Events in Sedona, Arizona

Upcoming events in Sedona, Arizona and the Verde Valley

Welcome to our Sedona, Arizona events page! Below you will find all the fun events taking place in Sedona, Cottonwood, Jerome and everywhere in between. Our Sedona hotel offers a Complimentary “About Town” Sedona Shuttle to all of our guest that will drop you off and pick you up from many of the events listed below. If the event has a picture of our Sedona shuttle we will take you there!
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Black Holes: Space Warps and Time Twists (Flagstaff)
Lowell Observatory January 18th – May 4th, 2014
Lowell Observatory Events in Sedona, ArizonaDon’t miss the New Travel Exhibit “Black Holes: Space Warps and Time Twists” at the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, about 50 minutes from Sedona.One popular exhibit station allows visitors to experience their own black hole adventure. Using one of three “excursion pods,” they will embark on a fantasy “adventure vacation” to the black hole at the center of our galaxy. For more information on this exhibit please visit the Lowell Observatory.

Events in April

Sedona Cinema – Academy Award-Nominated ‘Omar’
April 18th – 23rd, 2014
Omar teaser Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Sedona International Film Festival is proud to present “Omar”, nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Fill an the winner of the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre. Omar is accustomed to dodging surveillance bullets to cross the separation wall to visit his secret love Nadia. But occupied Palestine knows neither simple love nor clear-cut war. On the other side of the wall, the sensitive young baker Omar becomes a freedom fighter who must face painful choices about life and manhood. For more information, purchase tickets or to see what else is showing please visit the Sedona International Film Festival.

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Easter Bunny Express – Clarkdale, AZ
April 20th, 2014
VCRR Easter Bunny 4055  Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe hoppiest celebration at Verde Canyon Railroad is the Easter Bunny Express! This once-a-year opportunity to hob-knob with the wascally wabbit begins with face painting on the patio so everyone can star in a look-a-like photo. You can take home proof that the Easter Bunny really does exist. The honorable hare will dole out handfuls of treats and armloads of hugs before bidding farewell to everyone on the train as it departs at 1:00 pm.. The Easter fun keeps going on-board with a winner-take-all jellybean counting contest. For more information or to reserve your tickets please visit the Verde Canyon Railroad.

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Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaApril 21st – 22nd, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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Special Earth Day Premiere ‘Rebels With a Cause’
April 22nd, 2014 (4:00 pm & 7:00 pm)
Rebels teaser Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Sedona International Film Festival is proud to present a special Earth Day film premiere event with the one-night-only debut of the award-winning “Rebels With a Cause” at the festival’s Mary D. Fisher Theatre. A stunningly beautiful documentary narrated by Academy Award-winning actress Frances McDormand, “Rebels With a Cause” spotlights a ragtag group of rebels who fought to keep developers from taking over the breathtaking landscape of the northern California coast and instead established public parks, the first organic dairy west of the Mississippi and the first agricultural land trust in the US. For more information or to purchase tickets to this Sedona event please visit the Sedona International Film Festival.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
April 23rd, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Verde Valley Birding and Nature FestivalBirding and Nature Festival Events in Sedona, Arizona
April 24th – 27th, 2014 - Cottonwood, AZ
Verde Valley Birding & Nature Festival celebrates nature with workshops and field trips where expert guides take visitors to the area’s birding hot spots. This annual event has become a premier event for the Verde Valley. If you are interested in attending the festival we highly recommend registering as soon as possible. For more information on this event or to register please visit Verde Valley Birding and Nature Festival.

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Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaApril 24th – 26th, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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Sedona Cinema – Award-Winning Documentary “Anita”
April 24th, 2014 (4:00 Pm & 7:00 pm)
ANITA teaser Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Sedona International Film Festival is proud to present its premiere series with the one-night-only debut of the award-winning documentary “Anita” at the festival’s Mary D. Fisher Theatre. Against a backdrop of sex, politics, and race, “Anita” reveals the intimate story of a woman who spoke truth to power. Directed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Freida Mock, the film is both a celebration of Anita Hill’s legacy and a rare glimpse into her private life with friends and family, many of whom were by her side that fateful day 22 years ago. For more information or to purchase tickets to this Sedona event please visit the Sedona International Film Festival.

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SVAC’s 11th Annual Open Studios Tour
OpenStudios.Savethe Date Events in Sedona, ArizonaApril 25th – 27th, 2014
Come and celebrate the arts in the Verde Valley with local artists during the 11th Annual Open Studio Tour hosted by the Sedona Visual Artists Coalition (SVAC). This event is free and open to the public and includes artists from Sedona, Cornville and Cottonwood. During this self guided tour of over 30 studios you will meet artists working in variety of mediums. The event will run from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm daily. To learn more about this event or to see a list of participating artist please visit the Sedona Visual Artists Coalition.

