SVVTC’s Look at the Rest of 2020

SVVTC’s Look at the Rest of 2020

Sedona and the Verde Valley has maintained its reputation as being one of the world’s most beautiful, artistic, naturally beautiful, sustainability focused destinations. Take a peek below at some of the biggest events the region has to offer for the rest of 2020. Sedona and the Verde Valley are an all-season destination and the following events will illustrate why:     

Recurring events:

Jerome Art Walk: The First Saturday of every month has become a favorite evening for locals and tourists. Guests have 12 evening opportunities a year to sample everything the vibrant Jerome art community has to offer. Festivities begin at 5pm and continue until 8pm. A free shuttle transports visitors throughout the town. Restaurants are open late and lovely accommodations are available throughout this historic town. All over Jerome, a party is under way.  More information: Monday at the Museum Program: every Monday-January through May and September through December for old-time craft and skills demos from quilting, wood-carving, chair caning, bread baking, and lots more. Usually free unless supplies are involved.  More information: Call for details of the next demo, 928-282-7038 or follow us on Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 AM  

Rest of the Winter Season:

Sedona International Film Festival February 22 to March 1 This festival is GREATEST celebration of the BEST in independent film from around the world: From features to shorts, documentaries to animation and foreign films to student films, you will be treated to a cinephile’s dream – NINE DAYS and more than 160 films!  More Information:  

Winter Events: 

Light up the Mountain: November 28, 2020.  Once again, it is Christmas season in Jerome and that means a night of luminarias, tree lighting, and holiday music. Festivities begin at 5:00pm on November 28th with the merchants of Jerome setting out lovely luminarias and lighting the streets by the flickering of candles. Come early and find special gifts for your holiday list. Jerome is a one of a kind town filled with unique treasures. Location: Upper Park, Main Street, Jerome   The Magical Christmas Journey: December 4-24, 2020.  Let your imagination take flight during The Magical Christmas Journey™ at Verde Canyon Railroad. Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evening, guests will enjoy a bird’s-eye view of a magical holiday village & a decorated train. Arrive at the depot prior to the 1 hour round-trip to the North Pole to pick up Santa, who visits with each child on the journey back to Clarkdale. Arrival one hour early is recommended. Location: Verde Canyon Railroad More Information:   The Festival of Lights: December 12, 2020 from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m.  A full schedule of lively musical entertainment, a visit from Santa, and free cider awaits, making it the perfect outing for families and friends. The River of Life Tabernacle Choir will be performing. At the tolling of the bell tower at 5:00 p.m., the lighting of 6,000 luminarias gets underway in Tlaquepaque’s courtyards and walkways.  Location: Tlaquepaque   Remember to always check our website and our Facebook page for the most up-to-date information. Whether you are a fitness junkie, a nature lover, cultural connoisseur or an artist, there is something in Sedona and the Verde Valley for everyone. Mark your calendars and get to planning! We look forward to welcoming you soon.