April 24th – April 26th, 2015
Indoors, outdoors, nightlife, art and independent film. Sedona always has a great selection of events and entertainment to choose from. Here’s what happening in Sedona and the Verde Valley this weekend.
4 Days of ‘Birding Heaven’ in Sedona and the Verde Valley. Attention all bird and nature lovers, the 2015 Verde Valley Birding and Nature Festival is coming. Online registration is open. The Verde Valley is well known birding hot spot. In past years, almost 200 different species were sited and recorded, including herons, cardinals, tanagers, warblers, hawks and egrets to name only a few. The festival celebrates nature with workshops and field trips for all levels of birding experience, where expert guides…
The Sedona Visual Artists’ Coalition invites you to the 2015 Open Studio Tour which will be held on April 24, 25 and 26. This non-profit, artist-run event provides you with a unique opportunity to meet many local artists and gain a first-hand view of their creative processes. The weekend event is a free, self-guided tour of over 40 art studios in Sedona, Cottonwood, and Cornville with resident artists working in a variety of mediums, such as: ceramics, painting, fiber, photography,…
Join accomplished photographer Kathleen Reeder in an unparalleled 2-day wildlife photography workshop that will appeal to amateur photographers of all levels as you explore the wilder side of photography at Out of Africa Wildlife Park. These private and personalized workshops are limited to 12 participants and offer many unique and exciting features that you can read about here. 2015 workshops are scheduled for April 24-25, May 8-9, October 23-24, and November 13-14. Past participants have raved about these workshops! “The…
Back by popular demand after a phenomenal showing at the recent Sedona Film Festival, “The Road Within” returns for additional encore screenings at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre. It was one of the highest rated films for the Audience Choice Award for Best Feature Film. After the passing of his mother, Vincent (Robert Sheehan), a young man with Tourette’s, finds himself at a center for those dealing with similar psychological disorders. Soon, he finds company in Marie (Zoë Kravitz), a…
Three performances of “Squawk: The Show” April 24-26. Times vary. Magnificent Macaws, Amazing Amazons, an Incredible Conure and one Kooky Cockatoo are the outrageous and amazing cast of “SQUAWK!” — the world-renowned bird show that is coming to Sedona! There will be three performances April 24-26, on the Goldenstein Stage at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre, presented by the Sedona International Film Festival. To thank its members for their year-round support, the festival is making this a “Member Appreciation Event”,…
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. Hummingbirds are…
Red Rose Inspiration for Animals is a no-kill animal rescue organization whose primary fund raising program is a series of successful, high quality arts and craft shows every spring and fall.
Learning some basic tricks to watercolor painting! Red Rock State Park will be hosting Cathy Stedman for our ongoing series on the basics of watercolor painting. This will be an introductory to intermediate class. The series will cover the basics to watercolor painting-providing instruction and techniques with a theme each month. The April theme will be spring flowers. Cathy Stedman, a Sedona local, has been teaching watercolor since 1997. “Teaching is simply my best learning tool and I hope to…
Enjoy World Class Entertainment with legendary guitarist Esteban accompanied by his amazing violinist Teresa Joy and his long time drummer Joe Morris. Enjoy the concert of a lifetime in the intimate Sound Bites Grill Show Room. After the show meet Esteban and Teresa Joy up close and personal. It’s a great evening out! Dinner 5:00 – 7:00 pm Showtime 7:00 – 9:00pm Dinner and Show package starting at $60 Show only tickets starting at $25 Call 928.282.9713 for reservations.
Featured Sedona Entertainment
For more than twenty years Blazin’ M Ranch has been providing visitors and locals alike with memories to last a lifetime! Come for the chuckwagon supper and western stage show, hang around for an authentically replicated Western town with an abundance of attractions and activities sure to delight and entertain! Check out the shooting gallery, get some ropin’ lessons, ride a vintage tractor pull; visit the saloon, one of a kind museum, Old-Tyme photo studio and boutique Western shops, all just twenty minutes from Sedona! Don’t miss a visit to the Blazin’ M Ranch, where “happy trails” are just the beginning.