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Sedona Cinema – “Bethlehem”
April 25th – 29th, 2014
Bethlehem teaser Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Sedona International Film Festival is proud to present “Bethlehem” at it’s Mary D. Fisher Theatre. “Bethlehem” was Israel’s official submission to the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. “Bethlehem” tells the story of the complex relationship between Razi, an Israeli Secret Service officer, and his teenage Palestinian informant Sanfur.“Bethlehem” transcends perspectives, revealing the impossible situations and moral dilemmas associated with the fascinating world of human intelligence. For more information, purchase tickets or to see what else is showing at the theatre please visit the Sedona International Film Festival.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
April 26th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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3rd Annual Pride Family Picnic – Cottonwood, AZ
April 26th, 2014 (11:00 am – 3:00 pm)
prideinthepark1 1024x838 Events in Sedona, ArizonaSedona/Verde Valley Pride will host the Annual Pride Picnic in the Park on the last Saturday of April at Riverfront Park located on North 10th Street in Cottonwood! The picnic will be a very family friendly event so plan to bring the kiddies, mom and pop, grandma and grandpa, and anyone else you know who likes a good old fashion picnic in the park. The Picnic is one of the major Pride fundraisers, so come with cash – $5 gets you an All-You- Can-Eat plate and if you are 21years of age or older get a $5 Solo Cup for beer. They will also have soda and water for sale. For more information on this event please visit Sedona Gay Pride on Facebook.

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Marshall Trimble in Concert – Cottonwood, AZ
April 26th, 2014 (7:00 pm) marshall trimble Events in Sedona, Arizona
Don’t miss Arizona State Historian, Cowboy Singer, Humorist and Storyteller Marshall Trimble live at Olde Towns Center for the Arts. Marshall Trimble delivers everything from a serious history lecture to a stage concert of Western folk music and stories with his guitar. Trimble has received many honors both as a historian, writer and performer. This event will take place at the Old Town Center for the Arts located at 5th and Main. For more information or to purchase tickets to this event please visit Old Town Center for the Arts.

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Sedona Cinema – Marco Spada Ballet
April 27th, 2014 (3:00 pm)
Marco Spada teaser Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Sedona International Film Festival presents Ballet in Cinema when it hosts the big screen premiere of “Marco Spada” from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow. There will be one show at the festival’s Mary D. Fisher Theatre. Recreated specifically for the Bolshoi Ballet by French choreographer Pierre Lacotte, a major figure on the international dance scene, with music by Daniel-François-Esprit Auber, this “swashbuckling” ballet rarely presented on stage, premiered at the Bolshoi in November 2013. As it is an exclusive Bolshoi production for the next seven years, it will be impossible to see anywhere else. For more information or to purchase tickets to this Sedona event please visit the Sedona International Film Festival.

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Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaApril 28th – 29th, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
April 30th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Sedona Cinema – ‘Particle Fever’ Special Premiere
April 30th, 2014 (4:00 pm & 7:00 pm)
PF teaser Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Sedona International Film Festival is proud to present its premiere series with the one-night-only debut of “Particle Fever” at the festival’s Mary D. Fisher Theatre.“Particle Fever” follows the inside story of six brilliant scientists seeking to unravel the mysteries of the universe, documenting the successes and setbacks in the planet’s most significant and inspiring scientific breakthrough. For more informaton or to purchase tickets to this Sedona event please visit the Sedona International Film Festival.

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2014 Verde Valley Fair – Pig Tail and Country Trails
April 30th – May 4th, 2014
Verde Valley Fair Events in Sedona, ArizonaKick up your heels, let out a couple of hee–haws and eat some sweet hot funnel cakes. You guessed it – the Verde Valley Fair is back, starting April 30th until May 4th. The fair is located in Cottonwood a short drive from Sedona, Arizona at 800 East Cherry Street at the Verde Valley Fairgrounds. Enjoy all the family fun, entertainment, cool rides and yummy fair food in the friendly community of Cottonwood. For more information including ticket prices and updates on this event please visit the Verde Valley Fair.

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Events in May

Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 1st – 3rd, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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Sedona Cinema – Award-winning ‘Watermark’
Watermark teaser Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 1st, 2014 (4:00 pm & 7:00 pm)
The Sedona International Film Festival is proud to present its premiere series with the one-night-only debut of the award-winning documentary “Watermark” at the festival’s Mary D. Fisher Theatre. Every living thing requires water. We humans interact with it in a myriad of ways, numerous times a day. “Watermark” is a feature documentary film that brings together diverse stories from around the globe about our relationship with water: how we are drawn to it, what we learn from it, how we use it and the consequences of that use. For more information or to purchase tickets to this Sedona event please visit the Sedona International Film Festival.

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Sedona’s 1st Friday Evening in the Galleries
May 2nd, 2014First Friday Events in Sedona, Arizona
The Sedona’s First Friday Gallery Tour receptions and exhibits give locals and Sedona visitors alike the opportunity to enjoy light refreshments while beginning their weekends with an exploration of Sedona’s exciting art scene and in many cases meeting the artist themselves. All of the exhibits and artist receptions for 1st Friday run from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. To see a full listing of participating galleries please visit the Sedona Gallery Association on Facebook.

