October 3 - 4, 2015
El Rancho de Las Golandrinas
Bring in the harvest with villagers as they crush grapes for wine by foot, string chile ristras, make tortillas, bake fresh bread and much moreǃ Our most popular community celebrationǃ
ALBUQUERQUE INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FIESTA
October 3 - 11, 2015
Hundreds of balloons fill the sky at dawn and dusk for nine days, with races, night flights, and more. Balloon Fiesta Park, 5000 Balloon Fiesta Parkway, Albuquerque.
ABIQUIU STUDIO TOUR
October 10 - 12, 2015
Abiquiú, US HWY 84/285, 18 miles NW of Espanola
More than 70 artists welcome visitors to their studios in this annual tour. You'll see paintings, weavings, furniture, traditional Spanish Colonial art and much more as you explore the gorgeous place where Georgia O'Keeffe once lived and worked.
October 17, 2015
The Annual Paint Out continues a tradition of painting "en plein air" that began a century ago, on fabled Canyon Road, when artists first arrived with early settlers.
October 18 - 19, 2015
Galisteo, 25 miles south of Santa Fe off Highway 285
Visit this once a year event where over 30 local artists open their private studios to the public. A free event, much of it walkable through our historic adobe village. All disciplines and media.
Has the City of the Monkey God been Revealed? Highlights from a Honduran Rainforest Expedition with Douglas Preston
October 20 - 6:30pm
Lensic Performing Arts Center
The School for Advanced Research presents a this lecture with Douglas Preston. Preston covered this Honduran Rainforest Expedition for National Geographic. In February 2015, an expedition to Honduras emerged from the jungle with dramatic news of the discovery of a mysterious culture’s lost city, never before explored. The team was led to the remote, uninhabited region by long-standing rumors that it was the site of a storied “White City,” also referred to in legend as the “City of the Monkey God.” Ticket Info