11th Annual Sedona Winefest Returns September 28-29, 2019
On September 28 – 29, 2019 the Sedona Winefest will be returning for its 11thannual celebration at the Sedona Posse Grounds Park (525 Posse Ground Rd., Sedona, Arizona 86336). An opening night party will kick things off, followed by a two-day wine festival featuring 25 Arizona wineries, music, food trucks, free chair massages, a Plein Air Paint-Out on Saturday, the Naughty Bits live on Sunday and a variety of artisan vendors.
“As the biggest festival in northern Arizona, we are again expecting record-breaking numbers at this year’s festival,” said Sandy Moriarty, founder of the Sedona Winefest. “Wine, art and music lovers come from across the state to join us for this weekend among the red rocks, as there is truly something for everyone to enjoy.”
Guests are invited to arrive early for the “Jazz It Up Sedona” Opening Night Party on Friday, September 27 at 6pm, which will include an evening of Arizona wine, dinner and jazz with Will Donato at Sound Bites Grill. For more information and tickets, visit www.soundbitesgrill.com.
Following the kick-off soiree, is the famous two-day festival among the Sedona red rocks, held from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, September 28 and Sunday, September 29. In addition to tasting wines from 25 of the state’s best wineries, this year’s event ($35/person in advance or $40 at the door, which includes 6 wine tasting tickets and a commemorative glass) will also feature a Plein Air Paint-Out from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, organized by the Artists of the Sedona Arts Center, complimentary chair massages, food trucks, a variety of artisan vendors from across the state, and live music on Sunday from 1 – 5 p.m. featuring the glam-rock band The Naughty Bits, known for performing the best rock n’ roll, funk and 80’s New Wave favorites.
Wine lovers are invited to enjoy the latest award-winning wines from 25 wineries across the state, as well as meet with some of the winemakers who will be in attendance from each of the state’s wine growing regions.
Wineries that will be in attendance this year include:
Arizona Stronghold Vineyards
Birds and Barrels Vineyards
Burning Tree Cellars
Caduceus Cellars Carlson Creek Vineyard
Deep Sky Vineyards
Del Rio Springs Vineyard
Four Eight Wine Works
Four Tails Vineyard
Grand Canyon Wine Co
Heart Wood Cellars
High Lonesome Vineyards
Oak Creek Winery
Oddity Wine Collective
Page Springs Cellars
Southwest Wine Center
Su Vino Winery
Village of Elgin
Early bird tickets ($35/person including commemorative glass with 6 wine tasting tickets or a two-day pass for $50) are available for purchase at sedonawinefest.comor can be purchased at the door for $40/person per day (free entry for kids and non-wine tasters). Additional wine tasting tickets will be available for purchase at the event.