Now is the perfect time to start planning ahead for the 4th of July holiday later this summer. Make the most of your holiday plans by reserving a trip to beautiful Sedona. This northern Arizona destination features a variety of exciting events and activities that will help you bring in the 4th of July the right way. Take a look at what you can enjoy for the 4th of July when you visit Sedona:
Nearby 4th of July Events
Unfortunately, Sedona does not allow fireworks within city limits. Due to this code, most locals will travel a short distance to nearby cities for a variety of events to celebrate America’s birthday. One of the biggest cities in northern Arizona that is just a quick drive away is Flagstaff. This historic city features their Annual Greater Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce 4th of July Parade that marches around Historic Downtown Flagstaff. After all of the festivities in the day are done, you can make your way to the Continental Country Club to see their dazzling fireworks show. Grab a spot on the lawn and sit back as the sky lights up with huge displays of fireworks. Get there early and check out the fun hiking trails around the city. Another fun city that will be hosting a 4th of July celebration is Williams. This historic railroad town hosts a variety of activities for the big celebration. Enjoy the parade that marches through downtown, the chili cook-off, an antique car show, and even a team rope competition. The night ends with an incredible display of fireworks seen from anywhere in town. Make sure to check out these nearby towns if you are in the mood for classic American fun!
Buddha Farms Wellness Lifestyle Weekend Events
Sedona is a city known for its artisanal crafts that are locally produced or foraged. One of the best places to find a little bit of everything is the weekly Buddha Farms Wellness Lifestyle events. This weekly gathering provides an evening full of live music, delicious food, and artisanal crafts all provide by local vendors. Buddha Farms will be whipping up dinner using organic ingredients with vegan options too. Everything is gluten free, making sure you are eating healthy. Local musicians will highlight a variety of music themes that is always family friendly. Multiple vendors will have plenty of local art, organic food, and unique gifts such as hemp creations on hand for sale. Don’t miss up on this truly Sedona experience offered by Buddha Farms.
Various Musical Events
Sedona features an abundance of events all summer long that are a treat to enjoy in person. This includes a variety of musical performances that are currently scheduled to take place around the 4th of July. Sedona is currently hosting an outdoor summer concert series with modern takes on classic compositions. Catch violinist Tyler Carson performing “Fiddler on the Rock” all weekend long. Catch world traveling Latin musician Eric Miller performing some of his romantic and soulful songs at Sound Bites Grill on July 2nd. The Yavapai College Performing Arts Center is showcasing their Concerts on the Green all this summer and will have a performance on July 3rd. This performance will be featuring the Prescott POPS Symphony: An American Celebration that will showcase classic American songs to help bring in the 4th of July. Sedona is home to incredible live music all year long so don’t pass up a chance to finally hear live music again when you visit for the 4th of July. Tickets start at $15 for adults, $5 for youth, and free for children ages 8 and younger.
Take advantage of the season and enjoy a variety of summer activities only found in Sedona. Start your morning with a quick hike to Bell Rock that features incredible views. Explore the red rock canyons with a Jeep tour that will take you off road and into the wild. Sedona features a variety of unique boutiques downtown that are fully open for business. Grab a bite to eat at one of the many local restaurants including Creekside American Bistro or The Hudson. A variety of art galleries showcase authentic works of art from local and national talent. Sit back at night and see some of the clearest views of the stars in the entire state. Relax at one of the many spas in town for a natural healing experience. All of this is up for grabs when you come visit Sedona this summer season for the 4th of July.
Make the Most of Your Time in Sedona
As you can see, there is plenty to enjoy when vacationing to Sedona for the 4th of July. Reserve one of our vacation rentals today for the best experience around!