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Artistry and inspiration are in the air this spring in Taos! Taos Spring Arts: Celebrating Art, Culture and Music will show off the best of Taos’ creativity with a season full of museum exhibitions, art shows, film and music festivals and more! With more than 20 events throughout the spring, there’s something for everyone!

April: Pop Ups, Film Festivals and Art Walks

Event Date and Time Location Cost
12 x 12” by 45 Artists March 24 – April 14 David Anthony Fine Art Free
Paseo Pop-Up – Mobile Museum of American Artifacts March 30 – April 30 Various Free
Taos First Fridays Friday, April 6, until 8 PM Taos Historic District Free
First Saturday Gallery Art Walk Saturday, April 7, 3 PM – 7 PM Taos Historic District Free
Pecha Kucha: Water is Community Sunday, April 8, 7 PM – 9:30 PM Taos Community Auditorium $10
SOMOS – A Tribute to Leonard Cohen Tuesday, April 10, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Taos Art Museum Free
Afternoon With a Master Saturday, April 14, 2 PM – 5 PM Taos Art Museum $35 / $30 Museum Members
Taos Chamber Music Group Presents: Play it Forward Saturday, April 14, 5:30 PM
Sunday, April 15, 5:30 PM
Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art $25
Taos Environmental Film Festival / Earth Day Wednesday, April 18 – Sunday, April 22  TBA  TBA
SOMOS and Taos Jazz Bebop Society Present: John Rangel Friday, April 20, 7:30 PM The Harwood Museum of Art $25
Taos Art Insurgency: The New Protagonists Saturday, April 21 – Saturday, May 12 Kit Carson Road Galleries Free
Meet the Artist – Ron Wesley Saturday, April 21, 12 PM – 4 PM Taos Art Museum, Fechin Studio Free
PianoTaos  Saturday, April 29, 1 PM – 2 PM Taos Art Museum Free

 

May: Culture, Flowers and Celebrating Loved Ones 

Event Date and Time Location Cost
Contemporary Ceramics: Informed by Tradition Tuesday, May 1 – Thursday, May 31 Wilder Nightingale Fine Art Free
Santa Cruz Feast Day and Dances Thursday, May 3 Taos Pueblo
Taos First Fridays Friday, May 4 until 8 PM Taos Historic District Free
First Saturday Gallery Art Walk Saturday, May 5, 3 PM – 7 PM Taos Historic District Free
Mother’s Day Music Festival Friday, May 11 – Sunday, May 13 Kit Carson Park Free
Afternoon With a Master Saturday, May 12, 1 PM – 4 PM Taos Art Museum $35 / $30 Museum Members
Dennis Hopper Day Thursday, May 17 Various Free
Trifecta Trio Friday, May 18, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Taos Art Museum $25 / $20 Members
Taos Lilac Festival Friday, May 18 – Sunday, May 20 Taos Historic District Free
Taos Moderns: Adeine de la Noe Saturday, May 19, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM 203 Fine Art Free
Taos Chamber Music Group Presents: Cello Chicks Saturday, May 26, 5:30 PM
Sunday, May 27, 5:30 PM
Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art $25

June: All About the Music

Event Date and Time Location Cost
Music on the Mothership Friday, June 1 – Sunday, June 3 Taos Mesa Brewing Mothership Prices Vary

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For more information on the arts and other arts events that are happening in Taos, go to: Taos Gallery Association, Live Taos, and Taos Arts Council.

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Taos Lilac Festival

May 18 – 20, 2018
Lilacs peak in Taos the last two weeks of May. Plan your visit to Taos for the Taos Lilac Festival for a full weekend of festivities.

Music on the Mothership

June, 2018
3 Day Annual Music Festival at Taos Mesa Brewing. Featuring over 25 bands, onsite camping, food vendors and craft beer.

Mother’s Day Music Festival

May 11 – 13, 2018
Three day free family oriented music festival to celebrate mothers day. 20 Bands, Beer, Food, Rock, New Mexican & Tejano Music

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