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Rowe Fine Art Gallery is Wild At Heart
May 2nd, 2014 (5:00 pm – 8:00 pm)
Ken Rowe Gallery Events in Sedona, ArizonaRowe Fine Art Gallery presents Wild at Heart, an art show and fundraiser for the Southwestern Wildlife Conservation Center Come meet animal ambassadors like Sage the bobcat and donate to win one of four original clay sketches by wildlife sculptor Ken Rowe. . When Ken needs to stay close to home, he finds inspiration for his next bronze sculpture by visiting wildlife sanctuaries such as Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center in Scottsdale. For more information on this Sedona event please visit the Rowe Fine Art Gallery. The gallery is located under the bell tower in Patio de las Campanas at the Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
May 3rd, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Cinco de Mayo Celebration at Tlaquepaque
Cinco TLaq Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 3rd, 2014 (10:00 am – 5:00 pm)
The charming plazas, patios, and streets of Tlaquepaque will be dressed in a festive wash of color, music, and dancing in the spirit of old Mexico. The lively mariachis, the heart-pounding rhythms and beats of Flamenco dancers, and the mouth-watering tastes of Mexico will fill the day. Arts and crafts exhibits will abound offering a glimpse into the traditional and present artistry of Mexico. This is a free event! For more information please visit the Tlaquepaque Arts and Craft Village.

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Great Sedona Chili Cook-Off
May 3rd, 2014Sedona Chili Events in Sedona, Arizona
Don’t miss the Great Sedona Chili Cook-Off taking place at Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village. Tasting Starts at 11:00 am until 4:00 pm in the Calle Independencia. Organized by the Rotary Club of Sedona, proceeds will benefit Polio-Plus-Rotary International’s project to eradicate polio worldwide. Winners will be selected for the People’s Choice Award and the Judge’s Award for best flavor, consistency, aroma, and appearance. Tickets for tastings or just $5 for kids and $10 for adults. For more information please visit Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village.

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“Deceptions, Lies & Alibis”
May 3rd, 201420131017 Mike Mysteries of the Mogollon 004 Events in Sedona, Arizona (1:30 pm)
Don’t miss “Deceptions, Lies & Alibis” at the Sedona Heritage Museum featuring Michael Peach. Peach’s new show features his unique blend of original cowboy poetry with a tongue-in-cheek look at the history of cowboying and the greater Sedona area.Informative, entertaining and family appropriate. Tickets for this show are $6 and children under 12 are free. For more information please visit the Sedona Heritage Museum.

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Red Rose Inspiration for Animals
May 3rd and 4th, 2014
Sedona Arts & Crafts Show
Red Roce Events in Sedona, ArizonaRed Rose Inspiration for Animals arts and crafts show has become a popular Sedona event to both locals and vacationers in Sedona. By attending this event not only do you help support an organization that excels at saving the lives of many wonderful and loving animals, but you also get a chance to see the creations of talented local artists and craftsmen that participate in the show.This event takes place in West Sedona in the front and side parking lot at Olde Sedona Bar and Grill located at 1405 W. State Highway 89 A. Saturday & Sunday hours are 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. For more details please visit Red Rose Inspiration for Animals.

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Jerome Art Walk
Jerome Art Walk1 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 3rd, 2014 (5:00 pm – 8:00 pm)
Twenty-five galleries and studios will be welcoming visitors with beautiful art, music and refreshments. From blown glass to lovely jewelry, there is a treasure to be found for everyone! From the working studios of The Old Jerome High School to the lovely pottery of Made in Jerome, the true handmade Jerome touch is everywhere. A free shuttle runs throughout the town during the event. For more information please visit the Jerome Art Walk.

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Southwestern Rock Calendars and Time Pieces
May 4th, 2014 (2:00 pm)
Rock Calendars Events in Sedona, ArizonaRed Rock State Park will be welcoming Allen Dart back for our first lecture series of the month. Allen will be speaking about ‘Southwestern Rock Calendars and Time Pieces’; this lecture will explore the early Native American Cultures of the Southwest including the Mesa Verde culture of the Southern Colorado and Utah, the Chaco Culture centered in Northwestern New Mexico, and the Hohokam Culture of Southern Arizona and their relationship and skills with astronomy. This program is included within the Park’s admission fees and reservations are required. For additional information and reservations, please call (928) 282-6907 or visit Red Rock State Park.

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Musical Tribute to Duke Ellington
May 4th, 2014 (3:00 pm)
JazzBumperStickerUpAndDown Events in Sedona, ArizonaCome to the beautiful setting of Saint Luke’s church for some for an afternoon celebrating the birth of Edward Kennedy Ellington, and his wonderful music. The Dmitri Matheny Group, with Dmitri on flugelhorn, Nick Manson on piano and T-Bone Sistrunk on bass will celebrate the Duke’s life and music in a grand style! This event takes place at Saint Luke’s Church located at on Highway 179 between Back ‘O Beyond & Chapel Road “Roundabouts”. Purchase your tickets now, and you’ll get into the church earlier than “at the door” ticket purchasers. For more information or to purchase tickets online please visit Sedona Jazz at the  Church.

