Now that the hustle and bustle of the holidays are past, we can look forward to these upcoming events for 2020.
Just around the corner is the Sedona Health and Nutrition Conference, January 16-17, 2020. Healthcare professionals will learn the latest information on plant-based nutrition, the effects of diet on chronic disease prevention & control, and how to design an optimum plant-based diet for patients and clients in a clinical setting. This conference offers credits for many medical professions.
Close on the heels of the conference is VegFest, January 18-19 2020! Vegfest is a celebration of the benefits and wonders of a plant-based diet and lifestyle. Learn how easy it is to get healthy, reduce animal cruelty, and even save the environment through simple food choices. Hear and connect with world-renowned experts, enjoy cooking demonstrations with top plant-based chefs and nutritionists, and discover the latest products and services from healthy, humane, and sustainable product vendors! This is a certified zero-waste event. Click here for tickets and additional information.
Sunday, February 1, 2020, is the 15th Annual RunSedona, where athletes from around the globe come to compete! The three distances of 5K, 10K and Half Marathon are sure to take your breath away, and not just from the exercise! Visit https://sedonamarathon.com/race-info/ for additional information.
The Sedona Visual Artists Coalition presents its annual exhibition at the Sedona Arts Center (15 Art Barn Rd. Sedona). The event showcases local members’ art from the Verde Valley. The theme is ‘2020, A Clear Vision’. The show will open February 6 – 18, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, with a special opening reception on First Friday, February 7 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. The Coalition expects artists to fully embrace the title and create exciting new work for the exhibition!
And the most exciting event – the 26th Annual Sedona International Film Festival and Workshop, February 22 – March 1, 2020! This is your ticket to the hottest show in town … the GREATEST celebration of the BEST in independent film from around the world: from feature films to short films, documentaries to animation, and foreign films to student 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! You will be treated to a cinephile’s dream – NINE DAYS and more than 160 films! THIS is where Movies Rock!
Now it’s time to reserve your room at El Portal Sedona Hotel for one of these exciting events! Call 1.800.313.0017 or online. El Portal is a pet-friendly, boutique hotel in the heart of the Arts District. Secluded on a quiet street off the main highway, it is within walking distance to Uptown, Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village, and Tlaq North. (This is a certified zero-waste event.)