Inspiration for Enrichment
Sedona’s prolific arts community and gallery scene fuse a passion for history, beauty and creativity that’s reflective of its magical setting. Hundreds of galleries support emerging and established artists and feature permanent and rotating exhibits, spanning classic, contemporary and Southwestern works in all mediums. World-class museums highlight Sedona’s pioneering heritage, Native American culture and thought-provoking international art. The town plays host to a full calendar of cultural events and festivals throughout the year, such as the Red Rocks Music Festival, Sedona International Film Festival and Sedona Plein Air Festival.
From art walks to public art, from live performing arts to interactive cultural centers, Sedona’s remarkable creative spirit serves as inspiration for endless enrichment.
SEDONA PLEIN AIR FESTIVAL
Our community’s iconic creative event—Sedona Plein Air Festival—is a week-long celebration of extraordinary landscapes, world-renowned artists, unique workshops, and wonderful free events from October 14 to 21, 2017. Sedona Arts Center invites you along to get creative and experience over two dozen master painters in action—making their art on location in beautiful Sedona, Arizona. Celebrate creativity with us and enjoy receptions, exhibitions, lectures, and opportunities to collect your next masterpiece at Sedona Plein Air Festival!
SEDONA FILM FESTIVAL
We are your ticket to the hottest show in town ... the GREATEST celebration of the BEST in independent film from around the world: February 24 - March 4, 2018. From features to shorts, documentaries to animation and foreign films to student films, you will be treated to a cinephile’s dream! Already recognized by filmmakers and audiences as one of the top festivals in the nation (and named the “Fest to Impress” by MovieMaker Magazine), the 2018 edition will continue a tradition of honoring those motivated by passion for their art and driven by a love for making timely, moving and important films. Join filmmakers, celebrities, industry guests and film buffs from all around the world as Sedona takes center stage with its biggest celebration of film yet!
THE RED ROCKS MUSIC FESTIVAL
The Red Rocks Music Festival educates, engages and challenges audiences through a unique collaboration of musicians from leading Arizona performing arts organizations and world-acclaimed artists. An integral part of the Festival’s mission is education.