About Sedona

Fun Facts and Trivia


Sedona has over 2 million visitors a year.

There are 11 Roundabouts between the Village of Oak Creek and Uptown.

The elevation is 4500 feet about sea level.

The sun shines over 300 days a year.

The only McDonalds in the world with teal arches is in Sedona.

The movie “Sedona” was made here.

It snows in the winter, but the snow melts by noon.

The top of Bell Rock looks like a bell.

Home to a natural waterslide, Slide Rock.

Tony Bennett performed a concert at the now defunct Cultural Park.

The main route of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade used to be right on Highway 89A, closing it for hours on the day of the parade.

Ann Miller and Donald O’Connor were residents and were often seen at Basha’s.

The traffic is bad on weekends and holidays.  There are ways to avoid traffic in town.

Sedona International Film Festival plays host to many movie stars, directors and producers.  Past honorees include Ed Asner, Rita Rudner, Sean Young and Ted Danson.

The Arizona Diamondbacks official colors include “Sedona Red”.

The 1998 movie “Midnight Run” was filmed here.  State Route 89A which is the main road through town was closed for long periods of time causing traffic jams.