August 2015

What’s Going On? – Taos – August 2015



July 31-Aug. 2

César Chávez Cultural Tourism Conference

Old Taos County Courthouse, Kit Carson Park

See newsbite, page 13


August 1, 9 am-4 pm

Taos Home & Garden Tour

Four venues highlight integration of architecture and gardens. See local artists at work at each home.,


Aug. 20-23

Taos County Fair

Juan I. Gonzáles Agricultural Center

Livestock exhibits, watermelon and pie eating contests, live music. 575.758.3982,



What’s Going On? – Here & There – August 2015


July 31-Aug. 9

Las Vegas Heritage Week

Various Locations, Las Vegas, NM

100-horse Cowboy Reunion Parade, cowboy quilt exhibit, rodeo, self-guided tours of historic homes, more. 505.425.8803,


Aug. 4

Santo Domingo Pueblo Feast Day

Santo Domingo Pueblo, NM


Aug. 5-9

Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial

Red Rock State Park, Gallup, NM

Dancers, artisans, musicians, vendors and families from tribes across the U.S. and Mexico. 505.863.3896,


Aug. 5-9

Native Film Series

Gallup, NM

Third annual. Native filmmakers. 505.870.1124,


Aug. 9

Pueblo Independence Day

Jemez Pueblo Plaza

13-mile pilgrimage run from the plaza to Jemez Historic Site kicks off events commemorating the 1680 Pueblo Revolt. Native food, dances, arts & crafts. Free.


Aug. 13, 5:30-7 pm

Green Drinks/NMSEA

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