November is an exciting moth filled with snow, Thanksgiving and pre-holiday activities. Ski Santa Fe opening is a highlight in the month of November. We have all patiently waited months for snow and it is finally here! Of course we cannot forget the Annual Christmas tree lighting a traditional held by many New Mexicans. The month of November has several fun activities, as we approach the holidays let us know what you favorite activities in November are!
Ski Santa Fe Tentative Opening November 22 Ski Santa Fe’s opening day! Finally the mountain is open spend the day celebrating Thanksgiving in the best way. skisantafe.com
Recycle Santa Fe Art Festival November 30th, 5 - 9pm Santa Fe’s always popular Recycle Fashion show brings clothing, crafts and the arts to show how we can reuse everyday items in the best ways possible.
Christmas Tree Lighting on The Plaza November 24th, 3:00pm The Historic Plaza Get in the holiday spirit with our annual Christmas tree lighting on The Plaza! Enjoy caroling, food and of course hot chocolate to keep you warm!
Contemporary Southwest II November 2nd, 10am -1pm Santa Fe School of Cooking Learn and Experience techniques from experienced chefs and the best cuisine the Southwest has to offer. santafeschoolofcooking.com
Handmade Paper Lanterns November 3rd, 10am - 4pm Paper Rain Studio Spend the day learning how to create traditional Japanese lantern! Sign up for the class at mallegni.com
Fall Fishing Season November 1st Fish before the fall season is over! nps.gov
Discovery Walking Tours November 1st La Fonda on the Plaza Learn about Santa Fe’s rich history and take a nice stroll through downtown Santa Fe.
Tacos & Tequila November 1st, 5:30 - 8:30pm The Spa at Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado Santa Fe Enjoy a fun Thursday night with tacos and tequila! With three tacos and three flights of tequila you will have a fun night with delicious food. fourseasons.com
Art Adventure in the SW: Sketching and Painting Santa Fe November 2nd Various Locations Enjoy panting in the great outdoors, with sought after painter Jane Shoenfeld. All levels are welcome and art materials are applied. Classes are meant to be fun and educational. newmexico.org
Tamales I November 21st, 10:00am Santa Fe School of Cooking Learn hands on how to make traditional tamales. You learn how to make three different types of tamales such as red chile pork, blue corn calabacita and chicken in a banana leaf. santafeschoolofcooking.com
Botanical Book Club November 13th, 1- 2:30pm Santa Fe Botanical Gardens You are invited to the Botanical Gardens monthly book club! On the second Tuesday of every month there is no invite needed just stop by and talk about the book of the month and meet new people. santafebotanicalgarden.com
Southwest Tapas November 20th, 10 - 1pm Santa Fe School of Cooking Learn how to make traditional Spanish tapas! Small appetizers made with local ingredients. santafeschoolofcooking.com
Circus Luminous: Clown Alchemy November 24th Lensic Performing Arts Center Be mesmerized by the magical 15th annual Circus Luminous! An exciting event filled with acrobatics, dancers, aerialists and of course clowns. Buy your tickets at lensic.org
Cowgirl Karaoke Cowgirl BBQ A fun eventful night hosted by Michele Leidig, sing your favorite song and dance the night away. cowgirlsantafe.com
Geeks Who Drink Second Street Brewery at the Railyard Bring your friends and play a fun game of Geeks Who Drink. Test your knowledge and see if you can win while drinking. geekswhodrink.com
Taos Chamber of Music Group: Shadow & Light November 10th Harwood Museum Spend a lovely night listening to beautiful music performed by, Tina Davidson’s Blue Curve of the Earth and Einojuhani Rautavaara’s Notturno & Danze. taoschamber.com
Argentine Tango Milonga November 27th El Meson Restaurant A non-profit organization cultivated to teach Argentine tango in the Santa Fe area. Learn the basics of tango in a fun environment. 11th Annual Atalaya Turkey Trot November 22nd Santa Fe Plaza Trot your way through a 5k! With over 450 runners this is Atalayas biggest fundraiser. atalayapta.org
Chef’s Kitchen Table November 5th - December 31st Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado Sit in the middle of all the action! Experience a fast paced look into the kitchen of Terra Encantado. Chat with executive Chef Kai and enjoy a night of delicious food. fourseasons.com
Art & Yoga Tour: Art for Mind and Body November 6th Various Locations Experience a two hour mind and body artwork workshop. Connecting the visual arts of Canyon Road to yoga and the movements that go along with it. santafearttours.com