Local Area EventsListing Calendar
Santa Fe Renaissance Fair.
Clan Tynker and medieval combat, jugglers, live entertainment and dancers. Also vendors, kids' games and delicious food, drinks and mead. Dress in your best costume and revel in Spanish-tinged medieval and renaissance culture, eat turkey legs, enjoy games, fend off pirates, listen to live entertainment, dance and generally have a raucously good ol' time rollicking on the 200 acre colonial rancho.
Santa Fe Wine and Chile Fiesta
Five-day event dedicated to food and wine. Includes wine seminars, cooking classes, guest chef luncheons, a live auction, a reserve wine tasting, a silent auction and a Grand Tasting with 79 restaurants and 90 wineries at the Santa Fe Opera, Highway 84/285, exit 168,
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is the biggest and best gathering of balloons anywhere on this planet - and best of all, you can be part of it! For nine days every October, the crisp, clear desert skies are painted with a kaleidoscope of color as hundreds of balloons lift off from Albuquerque's Balloon Fiesta Park. It is an amazingly diverse event that brings together huge numbers of balloons and pilots from all over the world. Don't miss it!
There is an admission and parking fees. Checkout website for details.
Historic Canyon Road Paint Out
The art-loving public is invited to mingle with 100 artists painting en plein air during the 2014 event. Artists will be painting outdoors in front of the century old adobes that line Canyon Road and are home to world-class galleries and sculpture gardens.