Hey! Santa Fe – Season 1

Santa Fe, New Mexico is one of the oldest cities in the United States. It is also one of the most diverse cities – Native American, Hispanic and Anglo cultures mingle to produce some of the best food, music, and art. Hey, Santa Fe takes a fun, casual look at what is going on around #TheCityDifferent.

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EPISODE 1 – JUNE 1, 2019

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

Currents New Media Festival

This feast for the eyes has entertained art-lovers of all ages with its interactive video and new media installations, multimedia performances, experimental documentaries, workshops and moreǃ Don’t miss this citywide pageant of cutting-edge curiosities.

Santa Fe Farmers Market

The Santa Fe Farmers’ Market has grown to become recognized as one of the world’s largest farmers markets – certainly the most unique & funǃ

Music on the Hill

A free, family-friendly, summer concert series presented by St. John’s College. Bring your picnic, meet up with friends, and enjoy live music on the hill. Concerts are on Wednesday evenings in June and July from 6 to 8 p.m. at the St. John’s athletic field. Enjoy a musical lineup featuring blues, soul, folk and jazz.

Eloisa

Located in the heart of downtown Santa Fe, James Beard nominated ELOISA Restaurant fuses Latin and Southwestern flavors with Northern New Mexican classics in what Chef John Rivera Sedlar describes as “Modern Southwestern Cuisine”. The menu features premium, locally sourced ingredients that explore Latin history and local culture.


EPISODE 2: JUNE 8, 2019

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

Interplanetary Festival

TheInterPlanetary Festival is an event that consists of film screenings, scientific panels, concerts, art installations, art vendors, food, drink, and the “Innovations & Ideas Expo” – all in an outdoor festival setting, and all completely freeǃ 

Canyon Road

The heart of the arts, this historic, tree-lined pathway has evolved into a major art market containing the highest concentration of galleries in the country. An easy mile-long stroll, Canyon Road is one of the most picturesque places in Santa Fe. Artists represented in more than 100 galleries show their works inside and outside Pueblo-style adobes and Territorial homes, where you’ll find fine art of every variety.

Santa Fe Studio Tour

This free event offers the rare opportunity for the public to see the original art of more than 60 Santa Fe artists—right in their own studios. The self-guided tour held over two weekends, features paintings, photography, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics and other unique works. Many artists give demonstrations of their craft, share techniques and discuss what inspired their work.

Music on the Hill

A free, family-friendly summer concert series presented by St. John’s College. Bring your picnic, meet up with friends, and enjoy live Music on the Hill. The 2019 concert series runs June 12, 19 & 26, and July 10, 17 & 24 from 6-8 p.m.


EPISODE 3: JUNE 15, 2019

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

Santa Fe Plaza

The heart of downtown Santa Fe for nearly 400 years, the Plaza remains the central part of the city, hosting Indian and Spanish markets and other annual events as well as community gatherings, concerts and more. 

Gran Fondo New York Santa Fe

The roads of GFNY Santa Fe will take riders through the spectacular and diverse terrain of The City Different. Enjoy a weekend of cycling events, including the 81-mile Long course, with 7,500 feet of climbing and the 55-mile Medium course, with 3,300 feet of climbing. Both routes start in downtown Santa Fe.

Rodeo de Santa Fe

From barrel racing to bareback and bull riding, Rodeo de Santa Fe has it all and has been roping the hearts of cowboys and rodeo fans since 1949. Get ready for the heart-pounding, dirt-slinging, action-packed performances of top PRCA rodeo athletes and top PRCA rodeo entertainment. Big time rodeo, with a small town feeling.

Santa Fe Bandstand

Santa Fe Bandstand is a free, outdoor music festival in the historic downtown Plaza and other locations throughout the city. Over 100 Rock, Country, Native American, Jazz, and Mariachi bands play for free throughout the summer. Come kick up your heels with the locals and experience Santa Fe’s music scene. Be sure and check the schedule for each week as performance days vary.


