is and most of the uh the homeowners here go through a lot of trouble to decorate their homes uh for halloween and i’ll intersperse some of the so you’ll be seeing some of the scenes yeah what they do it’s so it’s just incredible it’s really really last night we came and we walked it and we filmed it at nighttime too so today you can see all the beautiful homes in the daytime and see how pretty there they are decorated and then you’ll see some nighttime shows yeah some night time shots too so something to keep in mind if you come here uh have the grandkids come for halloween especially if it’s on the weekend yeah and then you can take your grandkids or just come by yourself you don’t have to be a particular age no age requirement it’s just for anybody who thoroughly loves fall and loves the gorgeous halloween here that mount vernon has to offer it’s from here and you get some candy and sometimes some alcoholic fruits yeah sometimes sometimes those are the cool houses that’s right but anyway it’s a great time and it’s something you should experience it just reminds me of old times small town that’s right absolutely so anyway uh reach us if you need anything or if you want to know where mount vernon is it’s off of germany and uh maybe we’ll see you here but maybe so so if you need to reach me you can call me at 713-302-1964 you’ll see a link there to our prescient relocation center lots of great information about the community things you need to know if you’re thinking about or have already decided to come and join or if you’re interested in listing your home we sell prescott dot com or prescottpickleny.com you’ll see a link there to our seller uh our listing site so whether you’re buying or selling uh you can reach out to us please do that’s what we’re all about absolutely right yeah are you scared a little don’t be scared if i’m mostly scared of you protect you i will protect you all right calm yourself
Fall is in the air in Prescott already, as the Pickle Lady gets into the Holiday spirit- starting with Halloween. A great time to visit our town, but – as we reveal – maybe not so good if you are heading off to other destinations.
which shaken my fellow friendly pickle peeps what happened to hello hello four hello hello hello yeah that’s what gets me going hello hello that’s a little disturbing [Laughter] and very very sad yeah i know all right she’s the preschool pickle lady my name is randall bro we are real estate agents here in prescott arizona and uh we are at the plaza bandstand on the square that’s right underneath this beautiful bandstand yeah you can kind of see up with the yeah there you go it’s really coming at you and right behind us is whiskey row so we thought we’d say a few words about the infamous whiskey row that’s right yes press gets answered to bourbon street well yeah a little bit not quite but uh one block of it anyway one half block right yeah so yeah if you come here we have a lot of friends who like to honky tonk as we call it that’s their favorite thing to do they come down here and uh enjoy all the music that whiskey row has to offer have a couple of drinks dance honky tonk and then head home and sleep it up go home at nine no i’m kidding no actually uh uh whiskey road is open kind of late so uh one of the few places that is openly and there’s not a whole lot around so they can make lots of noise yeah and nobody complains and so this is a good time to kind of come and have some fun some of our favorite places here there’s uh the bistros over there there’s a whole bunch of honky tonk bars down here just a lot of fun and really really good music i mean you would be surprised i mean it’s for people think we’re such a small town we’ve got some really good musicians yeah we do we do they have uh sort of alternative jazz they have traditional plastic rock and country western and the whole thing it’s just a lot of fun a lot of dancing a lot of you know you can kind of let your hair down here absolutely and have a good time so if you’re looking at honky tonk and you love music and you want to have a nice time this is the place to come place to come man safe yeah absolutely safe totally safe yeah totally fun yeah get a bunch of friends have a couple of beers do some line dancing yeah i don’t know i like these i like blind bags yeah it can well especially they have a lot of beers the more drinks i have the better the line dancing i can never remember the routine well i don’t i don’t care if i don’t care i just want to have fun i’m just like oh we turning right i turn left that’s cool that’s cool everybody embraces you accepts you yeah i guess so but anyway just wanted to tell you if you’re big into music and and you think is that small town is that going to have some culture some things for me to do yes yeah well amazing amazing music here and you’ve been known from time to time you head out that’s right caused a little trouble possibly trouble i wouldn’t i wouldn’t say that cause a little trouble fall asleep at the table and they get mad at me that’s more like it yeah but anyway i hope that you come and visit prescott and enjoy all the fun that uh whiskey row has yeah absolutely waiting for you fun is just waiting for you absolutely all right have a good evening and we hope to see you here in prescott yeah except you got to tell them where to find oh yes i forgot that’s very important you can reach me at 713 3 or mr oddly enough you can find the preschool pickle lady at prescopiclady.com relocation center that’s pretty cool stuff check it out get some good information yeah we’d love to meet you come on bye yeah take care have a good night bye
