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Santa Fe Pedicab Tours
Sun, Aug 28, 2016 thru Wed, Oct 26, 2016
onetime 9 AM - 6 PM
Location: Santa Fe Plaza

Unique open-air tours by Santa Fe Pedicabs. Amazing historic & architectural and photographic tours of The City Different: 45min - $45 w/ 3 person max per cab. Or create your own 'custom' tour $1/min per cab. visit our website
Culinary Tours of Santa Fe
Sun, Aug 28, 2016 thru Sun, Dec 31, 2017
onetime 10:45 AM - 2 PM
Location: Santa Fe Plaza

Designed by locals, Food Tour New Mexico provides walking progressive lunch, dinner, and drink tours in the heart of historic downtown Santa Fe that will provide a peek into our culture, history, and hidden delectable gemsǃ visit our website
Foodie Scavenger Hunt
Thu, Sep 1, 2016 thru Sun, Sep 11, 2016
onetime 8 AM - 5 PM
Location: Santa Fe Plaza

Enter to win $500ǃ Registration is open but the hunt begins on September 1st in. Teams will receive the list of foodie items via email. Examples of items could be photos eating a specific dish, a photo with a local chef, or visiting a restaurantǃ visit our website
Fiesta Fine Arts and Crafts Market (Labor Day Weekend)
Sat, Sep 3, 2016 thru Mon, Sep 5, 2016
onetime 9 AM - 5 PM
Location: Santa Fe Plaza

The distinctive open-air arts and crafts market features one-of-a-kind treasures from booths that line the historic plaza. Select from unique hand fashioned jewelry, pottery, chic clothing, stylish leather, paintings, photography, handsome wood products, hand blown glass, and countless other items. Meet the artist, discuss their work and take home a treasure.

Vendors contact (505) 913-1312. visit our website
Fiesta Fine Arts and Crafts Market (Fiesta Weekend)
Fri, Sep 9, 2016 thru Sun, Sep 11, 2016
onetime 9 AM - 5 PM
Location: Santa Fe Plaza

The distinctive open-air arts and crafts market features one-of-a-kind treasures from booths that line the historic plaza. Select from unique hand fashioned jewelry, pottery, chic clothing, stylish leather, paintings, photography, handsome wood products, hand blown glass, and countless other items. Meet the artist, discuss their work and take home a treasure.

Arts and Crafts Vendors call (505) 913-1312 visit our website
Food Booths (Fiesta Weekend)
Fri, Sep 9, 2016 thru Sun, Sep 11, 2016
weekly 9 AM - 5 PM
Location: Santa Fe Plaza

Cruising the historic plaza for your favorite food, whether a chicharrón burrito, green chile cheese burger, fried bread with honey, corn-on-the-cob, candy apples or cotton candy is favorite past time for fiesta participants; it’s a staple of Fiesta weekend. Find your favorite food on the plaza.

Food Booth Vendors Contact (505) 913-1308 visit our website
Bandstand on the Plaza (Fiesta Weekend)
Fri, Sep 9, 2016 thru Sun, Sep 11, 2016
onetime 10 AM - 5 PM
Location: Santa Fe Plaza

The Plaza Gazebo is transformed to a concert venue all of fiesta weekend featuring New Mexico’s most popular artiste’ that amuse and entertain guests. Whether it is historic dances by Pueblo Indians, feather and gilded Aztec dancers, vibrant costumes by Mexican folklorico dancers, or the ritual drama performed by Matachine dances, each convey the rich cultural heritage of New Mexico. Traditional northern New Mexico music and mariachi fill the air, and it’s not uncommon to see revelers break into dance, form a conga line or sing along. All performances at the Gazebo are FREE.

All performers are scheduled to appear. Subject to change at the discretion of Santa Fe Fiesta, Inc. without prior notice.

TBD visit our website
City, County and State Official Opening of Fiesta
Fri, Sep 9 onetime noon - 12:30 PM
Location: Santa Fe Plaza

Join state, city and county dignitaries at the commencement of the weekend activities commemorating the longest continuous community event in the continental United States of a European kind. visit our website
Entrada de Don Diego de Vargas
Fri, Sep 9 onetime 2 PM - 3 PM
Location: Santa Fe Plaza

Witness the accurate account of General Don Diego de Vargas and his Cuadrilla along with his American Indian allies who assisted in the peaceful resettlement of Santa Fe in September 1692.

This re-enactment provides a detailed insight into the true meaning behind Fiesta de Santa Fe, based on a promise made to Nuestra Senora de La Paz, La Conquistadora, the Marian figure enshrined at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi in Santa Fe, who came to New Mexico in 1625 via oxcart along El Camino Real from Mexico City under the escort of Fr. Alonzo de Benevidez. This promise was formalized in the establishment of the Santa Fe city council proclamation on September 16, 1712.

This event is sponsored by Los Caballeros de Vargas. visit our website
Desfile de Los Niños (Pet Parade)
Sat, Sep 10 onetime 9 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: Santa Fe Plaza

All members of the Santa Fe family are included in our annual commemoration of the Pet Parade. The local favorite, Desfile de Los Niños, or otherwise known as the Pet Parade has been an annual tradition since the early 1920’s. This event is free to children and citizens. About 2,000 children in costumes participate in the parade, with thousands of supporters and tourists looking on. This event culminates with an awards ceremony on the historic Plaza de Santa Fe.

Line-up is at:
New Mexico School for the Arts
275 East Alameda Street visit our website

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