While we can all agree that winter can be fun, summertime here is really where we shine. From outdoor activities to fun events, there is everything to soak up the rays and entertain locals and travelers alike. Read up on our go-to events happening below!
Now through Aug. 7
Family-friendly, this is perfect for those looking for a little nostalgia with the Goonies or a newer film such as Mary Poppins Returns. Starting at 7 these features will be shown at Kit Carson Park and concessions will be available. So grab a blanket, and a pillow and enjoy this night under the stars with the big screen.
Now through the end of August
Every Thursday evening starting at 6 PM in the Historic Taos Plaza there will be featured music for all those looking for a good tune and time. The bands will range from Rock, country, folk, bluegrass, blues, swing and ranchero. Come ready to dance, watch and enjoy!
August 16 – 18, 2019
Featuring 35 artists, this entertainment group wants to show Taos new realms of experience through an immersive three-day event of live music, DJs, Installation art and performances. There will be single day passes as well as the full 3 day passes available to purchase.
The musical focal points will happen on two stages, The Spire and The Glade. The Spire stage is a citadel to inspire awe and wonder, a stage created for performers to play for their fans. The Glade is a meadow for people to hang out in and be a part of the show, oﬀering a casual and intimate habitat.
August 1 – 3, 2019
Three-day community event to celebrate diversity, increase awareness, and provide a safe place to be exactly who you are! After launching 8 years ago by local Robert Quintana, it has taken on the notoriety of being one big fabulous party. Come celebrate all that makes us unique, and sharing the belief that love is love.
Focusing on benefitting Stray Hearts Animal Shelter, this concert is back for its 10th annual year. It will feature top-notch talent locally and from farther away, this is sure to be a hit with a cause!
August 16 – 31st, 2019
Now celebrating their 36th season, this will showcase work from world-renowned artists who will perform an impressive array of works from great classical, romantic, baroque and contemporary masters.
Wine tastings, food, hiking, live music and more will fill your weekend in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains! This will showcase the local wine-makers and provide plenty of entertainment (and drink) for travelers to cool down on a hot day.
August 31st, 2019
When you’ve got a conscious heart and a passion for style what do you get? The Glam Trash Fashion Show combines art, recycling and fashion into a glamtastic all ages non-profit annual event.”
September 5 – 7, 2019
Going on its 17th year running, this festival has been known to host the big names as well as the up and coming ones. This will feature the best of Americana, Folk, Bluegrass, Singer-Songwriter and many more. Grab your boots, and an ear, and come check out the best in the country singing business.
September 13 – 14, 2019
For the art lovers out there, this one is for you! Local and visiting artists present experiential and participatory installations that harness art, science and technology for multi-sensory experiences. Thought-provoking installations centered around “Connections” will allow viewers to take a seat in the eye of the artist.
September 20 – 29, 2019
Over forty years ago a group of artists and gallerists fell in love with the idea of showcasing what Taos and the arts community had within it, and we’re sure happy they did. With a blend of cultures and mediums, the artists excite both locals and visitors with the opportunity to see the best Taos has to offer for both established artists as well as the up and coming ones.