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2023 Red Rocks Music Festival

Are you ready to embark on a classical musical journey like no other? Come and experience the most extraordinary chamber music at the 22nd season of the Red Rocks Music Festival set amidst the breathtaking red rocks of Sedona. [Read More...]

Sedona Fall Festivals 2023

Fall is one of the best seasons to visit Sedona - perfect weather for outdoor adventures, red rock landscapes aglow with fall foliage, and a long lineup of fall festivals and events to experience the splendor of Sedona. Why wait? Start planning your fall getaway to Sedona today! [Read More...]

Beat the Heat in Sedona’s Swimming Holes

There’s no better way to beat the summer heat than by plunging into Sedona’s scenic swimming holes! From top Arizona State Park attractions that draw the summer crowds, to secluded swimming holes and pristine pool homes for a private dip, here are our favorite Sedona swimming holes to beat the heat this summer.  [Read More...]

Ride the Red Rocks: Top Mountain Bike Trails in Sedona

The rugged red rock landscapes and wilderness areas surrounding the city offer the ultimate natural playground with some of the best and most beautiful mountain bike trails in the Southwest. With 250+ miles of mountain bike trails in Sedona, our guide to the top mountain bike trails in Sedona will have you on the right trail in no time!  [Read More...]

The Story of Sedona's First Settlers

Sedona is visited by nearly 3 million tourists each year! Sure you can be a sightseer, or you can experience Sedona with a whole new level of adventure and intrigue! According to archaeological evidence, the story of Sedona’s first settlers dates back 10,000+ years with ancient tales ranging from cliff dwellers and gold prospectors to classic Western cowboys.  [Read More...]

Take A Spring Break In Sedona

Sedona is a destination that captures your heart in any season, but spring is extra special with Sedona in bloom! Spring is perfect for outdoor exploration during warm days, cozy fireside chats, and the relaxation, restoration, and warm hospitality that is synonymous with Sedona. [Read More...]

Sedona International Film Festival

February 18, 2023 to February 26, 2023

Celebrate the 29th Anniversary of the Sedona International Film Festival with our team at Foothills Vacation Rentals!

Don’t miss the chance to mingle with filmmakers, screenwriters, movie critics, a high-profile list of celebrities, and a local community that cares deeply about the arts – in the most beautiful place on earth, Sedona Arizona.

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Sedona Neighborhood Guide

Sedona is a magnificent destination known for its breathtaking setting among Arizona’s rugged red rock landscapes, unique outdoor experiences, and a slower pace of life for luxury leisure time! Whether you prefer the bustling energy of downtown or the serenity of a desert oasis, you’re sure to find a slice of Sedona heaven to suit your style. [Read More...]

Horseriding Tours in Sedona

Whether you're a seasoned rider or a complete beginner, Sedona has so many amazing horseback riding tours to choose from it's easy to find the perfect ride for you. From leisurely scenic trails to thrilling off-road adventures, there's something for every skill level and preference.[Read More...]

Sedona! The Best Pet-Friendly destination in the Southwest!

Sedona ticks all the boxes for a dog-friendly vacation – tail-wagging adventures in the great outdoors, pet-friendly patios, sightseeing tours, and a collection of pet-friendly home rentals for a pawfect Sedona vacation with your dog! Traveling with your pet requires a little extra planning, but we love helping our guests plan their vacations to Sedona! [Read More...]

A Golfer’s Guide to Sedona

Spend your vacation days in Sedona discovering miles of epic red rock trails, exploring towering spires on 4x4 jeep tours, touring the Verde Valley wineries, shopping quaint local stores, dining alfresco on scenic outdoor patios, and playing picturesque rounds of world-class golf in all four seasons. [Read More...]

5 Reasons to Spend a Month in Sedona

Explore the beauty of the great outdoors, experience the finer things in life, and enjoy a change of scenery in Sedona – it’s more important than you think! However you choose to experience life, you’ll find it here in Sedona. We’re partial to Sedona, of course, here’s 5 reasons why you should be too. [Read More...]

Top Things To Do in Sedona

There are 101+ things to do in Sedona but we’ve picked our favorites to ensure that each and every day of your monthly stay in Sedona is inspiring and unique. We’ve touched on the top Sedona attractions, rich Southwest culture, fun artsy vibe of Uptown, and natural red rock beauty of the great outdoors. [Read More...]

