MYSTICAL PIZZA FEST KICKS OFF SEPT 16th WITH SPECIAL PARTY TO LAUNCH THREE-DAY EVENT IN SEDONA
By Lisa Padilla -
Friday Sep 16, 2022
Join award-winning chef-owner Lisa Dahl of Dahl Restaurant Group for the first Mystical Pizza Festival to celebrate the opening of her second Pisa Lisa location at 6657 AZ-179 Ste D1, in Sedonaâ€™s Village of Oak Creek.
The three-day festival will run from Friday, September 16th through Sunday, September 18th to showcase an out-of-this-world pizza-themed party, Sedona style while honoring the revered fare and exercising special rituals to spread goodwill across the hospitality industry.
Mystical Pizza Fest will launch on Friday evening with a flying saucer unveiling, a drum ceremony conducted by Sabrina Sandoval, surprises from a roving magician and Yo-Yo Master Michael Steele, and a pizza dough ribbon cutting ceremony with esteemed guests including the President and CEO of the Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau Michelle Conway, and a special blessing from Havasupai Medicine Man, Uqualla, over the mosaic-covered Mugnaini pizza ovens to honor the hospitality community as a whole.
The Opening Night Kick-Off Party is on Friday, September 16th from 5-9 pm. The three-day festival will continue on Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 am. â€“ 5:00 pm.
The weekend carnival will feature a variety of mystical attractions including:
o Orgone Knightsâ€™ crystal healing pyramids curated to turn negative energy into positive energy
o â€œA Romance with Foodâ€ book signing by Chef Lisa Dahl starts at approximately 2 pm
o 1,000 servings of gelato courtesy of Villa Dolce Gelato
o Roving magician Michael Steele
o Sound therapy, chair massages, and red-light therapy from Sedona Infinity Spa & Wellness Center
o Imaginative creations from Silhouette artist Kevin Overhulser.
o Astrological readings from Astrologer Valentina Leyshyk a.k.a Madam V.
o Pet reiki and sound healing, animal massages by Lori Lane from Ravenâ€™s Call Healing Center
o Doggie Meatball tastings prepared by Chef Dahl
o Guests are encouraged to dress in mystical attire and come ready with cell phones fully charged for photo ops with the giant pizza-themed photo stand in-board designed by Ann Rhinehart, which will be revealed on Friday evening.
There is no fee to attend Mystical Pizza Fest, although some Saturday and Sunday activities require payment.