May 12, 2018 - Nov 17, 2018

Farmers Market Every Saturday

Taos Plaza

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.

Oct 24, 2018

Full Moon Hike

Taos Ski Valley

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

Oct 26, 2018 - Oct 28, 2018

Taos Mountain Balloon Rally

Taos

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.

Nov 10, 2018 - Nov 11, 2018

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Shadow and Light

Harwood Museum of Art

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.

Nov 21, 2018

Opening Day

Red River Ski Area

First day of skiing and riding for the 2018/2019 ski season with special pricing on lift tickets!

Nov 22, 2018

Switch on the Holidays

Brandenberg Park, Red River

Thanksgiving kicks off the Christmas holiday! Tree lighting & caroling, Santa, hot cocoa and cider - a great family tradition! 7pm.

Nov 22, 2018

Taos Ski Valley Opening Day

Taos Ski Valley

2018-2019 Ski Season Opening Day! Lifts open at 9am.

Nov 23, 2018 - Nov 25, 2018

Yuletide Arts & Crafts Fair

To be announced

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.

Nov 30, 2018

Town Yuletide Caroling and Tree Lighting on Taos Plaza

Taos Plaza

31st annual town tree lighting and caroling at historic Taos Plaza. Meet the mayor, Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus, and even Mr. Grinch; complimentary hot chocolate and cookies. 4-6pm

Dec 1, 2018

Lighting Ledoux

Ledoux Street, Taos

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

Dec 1, 2018 - Dec 2, 2018

Angel Fire Holiday Market

Angel Fire Community Center

Get ready for the holiday by shopping local. You'll find all sorts of food and crafts items. Presented by ArtUP and the AF Chamber of Commerce.

Dec 8, 2018

Bonfires on Bent Street

Bent Street, Taos

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.

Dec 14, 2018

Angel Fire Opening Day

Angel Fire Resort

Join us for our opening day of the ski season! 9am-4pm.

Dec 14, 2018 - Dec 16, 2018

Taos Chamber Music Group presents Beyond Borders

Harwood Museum of Art

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.

Dec 15, 2018

Christmas Tree Lighting

Taos Ski Valley Plaza

Festivities begin at 3:30pm with hot drinks, cookies and holiday music; tree lighting at 4:30pm.

Dec 15, 2018 - Dec 16, 2018

Winter Demo Daze

Angel Fire Resort

Ride the latest 2019 skis & boards from Never Summer, K2, Nordica, & more. 9am-4pm.

Dec 16, 2018 - Dec 24, 2018

Las Posadas

Ranchos Church in Ranchos de Taos

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

Dec 23, 2018

Fireworks and Torchlight Parade

Red River Ski & Summer Area

Celebrate Christmas Eve at the Lift House with the magical play of lights from the Torchlight Parade and Fireworks! Details to follow...

Dec 24, 2018

Torchlight Parade and Fireworks

Angel Fire Resort

Ski with Santa and Mrs. Claus, then head to Angel Fire Resort base area for Christmas Eve Torchlight Parade and Fireworks (6-7pm).

Dec 24, 2018

Christmas Eve Procession

Taos Pueblo

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.

Dec 24, 2018

Christmas Eve Torchlight Parade

Angel Fire Resort

Bundle up the family and join us at the base of the ski mountain for our annual Christmas Eve Torchlight Parade. And keep an eye out…Santa and Mrs. Claus have been known to join in the festivities!

Dec 25, 2018

Taos Pueblo Deer or Matachines Dance

Taos Pueblo plaza

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

Dec 25, 2018

Luminaria Ski & Snowshoe Tour

Enchanted Forest X-Country Ski Area

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.

Dec 31, 2018

Torchlight Parade and Fireworks

Angel Fire Resort

Ring in the New Year with a torchlight parade and fireworks display over Angel Fire Ski Resort. Parties abound to celebrate the passing of the old year and the beginning of a new one.

Dec 31, 2018

Old Fashioned New Years Eve Party

Red River Community House

Take the kids to celebrate New Year's with pizza, music and games; at 10pm the countdown ball begins!

Dec 31, 2018

New Year's Eve Torchlight Parade and Fireworks

Angel Fire Resort

Dress warm and join us at the base of the ski mountain for our annual New Year’s Eve Torchlight Parade.

Dec 31, 2018

New Year’s Eve Fireworks & Torchlight Parade

Angel Fire Resort

Dress warm and join us at the base of the ski mountain for our annual New Year's Eve Fireworks & Torchlight Parade. 6-7pm

Jan 1, 2019

Turtle Dance

Taos Pueblo

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

Jan 1, 2019

Polar Bear Plunge

Eagle Nest Lake

Join in on this New Year Day tradition! What a way to bring in the New Year! We remove the ice long enough for all you adventurous jumpers to christen yourselves in our beautiful waters!

Jan 6, 2019

Deer or Buffalo Dance

Taos Pueblo

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