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Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 5th – 6th, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
May 7th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Concerts in the Plaza: Live Music at City Hall
May 7th, 2014 (12:00 pm – 1:30 pm)
logo cityofsedona Events in Sedona, ArizonaEnjoy the sunshine, the company of community friends and the great music brought to you live at City Hall. Each Wednesday during the month of May a unique concert will be played during the lunch hour for everyone to enjoy. Bring a chair if you would like or have a seat on the plaza benches, pack your lunch and enjoy the fresh air with others. This week features Flamenco great Eric Miller! The Plaza is located at 102 Roadrunner Drive in Sedona, Arizona. For more information please visit City of Sedona Parks and Recreation.

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Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 8th – 10th, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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“Another Night of Music” at the Well Red Coyote
May 9th, 2014 (6:30 – 8:00 pm)
alexander DreamsofSedona0t Events in Sedona, ArizonaAlexander returns to The Well Red Coyote to sing some new songs as well as play some songs from his recent album “Global Blending.” In expectation of the Well Red Coyote’s upcoming annual Bob Dylan Birthday Bash, he’ll throw in a few Dylan songs. His instrument this evening will be keyboard and he’ll play a few of his favorite instrumental pieces from his albums such as “Moonlight On Water”. For more information on please visit the Well Red Coyote.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
May 10th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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National Train Day at the Verde Canyon Railroad
May 10th, 2014 (10:00 am – 1:00 pm)
Verde Canyon Railroad Events in Sedona, ArizonaOn National Train Day, the Verde Canyon Railroad applauds the important history of American railroads with an entertaining and educational event at their Clarkdale depot. This free event is fun for all ages, including exhibits and activities from local attractions and organizations as well as guided tours of the John Bell Museum and the train’s vintage rail cars. Liberty Wildlife will be sharing rescued educational birds with all guests at the depot, as well as on board the train, famous Arizona freelance writer Roger Naylor will be signing copies of his most recent books on Arizona adventure. Live music from Ken and Lyn Mikell will entertain visitors as they enjoy a delicious BBQ ribs and chicken luncheon, available for purchase on the patio in addition to many refreshing beverage options. For more information please visit the Verde Canyon Railroad.

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Native American series: the Anasazi
lori hines cover2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 10th, 2014 (2:00 pm)
Do you enjoy wandering among the ancient, fallen ruins and remote sites of the past—walking among structures thousands of years old, gazing into ceremonial kivas, exploring empty pueblos, staring at faded rock art images on cliff faces and boulders, and asking yourself, ‘who were the people who lived here and what were their lives really like? If so, delve into the prehistoric past with Lori Hines, paranormal mystery author of THE ANCIENT ONES, CAVES OF THE WATCHERS, and WHISPERS AMONG THE RUINS, who will be doing a four-month series on Native American history of the Southwest. For more information please visit the Well Red Coyote.

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Robin Dean Salmon & the Blackbird Band – Cottonwood, AZ
May 10th, 2013 (7:30 pm) robin dean salmon blackbird Events in Sedona, Arizona
Robin Dean Salmon and The Blackbird Band fuse the spirit of rock and roll with a brand of rockabilly-tinged traditional country music. The smoky, rough around the edges vocals, and catchy melodies and hooks, will attract any fan of the Red Dirt Music Scene. The band’s music ranges from introspective and personal to downright raucous and rowdy. This event will take place at the Old Town Center for the Arts located at 5th and Main. For more information or to purchase tickets to this event please visit Old Town Center for the Arts.

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Guided Sedona Geology Hike
Red Rock State Park Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 11th, 2014 (1:00 pm)
Red Rock State Park is located at the base of the Mogollon Rim, the southern edge of the Colorado Plateau. Over millions of years of erosion the rim has receded over four miles leaving behind the picturesque features of Sedona. Join Red Rock State Park’s knowledgeable volunteers as they venture out on our trails and discuss how Sedona transformed into what we see today. This is an interpretive experience for both the beginner and experienced hiker, lasting between 2-2 ½ hours and an elevation gain of 250 feet. Please bring water and wear suitable footwear. For more information please visit Red Rock State Park or call 928.282.6907.

