As the days get shorter and the nights get cooler, we are ready for all things Fall. Pumpkins are in harvest and leaves are changing from summer green to firey yellow, orange and red, preparing us for a festive Autumn. With so many great activities filling this wonderful month of October, we have created a list to ensure you won't miss a thing!
Wine and Chile, a can't miss event in the last week of September held at the Santa Fe Opera and Santa Fe Community Convention Center. Enjoy mouthwatering food and seemingly endless amounts of wine. Celebrate our entrance into Fall with Wine & Chile nothing gets better than that!
The 28th annual Wine and Chile fest will take place September 23rd through the 30th. This is a five-day event you will not want to miss, with over 90 national wineries and 75 of Santa Fe’s best restaurants all packed into one week. Started in 1991 what once started as a one day food and wine event slowly but surely has taken off. As the years have passed Wine & Chile has received nationwide recognition and started to add more days and events such as food demonstrations and…
If you know anything about Santa Fe you know that the end of August and beginning of September is Fiestas! With so many parades, events and activities we will be your guide of what to do and what to eat all throughout Fiestas. Dating back to 1712, Fiestas de Santa Fe commemorates the reconquest of Don Diego de Vargas. Put on by the Fiesta Council every year, Fiestas is a long standing tradition. Fiestas start with the Novena masses, with a procession of La Conquistadora from The Cathedral to Rosario Chapel. Throughout the week nine masses are held. During Fiestas The Plaza is filled with tourists and locals waiting to celebrate all things Fiestas. Viva La Fiesta!
And of course we cannot forget about the food! One of the best things about Fiestas is
As summer quickly comes to an end, September is here to save the day. Fall is quickly approaching and there are still so many fun outdoor activities you can do. With Wine & Chile, Green Chile Cheeseburger Smackdown, Chairlift rides and so much more there are endless activities for everyday of September!
Santa Fe Wine & Chile Fiesta
Fiesta Fine Arts & Crafts Market
Green Chile Cheeseburger Smackdown
Santa Fe Thunder Race - Half Marathon
Ultra Santa Fe
Outside Bike & Brew Festival
U - Pick Lavender Days
Shakespeare In The Garden - A Midsummers Night's Dream
Savor - Cuban Street Music
Wilderness Acts: Art in Nature
Doggie Dip 2018
The Wild Marimbas
Annual New Mexico Railroad History Celebration Weekend
Santa Fe Vintage Car Club Plaza
A yearly Santa Fe event you will not want to miss. A Pre-Fiestas tradition in its 94th year, Zozobra brings all of New Mexico together for one night. We burn our troubles away as Old Man Gloom and all of his theatrics burn to the ground. Friday the 31st rain or shine, tickets can be found on burnzozobra.com
A little history about Zozobra, William Schuster Jr. first created Zozo in 1924 in his backyard as he was inspired by the Holy Week celebrations of the Yaqui Indians of Mexico. Schuster himself personally oversaw the work that went into Zozobra up until 1964 when he gave the Kiwanis club his blessing to take it over for him.
Old Man Gloom is a evil monster who was created to be burned. He brings upon feelings of doom and gloom. Put on by the…
When it comes to coffee shops, Santa Fe has many options. It can hard to decide where your perfect coffee or espresso is. Whether you are looking for an art-filled atmosphere, a relaxed book lovers oasis or maybe you are in search for amazing pastries and lunch time snacks, Santa Fe has it. Here are just a few of the best spots in Santa Fe to enjoy a cup of joe, let us know your favorite!
35 Degrees North
Betterday Coffee & Kitchen
1600 Lena St
314 S Guadalupe St
A coffee lovers haven, on site roasted coffee from an array of farmers around the world, and of course homemade treats, fresh salads and yummy sandwiches.
Whether you are new to Santa Fe or have lived here your whole life, day trips are always fun. You can have an adventurous day or a relaxing day at the spa, learn about the Taos Pueblos and experience a beautiful oasis with scenic views and sunsets. New Mexico offers a diverse variety of activities, so get out, explore and enjoy! Here are just a few ideas to get you out there...
Taos Day Trips
Bandelier National Monument
El Rancho De Las Golondrinas
New Mexico Scenic Wine Tour
50 Los Banos Dr
If you are looking for a spa day get away, check out Ojo Caliente. It is far enough that you feel like you are on a getaway vacation but close enough to make it a day trip. Relax and soak in
For those who love beer and amazing food Santa Fe has it all! From stalwarts like Second Street Brewery to newer breweries such as Rowley's Farmhouse Ales. Brewing in Santa fe has become a serious business and for beer lovers this is great news. With so many breweries to choose from it can be hard to pick one so we suggest trying them all! With new breweries and taprooms opening we're bound to have missed a few. Tell us your favorites!
Second Street Brewery
New Mexico Hard Cider Taproom
Santa Fe Brewing Company
Rowley's Farmhouse Ales
Chili Line Brewing Company
Blue Corn Cafe & Brewery
Tumbleroot Brewery & Distillery
Desert Dogs Brewery & Cider
Second Street Brewery
1607 Paseo De Peralta, Santa Fe
1814 2nd St, Santa Fe
2920 Rufina St,
From Ghost tours to Food tours, this August Santa Fe has so much to offer. Explore Las Golondrinas or walk downtown and enjoy restaurants and wine. Spend a relaxing morning doing yoga in the Botanical Gardens or make it a spa day at the Eldorado hotel. So much to do and only so many days in August, and don’t forget to get the best local produce at the Farmers Market!
Breakfast with O’Keeffe: Climate and Gardening in the Southwest
Food of the Gods Chocolate Immersion Workshop
La Fonda Art & History Tours
Santa Fe Farmers Market - Wednesday
Ghost Tour: The Dark Side of Santa Fe
I Sleep in a Garden of 100 Dresses
‘Land and Light Observation Meditation’
Santa Fe Desert Chorale: The New World
Sunset in the Garden Concert Series
The Santa Fe County residential sales statistics through the second quarter of 2018 are complete and though six months is not really substantial enough to see a trend, there are some interesting indications in the strong market.
The first thing that gets attention is a shortened days on market which on the surface is impressive but is partially driven by the procedures of counting days which is used by the source. For a number of years the days were counted starting with list date and ending with close date or under contract date. The status of under contract was eliminated at some point and now the date is counted starting with list date and ending with the pending date. Though the method of counting may affect the accuracy to some degree, all…