good afternoon all my friends out there fellow people people pizza pickle that’s correct i am diane and this is randy i’m randall yes and we’re in prescott arizona where your realtors hate you that’s right we picked the ladies that’s right we are here this afternoon in the square of downtown preston and find this pretty fountain isn’t it nice yeah i love it it kind of reminds me back home of new orleans yeah new orleans absolutely um but anyway we thought we would show you uh an area that’s really popular here uh a lot of um people who retire here love to restore old cars and this is where they like to show up and this is where they’re on the square it’s really cool so you’ll drive around and you’ll see all kinds of beautifully restored yeah yeah parked all around yeah those shut down like you see the traffic behind us here they’ll they’ll shut down a block or two and uh park all the cars just the other uh other day i was passing through here and they had a uh mg show yeah uh something girl murphy garage i forget what mg stands for but uh i couldn’t even type yeah but i mean it’s all so they had uh cars from the 20s the 30s all the way up to uh pretty recent cars a lot of cars from the 50s just gorgeous and so uh all the all the car nerds were uh talking about you know pistons and i don’t know suspension what are you talking about i don’t know we don’t know we don’t know we don’t know much about cars no we don’t but it is cool to see some fully restored model t yeah um yeah beautiful just beautiful and uh yeah you’ll see people drive just driving around town oh yeah with old vintage cars uh and then from time to time they’ll do a show here around the square and uh typically they’re they devote it to one particular kind of car so like that they have a corvette one and you know some hot rods and they’ll do moderates and yeah so if you are a car aficionado i did that i said that really well yeah you have a fisheye your cards or an affinity there you go there you go for restoring old cars and that’s your hobby you have found the town to come and retire too why are you just thinking about getting into it man it’s a good place to start so you can meet other people you guys can talk your nerd talk about restoring cars i don’t know but it’s really cool huge community of car restorers i’m sure they have a fancier name for themselves but i don’t know but it’s a great place to do it i guess because of the weather the the weather’s not hard on cars right so you restore it it kind of stays restored so you know our zone is big a lot of a lot of people are storing cars here but if that’s your hobby and you’re like well where can i wash up this is a good place to watch it you’ll meet some cool people you guys can share ideas show off your hot rods show off your beautifully restored cars right here in the square and just be able to lock it together it’s okay embrace it and breathe through it it’s cool it’s cool you deserve the right to do that you’ve retired yep you can do whatever you want now absolutely that’s what i that’s what i think i’m waiting for that point in my life it hasn’t come yet but i’m hoping yeah i’m hoping maybe it will and then i can do what i want last much you can find me at 713-302-1964 have a relocation center there lots of information and uh we got comps on houses all kinds of cool stuff absolutely check it out check it out come to the square see this beautiful fountain come check out the old cars if you’re lucky enough to drive by they might be all parked out there and you can check it out can you get some free pictures oh yes get some free tickets i’ll have some pickles ready for you absolutely all right have a great day talk to you soon bye
hello hello hello hey peeps this is randall and diane bro he’s the pickle lady and i’m the i don’t know pickle person he’s pickle pickle man pickle pickle man um we have our sunglasses on because we’re standing directly directly in the sun so uh but anyway we’re having a great time we’re here at the biggest dog park here in prescott yeah huge and we’re having kind of look pan around here there’s some dogs and some people and people with dogs and all kinds of huge yeah yeah we would love to come here with our dogs we have one dog that behaves yeah one dog that absolutely does not she does not get along well with others not play well i should say not to sound like one of those moms but i think the others just don’t get along with her she’s misunderstood she’s largely misunderstood she is misunderstood her name is stella and the good one we have is frankie lou beautiful dogs yeah but uh but sadly we can’t do the dog park no but i wanted to show this to you guys yeah um and like you have well-behaved dogs or if you move here and get a well-behaved dog you can come here what i wanted to tell you was uh how prescott it’s a huge huge huge dog community yes everybody loves dogs yes everybody has a dog here yes um you go to eat at any restaurant and you’re on an outdoor patio they’ll probably have their pockets a couple of pups you come here to the dog park they got a huge i mean a huge piece of land yeah for the big dogs and then a smaller area for the smaller pups yeah they do and kind of kind of an area i don’t know if you can see it over there but they have a place that uh it’s kind of cordoned off for the smaller dogs although most people have small dogs don’t bother yeah they don’t they don’t follow the blue i know and their little dogs are the ones that come those are the ones yeah no offense to anybody out there but you know it’s true it’s true you can’t deny it you can’t deny it you can’t deny you know it’s true but it’s also cool they got a lot of stuff that the dogs can run on and have fun and climb on and jump off of and water and it’s it’s just great it’s right it’s located at the end of willow creek across from finley toyota there you go so for those of you who are new you pass by the fry shopping center and come on why do i have some shade on me but i do strange i feel like i’m in solar eclipse interesting yeah i don’t know but anyway um nature’s nature is a phenomenon yeah it is but don’t feel bad for our dogs though because uh we take care of them we uh we walk them quite a bit and uh we also ride them around they love to go for a ride yeah go like go for a ride so we have a dog that is devoted to the dogs it’s our dog car and uh at least twice a day in the morning in the afternoon they’ll come by us and start jumping around because they know it’s time for their run time for a ride so we take them for a ride everybody knows our car because it’s a black car and we have two black dogs they stick their heads out their heads and everybody’s like they’re going to pickle people again so you see crazy people driving around with their dogs hanging out the side of a black car that you know that’s us that’s us but we wanted to tell you when you move here in case you didn’t know about this great dog park you can come here and meet people here as well they’ve got a lot of chairs and people sit around and chit chat and there’s kind of a little dog family uh friendly community yeah yeah so please make a make a trip out here with your pup if you’ve got a good one yeah people here are super friendly dogs are usually friendly and uh it’s just a good place to kind of come enjoy a beautiful day like today beautiful beautiful day so all right that is it for the dog parks and the dog-loving city of prescott so where can they find you my love you can find me at 713-30 or on the web at prescottpicklady.com where you find a link to our prescott relocation center all kinds of great information about the city and where to find things and stuff about buying houses and everything where to get your hair cut yeah yeah yeah anyway so good good good information there so check it out happy to be here today and spread the news about this great dog park you guys have a good day bye
