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 [...]

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 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 [...]

The 14th Annual Sedona Plein Air Festival

En plein air is a French term that translates literally as “in the open air.” The term “plein-air painting,” as it is currently used, usually refers to paintings [...]

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 [...]

Sedona Heritage Museum – Caretakers of Sedona History

The Sedona Heritage Museum, a lovely and historical center, gives visitors an eye (and an ear) into the history of the Sedona area. But it offers much more [...]

El Portal Sedona Hotel – It’s all about the Personal Connection

Sedona is an iconic area where you can truly immerse yourself in the beauty of the west, sadly many people simply pass through, taking a few photos [...]