Your Weekend Guide to Sedona, Arizona
June 23rd – 25th, 2017
A big welcome to all of our guests and visitors to the red rocks of Sedona, AZ! We would like to take a moment and remind everyone, especially those who have not visited the red rocks during the summer before, to drink plenty of water and stay hydrated. It is going to be a hot one this weekend so we highly suggest enjoying outdoor activities during the morning and evening hours.
Below you will find featured events taking place this weekend, including the Tilted Earth Wine and Music Festival taking place at Page Springs Cellars in Cornville, Arizona! Also taking place this weekend: Einstein’s Missing Sons live at Olde Sedona, Rock The Block Party at Tlaquepaque, JJ Sansaverino live at Sound Bites Grill, an Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation at the Mclean Meditation Institute and Sedona Jazz at the Church! To see a full listing please visit our Sedona Events Page. We hope you have a wonderful weekend and if you are a guest of the Inn of Sedona stop by our concierge’s desk for some great ideas for other things to do this weekend. Tips for Summer Hiking in Sedona, AZ
Featured Events, and Entertainment
Tilted Earth Festival
June 23rd, 2017 – Wine Dinner
Dunner Tickets: $105 ($95 for early advance purchase)
June 24th, 2017 – Festival
Festival Tickets: Presale $55 and up, Month of $60 and up
Don’t miss the 4th Annual Tilted Earth Wine & Music Festival taking place this year at the Page Springs Cellars in Cornville, Arizona! Tilted Earth decided to bring the festival back home to Page Springs. While the scope and scale will be a bit smaller, they feel the level of intimacy and that ever so important “groove” and “vibe” will be been even deeper and warmer. The Festival kicks off with a special Wine Dinner at the Page Springs Cellars Vineyard Deck on June 23rd, followed by the main festival on the 24th. The festival will feature an amazing line up of live entertainment;Live entertainment; Muskellunge Bluegrass, Decker, The Shinyribs, and The London Souls. Live entertainment; Muskellunge Bluegrass, Decker, The Shinyribs, and The London Souls. Live entertainment; Muskellunge Bluegrass, Decker, The Shinyribs, and The London Souls. For more information or to purchase tickets please visit www.tiltedearthfestival.com.
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Sedona Community Farmer’s Market
June 23rd, 2017 (8:00 am – 11:30 am)
Enjoy the Sedona community Farmers Market in the creek-side parking lot of Tlaquepaque! Whether you live in Sedona or are just visiting, the farmer’s market is a great way to check out the local flavor and grab some fresh produce and breads. If you are visiting Sedona and are staying at the Best Western PLUS Inn of Sedona our Complimentary “About Town” Sedona Shuttle will drop you off at the market and pick you up when you are ready to return to the hotel. And if you are worried about purchasing something that requires refrigeration, all of our rooms are equipped with a refrigerator. Meet the local grower & taste the local flavor! For more information please visit the Sedona Community Farmer’s Market.
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Tlaquepaque North – Rock The Block Party
June 24th, 2017 (4:00 pm – 8:00 pm)
Join in the outdoor celebration of music, community, art, love and culture at Tlaquepaque North! Supported by the local businesses at North – enjoy great food, dancing and singing each Saturday. The event is free and each Saturday will feature a new theme with fabulous music. For more information please visit Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village on Facebook. If you are a guest of the Inn of Sedona our Complimentary “About Town” Sedona Shuttle will be happy to drop you off and pick you up from this event.
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Sedona Entertainment – JJ Sansaverino Band
June 24th, 2017 (Showtime 7:00 pm)
Tickets: $25/$35 Show Only
Supper Club Dinner Package: $65/$75
JJ Sansaverino returns to Sedona & Sound Bites Gril! Guitarist JJ Sansaverino is an absolutely incredible performer. He has a “take no prisoners” performance attitude and his musical style, is a mix of R&B, smooth jazz and fusion ala Santana meets Benson. He has reached millions with his music, touring the World for the last 25 years. He has worked with the best in the business in a wide range of idioms, both live and in the studio and has appeared on hundreds of recordings. His latest singles “Back Talk” and “Gravy Train” have topped the radio charts climbing on Billboard, Smooth Jazz.Com and Groove Jazz. JJ continues to perform with reggae legend Maxi Priest, while simultaneously touring with his own band. For more information or to purchase tickets to this event please visit Sound Bites Grill.
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Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation
Sarah McLean & expert meditation mentors
June 25th, 2017 (2:00 pm – 3:00 pm)
Everyone is welcome to join the discussion and introduction to meditation and mindfulness with an expert meditation mentor including Sarah McLean, Devani Page, Eva Maurice, and Joy Nanda. Each week a different meditation is offered, including Loving Kindness Meditation, Mindfulness, Visualization, Breath Awareness, Body Appreciation, Chakra Meditation, or Gratitude Meditation. No experience is necessary to attend. Walk ins welcome, though you must arrive on time to participate and be 13 or older. $5 donation. This event takes place at the McLean Meditation Institute, 411 State Route 179 (at the junction of 179 & Schnebly Hill Road) in Sedona. For more information please visit the McLean Meditation Institute.
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Sedona Jazz at the Church
June 25th, 2017 (3:00 pm – 5:00 pm)
It’s guitarist Jeff Libman, saxophonist Eric Rasmussen and bassist Chris Finet creating the laid back West Coast Jazz for the afternoon and the beginning of the Summer series of concerts entitled “Cool Summer Jazz in Sedona. What better way to chill out than to be in Sedona listening to world class Jazz! St Luke’s is located on Hwy 179 between Back ‘O Beyond & Chapel Road “Roundabouts”. All tickets are General Admission, and are available online or at the door. For more information or to purchase tickets to this Sedona event please visit Sedona Jazz at the Church.
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