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Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 12th – 13th, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
May 14th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Moonlight hike

Guided Sedona Moonlight Hike
May 14th, 2014 (6:00 pm check-in)
Moonlight hike Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Moonlight Hike is among the most popular interpretive hikes at the Park. Led by a naturalist, it gives hikers the rare opportunity to enjoy the sunset and moonrise from an overlook and return by the light of the moon, while also having the chance to learn about Sedona and its surrounding areas. Verde Valley and park history, as well as archeology, geology, botany, and riparian wildlife information, is offered. The hike lasts two to 2 1/2 hours and covers a distance of approximately two miles. Wear suitable clothing and shoes (prepare for cool nights) and bring water, a flashlight, and insect spray. A $5.00 per person program fee is charged at the time of the reservation. Reservations are required please call 928-282-6907. There is also a $10.00 entrance fee to the park for a car of four adults. For more information please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Concerts in the Plaza: Live Music at City Hall
May 14th, 2014 (12:00 pm – 1:30 pm)
logo cityofsedona Events in Sedona, ArizonaEnjoy the sunshine, the company of community friends and the great music brought to you live at City Hall. Each Wednesday during the month of May a unique concert will be played during the lunch hour for everyone to enjoy. Bring a chair if you would like or have a seat on the plaza benches, pack your lunch and enjoy the fresh air with others. This week features Cowboy/Country favorite Jime & Jeanne Martin! The Plaza is located at 102 Roadrunner Drive in Sedona, Arizona. For more information please visit City of Sedona Parks and Recreation.

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Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 15th – 17th, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
May 17th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Bike MS: Ride the Vortex-Sedona Verde Valley
Start/Finish Location: Verde Valley Fairgrounds, Cottonwood, AZ
May 17th & 18th, 2014
Bike MS 2014 Events in Sedona, ArizonaDon’t miss the Bike MS: Ride the Vortex, Arizona’s premier cycling event! So much more than a ride,it’s anticipation, camaraderie, personal accomplishment, and the knowledge that you’re changing lives… making every mile that much sweeter.They have route options for every level of cyclist, ranging from 30-150 miles; you will surely find a route fit for you. Enjoy delicious meals and strong support, with rest stops every 15 miles, bike mechanics and SAG vehicles. A fantastic festival awaits you on Saturday afternoon with great food, music, a beer garden, massage tent and fun entertainment. Registration is $55 and all participants 17 and under must have notarized waiver form submitted to the Arizona Chapter prior to the ride. For more information please visit www.bikeaza.nationalmssociety.org.

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49th Annual Jerome Historic Home & Building Tour
20140306 34Magnolia by Annie Rothrock4x6 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 17th – 18th, 2014 (9:00 am – 3:00 pm)
The longest running home tour in Arizona boasts never before seen historic and significant homes in this guided tour through the mile high town’s back streets. Tickets are available online by clicking here. Also, instead of selling tickets at the old firehouse on Main Street, guests can have the comfort and the shelter of Spook Hall and enjoy entertainment and seats while waiting for the shuttle to begin this wonderful tour. For more information please visit the Jerome Chamber of Commerce.

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Starlight Tours with the Verde Canyon Railroad
May 17th, 2014 - Clarkdale, AZ
Grape Train Escape 510x337 Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Canyon comes alive with the luminous glow of moon-kissed skies on Verde Canyon Railroad’s popular Saturday Starlight Tours. The train departs the depot at 5:30 pm. and as it rumbles through the Canyon, the low slant of sun bathes the high cliffs in soft golden hues. The train reaches the turn-around point of Perkinsville amid a scandalous sunset. Verde Canyon Railroad passengers also have two unique options for “play” during these enchanting evening rides:The Grape Train Escape (A rolling wine-tasting adventure), and The Tequila Sunset Limited (sophisticated and sensual sipping of premium tequilas). For more information or to purchase tickets please visit the Verde Canyon Railroad.

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Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 19th – 20th, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
May 21st, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Concerts in the Plaza: Live Music at City Hall
May 21st, 2014 (12:00 pm – 1:30 pm)
logo cityofsedona Events in Sedona, ArizonaEnjoy the sunshine, the company of community friends and the great music brought to you live at City Hall. Each Wednesday during the month of May a unique concert will be played during the lunch hour for everyone to enjoy. Bring a chair if you would like or have a seat on the plaza benches, pack your lunch and enjoy the fresh air with others. This week features Latin Jazz greats Susannah Martin & Vincent Z! The Plaza is located at 102 Roadrunner Drive in Sedona, Arizona. For more information please visit City of Sedona Parks and Recreation.

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Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 22nd – 24th, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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The Ninth Annual Bob Dylan Birthday Party & ConcertJoe Neri Events in Sedona, Arizona
May 23rd & 24th, 2014 (7:00 pm) -  Cottonwood, AZ
This year’s program once again features some of the best musicians in the area,including the popular Joe Neri and the Mystery Tramps, most veterans of previous Dylan shows and some newbies, too. All of the musicians will take the stage to perform the music of Bob Dylan. This event will take place at the Old Town Center for the Arts located at 5th and Main. For more information or to purchase tickets to this event please visit Old Town Center for the Arts.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
May 24, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Native American Astronomical Practices
May 25th, 2014 (2:00 pm)
Red Rock State Park1 Events in Sedona, ArizonaKenneth Zoll will be at Red Rock State Park to talk about the Native American astronomical practices throughout history. The ability to predict seasons was essential for Native Americans in order manage environmental changes, which was vital for survival. Learn about how the early sky watchers developed systems to synchronize their calendars around celestial events. Kenneth will describe the diverse ways in which prehistoric Native American cultures integrated the stars and their annual events.This program is included within the Park’s admission fees and reservations are required. For additional information and reservations, please call 928.282-6907 or visit Red Rock State Park.

