February 2, 2017, 7pm, Lensic Center. Rowdy young prodigy Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart arrives in Vienna, the music capital of the world, determined to make a splash. Awestruck by his genius, court composer Antonio Salieri has the power to promote his talent or destroy his name. Seized by obsessive jealousy he begins a war with Mozart, with music, and ultimately, with God.
March 23, 2017, 7:30 pm at The Lensic. With remarkable speed, precision, and sound, the members of Kodo push the boundaries of traditional Japanese drumming. Based on Sado Island, Japan, the ensemble dazzles audiences around the world with heart-pounding performances that combine thundering Taiko percussion with dance and vocals.
May 26-28, 2017, 10am-4pm, at the Santa Fe Convention Center. Museum-quality Indian art show and sale. Over 200 Native American artists participate, each specially invited by the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture, to represent the best and brightest of the Indian art world. A wide range of tribes and pueblos, with a wide range of art forms - traditional to comtemporary.
Late May, 2017. Market outlets for member artists and artisans at St Francis Cathedral Park, Place Avenue, Santa Fe. See these and more dates in July and September as announced:
June 24, 2017 (TBC), annual parade and festival, entertainers, food, vendor booths. Pride After Party at Skylight, 139 W. San Francisco St; this past year saw special appearances by: Fantine, Scarlett Santana, and Jessie Lawrence (American Idol Season 12). See website for 2017 details:
July 16 - August 21, 2017, at St. Francis Auditorium. Sensational music, top-notch performers, alluring location. Amazing countertenor David Daniels arrives for summer 2017 as Artist-in-Residence with a bevy of the world’s greatest chamber music stars!. Listen from anywhere archives: click WFMT radio.
August 18-20, 2017, annual event at Rodeo de Santa Fe Arena (2801 Rodeo Rd). Host hotel: Inn at Santa Fe, 8376 Cerrillos Rd, near the rodeo grounds. Visit the NMGRA Website for more information.
September 1, 2017, 6:30-10:30pm at Fort Marcy Park in downtown Santa Fe. One of New Mexico’s most enduring icons, Zozobra, aka Old Man Gloom, is the Original Burning Man! Created in 1924 by legendary artist Will Shuster, now set ablaze annually by the Santa Fe Kiwanis Club
November 24-26, 2017 (TBC) at The Lensic. Santa Fe's favorite Thanksgiving Weekend tradition returns for its 14th year! With aerialists, acrobats, and other performers from throughout Northern New Mexico, Circus Luminous will delight kids and adults alike.