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Annual Events

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Red Rocks Music Festival

Red Rocks Music Festival presents four extraordinary concerts on August 18, Piazzolla- the Genius of Tango, September 7, "East meets West",…

Sedona Photography Symposium

August 22 - 25, 2019. Join fellow photo enthusiasts for 4 days of inspiring presentations, breakout sessions and field workshops in one of…

Sedona Arts Center Member Summer…

August 2 - 23, 2019. Members of the Sedona Arts Center will be selling and exhibiting their work throughout the month of August.

Sedona Winefest

September 28-29, 2019 from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm. We invite you to enjoy fabulous Arizona wines, tasty food, music, and vendors galore while…

Wildcat Carnival

October 5th from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 570 Posse Ground Road, Sedona, AZ, 86336. The event is free to enter, however, tickets will need…

Sedona Arts Festival

October 12 - 13, 2019. Held on the campus of Sedona Red Rock High School – A favorite in the Southwest, the festival showcases 126 juried…

Sedona Plein Air Festival

October 12-19, 2019 Sedona Arts Center invites you along to get creative and experience over two dozen master painters in action—making…

Fall Arts & Crafts Show

October 19, 2019 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m., at the Sedona Heritage Museum, free admission. This show is an old-fashioned arts and crafts show…

Pumpkin Splash

October 19, 2019, from 1:00–3:00 p.m. Bring your bathing suit and join your friends at the best pumpkin patch in Sedona! The Sedona…

Sedona Gem and Mineral Show

October 19-20, 2019 20th Annual Sedona Rock, Gem & Jewelry Show On Saturday, October 20 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Sunday, October 21 from 10:00…

Fall Open Studios

October 25-27, 2019. Free, self-guided event celebrating the arts in the greater Verde Valley that runs from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily.…

Red Rocks Oktoberfest

October 26, 2019. Oktoberfest will support many local causes and will benefit the Rotary Club of Sedona Red Rocks and our efforts within the…

The Mural Marigold Project

October 30-November 2 2019 from 11am- 5pm. Dia de los Muertos has become one of Tlaquepaque's most exciting events. It celebrates the…

Sedona’s Safe & Fun Trick or Treat…

October 31 from 5:00-8:00 p.m., in Uptown Sedona, merchants welcome ghouls and ghosts at store fronts for treats! Community dance…

Dia de los Muertos Celebration

November 2, 2019. Dia de los Muertos celebrates the Mexican tradition that honors friends and family who have passed on. The celebration…

Veteran’s Day Tribute

November 11, 2019 at 11:00am. Celebrate Sedona's local veterans at this permire tribute at the Sedona Heritage Museum.

Annual Sedona Turkey Trot

November 28, 2019. Presented by Sedona Running Company this is a great family activity to attend on Thanksgiving morning. The start and…

Sedona’s Tree Lighting & Santa…

December 6, 2019 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Enjoy traditional tree-lighting, refreshments, local holiday entertainment and Santa visits with…

Breakfast with Santa

December 7, 2019. Sedona Parks and Recreation is pleased to invite you to our Annual Breakfast with Santa event! This two-hour event combines…

Nutcracker

December 7-8, 2019. The Phoenix Ballet and Sedona Chamber Ballet will present breathtaking performances of The Nutcracker at the Sedona…

Christmas in the Park

December 14, 2019 Christmas in the Park is the Museum’s annual gift to the community and visitors. Be greeted by our traditional tumbleweed…

The Festival of Lights

December 14, 2019 from 3:00-8:00 p.m.A full schedule of lively musical entertainment, a visit from Santa, and free cider awaits, making it…

Loving Bowls

December 14, 2019 : Noon - 3:00 p.m. A major gathering of creative people. Join hundreds of other local arts supporters for a unique annual…

Holiday Sweet Stroll

December 21, 2019 3:00–7:00 pm. The arts village is cheerfully bedecked in decorative lights reminiscent of A Christmas Carol. Santa will…

Chamber Music Sedona’s Winterfest

January 12, 2020 Chamber Music Sedona presents its Annual Winterfest, including an intimate salon recital, educational events for young…

Sedona Health and Nutrition Conference

January 16-17, 2020. Healthcare professionals will learn the latest information on plant-based nutrition, the effects of diet on chronic…

VegFest

January 18-19, 2020. Vegfest is a celebration of the joys and benefits of a plant-based diet and lifestyle. Learn how easy it is to get…

