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Sedona Tweet-Up Nov. 19 to Kick Off 19th Annual Red Rock Fantasy

SEDONA/VERDE VALLEY TWEET-UP CELEBRATES THE SEASON

November 19 Tweet-Up to Kick-Off 19th Annual Red Rock Fantasy  

This month's Sedona/Verde Valley Tweet-Up Kicks off the 19th Annual Red Rock Fantasy of lights at Los Abrigados Resort & Spa
This month's Sedona/Verde Valley Tweet-Up Kicks off the 19th Annual Red Rock Fantasy of lights at Los Abrigados Resort & Spa

SEDONA, Ariz., November 13, 2009 – The 6th monthly Sedona/Verde Valley Tweet-Up will bring dozens of Twitter users from Sedona, Flagstaff, the Verde Valley, Prescott and other parts of Arizona together to network in person and online Thursday, November 19,  5:00 – 7 p.m. at Los Abrigados Resort & Spa’s Shef’s Bar. The evening also marks the grand opening of the 19th Annual Red Rock Fantasy at Los Abrigados, featuring over one million holiday lights in an array of creative displays throughout the property.  Shortly after arriving, attendees will have a chance to mingle with Santa Claus himself as he makes his grand entrance via helicopter at 5:30 p.m to switch the lights on for the season.

The Sedona/Verde Valley Tweet-Ups are sponsored in part by Red Rock TV16, Sedona.tv and the Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa. These fun and informal gatherings offer Twitter users the opportunity to meet their followers in person, gain more followers, learn how to use Twitter more effectively and create lasting business relationships. There is no cost to attend, no membership to join – just a gathering of great “tweeps”, good food, drinks and some valuable Twitter tips and tools to take home with you.

Los Abrigados Resort & Spa is generously offering attendees complimentary appetizers and drink specials in Shef’s Bar followed by a free raffle awarding prizes such as gift certificates to local restaurants and spas. Hosts Megan Aronson, Nate Hansen and Sheryl Curtis will give a brief presentation, “Online Video Marketing 101 and 2.0” followed by a short Twitter Tips & Tools Q & A session. Afterwards, be one of the first to see this year’s spectacular lights displays on a tour of the 19th Annual Red Rock Fantasy! In the spirit of the season, attendees may bring canned food donations for the Sedona Food Bank to help feed hungry families this winter. 

About Red Rock Fantasy

LA_RRF1The 19th Annual Red Rock Fantasy will begins Thursday, November 19, 2009 and will last through the New Year, ending with “Lights Out” on Saturday, January 2, 2010. The festival is open each evening (weather permitting) from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for seniors, $2 for children aged 4-12 and is complimentary for children 3 and under. For more information, call 928-282-1777 or toll free 800-521-3131, or visit our web site at www.redrockfantasy.com.

About the Sedona/Verde Valley Tweet-Ups

The Sedona/Verde Valley Tweet-Ups were started by Megan Aronson (Red Rock TV16), Sheryl Curtis (Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa) and Nate Hansen (Los Abrigados Resort & Spa) in June of 2009 in an effort to bring local Twitter users together to create business and social networking relationships on line and in person. The Tweet-Ups are well attended and take place once a month at various locations around Sedona. If you would like to be included on our email list about monthly events, participate as a host, sponsor or attendee, donate a raffle prize or if you just want to learn more about Sedona Tweet-Ups, please contact Megan Aronson via email at Megan@Redrocktv.com.

Sedona/Verde Valley Tweet-Up 10/20 to Benefit Camp Soaring Eagle

twitter-logoSEDONA, Ariz., October 9, 2009 – Twitter users from Sedona, Flagstaff, Cottonwood and surrounding areas will gather Tuesday October 20, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at the Hilton Sedona Resort and Spa for a monthly “Tweet-Up” to connect and raise money for the local Camp Soaring Eagle. Event tickets are priced at $10 per person and may be purchased at the door. All ticket proceeds will go to Camp Soaring Eagle’s building fund.

The monthly Sedona/Verde Valley Tweet-Ups are sponsored in part by Red Rock TV16 and the Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa. These informal mixer-style gatherings present incredible opportunities for Twitter-ers to learn how to maximize their presence on Twitter, discover new Twitter tools and gain ideas and insights on how to promote a business through social networking. Connecting local business owners to each other, the Tweet-Ups create a social networking community online and in person.

