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  • May 13, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017

    Farmers Market Every Saturday

    Fresh local vegetables and fruits, cheeses and dairy products, delicious baked goods, honey, grassfed meats, eggs, jams, flowers and plants. Live music and entertainment. 8:00am-12:30pm.

    Location: Taos Plaza

    Jun 23, 2017 - Oct 8, 2017

    Scenic Chairlift Rides

    Enjoy the views of the highest peaks of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, with wildflowers and picnic tables at the top of the lift. 10am-4pm daily.

    Location: Taos Ski Valley, Lift #4

    Sep 22, 2017 - Oct 1, 2017

    43rd Taos Fall Arts Festival

    Featuring Taos' most comprehensive art shows of the year - Taos Select and Taos Open. This is the largest and oldest arts festival in northern New Mexico with gallery receptions, openings, special events, and workshops.

    Location: Throughout Taos Historic District

    Sep 29, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017

    Taos Pueblo San Geronimo Day

    Experience this centuries-old trading event and shop for authentic American Indian arts and crafts. Ceremonial pole climbing. (No cameras.)

    Location: Taos Pueblo Plaza

    Sep 30, 2017

    Michael Franti & Spearhead in Concert

    Socially conscious, global peace roots rocker Michael Franti and Spearhead, live in concert in Kit Carson Park, 5pm.

    Location: Kit Carson Park, Taos

    Sep 30, 2017 - Oct 1, 2017

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents "All American"

    The 25th season opens with the American String Quartet in an all-American program. Works by Zhou Tian, Robert Sirota, Samuel Barber, and Dvorak. 5:30pm.

    Location: Harwood Museum, Arthur Bell Auditorium

    Oct 7, 2017 - Oct 8, 2017

    Taos Wool Festival

    This 34th annual celebration of traditional and contemporary fiber artistry is an opportunity to shop for hand-dyed, hand-spun yarns and textile art, get up close to sheep, goats, and llamas, and an invitation for kids to try their hand at a fiber project. Free.

    Location: Kit Carson Park, Taos

    Oct 8, 2017

    Sabor, a Taste of Taos

    Celebrating flavors from kitchens in Northern New Mexico with small tastes from Taos' best chefs. Live music. Noon-4pm.

    Location: Taos Plaza

    Oct 13, 2017 - Oct 14, 2017

    18th Annual Taos Storytelling Festival

    The two-day event offers tellers spinning their tales in concerts, workshops and in visits to local schools. 2017 headliners: Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer and Andy Offut Irwin.

    Location: Multiple venues around Taos

    Oct 27, 2017 - Oct 29, 2017

    Taos Mountain Balloon Rally

    Bask in the glow of balloons rising in the dawn, tether rides, parade, and live entertainment. The Taos skies fill with dozens of brightly colored hot air balloons lifting into the clear mountain sunrise.

    Location: Taos

    Oct 31, 2017

    Halloween at the John Dunn Shops

    Celebrate Halloween with all witches, fairies, pirates and goblins in Taos. A special event for families and the young at heart. Parade in your fave costume, live music, face painting, music, treats, and more! 3-6pm.

    Location: John Dunn Shops

    Nov 11, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Living Legacy

    An evening of works by women composers performed by women, including Clara Schumann, a trio sonata by Anna Bon, Jennifer Higdon, Ingrid Stölzel, Missy Mazzoli, Shulamit Ran, and Stacy Garrop. 5:30 pm.

    Location: Arthur Bell Auditorium, Harwood Museum

    Nov 23, 2017

    Taos Ski Valley Opening Day

    Opening Day for the 2017-18 season! Lifts open 9am.

    Location: Taos Ski Valley

    Nov 24, 2017 - Dec 24, 2017

    TaosFolk Pop-up Holiday Craft Show

    Affordable gifts made by a wide variety of Taos artists. Open daily 11-5 till Christmas Eve.

    Location: Stables Gallery at TCA

    Dec 2, 2017

    Lighting Ledoux

    Museums, galleries, studios and merchants of Ledoux Street usher in the holiday season. Luminarias, farolitos, music and refreshments. 5-7pm.

    Location: Ledoux Street, Taos

  • Dec 9, 2017

    Santa Paws at John Dunn Shops

    Santa will find out what your pet wants for Christmas, and pose for a photo with your pet. Pets available for adoption will also be present. Hot beverages and snacks. This is a benefit for Stray Hearts Animal Shelter & Four Corners Animal League. 10-7pm

    Location: John Dunn Shops

    Dec 9, 2017

    Bonfires on Bent Street

    Enjoy shopping, bonfires, farolitos, music and entertainment while strolling along Bent Street and The John Dunn Shops. Shops will be open from 10am to 7pm, offering winter foods and cheer, and holiday specials. Bonfires and night festivities 4-7pm.