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Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 26th – 27th, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
May 28th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Concerts in the Plaza: Live Music at City Hall
May 28th, 2014 (12:00 pm – 1:30 pm)
logo cityofsedona Events in Sedona, ArizonaEnjoy the sunshine, the company of community friends and the great music brought to you live at City Hall. Each Wednesday during the month of May a unique concert will be played during the lunch hour for everyone to enjoy. Bring a chair if you would like or have a seat on the plaza benches, pack your lunch and enjoy the fresh air with others. This week features World Music Three Trees! The Plaza is located at 102 Roadrunner Drive in Sedona, Arizona. For more information please visit City of Sedona Parks and Recreation.

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ILLUMINATE Film Festival
Illuminate Film Festival Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 29th – June 1st, 2014
The inaugural ILLUMINATE Film Festival will blend 22 trans-formative films, 15 enlightening speakers and workshops, a healing village and an innovative “view and do” experience for moviegoers to more deeply process and integrate what they see on screen. ILLUMINATE films will be screened at Sedona’s state-of-the-art Mary D Fisher Theater, Creative Life Center and the Sedona Performing Arts Center. For more information or to purchase ticktes & passes to this special Sedona event please visit www.illuminatefilmfestival.com

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Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaMay 29th – 31st, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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Sedona Community Farmer’s MarketFarmers Market Events in Sedona, Arizona
May 30th, 2014
The Sedona Community Farmer’s Market is not just for locals. This is a great place for visitors to Sedona to enjoy the beautiful scenery in Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts village while enjoying some live music and checking out the flavors of the area. Grab some fresh fruit, or breads, hand made chocolates or a healthy snack for a hike or your drive home. For more information please visit the Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village.

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Star Night Party at Red Rock State Park
May 30th, 2014 (7:30 pm)
Star Party Events in Sedona, ArizonaStar Parties are a great way for families to enjoy the evening sky together, there will even be a chance for children to shake hands with a surprise guest-(perhaps one from another world?) After the 7:30 presentation there will be telescope viewing available from 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Saturn and Jupiter will be visible; as well as the clusters of Coma Berenices, Virgo, Cancer, and Hercules. Several planetary nebulas, or exploded stars, may also be seen.This program will require a $5.00 reservation fee per person prior to the event in addition to the park’s admission fees.For additional information and reservations for this Sedona event please call 928.282.6907 or visit Red Rock State Park.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
May 31st, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Events in June

Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams!
Encore Rock N Roll Dreams Events in Sedona, ArizonaJune 2nd – 3rd, 2014 (7:00 pm)
The Encore Theater Sedona located in the village of Oak Creek Outlet Mall at 6615 Highway 179, is pleased to present Marvin Shorts Rock’n Roll Dreams. Enjoy all of your favorites from the 50′s 60′s & 70′s! Marvelous Marvin has put together a rockin’ band while the Encore theater has included a Rock’n Roll Museum with its walls covered in memorabilia to blast your Rock ‘n Roll dreams. To purchase ticket or for more information on this Sedona event please visit Encore Theater Sedona.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
June 4th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Sedona Bluegrass Festival
chamber music Events in Sedona, ArizonaJune 4th – June 8th, 2014
If you love the sounds and atmosphere of bluegrass music you do not want to miss the 8th Annual Bluegrass festival in Sedona, Arizona! Presented by Chamber Music Sedona this festival features five days of bluegrass activities including 2 days of concerts, a bluegrass barbecue, a very special movie presented by the Sedona International Film Festival and more. Passes for this festival range from $40 – $80. For more information on this Sedona event or to purchase tickets please visit Chamber Music Sedona.

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Sedona PhotoFest
June 5th – PhotoFest Free Day
Sedona PhotoFest Events in Sedona, ArizonaJune 6th – $50 Ticketed Event
Sedona PhotoFest is a series of educational and inspiring presentations on photographic technique, use of digital software and personal artistic perspectives from some of the top photographers in the country. The event takes place over two days, June 5–6, at the Sedona Performing Arts Center. June 5 is FREE and open to the public thanks to sponsorships from the City of Sedona, Canon , Adobe, Rollies Cameras and Amara Resort For more information or to purchase tickets for day 2 of PhotoFest please visit Sedona Photofest.

