Illuminate Film Festival is back in 2021! - Visit Sedona Blog

Illuminate Film Festival is back in 2021!

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Exciting news! ILLUMINATE Film Festival is back…bigger and bolder than ever.

Join in gorgeous Sedona, Arizona at the 6th annual ILLUMINATE Film Festival for a 7-day in-person experience. Don't miss the exciting lineup of open air events, drive-in movies and in-theater screenings!

Be there for this safe and unique experience taking place May 20-26.

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A Unique Experience in Beautiful Sedona

  • FREE Open Air Kickoff Screening on May 19: Bring your lawn chairs and blankets as we come together for a screening of We Are the Thousand under the stars at The Collective Sedona.
  • Drive-In Movies: NEW this year is the festival's pop-up Drive-In, located at the Sedona Airport, playing movies on May 21-23 (Fri, Sat and Sun). We have 3 amazing movies playing.
  • "LET LOOSE" Drive-In Party: On May 22, stay after the drive-in screening of PLAYING FOR KEEPS for a dance party in the open air. Bring your glow sticks, hula hoops, roller skates and dancing shoes, and let's play!
  • 3 Days of Theater Screenings: Join your tribe and return to the (socially-distanced) Mary D. Fisher Theatre and catch 8 of our most life-changing, heart-opening film programs on the big screen.
  • Conscious Visionary Tribute to Deepak Chopra: Don't miss this unique tribute after the screening of The Way of Miracles.
  • Luminary Living Room Conversation: After the pre-release screening of the gorgeous love story Grace and Grit, catch an unforgettable Luminary Living Room Conversation with Ken Wilber, Deepak Chopra, Marianne Williamson and filmmaker Sebastian Siegel.
  • Nightly Meetups: Area restaurants will be offering ILLUMINATE specials on specified evenings throughout the week. Stay tuned for announcements. And THANK YOU to our local establishments!

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Be There. Emerge into the New.

$50 off Festival Pass pricing for ALL in the Sedona Chamber of Commerce community.

Use coupon code: YW90CXP0IV4WFQS

All CDC recommended guidelines will be followed to ensure safety. The festival is also available virtually – click here to see the full listing of virtual films that will run during the Festival May 20-26! 

Together, let's illuminate the world!