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  • May 12, 2018 - Nov 17, 2018

    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

    May 31, 2018 - Aug 23, 2018

    Taos Plaza Live

    Join with locals and visitors alike in the Plaza for free live concerts every Thursday evening at 6pm - all summer long. (No performance on July 19.)

    Location: Taos Plaza

    Aug 17, 2018 - Aug 19, 2018

    2nd Annual Summer Wine Festival

    Wine tastings, food, hiking, live music and more will fill your weekend in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains!

    Location: Children's Center, Taos Ski Valley

    Aug 17, 2018 - Sep 1, 2018

    Music From Angel Fire

    35th season of world-renowned musicians performing chamber music from the great classical, romantic, baroque and contemporary masters. See website for locations, times, and to buy tickets.

    Location: Throughout Northern New Mexico

    Aug 24, 2018 - Aug 25, 2018

    Car Show in the Park

    Lots of classic car beauties, in the park. 9am-4pm.

    Location: Kit Carson Park

    Aug 25, 2018

    An August Night in Taos

    Join the museum at its annual gala fundraiser for an unforgettable evening of dancing, dining and art - complete with live and silent auctions. 5:30-10:30pm.

    Location: Taos Art Museum at Fechin House

    Aug 25, 2018

    Glam Trash Fashion Show

    Free art event featuring a runway contest of recycled wearable art creations with cash prizes! 4-6pm

    Location: Taos Plaza

    Aug 26, 2018

    Full Moon Hike to Williams Lake

    Enjoy a guided 4-mile hiking tour to Williams Lake in the light of the full moon in the beautiful mountains of Taos Ski Valley. Meet at 9:00pm; free. (Dress warmly.)

    Location: Taos Ski Valley, Hiker Parking Lot

    Sep 1, 2018 - Sep 3, 2018

    TAO Studio Tour

    11th Annual Taos Open Studio Tours showcases well-known names in Taos art scene. Local artists open their studios to the public over Labor Day weekend.

    Location: Various locations throughout Taos

    Sep 1, 2018

    Mutt Strut

    This doggie day will be filled with a 5k Dog Fun Run/Walk, dog activities, music, food and fun!

    Location: Taos Ski Valley

    Sep 6, 2018 - Sep 8, 2018

    Big Barn Dance Music Festival

    World-class Country, Americana and Folk music live at one of New Mexico's most beloved musical events. Plus songwriting workshops, dance lessons, camping, and more.

    Location: Kit Carson Park, Taos

    Sep 8, 2018

    Taos Electric Vehicle Expo

    Learn about electric cars, bikes, scooters, skateboards, and motorcycles. New models from major dealerships, demos, exhibits, door prizes. Noon-6pm.

    Location: UNM-Taos Bataan Hall

    Sep 14, 2018 - Sep 15, 2018

    The Paseo Outdoor Art Festival

    Dedicated to bringing the art of installation, performance and projection to the streets of Taos, New Mexico's historic district.

    Location: Various locations in Taos

    Sep 15, 2018 - Sep 16, 2018

    Oktoberfest

    Authentic Schuplatter band, German beer and food, activities and crafts for kids, yodeling contest, Alpenhorn blowing contests and live music; free. 11:30am-5pm.

    Location: Bavarian Lodge, Taos Ski Valley

    Sep 21, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018

    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 22, 2018

    Gran Fondo

    Choose your distance - 105 miles, 65 miles, or 46 mile cycling race beginning in Taos and passing through scenic parts of Northern New Mexico including Mora and Angel Fire.

    Location: Taos, Angel Fire, Sipapu & Mora

    Sep 22, 2018 - Sep 23, 2018

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents "Common Ground"

    Opening the 26th season with violinist Vijay Gupta with works by Bach, Reena Esmail (fellow Indian-American) and Handel-Halvorsen. 5:30pm.

