Upcoming Events

Form & Fiber: An Art Show With Members of the Española Valley Fiber Arts Center

DeVargas Center, Santa Fe

August 18th, 19th and 20th

The Española Valley Fiber Arts Centeris having their first Form & FiberShow 
August 18-20 at the DeVargas Center,  564 N Guadalupe St, Santa Fe.
Beat the heat at this indoor event during Santa Fe’s famous Indian Market weekend. 

Take home great pieces of art and wearables.
Show times are Friday 10-7; Saturday 10-6; Sunday 12-4.


Albuquerque Mini Maker Faire   

August 26 & 27, 2017

Albuquerque Balloon Museum

Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these “makers” to show hobbies, experiments, projects.
We call it the Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth — a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness.
Glimpse the future and get inspired!


Michael Hearne's Big Barn Dance

September 7-9, 2017
Kit Carson Park, Taos, New Mexico 

Nestled at the feet of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, fans can look forward to experiencing some of the best folk and Americana music around. Big Barn Dance provides a showcase for musical brilliance, allowing audiences an up-close and personal experience with songwriters as they spin tales revealing the creative process and the story behind the song.
The Big Barn Dance Music Festival is a listening room experience in a festival setting that concludes with the Big Barn Dance, so bring your listening ears as well as your happy feet.


Sept 22-23, 2017
At the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque.
New Mexico's Annual Celebration of World Music and Culture. Features music from around the world and culminates in a two-day multi-stage festival. A myriad of international performers join representatives of New Mexico's varied cultural traditions, plus food and crafts from around the world, educational workshops, free family fun, dance classes and more.



New Mexico Dulcimer Festival

November 3-4, 2017

Albuquerque Academy        
6400 Wyoming Blvd, NE  
Albuquerque, NM
(Use south entrance at Moon and Academy) 

New Mexico Dulcimer Festival is one of about six dulcimer festivals in the entire 
Western United States. It offers 46 workshops 
 focusing on mountain and hammered dulcimer, but other folk instruments as well.
Evening concerts are open to the public. 


Western Music Association 

Annual Convention

November 9-11, 2017
Hotel Albuquerque, Old Town Albuquerque
This is an amazing showcase of talent. Many free concerts of professional and amateur musicians, workshops, consignment shop for music and western wear, vendors, etc.
See the event schedule here: http://www.westernmusic.org/events