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Annual Events

Check out the best annual events in Sedona.

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RunSedona

February 6, 2021. Virtual Annual RunSedona. Do-it-at home "racing" has become a necessity in the COVID-era - Full, and Half marathon, 10K,…

Sedona St Patrick’s Parade

Tentatively set for March 13, 2021. Sedona St Patrick's Parade & Festival is a cultural-heritage celebration that is free to attend. The…

Sedona Stumble 5K & 10K

March 27, 2021. 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…

Sedona Food Truck Festival

March 27, 2021. Held at Posse Grounds Park, this event will feature great food, live music and a beer garden. Admission is free! Grub, Brews…

Earth Month Every April

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

Celebration of Spring

April 3, 2021. 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,…

Spring Open Studios

April 23-25, 2021. 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…

The Great Sedona Chili Cook-Off

May 2021. The Rotary Club of Sedona’s annual fundraiser, The Great Sedona Chili Cook-Off is on the Saturday of the Cinco de Mayo weekend at…

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

May 1, 2021. Immerse yourself in a colorful Fiesta saluting a rich heritage at Tlaquepaque. Enjoy the festivities while cheering and…

Illuminate Film Festival

May 20-26, 2021. The Film Festival mission is to elevate human consciousness and inspire lasting transformation through cinema. ILLUMINATE is…

Red Rock Rumble 5-Mile Trail Run

May 2021 Come check out Sedona's newest trail race, the Red Rock Rumble 5-Mile Trail Run in beautiful Red Rock State Park. Race registration…

Sedona PhotoFest

June 11-13, 2021. At the Sedona Performing Arts Center, the Sedona PhotoFest is a series of educational and inspiring presentations on…

Sedona International Film Festival &…

June 12-20. 2021. The 27th annual Sedona International Film Festival is the ticket to the hottest show in town (and Virtually!) The GREATEST…

4th of July Wet Fest

July 4, 2021. 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. Spend your day with us and still have time to drive to your favorite fireworks show at night. Enjoy lunch…

National Day of the Cowboy

July 24, 2021. Screening of a classic western film made in Sedona during the hey day of westerns along with an introductory panel discussion,…

Sedona Arts Center Member Summer…

August 2021. Members of the Sedona Arts Center will be selling and exhibiting their work throughout the month of August.

Piano On the Rocks International Festival

August 2021. We bring internationally acclaimed musicians to Sedona each year for a three-day concert series. This festival explores the…

Sedona Photography Symposium

August 2021. Join fellow photo enthusiasts for 4 days of inspiring presentations, breakout sessions and field workshops in one of the world's…

Sedona Star Party

August 2021. Join us to celebrate Sedona’s dark skies 7:00 - 9:30 p.m! This free community event will give locals the chance to view the…

Sedona WagFest & Fair

September 18, 2021. Posse Grounds Pavillion. The perfect day out for dogs and their humans. This canine event will feature booths where you…

Historical Red Rock Loop Round-Up

Fall 2021 at 2:00 p.m. Tours follow the Red Rock Loop Road with guide Paul Thompson, grandson of Oak Creek Canyon’s first permanent Anglo…

Sedona Winefest

September 25-26, 2021 from 11:00 am to 5:00 p.m. We invite you to enjoy fabulous Arizona wines, tasty food, music, and vendors galore while…

Sedona Arts Festival

October 2021. At the Sedona Red Rock High School – a favorite in the Southwest, the festival showcases 126 juried artists, the Gourmet…

Sedona Plein Air Festival

October 23, 2021. Sedona Arts Center invites you to be inspired and experience master artists painting at the 17th Annual Sedona Plein Air…

Pumpkin Splash

October 16, 2021 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Bring your bathing suit and join your friends at the best pumpkin patch in Sedona! The Sedona…

Slide Rock Fall Fest

October 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Learn to attract monarch butterflies to gardens, enjoy blacksmithing, and taste delicious honey…

Red Rocks Oktoberfest

October 2021. Oktoberfest will support many local causes and will benefit the Rotary Club of Sedona Red Rocks and our efforts within the…

Sedona Annual Rock, Gem and Jewelry Show

October 16 - 17, 2021. Annual Sedona Rock, Gem & Jewelry Show On Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at…

Fall Arts & Crafts Show

October 23, 2021. At the Sedona Heritage Museum, free admission. This show is an old-fashioned arts and crafts show like you remember them to…

Fall Open Studios

October 29-31, 2021. Free, self-guided event celebrating the arts in the greater Verde Valley that runs from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily.…

The Mural Marigold Project

October 27 - 30, 2021 from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. The Marigold Mural Project now in its 12th year attracts visitors of all ages to come together to…

Dia de los Muertos Celebration

October 30, 2021. Dia de los Muertos celebrates the Mexican tradition that honors friends and family who have passed on. The celebration…

Haunted History

October 31, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. Enjoy an afternoon of ghostly tales with Michael Peach’s original stories: “Peoria’s Runaway Pumpkin”,…

Safe & Fun Trick or Treat

October 31, 2021 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. in Uptown Sedona, merchants welcome ghouls and ghosts at store fronts for treats! Community dance…

Sedona Wolf Week

November 9-14, 2021. Going virtual!!! Founded by Plan B to Save Wolves & Apex Protection Project, this event was created with the mission to…

Veteran’s Day Tribute

November 11, 2021 The Sedona Heritage Museum and City of Sedona join to present this annual Veteran’s Day Tribute every November 11 at…

Sedona Mountain Bike Festival

Nov. 12-14, 2021. The Sedona MTB Festival is 3-day mountain bike celebration that will include a Main Expo/Festival, Bike Demos, Shuttled…

Sedona Annual Turkey Trot

November 25, 2021. Presented by Sedona Running Company this is a great family activity to attend on Thanksgiving morning. The start and…

The Magical Christmas Journey

December 3-24, 2021. Verde Canyon Railroad’s storybook adventure, The Magical Christmas Journey™, travels Santa’s secret tracks to the…

Sedona’s Tree Lighting & Santa…

December 3, 2021 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Enjoy traditional tree-lighting, refreshments, local holiday entertainment and Santa visits with…

Breakfast with Santa

December 4, 2021. Santa Claus and the Sedona Parks and Recreation Department invite all the boys and girls to the Annual Breakfast with…

Christmas in the Park

December 11, 2021. Christmas in the Park is the Museum’s annual gift to the community and visitors. Be greeted by our traditional…

A Christmas Carol

December 11, 2021. Award-winning actor Michael Peach will read Charles Dickens’ classic “A Christmas Carol” at the Sedona Heritage…

Loving Bowls

2021. Sedona Arts Center proudly presents its annual Loving Bowls charity fundraiser in a new way this year. Loving Bowls and special Salad…

The Festival of Lights

December 11, 2021 from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. A full schedule of lively musical entertainment, a visit from Santa, and free cider awaits, making…

Holiday Sweet Stroll

December 18, 2021 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. The arts village is cheerfully bedecked in decorative lights reminiscent of A Christmas Carol. Santa…

Chamber Music Sedona’s Winterfest

2021 Cancelled. January 2022. Chamber Music Sedona presents its Annual Winterfest, including an intimate salon recital, educational events…

Sedona Health and Nutrition Conference

January 27-28, 2022. Healthcare professionals will learn the latest information on plant-based nutrition, the effects of diet on chronic…

VegFest

January 29-30, 2022. VegFest is a celebration of the joys and benefits of a plant-based diet and lifestyle. Learn how easy it is to get…