4th of july celebration in taos

Taos Hometown 4th of July Weekend Celebration

The Town of Taos Presents:

4th of July Hometown Celebration at Kit Carson Park

2020 Information Coming Soon! Check out last year’s celebration!

Celebrate the 4th of July with WAR and Ozomatli for FREE and enjoy the full holiday weekend in Taos with additional concerts on July 5 and 6 for only $59! | Buy the $59 Weekend Pass

Live Music Schedule – July 4th thru July 6th

Thursday, July 4, 2019 4:30pm / WAR and Ozomatli (FREE!)

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3:30pm: Gates open

Friday, July 5, 2019 5:00pm / Lake Street Dive with Jake Shimabukuro

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4:30pm: Gates open
5:30pm – 6:10pm: Beat Root Revival
6:30pm – 7:40pm: Jake Shimabukuro
8:00pm – 9:30pm: Lake Street Dive

Saturday, July 6, 2019 6:30pm / The Mavericks & Los Lobos

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5:00pm: Gates open

The Town of Taos celebrates the 4th of July annually with live music in the park followed by a spectacular fireworks display to cap off the evening. This celebration will offer locals and visitors a safe, patriotic fun-filled experience. The BEST viewing of the fireworks show will be from Kit Carson Park.    

Bring a lawn chair, a blanket, a picnic basket, your family and friends.  

Remember that pets are sensitive to fireworks and large crowds. We recommend that you keep your pets indoors after dusk. 

In-and-out access is allowed for this show.

The Town of Taos, Taos Volunteer Fire Department and AMP Concerts wishes everyone a safe and happy 4th of July.

4th of July FREE Show Featuring WAR
5th of July
5:30-6:10: Beat Root Revival
5th of July
6:30-7:40: Jake Shimabukuro
5th of July
8:00-9:30: Lake Street Dive
6th of July
The Mavericks
6th of July
Los Lobos

4th of July in Taos and Surrounding Communities

Many communities throughout the Enchanted Circle have terrific family-friendly Fourth of July parades spectacular fireworks display. The eager can participate in many of them, so why limit yourself to just one!

12:00pm Arroyo Seco
Beginning at 12pm sharp, this annual parade is considered the quirkiest of the area’s offerings with unexpected floats and unusual costumes. Its participants proudly display their personal philosophies and political persuasions in an often humorous manner to the adoring crowds. The best people-watching is right here. Parking is limited, so come early! Festivities run from 10am until 4pm along the main thoroughfare, Hwy 150.

1:00pm Taos Ski Valley
After the famous Arroyo Seco parade, climb to cooler temperatures along Hwy 150 north to Taos Ski Valley from 1:00pm to 4:30pm. There will be the annual Rubber Duck Race sponsored by the Field Institute of Taos. Live Music, food and drinks.


Taos Opera Institute

June 2020
Cantos de Taos group perform solos and ensembles all over the Taos region in many diverse venues.

Michael Hearne’s Big Barn Dance

September 5 – 7, 2019 The best of live folk and Americana music around performing all weekend in the heart of Taos.

Taos Wool Festival

October 5 – 6, 2019 Immerse yourself in the more than 400 years of wool tradition with two days of exhibits, booths, food and fun.

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