Attendees can purchase raffle tickets to win fabulous prizes, including one-of-a-kind art pieces donated by local artists and gift certificates to local businesses. Hilton Sedona has generously donated The Grille at ShadowRock patio to host the gathering, and will provide a cash bar for guests. For Twitter-ers traveling from afar to attend the event, the resort has created a special overnight package that includes a $20 food and beverage credit, a 50 percent discount for pet travelers, and of course free internet to allow Twitter guests to tweet all about their stay. The package starts at $139 per suite, contact 1.877.273.3762 for reservations.

“We always enjoy the opportunity to connect with both our online and local communities,” said Hilton Sedona Resort and Spa General Manager, Edgar Lozoya. “This Tweet-up is especially significant because we’re able to help raise funds for a commendable cause.”

About Camp Soaring Eagle

Nestled within the spectacular red rocks of Sedona, Camp Soaring Eagle will help ailing children discover a world of possibilities, not limitations, by offering them an unforgettable experience that is otherwise impossible to achieve. It will be a unique, distinctive place designed for campers to forget their worries, ailments, and gain a renewed sense of vigor and charm in life.

About Hilton Sedona Resort and Spa:

Located along the beautiful Red Rock Scenic Byway, Sedona’s gateway to world-famous red rock country and Arizona’s only designated byway, Hilton Sedona Resort and Spa, a 219-room property is only 90 minutes north of Phoenix. Guest accommodations feature two-room suites with separate living rooms and private patios or balconies, with breathtaking views of Sedona’s majestic red rocks or the Sedona Golf Resort. In-room amenities include fireplace, flat screen televisions, minibar, high-speed Internet access, microwave oven, coffeemaker, and iron/ironing board. Additionally, the resort boasts three heated pools, two restaurants, and is the area’s largest conference facilities in Northern Arizona with 20,500 square feet of meeting space. Complete meetings packages are available. The resort, a part of Hilton Worldwide Resorts™, offers guests complimentary wireless internet access in all public spaces including the pool areas.

About Sedona/Verde Valley Tweet-Ups

The Sedona/Verde Valley Tweet-Ups take place regularly once a month at various locations around Sedona. If you would like to be included on our email list about monthly events, participate as a host, sponsor or attendee, donate a raffle prize or if you just want to learn more about Sedona Tweet-Ups, please contact Megan Aronson at 928-202-8193 or Megan@Redrocktv.com.

Northern Arizona Tweet-Up July 2 at Hilton Sedona

Join fellow Tweeple to Discuss Best Practices, Travel Twitter Tips

Event Information:
Northern Arizona Tweet Up
Thursday, July 2, 2009 5:30 – 7:00 pm
Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa, (928) 284-4040
90 Ridge Trail Dr. Sedona, AZ 86351

EDITORS NOTE: After co-hosting and coordinating Sedona’s 1st Tweet-Up in partnership with Los Abrigados Resort & Spa, we are excited to attend the 2nd Tweet-Up at the Hilton Sedona. We will be donating 2 Natural Wonders of Sedona DVDs for the raffle. This is a great opportunity to meet Tweeple, learn more about how to make Twitter work for your business and to have fun while networking with Sedona business professionals. We hope you will join us – we’d love to meet you! Follow us on Twitter @SedonaTV!

About Event:
Hilton Sedona Resort and Spa will host a tweet-up for the Northern Arizona Twitter community. Attendees will have an opportunity to meet the people behind the tweets and discuss best practices. Additionally, Sheryl Curtis, the voice behind the Hilton Sedona Twitter account, will be sharing how to effectively use Twitter to enhance travel.

Twitterers can look forward to complimentary chorizo corn dogs, gourmet sliders and fresh strawberry lemonade, and may take advantage of the resort’s discounted happy hour menu items, including $5 beer, wine, and margaritas.

Any Twitters migrating to the Tweet Up can stay overnight at the resort for a special $79 rate. Call for your reservation 1-877-273-3762 and ask for the TWEET price. The Hilton Sedona is located 90 minutes north of Phoenix and you will stay in a two-room suite with separate living room and private patio or balcony, with breathtaking views of Sedona’s majestic red rocks or the Sedona Golf Resort.

About Hilton Sedona Resort and Spa:
A part of Hilton Worldwide Resorts, Guest room amenities include fireplace, flat screen televisions, minibar, high-speed Internet access, microwave oven, coffeemaker, and iron/ironing board. Guests can also enjoy three heated pools and two restaurants. The Hilton Sedona has the largest conference facilities in Northern Arizona with 20,500 square feet of meeting space. Complete meetings packages are available. The resort offers guests complimentary wireless internet access in all public spaces including the pool areas.