This spectacular event takes place Friday, August 1 –  Sunday, August 3 at Sedona Red Rock High School and various sites throughoutSedona Hummingbird Festival Sedona and area.

Sedona is the most beautiful place in the U.S. to see hummingbirds! With three days of presentations by the world’s foremost hummingbird experts and activities such as garden tours, exhibitors, banding, bird trips and sunrise breakfasts, Sedona will be humming with birding excitement. And this year’s Gala Celebration Banquet is on Saturday, August 2 with live entertainment!

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With an altitude of 4,500 feet, Sedona’s location and temperatures draw the highest and most diverse population of hummingbirds in Arizona. These tiny charismatic birds are exciting to watch!

Hummers at El Portal Sedona HotelThe numerous feeders and flowers El Portal Sedona Hotel sets out encourage hummers and butterflies to feast at the boutique hotel. Come observe the natural beauty of the hummingbirds as they gather and migrate through the Arizona sun, converging for a moment for you to witness the charisma and charm of these tiny flitting birds.
El Portal is proud to offer a special “Hummingbird Festival” rate for birders – stay three nights and get the third night half off!  (One or more nights must fall on a Festival night). Valid for stays July 28-August 5, 2014. Call 1.800.313.0017 for details!