This week we devote a whole episode to nothing but having fun – and the fun that awaits you here in Prescott. See the special footage of the Pickle Lady having a ball with some wonderful friends. Come share it with us.
Spend some time with the Pickle Lady beside beautiful Watson Lake as she reaches deep for some long-term memories. How did we get here exactly, and if you get to paddle board 3 minutes from your house, does it matter? Mysteries to ponder.
Now that you’re free to go wild, it’s time to drive outside the lines! Off-roading is big in Prescott, and in this episode the Pickle Lady interviews the guys at Summit Jeep Company – the premier off road vehicle service company in the area. Find out just how easy and fun it is to kindle the rugged explorer inside you.
hello hello hello hello my fellow pickle peeps this is diane bro here your fellow pickle lady of prescott uh i’m very excited to be here randall’s my cameraman today hello hello he’s not he’s he doesn’t want to be in the shot i’m very excited i’m here today at summit custom jeep builders here on sheldon and uh i’m here with the owner jessie wassel say hello the reason why we’re here we’re going to show you some great shots too of some jeeps out here something you may not know when you’re coming to retire now you get to be wild and carefree so you come out here get yourself a jeep we have a lot of jeep clubs and people go up the rocks and mountains and and just have the time of their lives you don’t have to worry anymore you don’t have to raise kids they’re done so if you want to ride off the side of the mountain you can and these guys can fix your jeep right jesse absolutely yeah so we’re a full custom jeep shop uh we do anything from lift kits to bumpers to re-gearing we also do repairs and maintenance as well so um like like she said here it’s anything you guys need we can help you with you know summit jeep built for adventure you guys want to go on an adventure you guys get a jeep or a toyota we can outfit it we can get you guys set up to go out and do some exploring it’s a lot of fun it’s a lot of fun i mean we don’t have time because we’re too busy buying and selling homes to help help help the public what did you just do what was that what did you just do what was that sound that wasn’t me though i was in yours excuse me i’m sorry sorry if you heard that because anyway excuse me sorry was it you it was no it but anyway so yeah you’ll have a lot of fun if you get to come out here um it’s it’s your time now in life to get out here and have fun retire here buy a house we’ll find you the perfect place and jesse will hook you up with some good jeeps and get things going they have the latest we’re just going to put the picture in it’s a jeep gladiator it’s a 20 20 gladiator yeah so it’s got a two inch lift 37 inch falcon tires on it set of method wheels on it so this is jeep’s latest and greatest uh that you guys are gonna be looking at there so we also offer two different clubs uh we have the summit four by four club so it is yeah i didn’t know that no we had two cars and if you can see that kind of get in there that is our girls tribe club oh i want that absolutely so it’s a blast it gives everybody an opportunity to meet other people in the community there you go create some friends go out on some trails and just have some fun all right i’m gonna hire him you know do some more plugs for us about meeting people awesome we did a great job yeah if you wanted to get like an old junker just to kind of get get yourself started where did they start um so we sell occasional jeeps here that’s something that we’re going to start getting into more and more um really and i just cautioned you guys on it but craigslist facebook marketplace especially for the older jeeps is going to be your best bet for locating them though if you’re not familiar with those sites please get in touch with a friend or family member that is because there’s a lot of scams out there that’s the last thing we want to have happen is have somebody get taken advantage of but we do work on all jeeps from the cjs to the yj’s to the tjs to the jks to the jls to the jt so hardcore and we are into other off-road vehicles as well we do work on a lot of toyotas that we get through here we do get some nissans some forwards and so on as well some chevys too so so you guys are looking for some adventure you’re retired you’re like you know what i’m i’m out from behind that desk i’m gonna get out there and have some fun and kick ass sorry i should have said that but it’s all right meet jesse out here at summit jeeps and what’s your phone number so we’re located at 402 east sheldon street in preston it’s really easy to find phone number is 928-227 we also have a website at summitjeepcompany.com as well that lists products our events and all the information about the shop all right give me five jesse did a great job wow all right that was good all right and then you can reach all right now back to us that’s right i sell some houses we got to sell some houses and then you can get your jeep and carry on that’s right you can reach me at 713-302-1964 or prescottpicklady.com and you can find all kinds of information there but living here in prescott all right i hope to hear from you soon and come here and have some fun bye guys have a good day
The Pickle Lady reveals a deep longing for all things rock, as we discuss Prescott’s dell formations and day trips to nearby Sedona. Share the altered mental reality as we embark on a journey through the vortex to find inner peace… kind of.
