Thursday, Aug. 26
5:30-8 p.m. | Michael Martin Murphey's Rocking 3M Chuckwagon. Spend an unforgettable evening in an unforgettable setting with Michael Martin Murphey! Chuckwagon dinner followed by performance in all-weather venue. Bitter Creek Ranch, 178 Bitter Creek Rd, Red River. 575-754-6280.
5:30-8:30 p.m. | Charley’s Blues. Thursday nights at Sagebrush Cantina. Collected songs in French, Spanish and English from decades of travel, unraveled for you at the Cantina, Sagebrush Inn & Suites, 1508 Paseo del Pueblo Sur, Taos. Free. Call 575-758-2254.
7:30 p.m. | Movies on the Big Screen: Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain – an intimate, behind-the-scenes look at how an anonymous chef became a world-renowned cultural icon. Taos Center for the Arts theater, 145 Paseo del Pueblo Norte, Taos. See tcataos.org/film.
Friday, Aug. 27
10 a.m.-1 p.m. | Moreno Valley Farmers Market, at 540 W. Therma Highway 65, Eagle Nest. Free.
3-6 p.m. Farm Fridays at Black Mesa Winery, 1502 State Road 68 in Velarde. Shop and support local farmers; enjoy some wine and cider too! Limited vendor space, for application contact LisaAnn Bear, 575-779-0417.
5:30-7:30 p.m. | Taos Inn Friday Night Music with Michael Henry Collins. Live from the Taos Inn garden patio every Friday night. Michael has been featured on NPR’s World Cafe and American Songwriter Magazine. Historic Taos Inn, 125 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, Taos. Call 855-963-2180.
5:30-8 p.m. | Fridays Jess Wayne Live at Mikuna Grill. "Amazing" music and food, Mikuna Grill, 48 North Angel Fire Road, Angel Fire. Call 575-377-7009.
6-9 p.m. | Chris Morel and Charlie Woehler Live. Bluesy, funky country, rockin' electric, acoustic groovin' songs. Sagebrush Inn & Suites, 1508 Paseo del Pueblo Sur, Taos. Free. Call 575-737-1042.
6-9 p.m. | Traveling Music with Charley. Enchanting evenings of music from elsewhere and other times with Charley Bensusen, Sabroso Restaurant & Bar, 470 State Road 150, Arroyo Seco. Free. Call 575-776-3333.
9 p.m. | CappTon Reid. Bringing their signature flavor to classic hits, live at the Motherlode Saloon, 406 E. Main St, Red River. Cover $10. Call 575-754-6280.
Saturday, Aug. 28
6 a.m.-6 p.m. | Enchanted Circle Bicycle Ride. A scenic, Southwest cycling experience with rolling hills, fast descents and rewarding climbs; full route support, stocked aid stations, music, food and libations. Visitor Center, Main Street, Red River. Call 970-302-1330.
8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Taos Farmers Market. One of New Mexico’s most diverse and visited farmers markets! Taos Plaza, Taos. Free. Call 313-327-9934.
9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Trash & Treasures Saturday Market. Back again at KTAOS Solar Center parking lot, this market is as unique and eclectic as Taos itself. Indulge in vintage, handmade, plants, art work and more. Stop by 9 State Road 150.
10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Questa Crafts & Collectibles Market. Every Saturday, jewelry, leatherwork, original art, antiques. At the Questa Visitor Center, 1 Hwy 38 (at the Questa traffic light), Questa. Free. Call 575-586-2149.
10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Couse-Sharp Open House for graphic arts exhibition “Glimpses of the Past: Historic New Mexico Prints 1880-1950” Couse-Sharp Historic Site, 146 Kit Carson Road, Taos. Free. 575-751-0369.
Noon-3 p.m. | Saturdays with Jess Wayne. Live soul music at Sol Food Market & Café, 591 Hondo Seco Road, Arroyo Seco. Call 575-776-5765.
Noon-3 p.m. | Katy P and The Business. Fronted by Katy P and backed by a tight trio of musicians, the band has been one of Taos’ real crowd-pleasers. At TSV’s Lower Resort Plaza, 200 Thunderbird Road, Taos Ski Valley. Free. Call 575-776-7852.
4-8 p.m. | Arte de Descartes XXI Opening Reception. This famous juried, recycled arts show returns; plus invited artist Richard Swenson, continuing thru Sept. 6. TCA Stables Gallery, 133 Paseo del Pueblo Norte. Free. Call 575-751-9862.
5:30-7:30 p.m. | Brent Berry Live. Enjoy the “Living Room of Taos,” while Brent plays from the Garden. Historic Taos Inn, 125 Paseo del Pueblo Norte, Taos. Free.
5:30-8 p.m. | Michael Martin Murphey's Rocking 3M Chuckwagon. Spend an unforgettable evening in an unforgettable setting with Michael Martin Murphey! Chuckwagon dinner followed by performance, all-weather venue. Bitter Creek Ranch, 178 Bitter Creek Road, Red River. Call 575-754-6280.
6 p.m. | David Hammond. Warm up the night at the Cantina with a great selection of David's famous goodies. Sagebrush Inn & Suites, 1508 Paseo del Pueblo Sur, Taos. Call 575-758-2254.
6-9 p.m. | Winston Montgomery Live. Come welcome the always delightful Winston Montgomery to the Chili Line Depot stage, 38429 Hwy. 285, Tres Piedras. Call 575-758-1701.
