The fun begins in Red River: The Ski Town of the Southwest!
Thanksgiving kicks off the Christmas holiday! Tree lighting & caroling, Santa, hot cocoa and cider - a great family tradition! 7-9pm.
Opening Day for the 2017-18 season! Lifts open 9am.
Santa, DJ, Facepainting, Crafts, Raffle, Cookies and Performances from Taos Youth Ballet, Twirl Music Class and Flying Desert Brigade. 3-6:00pm.
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.
Affordable gifts made by a wide variety of Taos artists. Open daily 11-5 till Christmas Eve.
This annual holiday party and silent auction benefits local non-profit organizations serving children. 6-8pm.
Annual town tree lighting and caroling at historic Taos Plaza. 4-6pm
Museums, galleries, studios and merchants of Ledoux Street usher in the holiday season. Luminarias, farolitos, music and refreshments. 5-7pm.
With Angel Fire's ski season beginning on December 8, the chamber invites all to their 12 Days of Christmas Raffle. Tickets are on sale at the chamber. Event is online from Dec. 4-15.
Join us for our opening day of the ski! 560+ acres of ski terrain, terrain parks, cross-country trails, three-lane tubing hill, and night skiing. 9am-4pm.
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.
Get ready for the holiday by shopping local. all sorts of food and crafts items. Presented by ArtUP and the Af Chamber of Commerce.
Grammy-award winning Taos Pueblo musician Robert Mirabal in concert celebrating the holidays in Taos. Starts at 7pm.
Women of all ages and abilities are invited to participate in a weekend full of skiing, boarding, clinics, yoga, and prizes! 8am-5pm.
An outdoor holiday market in the European tradition! With winter foods and holiday music, crafts, and modern or folk art for your shopping fun. 10am-6pm.
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 begin with a Laser Light Show at 5:30.
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.
Come enjoy an afternoon sampling beer and tasting food from around the region. 4:30-7pm.
Celebrating the magic of winter with snowmobile races, Skijoring competition, snowman building, kid-friendly games and events, live music, torchlight parades, fireworks, and more!
Thanking the men and women of the Armed Services with skiing discounts, free rentals and discounted group ski and snowboard lessons. For all active duty military, veterans and family members with a military ID. 9am-4pm.