Wild & Scenic Film Festival

January 11 and 18, 2020. The Wild & Scenic Film Festival is presented by by Friends of the Verde River in partnership with local…

RunSedona

February 1, 2020 The Annual RunSedona will feature three distances sure to take your breath away: 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon. This scenic…

Sedona International Film Festival &…

February 22- March 1, 2020. We are your ticket to the hottest show in town … the GREATEST celebration of the BEST in independent film from…

40th Annual Member Exhibition

March 1 - 31, 2020 Join us for the 40th Annual Juried Members’ Exhibition and Sale! Artists of all levels, working in all mediums are…

Sedona Yoga Festival - A…

March 12-15, 2020. Deepen your practice and tap into ancient wisdom with three days of yoga, music and energy work in the undisputed…

Verde River Runoff

March 21, 2020. This 5 & 10-mile kayak, canoe and stand-up boarder race is a popular event that draws novice and seasoned paddlers alike. The…

Sedona Mountain Bike Festival

March 2020. The Sedona MTB Festival is 3-day mountain bike celebration that will include a Main Expo/Festival, Bike Demos, Shuttled Rides, a…

Sedona Food Truck Festival

March 2020 from 11:00-5:00 p.m. Held at Posse Grounds Park, this event will feature great food, live music and a beer garden. Admission is…

Sedona St Patrick’s Parade

March 2020. Sedona St Patrick's Parade & Festival is a cultural-heritage celebration that is free to attend. The parade starts at 10:30 a.m.…

Sedona Stumble 5K & 10K

March 2020. The Sedona Stumble Trail Run is Sedona's ONLY trail run. It is a 5K & 10K. This Race will sell out! All race finishers will…

Celebration of Spring

April 11, 2020. This is much more than just an egg hunt, this is a Celebration of Spring! Join us from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for this fun,…

Earth Month - April

Earth DAY doesn't do it justice so in the Verde Valley, we celebrate Earth MONTH! Learn, Celebrate, Volunteer, Have Fun! Events are held all…

Spring Open Studios

April 2020. Free, self-guided event celebrating the arts in the greater Verde Valley that runs from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. daily. The tour…

Verde Valley Birding & Nature Festival

April 23-26, 2020. Held in Cottonwood, Arizona this festival provides a unique recreational experience to anyone interested in the natural…

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

May 2, 2020 from 11:00am-5:00pm. Immerse yourself in a colorful Fiesta saluting a rich heritage at Tlaquepaque. Enjoy the festivities while…

The Great Sedona Chili Cook Off

May 2, 2020. The Rotary Club of Sedona’s annual fundraiser, The Great Sedona Chili Cook-Off is on the Saturday of the Cinco de Mayo weekend…

Red Rock Rumble 5-Mile Trail Run

Sunday, May 24, 2020 Come check out Sedona's newest trail race, the Red Rock Rumble 5-Mile Trail Run in beautiful Red Rock State Park. Race…

Sedona PhotoFest

June 12-14, 2020 at the Sedona Performing Arts Center. Sedona PhotoFest is a series of educational and inspiring presentations on…

Illuminate Film Festival

June 2020. ILLUMINATE is the world's premier film festival for conscious cinema. Our mission is to elevate human consciousness and inspire…

4th of July Wet Fest

12:00–4:00 p.m. Spend your day with us and still have time to drive to your favorite fireworks show at night. Enjoy lunch and music, a…

Sedona Star Party

August 21, 2020. Join us to celebrate Sedona’s dark skies 7:00 - 9:30pm! This free community event will give locals the chance to view the…

Sedona Hummingbird Festival

August 2020.The Sedona Hummingbird Festival celebrates the peak hummingbird population with entertaining and educational presentations, tours…

Sedona WagFest & Fair

September 21. 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at the Posse Grounds Pavillion. WagFest & Fair is the perfect day out for dogs and their humans. This…

Historical Red Rock Loop Round-Up

Sept 30, Oct 1, 2, & 3, Red Rock Loop History Tours

Haunted History

Oct 31 “Haunted History”, with Michael Peach, show & tricks & treats, 3 pm, $6

Sedona Wolf Week

November 10 - 15, 2020. Founded by Plan B to Save Wolves & Apex Protection Project this event was created with the mission to change the way…

A Christmas Carol

Dec 12 “A Christmas Carol”, Charles Dickens classic by Michael Peach, 3pm, admission is donation of food items or $6 for the Sedona Food Bank