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festivals

Taos celebrates the culture and arts - visual, performing, culinary, musical, literary, all year long. Artists, writers and musicians are heroes in Taos. Plan to visit Taos during one of its annual community festivals.
Taos Shortz Film Festival

March 30 – April 2 – Taos Shortz Film Festival is ranked among the “Top 50 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee’.

Taos Winter Wine Festival

February 1 – 5 – A multi-day wine festival celebration of food and wine with participating local restaurants and over 40 national wineries.

SOMOS Storytelling Festival

October 8 & 9 – Founded seventeen years ago, The festival has grown into one of the most exciting, sweetest, thought-provoking storytelling festivals in America.

Frank Morgan Jazz Festival

November 16 – 19 Making Taos an exciting jazz music destination, the festival is worthy of the best jazz artists and attracts a vibrant jazz audience.

Chamber Music Group Series

September 9 through May 22
Celebrating 24 years with a mix of chamber music masterpieces, contemporary and seldom-heard surprises.

Taos Celebrates Halloween

Taos comes together for a huge community party every Halloween with costume contests and so much more.

Yuletide in Taos

“Yuletide in Taos” is the name we give to all the unique New Mexican celebrations that happen throughout the holiday season.

Taos Pueblo Pow wow

A truly Taos experience – members of Indian tribes from around the country gather to compete in traditional dance competitions.

Taos Mountain Balloon Rally

October 28 – 30 – Taos skies are filled with dozens of brightly colored hot air balloons lifting into the clear, cold dawn.

Taos Wool Festival

October 1 & 2 – Immerse yourself in the more than 400 years of wool tradition with two days of exhibits, booths, food and fun.

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