Check the Blazin M Ranch's website for more details, or call 800.937.8643 if you have any questions.
REDS Restaurant and Lounge, located at the Sedona Rouge Hotel & Spa in West Sedona is acclaimed for its lively and comfortable atmosphere and features live evening entertainment daily.
- Tuesday April 21, Julie Floyd 6-9pm
- Wednesday April 22, Rosemary Chavez 6-9pm
- Thursday April 23, Jasom Moehlman 6-9pm
- Friday April 24, Alex Ogburn 6-9pm
- Saturday April 25, DiVom Sticks and Bones 6-9pm
- Sunday April 26, Mark Thomas 6-9pm
- Monday April 27, David Vincent Mills
Plus, Tuesdays feature a Prime Rib Special and Wednesdays feature $5 wine by the glass.
The Sedona International Film Festival brings great independent film and live events to Sedona all year long, in the state-of-the-art Mary D. Fisher Theatre. Check the film festival website's Coming Attractions page to read the details and see the trailers of these shows or to see what is showing when you come to Sedona.
- Award-winning 'An Honest Liar' debuts April 17-22
- All-star cast featured in '5 to 7' premiering April 17-22
- Patrick Stewart stars in 'Match' one night only: April 23
- Best of Fest Encore: 'The Road Within' - April 24-29
- SQUAWK: The Show live onstage April 24-26: A Member Appreciation Event
- Zenprov Comedy Live Show: 'Far Out Man!' April 25
- Critically-acclaimed '3 Hearts' premieres April 24-29
- National Theatre of London's 'A View from the Bridge' premieres April 27
- Award-winning 'Deli Man' premieres Thursday, April 30
Unless otherwise noted, all performances are in the Mary D Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. State Route 89A, West Sedona. Visit the film festival website or call 928.282.1177 for show times, ticket prices, and to purchase advanced tickets.
When you are in Sedona and looking for fun and entertainment Olde Sedona Bar & Grill is the place to be! With live bands, DJs and Karaoke, and sports on the 7 big screen TVs all the time, there’s always something good going on in this lively restaurant, sports bar, and entertainment venue. Eat, drink and have fun where the locals’ hang out, the Olde Sedona Bar & Grill!
Upcoming Entertainment at Olde Sedona:
- Tuesday, April 21 - All Star Karaoke, 9pm
- Friday, April 24 - Live music with The Real Deal
- Saturday, April 25 - DJ R1
- Sunday, April 26 - All Star Karaoke, 9pm
- Monday, April 27 - Jam Session, 9pm
- Tuesday, April 28 - All Star Karaoke, 9pm
Happy hour specials daily 4 - 7 pm daily. Half price appetizers and drink specials. 7 big screen TVs with sports on all the time.
Sound Bites Grill is the fun place to eat, drink, and enjoy top quality live entertainment in Sedona. It’s a unique dining and supper club experience with amazing red rock views, great all natural fresh healthy foods, and stimulating entertainment. In the Hyatt Shops at Pinion Pointe at the junction of Highways 89A and 179 , Sound Bites also offers dinner specials on Tuesdays, wine tastings on Thursdays, and very special “Supper Club” dinner shows, unique to Sedona. Come in for lunch or dinner with a view, and check out the Guitar Gallery while you are there. You’ll leave satisfied and smiling!
- Wednesday April 22 - Eric Miller 6pm
- Thursday April 23rd - Ralph Illenberger
- Friday April 24th - Tom and Shondra's 'Best of Broadway and More!' 7pm
- Saturday April 25th - Esteban! Dinner 5-7pm, Showtime 7:00pm-9pm Tickets start at $25
- Sunday April 26th - Steve Sandner Jazz Trio with Special Guest 6pm
- Monday April 27 - Esteban! Dinner 5-7pm, Showtime 7:00pm-9pm Tickets start at $25
To list your event or entertainment on this page every week, contact us at 928.282.1396 or by email.