Red rock, layered mountain formations, and crystal power. Avoid weekends and Spring Break if you can. About an hour away.
hello oh imagine meeting you here we were just meditating yeah realtors have to do that yeah from time to time you just gotta tune out and kind of tune in oh my god you need to tune in a lot yeah absolutely uh anyway so it’s awesome yes this is diana randall bro here your fellow prescott realtors we’re here today and these beautiful rocks the dells here it’s actually here in prescott um but it gives you around a little bit beautiful beautiful but it gives you um a little feel of uh we’re kind of like a little baby sedona here and uh love to come out here to the rocks and hike in here and uh there’s a beautiful neighborhood that’s uh in here as well but uh i love the rocks it’s peaceful it’s quiet it’s just gorgeous which leads me to the beautiful rocks of sedona the red rocks red rocks red rocks of sedona one of our favorite day trips absolutely this past spring we went two or three times we did we did and we had a lot of visitors and that’s what’s really nice when you have a lot of company um spend a day trip we are only an hour away from sedona so and 45 minutes from jerome yeah uh the little mining town along the way yeah you want to stop jerome on the way there that the way back for uh the burgers that’s right haunted burgers but uh anyway sedona we’ll have some little splices in with our friend who came yeah we went thank you shout out to jill shout out to jill taylor came all the way from texas also uh went there with uh diane’s family right there with my sister and all of her clan and we had a great time shout out to the galadora galadoros we had a good time and uh the great thing about going to sedona is you completely can get re-energized they have an amazing spa out there if you really want to go get away they have amazing pink jeep tours which are fun and uh if you just want to hike around the red rocks and explore some of the vertices which is the plural vortex vortex vortices what did i say vertex i said no vertices is like when two things meet a vortex is like a no one really knows an energy energy yeah and so whirlpool that’s right um it’s cool and it’s in a lot of the uh trails out in sedona there’s certain ones that are very important for that yeah they have a vortex out by the airport you might not want to fly in a sedona vortex by the airport not a good idea but i’m not picking it up they do have a vortex it’s really cool it’s very reminiscent of these beautiful rocks that i just can’t get enough of i’m a big rock freak i love it the energy from them is just um i don’t know i like it so when i need to recharge i make a little trip to sedona spend the day have a nice lunch and uh you know bring your friends you’ll have a lot of uh a lot of fun yeah it’s something different it’s a beautiful scenery something you don’t really see unbelievable so we got to get a shot of those gels right there oh there we go there we go it’s it’s it’s like a giant a big giant came through here and he just picked up rocks and threw them held it’s whack-a-doodle is what it is it’s cool though i think that is how this was all formed a giant yeah and the gels can only be found these rock formation called the dells can only be found here in prescott yeah in wisconsin and in germany germany three places so it’s only three places in the world and they are something neat to see yeah really cool so anyway come here come see the dells and prescott go to sedona go to sedona ride the pink jeep and enjoy those enjoy the red rocks enjoy the vortexes pick up some crystals it’s all good there’s nothing wrong with it it’s all good namaste i got these from there too which helps me keep my energy up but anyway all right friends that is all you can reach us at 713 or on the web at prescottpicklelady.com check out our relocation center yes you find all kinds of wonderful information about prescott and what you need to get here and utilities and what will happen yeah what will happen with restaurants and just all kinds of stuff we’ve set up everything every single step of the way we tried to add as much information as possible to make your move here nice and smooth and a great transition all right my friends well come join us here in the rocks and uh re-energize yourself that’s right all right have a great day good to see you bye