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Sedona’s 1st Friday Evening in the Galleries
June 6th, 2014First Friday Events in Sedona, Arizona
The Sedona’s First Friday Gallery Tour receptions and exhibits give locals and Sedona visitors alike the opportunity to enjoy light refreshments while beginning their weekends with an exploration of Sedona’s exciting art scene and in many cases meeting the artist themselves. All of the exhibits and artist receptions for 1st Friday run from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. To see a full listing of participating galleries please visit the Sedona Gallery Association on Facebook.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
June 7th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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“Deceptions, Lies & Alibis”
June 7th, 201420131017 Mike Mysteries of the Mogollon 004 Events in Sedona, Arizona (1:30 pm)
Don’t miss “Deceptions, Lies & Alibis” at the Sedona Heritage Museum featuring Michael Peach. Peach’s new show features his unique blend of original cowboy poetry with a tongue-in-cheek look at the history of cowboying and the greater Sedona area.Informative, entertaining and family appropriate. Tickets for this show are $6 and children under 12 are free. For more information please visit the Sedona Heritage Museum.

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Jerome Art Walk
Jerome Art Walk1 Events in Sedona, ArizonaJune 7th, 2014 (5:00 pm – 8:00 pm)
Twenty-five galleries and studios will be welcoming visitors with beautiful art, music and refreshments. From blown glass to lovely jewelry, there is a treasure to be found for everyone! From the working studios of The Old Jerome High School to the lovely pottery of Made in Jerome, the true handmade Jerome touch is everywhere. A free shuttle runs throughout the town during the event. For more information please visit the Jerome Art Walk.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
June 11th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
June 14th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Starlight Tours with the Verde Canyon Railroad
June 14th, 2014 - Clarkdale, AZ
Grape Train Escape 510x337 Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Canyon comes alive with the luminous glow of moon-kissed skies on Verde Canyon Railroad’s popular Saturday Starlight Tours. The train departs the depot at 5:30 pm. and as it rumbles through the Canyon, the low slant of sun bathes the high cliffs in soft golden hues. The train reaches the turn-around point of Perkinsville amid a scandalous sunset. Verde Canyon Railroad passengers also have two unique options for “play” during these enchanting evening rides:The Grape Train Escape (A rolling wine-tasting adventure), and The Tequila Sunset Limited (sophisticated and sensual sipping of premium tequilas). For more information or to purchase tickets please visit the Verde Canyon Railroad.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
June 18th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
June 21st, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Tilted Earth Wine and Music Festival – Cottonwood, AZ
June 21st, 2014 (1:00 pm – 11:00 pm)
TiltedEarthlogo Events in Sedona, ArizonaJoin PSC and all your favorite Northern Arizona wineries for live music, food and fun at the Tilted Earth Wine an Music Festival taking place in Cottonwood, Arizona at Riverfront Park! There will be fun activities for the kids including Jollly Jumps, inflatable jousts, sumo suits, face painting and more. Live entertainment will feature a variety of bands including Decker,Dry River Yacht Club, City Folk and other great bands. For more information or to purchase tickets to this Verde Valley event please visit Page Springs Cellars

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
June 25th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
June 28th, 2014 (8:00 am)
Red Rock State Park 2 Events in Sedona, ArizonaMeet up with other bird lovers at the visitors center at 9:00 am and enjoy a leisurely stroll through one of the most popular parks in Northern Arizona . Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Events in July

July 4th Holiday Celebrations at Tlaquepaque
July 4th, 2014
tlaq101 Events in Sedona, ArizonaWhen it comes to celebrations, Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village is the place to be. Enjoy the holiday in the cool courtyards of Tlaquepaque while listening to some great country music followed by Prescott’s award-winning Dixieland band, the Geritol Hipsters. Kick off the day listening to Sedona’s Paloma Lokus in Patio de las Campanas from 12:00 pm -1:00 pm. Next enjoy Crosby Tyler – The One Man Tub-Thumpin Band. Blend backporch bluegrass with Delta blues and add a keen sense of social commentary and wrap it in a one man band. Late that evening during the 1st Friday Gallery Tour event the Geritol Hipsters, will perform at Tlaquepaque from 5:00 p m-7:00 pm. For more information on this Sedona event please visit Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village.

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Firecracker Express at the Verde Canyon Railraod – Clarkdale, AZ
July 4th, 2014
Verde Canyon Railroad Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Verde Canyon Railroad will celebrate Independence Day with their annual Firecracker Express which begins with a traditional all-American barbecue and patriotic music in the depot’s shaded courtyard. At 1:00 pm. you’ll board our historic train pulled by vintage locomotives adorned with American bald eagles that pull coaches along century-old ribbons of rail into the rich and unspoiled landscape of the Verde Canyon. For more information or to purchase tickets aboard the train please visit the Verde Canyon Railroad.

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Sedona’s 1st Friday Evening in the Galleries
July 4th, 2014First Friday Events in Sedona, Arizona
The Sedona’s First Friday Gallery Tour receptions and exhibits give locals and Sedona visitors alike the opportunity to enjoy light refreshments while beginning their weekends with an exploration of Sedona’s exciting art scene and in many cases meeting the artist themselves. All of the exhibits and artist receptions for 1st Friday run from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. To see a full listing of participating galleries please visit the Sedona Gallery Association on Facebook.