    Location: Harwood Museum of Art

    Sep 22, 2018

    Voodoo Threauxdown

    Featuring Trompone Shorty and Orleans Avenue, Galactic, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, New Breed Brass Band, and special guests Cyril Neville & Walter Wolfman Washington. Opens at 5pm; start at 6pm.

    Location: Kit Carson Park

    Sep 24, 2018

    Full Moon Hike to Williams Lake

    Guided 4-mile hike under the light of the full moon to Williams Lake. (Wear hiking boots & a warm layer of clothing.) 8:15pm; free.

    Location: Taos Ski Valley, Hiker Parking Lot

    Sep 29, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018

    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

    Oct 6, 2018 - Oct 7, 2018

    Taos Wool Festival

    This 35th 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 7, 2018

    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 12, 2018 - Oct 13, 2018

    19th Annual Taos Storytelling Festival

    The two-day event offers tellers spinning their tales in concerts, workshops and in visits to local schools. 2018 headliner: Minton Sparks.

    Location: Multiple venues around Taos

    Oct 24, 2018

    Full Moon Hike

    Guided 4-mile hike under the light of the full moon to Williams Lake. (Wear hiking boots & a warm layer of clothing.) 8pm; free.

    Location: Taos Ski Valley

    Oct 26, 2018 - Oct 28, 2018

    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

    Nov 10, 2018 - Nov 11, 2018

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Shadow and Light

    An evening of music informed by the natural world with pieces by Tina Davidson, Einojuhani Rautavaara, Katherine Hoover, Melissa Hui, Johannes Brahms, and Bohuslav Martinu. 5:30pm.

    Location: Harwood Museum of Art

    Nov 23, 2018 - Nov 25, 2018

    Yuletide Arts & Crafts Fair

    Unique and hand-made arts and crafts, made by local artists. Great holiday gifts abound! Santa will be there each day! Friday & Saturday 10-6; Sunday 11-4.

    Location: To be announced

    Dec 14, 2018 - Dec 16, 2018

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Beyond Borders

    Russian virtuoso pianist Gleb Ivanov will be featured in this holiday program that traverses borders with works by Armenian, Czech, and American composers. Nightly at 5:30pm.

    Location: Harwood Museum of Art

    Dec 24, 2018

    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, 2018

    Taos Pueblo Deer or Matachines Dance

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

    Location: Taos Pueblo plaza

  • Jan 1, 2019

    Turtle Dance

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

    Location: Taos Pueblo

    Jan 6, 2019

    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 12, 2019

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Good Company with Chatter

    Music combined with poetry and precious silence performing adventuresome compositions by Philip Glass, Meredith Monk, and Gabriela Lena Frank. Performances at 10:30am and 5:30pm.

    Location: Harwood Museum of Art

    Jan 31, 2019 - Feb 3, 2019

    Winter Wine Festival

    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

    Mar 2, 2019 - Mar 3, 2019

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Blank Canvas

    An evening of musical performances that are inspired by art with pieces by Jennifer Higdon, Bruce Wolosoff, Glen Roven, and Claude Debussy. Nightly at 5:30pm.

    Location: Harwood Museum of Art

    Apr 6, 2019 - Apr 7, 2019

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Celebrating Chilton

    Pianist Robert McDonald joins the Group for an evening of music dedicated to Chilton Anderson, founder of The Taos School of Music. Performances nightly at 5:30pm.

    Location: Harwood Museum of Art

    May 3, 2019

    Santa Cruz Feast Day and Dances

    Traditional foot races open to the public at 8:00am. Traditional Corn Dances from 1-5pm (approx).  Info: (575) 758-1028.

    Location: Taos Pueblo

    May 11, 2019 - May 12, 2019

    Taos Chamber Music Group presents Play It Forward

    Highlighting younger musicians and newer music featuring 24-year-old violist Allie Norris. Nightly at 5:30pm.

    Location: Harwood Museum of Art

    Jun 13, 2019

    San Antonio Feast Day

    Feast day traditional corn dance at Taos Pueblo plaza. (No cameras.) 8am-4:30pm

    Location: Taos Pueblo