    Location: Bent Street, Taos

    Dec 16, 2017 - Dec 17, 2017

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Joyeux Noel

    Celebrating the holidays with the music of France. Virtuoso pianist Gleb Ivanov plays in Ravel’s Mirrors, flutist Nancy Laupheimer in Gaubert’s Third Flute Sonata, and violinist LP How and cellist Sally Guenther in Saint-Saens' Second Piano Trio. 5:30pm.

    Location: Arthur Bell Auditorium, Harwood Museum

    Dec 16, 2017 - Dec 24, 2017

    Las Posadas

    Enjoy the Spanish tradition of re-enacting Mary and Joseph’s search for lodging, which some say took nine nights. On the final night they, along with their followers who carry candles and sing Christmas songs, are given a room, amid rejoicing.

    Location: Ranchos Church in Ranchos de Taos

    Dec 24, 2017

    Christmas Eve Procession

    No where else on Earth can you experience this magical event. A stunning contrast between bonfires and the Procession of the Virgin is a pageant of beauty, heritage and awe inspiring imagery. Sundown.

    Location: Taos Pueblo

    Dec 25, 2017

    Taos Pueblo Deer or Matachines Dance

    Traditional Christmas Day dances. Dances begin at 2pm. No cameras or cell phones allowed.

    Location: Taos Pueblo plaza

    Dec 31, 2017

    New Years Eve Torchlight Parade and Fireworks

    Ring in 2018 in style! Enjoy a magical torchlight parade down the slopes, plus fireworks over the ski area in the clear winter sky! Festivities continue throughout the village.

    Location: On Slope at Taos Ski Valley

    Jan 1, 2018

    Turtle Dance

    Traditional Taos Pueblo Turtle Dance marks the beginning of a new year. 8am-1pm.

    Location: Taos Pueblo

    Jan 6, 2018

    Deer or Buffalo Dance

    A symbol of abundance during the winter months, traditional Buffalo Dances begin about 1pm. No photography allowed.

    Location: Taos Pueblo

    Jan 20, 2018

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Claire Chase

    Flute phenomenon, MacArthur “genius” recipient, and musical innovator, educator and performance artist Claire Chase in a mind-blowing show, including works recently written for her. 5:30pm.

    Location: Arthur Bell Auditorium, Harwood Museum

    Jan 31, 2018 - Feb 4, 2018

    Winter Wine Festival

    Enjoy the best of both worlds - snow and wine! Wine seminars, wine dinners, Reserve Tasting, Taste of Taos, on-mountain apres-ski tastings, and the Grand Tasting featuring fine wines from 40 national wineries and delectables from Taos and Taos Ski Valley restaurants.

    Location: Taos Ski Valley & Taos

    Feb 17, 2018 - Feb 18, 2018

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Storm and Stillness

    A program exploring the power of music to depict the natural world, from storm to stillness and mountains to mesas. Works by Katherine Hoover, Jennifer Higdon, Beethoven, Ernest Bloch, and Alex Shapiro. 5:30pm

    Location: Arthur Bell Auditorium, Harwood Museum

    Apr 14, 2018 - Apr 15, 2018

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Play It Forward

    Experience the astounding abilities of 17-year-old violinist Phoenix Avalon in works by Johannes Brahms, Astor Piazzolla, and the young Russian composer, Alexey Kurbatov. 5:30pm.

    Location: Arthur Bell Auditorium, Harwood Museum

    May 3, 2018

    Santa Cruz Feast Day and Dances

     Traditional foot races open to the public at 8:00am.  Traditional Corn Dances start at 1:00pm (approximately).  Info: (575) 758-1028.

    Location: Taos Pueblo

    May 11, 2018 - May 13, 2018

    Northern NM Mother's Day Concert

    Free community-concert celebrates three days of festivities honoring our mothers. Live entertainment from traditional New Mexico-style music, Tejano, classic rock, and country.

    Location: Kit Carson Park, Taos

  • May 18, 2018 - May 20, 2018

    Taos Lilac Festival

    Lilacs everywhere! Weekend events include crafts fair, pet parade and costume contest, children's carousel, lilac walking tour, live entertainment, beer and wine garden, and the Lilac 5K.

    Location: Kit Carson Park, Taos

    May 26, 2018 - May 27, 2018

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Cello Chicks

    Four female cellists perform a variety of works spanning Bach and the classics to jazz, pop and beyond! 5:30pm.

    Location: Arthur Bell Auditorium, Harwood Museum

    Jun 13, 2018

    San Antonio Feast Day

    Feast day traditional corn dance at Taos Pueblo plaza. (No cameras.)

    Location: Taos Pueblo

    Jun 24, 2018

    San Juan Feast Day

    Sunrise mass at San Geronimo church, traditional Corn Dance. No cameras.

    Location: Taos Pueblo

    Jul 25, 2018 - Jul 26, 2018

    Feast Days of Santiago and Santa Ana

    Taos Pueblo patron saints are celebrated with traditional Corn Dances. Experience this ancient American Indian ceremonial dance representing fertility and summer abundance. (Cameras not allowed.)

    Location: Taos Pueblo Plaza