Taos has a multitude of activities for children of all ages. Whether you need to get out for an adventure with your little ones or you are looking for a weekly pursuit for your children to be involved in, check out this list of activities to motivate, inspire and challenge your family.

Special Events and Activities in and around Taos

ONGOINGMay 12, 2018 - Nov 17, 2018 Farmers Market Every Saturday Fresh local vegetables and fruits, cheeses and dairy products, delicious baked goods, honey, grassfed meats, eggs, jams, flowers and plants. Live music and entertainment. 8:00am-12:30pm. Location: Taos Plaza

ONGOING: May 23, 2018 - Aug 15, 2018 Movies on the Green Bring a blanket, a picnic basket & your family and friends! Movies every Wednesday night beginning at 6pm with show starting at dusk. Free! Location: Kit Carson Park, Taos

Apr 1, 2018 Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt Part scavenger hunt, part ski adventure! Search our mountain to find letters to spell BUNNY and receive a special gift from our Easter basket! 9:30-4pm. Location: Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort

Apr 1, 2018 Closing Day at Taos Ski Valley The last day of the 2017/2018 winter ski and snowboard season at Taos Ski Valley. Location: Taos Ski Valley

Apr 28, 2018 Invent Event Make, craft, build and play at this community celebration of creativity and technology! Free fun for the whole family! Location: Enos Garcia Elementary School, Taos

May 3, 2018 Santa Cruz Feast Day and Dances Traditional foot races open to the public at 8:00am. Traditional Corn Dances from 1-5pm (approx).  Info: (575) 758-1028. Location: Taos Pueblo

May 11, 2018 - May 13, 2018 Northern NM Mother's Day Concert Free community-concert celebrates three days of festivities honoring our mothers. Live entertainment from traditional New Mexico-style music, Tejano, classic rock, and country. Location: Kit Carson Park, Taos

May 17, 2018 Dennis Hopper Day 2018 festivities include the 4th Annual Easy Rider Ride & Rally, live music and screenings of Hopper’s most famous films. Festivites begin at 5pm. Location: Taos Community Auditorium

May 18, 2018 - May 20, 2018 Taos Lilac Festival Lilacs everywhere! Weekend events include crafts fair, pet parade and costume contest, children's carousel, lilac walking tour, live entertainment, beer and wine garden, and the Lilac 5K. Location: Kit Carson Park, Taos

May 18, 2018 - May 20, 2018 Arts & Crafts Fair 48h Annual Arts and Crafts Fair in beautiful Kit Carson Park, accompanied by the Taos Lilac Festival. 10am-4pm daily. Location: Kit Carson Park in Taos

May 24, 2018 - May 28, 2018 Memorial Day Motorcycle Rally Get ready for the rumble... of 20,000 motorcycles, live music, and Harley Davidson Busted Knuckles Stunt Tour. Monday morning, join in the Memorial Day 25-mile parade to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Location: Red River

May 26, 2018 - May 27, 2018 Mountain Bike Demo Daze Which mountain bike fits you best? Try a bevy of bikes and test ride to your heart's content on real trails. The only lift-access Summer bike demo in the southwest! 9am-4pm. Location: Angel Fire Bike Park

May 26, 2018 Cumbres Toltec RR Season Begins Built in 1880 and little changed since, take a ride on the finest example of steam era mountain railroading in North America. Opening Day celebrations begin at 9am and continue all day with train rides through the mountains of New Mexico and Colorado. Location: Chama, NM & Antonito, CO

May 28, 2018 Memorial Day Weekend Ceremonies Veterans and their friends and families come from all across America to honor our fallen soldiers from the Vietnam War. Flag March, service & speakers, morning motorcycle run from Red River. Location: Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Angel Fire

Jun 1, 2018 - Jun 3, 2018 Music on the Mothership Festival Three days of live bands and jaw-dropping views of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. See website for the line-up. Location: Taos Mesa Brewing Company

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