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.
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.
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.
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.
The fun begins in Red River: The Ski Town of the Southwest!
Opening Day for the 2017-18 season! Lifts open 9am.
Thanksgiving kicks off the Christmas holiday! Tree lighting & caroling, Santa, hot cocoa and cider - a great family tradition! 7-9pm.
Affordable gifts made by a wide variety of Taos artists. Open daily 11-5 till Christmas Eve.
Museums, galleries, studios and merchants of Ledoux Street usher in the holiday season. Luminarias, farolitos, music and refreshments. 5-7pm.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
Celebrate Christmas Eve at the Lift House with the magical play of lights from the Torchlight Parade and Fireworks! 7pm. Rail Jam at 5:30pm
Traditional Christmas Day dances. Dances begin at 2pm. No cameras or cell phones allowed.
After a festive day of opening presents, enjoy an evening of cross-country skiing (or snowshoeing) along a 3K luminaria-lined forest trail with bonfires along the way. Complimentary food and drink in the warming hut.
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.
Celebrate New Year's on the slopes at the traditional Torchlight Parade and Fireworks Display.
Traditional Taos Pueblo Turtle Dance marks the beginning of a new year. 8am-1pm.
A symbol of abundance during the winter months, traditional Buffalo Dances begin about 1pm. No photography allowed.
Celebrating the magic of winter with snowmobile races, Skijoring competition, snowman building, kid-friendly games and events, live music, torchlight parades, fireworks, and more!
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.
Three days celebrating music and song with solo shows, duo shows, late night informal jams, early afternoon ski runs, and who knows what else!
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.
Red River celebrates Mardi Gras with costume balls, bead tossing, singing and dancing, Cajun and Creole gourmet delights, parades, kids costume contest, cajun cook-off, burning of the Loup-garu, crawfish boils, downhill gator race, and more!
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
Cross-country ski or snowshoe on five kilometers of groomed trails with desserts all along the way! Children welcome. Noon-2pm.
The second annual competition of a diverse collection of comedians in an open-mike competition.
SPRING BREAK! Tank tops and hula skirts zip down the slopes - grab your coconut oil and get ready for the snow!