The following is a brief
narrative on each of the free community events we coordinate:
2014: 44th Annual Sedona St. Patrick’s Parade & Festival
will be held on Saturday, March 15th along Jordan Road in Uptown Sedona.
The festivities are presented by Sedona Main Street Program, NAU
Parks and Recreation Management Program and the Sedona Green Team. The
parade starts at 10:30 a.m. from Jordan Historical Park and proceeds
south on Jordan Road to Mesquite Avenue. Parade entrants include
dignitaries and civic, social, cultural and religious organizations with
area businesses. The Festival begins immediately following the parade,
featuring live entertainment, free children’s and family activities,
food booths and a Beer Garden until 3 p.m.
2014: Sedona’s 10th Annual National Day of the Cowboy
in the Main Street District of Sedona.
Come enjoy “a whole lot of cowboy goin’s on”! See live performances of
gunfights, roping, bullwhip cracking, storytelling and historical
re-enactments. Listen or dance to country music. Watch cowboys and girls
strut their stuff throughout town, and see western art. This free event
is presented by Sedona Main Street Program with the “Red Rock Posse” and
18th, 2014: Sedona Main Street Paint Out
Saturday, October 18th throughout the afternoon is the
kick-off event for Sedona Arts Center’s Annual Plein Air Festival, a
week long festival. It’s a great opportunity to see all the
participating and nationally recognized Plein Air Artists in one place
at one time; they are each challenged to create a painting from start to
finish in 2 ˝ hours, using a subject in their surroundings in the open
air along the sidewalks and plazas in Uptown and the Main Street
District of Sedona. The event is sponsored by Sedona Main Street Program
and is free to enjoy.
31, 2014: Safe & Fun Trick or Treat in Uptown Sedona
will be on Halloween October 31 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. This is the 28th
annual event when Sedona Main Street Uptown Merchants welcome all
good ghouls and ghosts to visit their storefronts along Main Street
(State Route 89A) in Uptown for great treats! These merchants have a
longstanding tradition of good will, providing this safe and fun
Halloween celebration. This free community event is coordinated by
Sedona Main Street Program for a howling good time. In partnership with
the City of Sedona Parks & Recreation Department there will also be
Costume Contests for three age groups, beginning at 5:30 in Canyon
Breeze Plaza. Get creative and come amaze the judges for great prizes
donated by local businesses.
December 5, 2014: Sedona’s Tree Lighting & Santa Visit
kicks off the holiday season. Live entertainment, activities and
refreshments will be available from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Canyon Breeze
Plaza on State Route 89A in Uptown with the 20' holiday tree. Come hear
Christmas carols and holiday favorites from musical and performing
groups and let your youngsters tell Santa all their hopes and dreams.
This free family event is presented by Sedona Main Street Program with
Sedona Chamber of Commerce and the City of Sedona.