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August 2014 IN TAOS 

USA Today lists Taos as one of the 10 Best: Top August Destinations!
Cars, music, and literature are top themes this month in Taos.

The Autumn Run Car Show on August 22 and 23 fills Kit Carson Park with exquisite pre-1979 classic cars.

Music in Taos is varied this month: Music From Angel Fire brings world-class chamber music to four towns in northern New Mexico from August 15 to 31. Taos Plaza Live presents free music on the plaza every Thursday, 6:00 to 8:00 pm. And Free Saturday Music Series happens in Taos Ski Valley from 2:00 to 5:00 most Saturdays.

SOMOS Summer Writers Series presents well-know authors reading from new books on Wednesdays at the Harwood Museum. View more August events in Taos and its neighboring villages. Learn about art events, exhibits, and workshops.

Find August vacation specials offered by hoteliers and businesses throughout town.