Road Tripping Arizona’s Verde Valley

The Verde Valley is a lush region in central Arizona. The striking landscapes, the historical sites, the vineyards that line the Verde River all make this a [...]

Summertime in Sedona – and the Calendar is Full!

Visit Sedona this summer for family fun, inspiring events, fantastic festivals, and more! Summer starts early in Sedona, late May actually with a new event, the Red [...]

The Dos and Don’ts of Hiking with Your Dog

At El Portal Sedona Hotel, we rarely do this - have a guest blogger. But this is so up our alley, we just had to have Jen [...]

Spring Events in Sedona, Arizona

Spring has sprung, the grass is riz, I wonder where all the birdies is? Yes, spring is just around the corner - finally! It seemed a long [...]

2019 Events & Festivals in Sedona, Arizona

2019 rings in happy and eventful here in Sedona with numerous festivals and events. January gets underway with the Sedona Health and Nutrition Conference on January 17-18, [...]

A Sedona Mountain Christmas

Have a Sedona Mountain Christmas with us at El Portal Sedona Hotel. With all the holiday festivities in the area, the memories made will be treasured forever.  [...]

Sedona, Arizona for the Holidays

The holidays light up Sedona! There are activities and events for everyone in the family, from baby to granddaddy! Visit Sedona this holiday season for all the [...]

Sedona Fall Open Studios Tour

Working artists in the Verde Valley will be opening their private studios to the public for the Sedona Fall Open Studios Tour, which will be held the [...]

Create Your Sedona, Arizona Adventure

"Create" - to bring into existence; to produce through imaginative skill; to produce or bring about by a course of action or behavior; cause or occasion. (Miriam [...]

Experience Our Native American Culture in Sedona

The Sedona area is one of the best places in Arizona to experience American Indian culture. At El Portal Sedona Hotel we offer our guests unique concierge [...]