Sedona, Arizona Weekend Guide

Sedona, Arizona

Weekend Events, Entertainment and Fun Things to do in Sedona, AZ

September 30th – October 2nd, 2016


We welcome all of our weekend guests and visitors to the red rocks of Sedona, AZ! There are a variety of events taking place in Sedona and the Verde Valley this weekend including the Sedona Arts and Crafts Show, the Jerome Art Walk, the Razing Arizona Comedy Tour at Olde Sedona Bar and Grill, Sedona Canned and more! If you are interested in taking in some fall hikes during your stay and want to find the biggest boom of color visit Fall Colors in the Coconino for the latest updates on fall foliage. No matter what you decide to do, have a great time and enjoy your red rock adventure!

Featured Weekend Events & Entertainment


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Red Rock State Park – Guided Bird Walk
October 1st, 2016 (8:00 am)
The program is included with the park admission
HOME_653Bird enthusiasts can join a naturalist for a “Guided Bird Walk”. Beginning as well as advanced birders are welcome. Rangers recommend that visitors bring their own binoculars. A limited number are available for loan from the Park. No matter the time of day, visitors can check out the many birds who make Red Rock State Park their home. The bird-feeding area behind the visitor center, on the Hummingbird Patio, is an excellent spot to start your tour or to take pictures.For more information on this Sedona hike please visit Red Rock State Park.

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Sedona Arts & Crafts Show
Red Rose Inspiration for Animals
October 1st – 2nd, 2016 (10:00 am – 5:00 pm)
Rosey-crafts-showDuring your visit to Sedona, Arizona this weekend make sure to check out the Red Rose Inspiration for Animals arts and crafts show, a great place to find one of a kind pieces to take home with you! 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. If you are a guest of ours at the Inn of Sedona, we will be more than happy to drop your off and pick you up at this event in our complimentary “About Town” Sedona shuttle. This event takes place at the parking lot of Redrock Precision Motors. For more information please visit

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Jerome Art Walk
October 1st, 2016 (5:00 pm – 8:00 pm)
Jerome Art WalkOnce again, the magical mountain town will be hosting a night filled with art, music and refreshments galore. Art Walk is the only night that galleries are open from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Members like Nellie Bly by the Spirit Room, Patrick Lincoln in The New State Motor Company and Flux Gallery in the Old Jerome High School all bring a fresh energy to the vibrant art scene in Jerome. With 22 participating galleries and studios and many sponsoring businesses and restaurants offering specials, this is a festive night in Jerome. A free shuttle runs throughout the town during the event. For more information please visit the Jerome Art Walk.

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Cottonwood, AZ: Micki Free CD Release Concert
Grammy® & 5 Time Native American Award Winnermicki-free
October 1st, 2016 (7:00 pm)
$20 advance, $22 door, $25 priority
The Old Town Center for the Arts is the location for Micki Free’s CD release event for his latest Native American Fluted CD The Native American Flute as Therapy. Micki will be performing in full regalia, and will be performing at OTCA before departing on his 2016-2017 World Tour. Old Town Center for the Arts is located at 5th and Main Street in Cottonwood, AZ. For more information or to purchase tickets to this event please visit Old Town Center for the Arts.

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Razing Arizona Comedy Tour at Olde Sedona
October 1st, 2016 (8:00 pm)razing-arizona
Tickets: $10
Don’t miss the Razing Arizona Comedy Tour at Olde Sedona Bar and Grill! These are some of Arizona’s best comics bringing hardcore comeday to the red rocks of Sedona. Featured comics are Charlie Speez, Kristofer Royer, David Delgado, and Autumn Garza. For more information or to purchase tickets to this Sedona event please visit or call Olde Sedona at 938.282.5670. Learn more about Olde Sedona Bar and Grill.

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Sedona Canned
Calle Independencia, Tlaquepaque
5 Charities, 4 Chefs, 3 Judges, 2 Eliminations, 1 Winner
October 2nd, 2016 (3:00 pm – 6:00 pm)
Tickets: $20
final-canned-logoFour chefs will be chosen to compete cooking on BBQ grills. The chefs have no idea what they will be cooking, but are allowed to bring one cooler of pantry items with them. In the first round an appetizer needs to be created using the chosen mystery basket ingredients. The chefs have to transform these items into a dish worthy of serving to the judges! After tasting the food and much deliberation, the judges will decide which chefs will move on to the second round. Two chefs will be eliminated and the last two chefs will compete with different basket ingredients to create a fantastic entrée. The dishes will be judged on taste, creativity and presentation by our celebrity judges: Chef Ron Moler from Reds, Chef Chris Dobrowolski from Schoolhouse and Jet Foley from RIOT. Spectators pay $15 in advance or $20 at the door to attend and must also bring a can of food to be donated to the Sedona Food Bank. Each chef competing in the event will represent a different local charity, 4 charities in all. For more information please visit

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