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Sedona’s Laser Light Show & Concert
July 4th, 2014 (free event)
 Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe City of Sedona Parks and Recreation Department and Diamond Resorts International is proud to present the 3rd Annul Sedona Laser Light Show and concert at the baseball field of Sedona Red Rock High School. This event will kicks off with live music featuring David Parker & the Big Time from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm and will be followed by the light show once it is dark! The light show features lasers dancing to music and last for 15 minutes. If you are a guest of the Best Western PLUS Inn of Sedona don’t fret about finding parking, our Complimentary “About Town” Sedona Shuttle will drop you off and pick you up from this special event. For more information please visit the City of Sedona Parks and Recreation.

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Celebration of Native American Music and Dance at Tlaquepaque
July 5th – 6th, 2014
Join Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village this weekend when they host a Celebration of Native American Music and Dance!

  • 586698029 Events in Sedona, ArizonaTony Duncan and The Yellow Bird Indian Dancers will perform from 10:00 am to 5:00 PM on the hour for 30 minutes in Patio Del Norte on both days.Tony Duncan will spin 25 colored hoops in a blur of dance and high intensity movement that is mind-boggling. Not to mention the dancers creative depictions of several animal forms including the eagle and rattlesnake. This is a must-see phenomenon!
  • Enjoy Kelvin Mockingbird and Maestro Drew Diego Bennett,two musical masters in the Patio de las Campanas from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm on both days. Kelvin, a Grammy nominated flautist, has been performing the Native American flute and telling medicine stories of the Dineh for the past 19 years. Maestro Drew Diego Bennett is a Cherokee Maestro Flamenco Guitarist who performs as a Flamenco guitarist and Native American Flautist with his live Flamenco Guitar production.

For more information on this Sedona event please visit the Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village.

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“Deceptions, Lies & Alibis”
July 5th, 201420131017 Mike Mysteries of the Mogollon 004 Events in Sedona, Arizona (1:30 pm)
Don’t miss “Deceptions, Lies & Alibis” at the Sedona Heritage Museum featuring Michael Peach. Peach’s new show features his unique blend of original cowboy poetry with a tongue-in-cheek look at the history of cowboying and the greater Sedona area.Informative, entertaining and family appropriate. Tickets for this show are $6 and children under 12 are free. For more information please visit the Sedona Heritage Museum.

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Jerome Art Walk
Jerome Art Walk1 Events in Sedona, ArizonaJuly 5th, 2014 (5:00 pm – 8:00 pm)
Twenty-five galleries and studios will be welcoming visitors with beautiful art, music and refreshments. From blown glass to lovely jewelry, there is a treasure to be found for everyone! From the working studios of The Old Jerome High School to the lovely pottery of Made in Jerome, the true handmade Jerome touch is everywhere. A free shuttle runs throughout the town during the event. For more information please visit the Jerome Art Walk.

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Starlight Tours with the Verde Canyon Railroad
July 12th, 2014 - Clarkdale, AZ
Grape Train Escape 510x337 Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Canyon comes alive with the luminous glow of moon-kissed skies on Verde Canyon Railroad’s popular Saturday Starlight Tours. The train departs the depot at 5:30 pm. and as it rumbles through the Canyon, the low slant of sun bathes the high cliffs in soft golden hues. The train reaches the turn-around point of Perkinsville amid a scandalous sunset. Verde Canyon Railroad passengers also have two unique options for “play” during these enchanting evening rides:The Grape Train Escape (A rolling wine-tasting adventure), and The Tequila Sunset Limited (sophisticated and sensual sipping of premium tequilas). For more information or to purchase tickets please visit the Verde Canyon Railroad.

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Camp Verde Cornfest
July 18th – 19th, 2014
cornfest Events in Sedona, ArizonaThe Camp Verde Cornfest started in 1991 as a way to not only feature our wonderful corn, but to have fun with their friends and neighbors at the height of the corn season and the summer.The fun begings on Friday at 3:00 pm with activities for all ages, music, vendors and, of course, hot, roasted, buttered sweet corn. We will also sell uncooked corn by the dozen. Saturday is a full day with more delicious corn and even more to do. For more information please visit the Camp Verde Cornfest.

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Annual National Day of the Cowboy Celebration
National Day of the Cowboy Events in Sedona, ArizonaJuly 26th, 2014
Don’t miss Sedona’s 10th Annual National Day of the Cowboy Celebration in the Main Street District of Sedona. Come enjoy “a whole lot of cowboy goin’s on”! See live performances of gunfights, roping, bullwhip cracking, storytelling and historical re-enactments. Listen or dance to country music. Watch cowboys and girls strut their stuff throughout town, and see western art. For more information on this Sedona event please visit the Sedona Main Street Program.

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