Originally Published: August 6, 2014 6 a.m.
'Born to be Wild' at Sedona Arts Center
This month at Sedona Arts Center, experience the charismatic attitude and wild creativity of member artists in SAC's "Born to Be Wild" Exhibit showing through Sept. 2.
In the music world, the song "Born to Be Wild" evokes a biker's appearance or attitude.
In the art world, it represents creative freedom. "Get your motor runnin.' Head out on the highway ..."
There's something for everyone at Sedona Arts Center in Uptown, Sedona. Experience more at the "Born to Be Wild" exhibit, featuring 35 local artists' creative visions.
This exceptional show presents the most unique pieces in oil, ceramics, pastels, jewelry, fiber, mixed media, photography, sculpture, glass, acrylic and so much more.
Sedona Arts Center is a 501(c)3 nonprofit educational institution dedicated to nurturing creative discovery, learning and sharing through arts education and artistic development.
For more information call 928-282-3809 or visit SedonaArtsCenter.org. Call 928-282-3809 or toll-free 888-954-4442.
Blues Masters: The Real Deal teams with Duke of Blues at Marketplace Café
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK - R.D. Olson and Tommy Dukes will be on stage together for two Saturday night dates - Aug. 9 and Aug. 30 - at Marketplace Café.
In the blues Universe, it doesn't get much better than this. With Olson - "The Real Deal" - and Tommy Dukes, who was inducted into the Arizona Blues Hall of Fame in 1997, you have a combination that is outstanding. Their voices and blues message is complimented by R.D. on harmonica and Tommy on guitar.
The Marketplace Café is located in the Sedona Village Factory Outlet Center at 6645 SR 179. The dates for August are Saturdays, Aug. 9 and 30, from 6 to 9 p.m. No cover. Call 928-284-5478.
Solo guitarist Rick Cyge shares 'Guitartistry' around Sedona, Verde Valley
Enjoy the music of fingerstyle guitarist Rick Cyge at several great places around Sedona and Cottonwood this week. See his exciting solo "Guitartistry" performance on Saturday, Aug. 9, when Cyge serenades at Alcantara Vineyards & Winery in Cottonwood from noon to 4 p.m.
Then follow him over to Village of Oak Creek and see his exciting solo "Guitartistry" performance s at the inviting Hilton Restaurant & Bar Patio from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Join him Aug. 10 at Sound Bites Grill Celebrity Show Lounge for his newly added twice-monthly Sunday performances.
Then, on Monday, Aug. 11, Cyge returns to RENE at Tlaquepaque where he weaves the perfect tapestry of music for an elegant dinner from 6 to 9 p.m.
Cyge will perform selections from his recent CD release as he showcases his unique fingerstyle guitar playing.
Alcantara Vineyards & Winery is located at 3445 S Grapevine Way in Cottonwood. Call 928-649-8463 or visit www.AlcantaraVineyard.com.
In Village of Oak Creek near Sedona, the Hilton Restaurant & Bar Patio is located at 90 Ridge Trail. For reservations and other inquiries, call 928-284-6909.
Sound Bites Grill is located in Uptown Sedona, 101 N. State Route 89A, Sedona. Call 928-282-2713 or visit www.SoundbitesGrill.com.
RENE at Tlaquepaque is located at 336 Highway 179 in Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village, Sedona, www.Rene-Sedona.com. For dinner reservations, call 928-282-9225.