The Official Tourism Bureau Website - Welcome to Sedona, Arizona!
Welcome to Sedona, Arizona!
Often called "Red Rock Country" Sedona is a four seasons playground for everyone - whether you're into history and archaeology; arts and culture; shopping; outdoor sports; or the spiritual and metaphysical, imagine doing all this in a backdrop of some of the most spectacular scenery in the world. This picturesque city is surrounded by red-rock monoliths named Coffeepot, Cathedral and Thunder Mountain. At the north end of the city is the stunning Oak Creek Canyon, a breathtaking chasm that is wildly wonderful. Natural endowments aside, you'll also find world-class hotels, resorts, bed and breakfasts and a very good variety of dining to keep you satisfied. Escape the chaos of life, kick back and relax in Sedona.
Include Sedona in your Grand Canyon area visit
Exploring the Grand Canyon is a wonderful experience, but you won’t want to miss Sedona as part of your Arizona adventure.
Visitors enjoy Sedona’s seasonal changes in a red rock playground where families can escape, romantic adventures begin and photographers dreams come true. Sedona offers healing & restorative therapies, adrenaline inducing off-road tours including Jeep and Hummer excursions, and a shopper’s paradise. Experience the cool, crisp mountain air of Oak Creek Canyon and be mesmerized by the glowing red rock formations.
Pack your camera and go to www.VisitSedona.com for travel tips!
Making Memories in Sedona
Cooler evenings and plentiful sunshine during the daytime welcomes in our Holiday Season in Sedona. Music, art and wine are all part of the November festivities.
On the first Friday of every month, many of Sedona’s prominent art galleries host an evening of openings, demonstrations and receptions. The Sedona Trolley offers free transportation during the 1st Friday Gallery Tour, circulating from Uptown to the world-class galleries clustered in small plazas like Hozho Center and Hillside Sedona. Crowds move through the delicious twilight that cradles Sedona, nibbling food and gazing at everything from fine art to funkier creations.
FESTIVAL OF TREES - November 29-December 7: Come and Experience the Holiday Trees at Tlaquepaque. Area artists and galleries will have over 45 Christmas trees and Gingerbread houses fully decorated in fun and exquisite ways. Kick of your holiday season with a beautiful themed tree already pre-decorated. 928-282-4838 Tlaq.com
HOLIDAY CENTRAL SEDONA- The month of December will find Sedona transformed into a winter wonderland with events and entertainment taking place every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from December 1 through December 30; HolidayCentralSedona.com
HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTING & SANTA VISIT- On December 6 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm at Sedona Center plaza in Uptown Sedona, enjoy the Tree-lighting, entertainment and Santa visits with children. SedonaMainStreet.com
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA AND JINGLE BELL RUN- On December 7, 7:30 - 10:00 am. Free, Sedona Teen Center. Start the morning out right with a short run through Posse Grounds Park, decked with Jingle Bells. Then head on in for a free pancake breakfast served by the YMCA. Enjoy crafts, games and face painting courtesy of Sedona Parks and Recreation, and end your morning with a visit from Santa himself! 928-282-7098 SedonaAZ.gov/Parks
Click here for a listing of all Sedona's events.
Official Sedona Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center
Don't forget to visit us at the Official Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center when you arrive in Sedona (look for the blue sign!) We're located at 331 Forest Road & Hwy 89A in Uptown Sedona. We will assist you with everything you need to know about Sedona, and will provide you with maps, directions, advice, and suggestions to make your stay in Sedona special! For more information call us at 1-800-288-7336 or click here.
Visitor Guide - Experience Sedona Guide
Want to know where to eat? Where to shop? Where to stay? Curious about special events? Sedona's unique history? Or would you like to view a map of our most famous hiking trails? Receive all the information you need from our Experience Sedona Guide. You can order our glossy, magazine-style Experience Sedona Guide, or view the guide online for free! Click here for more information.