Zuni Festival of Arts and Culture in Northern Arizona

Museum of Northern Arizona

25th Annual Zuni Festival of Arts and Culture

May 23rd – 24th, 2015

2015 zuniIf you are going to be visiting Sedona, Arizona over Memorial Day weekend and are interested in learning more about the history, art and culture of the Zuni people you will not want to miss the 25 Annual Zuni Festival of Arts and Culture at the Museum of Northern Arizona located in Flagstaff, AZ! Enjoy traditional and contemporary art, insightful lectures, and performances by the Zuni Pueblo Band, Zuni Olla Maidens, and the Nawetsa Family Dancers.

At the Zuni Festival of Arts and Culture, the Ashiwi, or Zuni people, travel to Flagstaff from Zuni to share the Zuni language, life ways, traditional music, and dances. Zuni, New Mexico, is an integral part of the cultural landscape of the Colorado Plateau.  Learn about the importance of art and cultural place-names in the perpetuation of traditional identity. Meet and buy directly from Zuni artists and demonstrators. This event is created in partnership with the A:shiwi A:wan Museum and Heritage Center in Zuni, New Mexico.

The Museum is located only 55 minutes from our Sedona hotel (see map below), in Flagstaff, Arizona. The Zuni Festival is open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm both days. Museum admission: $12.00 Adult (18+), $8.00 Youth (10-17), Student (with ID), American Indian (with tribal affiliation), and Children under 10 are Free. For more information on this event please visit the Museum of Northern Arizona website or visit the Museum of Northern Arizona on Facebook.

Directions from the Best Western PLUS Inn of Sedona to the Museum of Northern Arizona

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Make the Best Western PLUS Inn of Sedona your hub for a Sedona vacation full of art culture, outdoor activities, adventure, shopping, spiritual exploration, day trips, and travel throughout Northern Arizona. To learn more about our Sedona hotel or to take advantage of one of our Sedona Vacation Packages please visit the Best Western PLUS Inn of Sedona.

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