9 p.m. | K Bolan. Join this popular longtime professional musician, singer, songwriter, and producer. The Motherlode Saloon, 406 E Main St, Red River. Cover $10. Call 575-754-6280.
Sunday, Aug. 29
10-11:30 a.m. | Unity of Taos Sunday Service. Rivera Sun, “Spirit In Action: Pray With Your Feet” via Zoom or in person. Music by Jenny Bird. Masks optional. For Zoom.com, click “Join a meeting,” type 82969056513 in the empty box. Passcode is 460184. For all other info, call 575-751-1452.
10 a.m.-1 p.m. | Angel Fire Farmers Market. Shop al fresco , with live music noon-2 p.m. and artisanal offerings every Sunday through Sept. 5. Free. Angel Fire Resort, 10 Miller Lane, Angel Fire. Call 575-377-4337.
10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Questa Farmers Market. Open next to the Questa Visitor Center, with live music and artisanal offerings every Sunday through Oct. 3. at State Roads 38 and 522, Questa. Free. Call 575-649-0831.
11 a.m.-noon | Unitarian Special Program: Local Water Issues – A Panel Discussion of water issues affecting our local region. For information on how to join, complete contact form at uutaos.org/contact/ unless you are already on the weekly email list. Online. Taos. Free. Call 877-214-8754.
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Ecstatic Dance. Weekly dance with various facilitators, artists and DJs. Connect with the cosmos through the freedom of movement as we dance our intentions to life! High Frequency Loft, 1335 Gusdorf Road, Suite Q, Taos. Call 575-425-0709.
4-6 p.m. | Movies on the Big Screen: Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain, an intimate, behind-the-scenes look at how an annonymous chef became a world-renowned cultural icon. Taos Center for the Arts theater, 145 Paseo del Pueblo Norte. See tcataos.org/film.
5:30-7:30 p.m. | Traveling Music with Charley. Charley Bensusen plays his music from his European and American travels! Come listen to music from the best songwriters you never knew in French, Spanish and English. Historic Taos Inn, 125 Paseo del Pueblo Norte, Taos. Free. Call 855-963-2180.
6:30-9 p.m. | Sabroso Sunday Nights with Michael Henry Collins. As featured on NPR’s World Cafe and in American Songwriter Magazine. Sabroso Restaurant & Bar, 470 State Road 150, Arroyo Seco. Call 575-776-3333.
Monday, Aug. 30
10 a.m.-3p.m. | Española Farmers Market. Every Market Monday is a special event! Open through Oct. 25, at 115 N. Railroad Avenue. Free.
Tuesday, Aug. 31
4-6 p.m. | Abiquiú Farmers Market. Open through Oct. 26, at 4 County Road 187, next to Abiquiú Post Office. Free. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
5:30-8:30 p.m. | Michael Henry Collins Live Tuesdays at Sagebrush Cantina! A regular around Taos, Michael has been featured on NPR’s World Cafe, The Bluegrass Situation and in American Songwriter Magazine. Sagebrush Inn & Suites, 1508 Paseo del Pueblo Sur, Taos. Free. Call 575-758-2254.
6-8 p.m. | The Arcane Ramblers. Handmade arcane string music: banjo, mandolin, guitar, fiddle and bass, at the Burger Stand/Taos Ale House, 401 Paseo del Pueblo Norte in Taos. Come, dance! Free. Call 434-825-9246.
Wednesday, Sept. 1
11 a.m.-2 p.m. | Red Willow Farmers Market. Native grown and loved, check out the goods at 885 Star Road (behind Tony Reyna’s Shop off Veterans Highway), Taos Pueblo. Free. Call 575-770-1362.
3-6 p.m. | Cerro Vista Farm Market. Come see what el norte farmers are growing, at 198 Lower Buena Vista Road, Cerro, through Sept. 29. Email email@example.com or Facebook.
3:30-6:30 p.m. | Dixon Farmers Market. Now at Vivác Winery, 275 County Road 75, Dixon, through Oct. 15. Free. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
5:30-8:30 p.m. | Jess Wayne Live for Hump Day. Electric bourbon folk with love. Sagebrush Inn & Suites, 1508 Paseo del Pueblo Sur, Taos. Free. Call 575-999-5406 or 575-758-2254.
6:30-9 p.m. | Jimmy Stadler Solo @ Sabroso. Every Wednesday evening for 15 years! Sabroso Restaurant & Bar, 470 State Road 150, Arroyo Seco. Free. Call 575-776-3333.
Monthly Walk With a Doc Come walk with everyone at ECHO Park, 940 Salazar Road in Taos. Totally free, Walk with a Doc is a national grassroots organization dedicated to building healthy communities through conversation and walking – to get people outside, moving their bodies and connecting with friends and family. Taos Clinic for Children and Youth started a chapter and all are encouraged come walk. For next walk, see walkwithadoc.org/join-a-walk/locations/taos-new-mexico; TCCY’s taospeds.org or call 575-758-8651.
Kids Yoga is Mondays, 4-5 p.m. Here “physical activity is used for advancing a child’s balance, coordination, strength, flexibility, dexterity and confidence!” High Frequency Loft, 1335 Gusdorf Road, Suite Q, Taos. Call 575-425-0709.