Emerson Theater Collaborative presents Friday Night at the Theater May 22, 7 to 8 p.m. at Arts Academy of Sedona in The Collective Sedona located at 7000 SR 179, Suite C-100 in the Village of Oak Creek.
Kris Neri, award winning author and former owner of The Well Red Coyote bookstore in Sedona, returns to the Verde Valley to present a free workshop for writers, aspiring writers, and readers on Thursday, May 19, at 6 p.m., at Studio B (Old Town Center for the Arts) in Cottonwood.
Friends of the Verde River is pleased to announce “River Stories”, an in-person storytelling event, on May 26, 7-9 p.m. at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre in Sedona.
“Relay For Life is the ultimate team fundraiser for the American Cancer Society that brings communities together to fight cancer. It’s an opportunity for us to remember loved ones lost and honor survivors of all cancers,” states the American Cancer Society. It is an overnight event “to recognize that when someone has cancer it does not stop. The disease is present around the clock,” says Verywell Health.
Friday, May 20, at 9 p.m., Main Stage welcomes back DJ Bear Cole.
“Monday Movies on Main” will feature the Cottonwood premiere of “Deconstructing The Beatles’ Magical Mystery Tour’ on Monday, May 23 at 7 p.m. at Old Town Center for the Arts.
The Sedona Historical Society is hosting a free open house so the entire community can participate in celebration of its 40th anniversary of “Saving History & Making History.”
The Sedona Heritage Museum is hosting the next in its Living History speaker series on Thursday, May 12, at 10 a.m. at the Museum when Joanne Vancore will present “The Harvey Girls."
Red Earth Theatre brings live theatre to the Patio de las Campanas at Tlaquepaque on Wednesday, May 18, at 7pm with an evening of 10-minute plays by five playwrights from all over the country.
The Sedona Poetry Slam has reached the final slam of the season before the summer break Saturday, May 14. Performance poets will bring high-energy, competitive spoken word to the Mary D. Fisher Theatre starting at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, May 13, from 9 to 11 a.m., The View Coffee Café in conjunction with Sound Bites Grill, The M.I.C. and Always on Vacay located in uptown Sedona will host a fundraiser, including a dance-a-thon and silent auction.
Tourists looking for socially distanced outdoor activities flocked to Sedona during the pandemic, adding to traffic congestion, noise and air pollution in red rock country. In response, the city has expedited plans to sustainably move people from one Instagramable moment to the next.
“Monday Movies on Main” will feature the Cottonwood premiere of “Deconstructing The Beatles: 1963 Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!” on Monday, May 16, at 7 p.m. at Old Town Center for the Arts.
Cinco de Mayo comes to Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village May 7, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The Sedona Heritage Museum is again offering a performance of “Throwback Thursday” on Thursday, May 5, at 3:30 p.m. at the Museum.
The Mary D. Fisher Theatre is honored to be the home for the Met Live Opera programs for the 2021-2022 season, presented by the Sedona International Film Festival. The season will continue with Giacomo Puccini’s “Turandot” on Saturday,
Emerson Theater Collaborative presents True Nature of All Being by Lisa Giordano, May 6 and 7 at 7 p.m. and May 8 at 2 p.m. at the Arts Academy of Sedona in the Village of Oak Creek. This show is produced by Camilla Ross and directed by Ashley Adelman.
To showcase all that the Verde Valley Wine Region has to offer, the Verde Valley Wine Festival returns for the fifth year on April 29 and 30 in Old Town Cottonwood.
Old Town Center for the Arts is pleased to announce Ken Koshio & Kenzoo appearing at OTCA in a special evening concert on Saturday, April 30, at 7 p.m. This special event is sponsored by Mount Hope Foods.
A one-woman, two-art show is coming back to Sedona Creative Life Center April 30 at 7 p.m.
Did you know that April is National Humor Month?
Arts Academy of Sedona (formerly Sedona Arts Academy) presents SIGHTS | SOUNDS | SAMPLINGS of the Asian-American Experience on Wednesday, May 4, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
The Sedona Historical Society invites everyone to travel back in time to meet some of Sedona’s earliest pioneers at a walk through Sedona’s oldest cemetery on April 29 and 30.
The Sedona International Film Festival hosts the next film in the “Deconstructing the Beatles’ series at Old Town Center for the Arts.
The Verde Valley Birding and Nature Festival takes place from April 21-24 at Dead Horse Ranch State Park. Festivities include field trips, a family day, guided birding activities and a BioBlitz for recording observations.