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Sedona Festivals & Events

Celebrating Film, Bikes, Food, & Art

Blame it on our perfect year-round weather and stunning 360 degree views—Sedona is a national hotspot for festivals of all kinds. From Wolf Week to Star Parties, from the world renowned Sedona Film Festival to the world renowned Sedona Mountain Bike Fest, Sedona Real is the perfect base to catch any of these legendary events.

Conveniently located
Close to trails, not crowds

Located on the west side of Sedona with trails right at your doorstep, and Uptown shopping and dining a 6-minute drive away.


Sedona Photography Symposium

Experience and learn new photography skills in an upbeat, welcoming environment. The Sedona Photography Symposium is an event that will inspire  as you further define your personal creativity and style in one of the world’s most magnificent landscapes. Brought to you by the Sedona Camera Club, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing educational opportunities for photographers of all skill levels.

As an official supporter of the Sedona Photography Symposium, Sedona Real offers reduced rates to attendees.

Sedona Real VegFest

Sedona VegFest

Sedona VegFest two-day celebration of the joys of plant-based eating. Featuring exciting products, services and information supportive of whole food plant-based living, participants learn about the benefits of a plant-based nutrition and lifestyle in a fun, festive atmosphere.

As a supporter of the Sedona VegFest, Sedona Real offers discounted stays for attendees.


Sedona Food Truck Festival

If good food, good music and good beer are on your list of favorites, then this event is for you. Sedona’s fourth annual Food Truck Festival will be held at Posse Grounds Park from 11 AM – 5 PM.

With your free admission enjoy live music and entertainment, along with food trucks featuring $5 sampler menus, and a beer garden with $5 beer and wine for sale.

Sedona Real Run Sedona

Run Sedona 5K & 10K

With the stunning backdrop of Sedona’s Red Rocks, it’s easy to see why the Run Sedona has become one of our most popular events. Sedona Real offers a comfy home base waiting when you return to rest and rejuvenate.  Run Sedona features a half marathon, 10K, and 5K route, all conveniently located near Sedona Real. Visit the official Run Sedona site to view all course maps and stations.

As event supporters, we offer exclusive reduced rates for all attendees.

Sedona Real International Film Festival

Sedona International Film Festival

The Sedona International Film Festival is quickly becoming one of the top film festivals in the nation. With so many great films screened in such a beautiful setting, it’s not hard to see why. The Sedona International Film Festivals participating theaters are located within one-mile of our front door – with so many great films to see, why waste time traveling? Your room at Sedona Real will keep you in the heart of it all.

Sedona Real offers exclusive room rates as a welcome for attendants – you don’t have to be a celebrity to get treated like one. 

Sedona Real MTB Festival

Sedona Mountain Bike Festival

The Sedona Mountain Bike Festival is a three-day celebration of everything mountain bike. Demos, shuttle rides, beer garden, great bands, and world-class biking trails – you and your bike can get as dirty as you’d like. 

Sedona Real has a passion for mountain bikes. Our staff is happy to help you find the perfect trail or road no matter what your skill level. Plus, you can leave our famous red dirt behind with free, unlimited use of our bike wash and repair station. 

We are pleased to offer exclusive reduced rates as a welcome for all festival-goers.

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Sedona Illuminate Film Festival

Dedicated to elevating human consciousness and inspiring lasting transformation through cinema, the Illuminate Film Festival showcases narrative features, documentaries and shorts in the mind-body-spirit genre.

We’re excited to be sponsoring this magical event which celebrates wisdom-centered film making. Enjoy exclusive reduced rates and benefits during the Illuminate Film Festival, including the convenience of catching the festival shuttle in our lobby and socializing with event goers and filmmakers while on the property.

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