Sedona Fall Festivals 2022

Fall is well-celebrated in Sedona and there’s always something fun happening around town. Enjoy live music at local vineyards, breweries and music events, creative arts and craft festivals, fall farmers’ markets, and a wonderful warm up to the holiday season. Here’s our guide to what’s happening in Sedona this fall. [Read More...]

Sedona Vacation Rentals for Fall

Fall is a spectacular and special season to visit Sedona and the scenic Verde Valley. The sweltering summer heat (and crowds!) are gone, Sedona’s sacred canyons, national forests, and epic trails are ablaze with majestic fall colors, and there are countless activities and attractions for every type of traveler! [Read More...]

Family Reunions are FUN in Sedona

After a long season of isolation, reuniting with family is one of the top priorities for travelers! The first step to planning a family vacation or reunion is picking the perfect destination with attractions and activities for the whole crew - Sedona is the perfect destination for your next family getaway. [Read More...]

Sedona on a Budget

Sedona is not a destination that springs to mind when planning a budget vacation, but it’s possible!  From cozy cabins on the creek and golf course condos on the fairways to charming homes in the heart of Uptown Sedona, you’ll find affordable luxury with Foothills and fun, free things to do in scenic Sedona! [Read More...]

Top State Parks near Sedona

Sedona is a base camp for some of the top State Parks in Arizona and a scenic drive to the southern rim of the Grand Canyon. If you’re planning a vacation to Sedona, here’s our top pick of state parks not to be overlooked during your stay.  [Read More...]

Say YES to a Destination Wedding in Sedona

Sedona is a magical wedding destination rooted in love, romance, old world charm and natural beauty. From intimate chapel weddings to elegant and luxury fairy tale soirees, Sedona is the most beautiful place on earth to celebrate love. [Read More...]

Favorite Holiday Activities & Events

Christmas isn’t a season, it’s a feeling and you can experience all the magical feels (and so much more!) with a Christmas vacation in Sedona. Sedona offers visitors the perfect mix of adventures, relaxation and a festive line-up of seasonal events and festivities.  [Read More...]

The Ultimate Guide to Wine Tasting in Sedona

Sedona is surrounded by thriving vineyards, tranquil tasting rooms and a community of wine connoisseurs passionately restoring Arizona’s wine history. Sip local, take a scenic drive on the Verde valley Wine Trail or book a unique Sedona wine experience. [Read More...]

Thanksgiving in Sedona

Sedona in November brings mild fall temperatures, warm days and sunny skies for outdoor adventures, cool nights for cozying up round the fire, and festive seasonal events and fun things to do on your Thanksgiving weekend in Sedona. [Read More...]

Top Haunted Attractions in Sedona

Halloween is one of the most celebrated holidays in the US and a fun time of year with dress-up and costume contents, spooky Halloween décor, hand-carved jack-o’-lanterns, candy corn, hayrides and lots of hauntingly good fun. Be sure to add these top haunted attractions in Sedona to your vacation itinerary this Halloween. [Read More...]

Nightlife in Sedona

Sedona is a vacation destination that bustles with activity during the day and is quieter at night. You won't fnd night clubs or row blog-sectiondy late night venues but instead upscale bars and casual breweries, award-winning restaurants with scenic outdoor patios and cozy lounges with indoor fireplaces. [Read More...]

The Ultimate Guide to a Weekend in Sedona

Escape the crowds and hike or bike the Sedona trails, or soak up the buzz, shop, wine and dine in Uptown and the vibrant neighborhoods of Sedona. Whether it’s a guys or gals weekend, a romantic getaway or a family vacation, Sedona is a popular weekend destination for escaping the city and appeals to travelers of all ages. [Read More...]

Top Sedona Outdoor Patios with a View

Foothills Vacation Rentals takes you on a culinary journey of the best outdoor patios with a view in Sedona. Celebrate your vacation in Sedona with tasty cuisine, colorful cocktails and scenic red rock backdrops on the best patios in and around Sedona. [Read More...]

15 Fun Things to Do with Kids in Sedona

Sedona is a natural playground with an abundance of free attractions in the great outdoors, over 300 miles of epic trails, amazing desert scenery and endless opportunity to burn off energy, interact with wildlife, explore nature and spend quality family time in the most spectacular setting or red rocks and natural wonders. [Read More...]

Fall Foliage in Sedona

Whether you’re taking a scenic drive, hiking Sedona’s top fall foliage trails or soaring through the skies on a hot air balloon, the sights, sounds and smell of fall surround you at every turn in Sedona and the beautiful Verde Valley. [Read More...]