Kick those winter blues with some of these great community events around the Sedona Verde Valley! Get in the season with holiday lights, events, and so much more! Sedona Verde Valley is the best place to spend the holiday season.
Photo: Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village
December 9: Christmas Bazaar and Parade of Lights in Camp Verde!
Browse handmade crafts and decorations from your favorite Verde Valley craftspeople! Then, enjoy a parade of floats from local organizations and businesses ride down Main Street. Bring your camera and your kids!
December 9: Sedona Festival of Lights
Come to Tlaquepaque and help us light 6000 luminaria candles honoring cancer survivors. This beloved tradition includes caroling, music, and community bonding!
December 11: Tree of Lights Memorial Ceremony in Cottonwood
Remember your loved ones in this annual community remembrance event. Share your memories and celebrate the lives of your friends and family by submitting their name to the Tree of Lights. All proceeds from keepsake sales go to the “Purpose Fund:” providing hospice families with important care.
December 14: Cottonwood Chamber Christmas Mixer
Celebrate Christmas with the Cottonwood Chamber of Commerce! Verde Valley restaurants will provide hors d’oeuvres and holiday treats, and there will be great live music by the Sammy Davis band!
December 14-16: White Christmas: The Musical at Yavapai College
Watch the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center presents White Christmas: The Musical! A modern take on an old classic tune, YCPAC promises to make this Christmas special with a tale of love, friends, and showbiz!
December 16: Caroling around Clarkdale!
Come meet in Town Park at 6 pm for a night of songs, carols, and Christmas fun!
December 16: Holiday Sweet Stroll through Sedona
Celebrate the holidays with Sedona retailers from 3 pm- 7 pm! Get sweet treats, special giveaways, and one-time-only discounts! Finish up your Christmas shopping with some of Sedona’s premier boutiques.
December 17: Verde Valley Voices “Get a Handel on Christmas”
Join the Cottonwood Verde Valley Voices for their winter concert, headlined by a beautiful rendition of Handel’s classic “Hallelujah Chorus.”
December 22: Winter Solstice 2017 Concert at Old Town Cottonwood
Join Celtic Folk duo Four Shillings Short for a Winter Solstice concert featuring music, poetry, and stories from the Celtic tradition.
December 24: Verde Community Church 2017 Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
Learn the true meaning of Christmas this year, and reflect on the traditional Christmas story with retellings, carols, and music. Bring your family!
December 31: Family New Year’s Eve in Clarkdale
Meet us at the Verde Canyon Railroad for some New Years fun! Skip the party planning and come see all your friends and family as we count down to 2018 in style. Don’t forget your New Years glasses!
December 31: New Year’s Eve Dinner & Magic Show in Cottonwood
Watch award-winning magician Eric Gilliam dazzle you during dinner at the Blazin’ M Ranch! Enjoy the high-energy show with laughter, fun, and friends!