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A Guide to Santa Fe Summer Events: July 2019

Every year, thousands gather to attend some of Santa Fe’s biggest attractions, festivals, and events. These exciting experiences highlight almost everything Santa Fe has to offer, from wine festivals to ballet. Check out our ultimate guide to summer events in Santa Fe for the month of June below:

Independence Day in Santa Fe
Kick off your 4th of July celebration at the annual Pancakes on The Plaza. Following that delicious breakfast, visit the car show on The Plaza and find an unoccupied bench to sit back and relax. Finally, head south to the Santa Fe Place Mall to experience the magic of a colorful fireworks show—complete with live music, local food trucks, and other entertainment.
Where: Various Locations
When: July 4, 2019

Santa Fe Wine Festival
El Rancho de las Golondrinas is the quintessential setting for a wine festival. Celebrate the season with wines from New Mexico wineries, mouthwatering food from local food vendors and plenty of live music. Don’t miss the longest running wine festival in the state.
Where: El Rancho de las Golondrinas
When: July 6-7, 2019

New Mexico Jazz Festival
This two-week festival features local, as well as world-renowned artists and jazz masters while bringing together two major New Mexico cities — Albuquerque and Santa Fe. The New Mexico Jazz Festival is a collaborative project of the Outpost Performance Space and The Lensic Performing Arts Center – both nonprofit organizations.
Where: Santa Fe & Albuquerque – Various Locations
When: July 11-28, 2019

Santa Fe International Folk Art Market
Experience the world’s largest international folk art market. 160 master artists from over 50 countries will bring their work to this vast and colorful international bazaar. Some will arrive as celebrated cultural artists, while others will have never before left their villages, let alone crossed an ocean. Purchase one-of-a-kind, handmade pieces ranging from pottery and rugs to clothing, jewelry and so much more.
Where: Museum Hill
When: July 12- 14, 2019

Santa Fe Art Week
Step into Santa Fe’s relaxed atmosphere and enjoy stimulating art and culture, fantastic food, and historic architecture during the inaugural Santa Fe Art Week. With over 100 events planned, you will have the opportunity to enjoy artist demonstrations, book signings, children’s events, live music, studio tours, workshops and so much moreǃ
Where: Various Locations
When: July 12-21, 2019

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet: Beautiful Decay
Organizers This summer the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet premieres its first-ever evening-length ballet: long-time collaborator Nicolo Fonte’s Beautiful Decay. Featuring an original set design by Tony Award-winner Mimi Lien, and the timeless music of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and Max Richter’s reinterpretation of the same, this haunting work juxtaposes daring athleticism against the reality of aging.
Where: Lensic Performing Arts Center
When: July 13 & August 31, 2019

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival
The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival has become one of the world’s preeminent music festivals. This annual event invites scores of distinguished musicians, along with emerging young talent to perform. Patrons return year after year to enjoy more than 40 concerts each season.
Where: Various Locations
When: July 14-August 19, 2019

Canyon Road Art & Wine Stroll

In conjunction with Santa Fe Art Week, the Canyon Road Art & Wine Stroll will be held from Delgado Street to Camino del Monte Sol. Come and enjoy a glass of wine as you stroll up and down Canyon Road visiting galleries and artist studios. Participating galleries will be open until 7pm. Wine will be available for adults 21 and older.
Where: Various Locations on Canyon Road
When: July 17, 2019

HIPICO Santa Fe Summer Series

Experience A-rated equestrian competition with sunshine and warm hospitality. Enjoy premier hunter jumper competition with a southwestern flairǃ This four-week event includes delicious farm-to-table inspired food and handcrafted beer and wine. You can also shop for jewelry, art and equine merchandise at the HIPICO Market Place.
Where: 100 S Polo Drive
When: July 17-August 11, 2019

Art Santa Fe

Explore an amazing array of contemporary and modern art at Art Santa Fe. The show features extraordinary artwork from local, national, and international artists and galleries, as well as specially curated show programming, live entertainment, and other exclusive events.
Where: Santa Fe Community Convention Center
When: July 18-21, 2019

“¡VIVA MEXICO!” Celebration

Celebrate the music, culture, food and art of Mexico at El Rancho de las Golondrinas. Listen to mariachis, shop in the Mercado and eat delicious food prepared by local Mexican chefs. Our shared histories and cross-cultural influences are undeniable at ¡Viva Méxicoǃ.
Where: El Rancho de las Golondrinas
When: July 20-21, 2019

Santa Fe Desert Chorale 2019 Summer Festival

The Desert Chorale Summer Festival Season is a centerpiece of the cultural life of Santa Fe, and among the nation’s most significant choral events. The ensemble performs at historical sites in Santa Fe such as the Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi and Loretto Chapel, as well as other venues throughout the Southwest.
Where: Various Locations
When: July 20-August 9, 2019

Spanish Market Weekend

Visit Santa Fe during Spanish Market Weekend which features the Traditional Spanish Market and Contemporary Hispanic Market. Each market features hundreds of local artists showcasing the best in traditional and contemporary arts. The Traditional Spanish Market features handmade traditional art from hundreds of local Hispanic artists, as well as on-going live music and dance, art demonstrations, and regional foods throughout each day. The Contemporary Spanish Market showcases contemporary works made by local Hispanic artists. Shop original artwork in the mediums of painting, printmaking, sculpture, photography, furniture, jewelry, ceramics, weaving and much more.
Where: Historic Downtown Plaza
When: July 27-28, 2019