Prescott Hose Cart Race



2023 Hose Cart Races 
Bucket Brigades

July 2nd, 2023
100 block of S. Cortez

8:00 am Registration
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Event Duration


$50 per team

Parking available street side or at the City of Prescott Parking Garage

  • Max of 14 teams between hose cart race and bucket brigade. Events will alternate through the day.
  • First come, first serve registration
  • Registration due by June 21st
  • The winning teams in each event will get their names placed with the traveling trophy to take care of until the next year’s competition.
  • Release of liability form required to participate. This is an inherently dangerous event due to athletic performance.

This is annual event that takes place every 4th of July in downtown Prescott, AZ. The event consists of two different competitions. The Hose Cart Races and Bucket Brigade.

In the Hose Cart Race, contestants wheel historic hose carts from the start line to a water source. Once there, contestants hook a hydrant and supply a nozzle. The first team to knock over the cone with their fire stream, wins that event.

The Bucket Brigade simulates a fire from the day before fire apparatus. Contestants move water from a static source to a 55 gallon drum. First team to fill the drum wins the event.


Steps to sign-up


  1. TEAM CAPTAINS! Please have your players print, sign and bring their WAIVER FORM!

(Don't forget to include your team's name at checkout)






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