EPISODE 4: JUNE 22, 2019

Native American Feast Days

New Mexico’s foundational Pueblo culture is ever-present in Santa Fe and is reflected in the art, design and architecture throughout the city. However, an in-person visit to one of the Indian Pueblos in the region can also be a deeply enriching experience, especially on the occasion of an annual Pueblo Feast Day, where the culture is celebrated and the public is welcome to attend.

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

International Folk Art Market

Experience the world’s largest international folk art market. 160 master artists from over 50 countries will bring their work to this vast and colorful international bazaar. Some will arrive as celebrated cultural artists, while others will have never before left their villages, let alone crossed an ocean. Purchase one-of-a-kind, handmade pieces ranging from pottery and rugs to clothing, jewelry and so much more.

Margarita Trail

The Santa Fe Margarita Trail promises to be one of your most memorable Santa Fe adventures. This one-of-a-kind margarita experience allows you to taste 45 of the best margaritas in the world. 


EPISODE 5 – JUNE 29, 2019

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

Lenora Curtin Wetlands

Operated by the Santa Fe Botanical Garden, the Leonora Curtin Wetland Preserve south of Santa Fe in La Cienega. This rare natural marsh is home to a wide variety of plants and wildlife.

Santa Fe Studio Experience

An extension of the ever-popular Santa Fe Studio Tour, the Santa Fe Studio Experience offers visitors the chance to visit the artists in their working environment. Meet with the artists and learn more about their motivation and process.

Museum Hill

Home to four world-class museums, as well as the Santa Fe Botanical Gardens, Museum Hill is a must-experience for any visit to The City Different. Check out our Insider’s Guide to make the most of your visit to one of Santa Fe’s cultural hubs.

The International Folk Art Market

Experience the world’s largest international folk art market. 160 master artists from over 50 countries will bring their work to this vast and colorful international bazaar. Some will arrive as celebrated cultural artists, while others will have never before left their villages, let alone crossed an ocean. Purchase one-of-a-kind, handmade pieces ranging from pottery and rugs to clothing, jewelry and so much more.

Santa Fe Opera

Every summer since 1957, opera lovers have been drawn to the magnificent northern New Mexico mountains to enjoy productions of new, rarely performed, and standard works at The Santa Fe Opera. Here, the company’s dramatic adobe theater blends harmoniously with the landscape. It is this fusion of nature and art that leaves such an enduring impression on all who visit.


EPISODE 6 – JULY 6, 2019

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

Echo Amphitheater

Test your vocal stylings at Echo Amphitheater, a natural echo chamber made of sandstone in Carson National Forest. This landmark has long been a favorite picnic spot for visitors and locals alike.

Inn of the Five Graces Hotel

Recently named the Best Hotel in the United States by Travel + Leisure Magazine, the Inn of the Five Graces luxuriously pairs design elements of the Orient and the Old West. Travel writer Samantha Brown has raved about the property, we suggest you give it a try as well!

Hipico Santa Fe Summer Series Horse Show

The Hipico Santa Fe Summer Series Horse Show includes 4 weeks of world-class hunter/jumper equestrian competition. Fun-filled special events fill the show, be sure and join us for award winning craft beer, VIP Lounge, Performances, Wiener Races & moreǃ 

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival has become one of the world’s preeminent music festivals. This annual event invites scores of distinguished musicians, along with emerging young talent to perform. Patrons return year after year to enjoy more than 40 concerts each season.


EPISODE 7- JULY 13, 2019

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

Traditional Spanish Market

A popular event for residents and visitors alike, Spanish Market features handmade traditional art from hundreds of local Hispanic artists, as well as on-going live music and dance, art demonstrations, and regional foods throughout each day.

Historic Los Luceros


EPISODE 8- JULY 27, 2019

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

SWAIA Indian Market

Celebrate Native arts and culture at the largest and most prestigious intertribal fine art market in the world. Meet and shop with over 1,000 of the “best of the best” Native artists and designers. Witness exciting contemporary evolution and growth, as Native fine art is passed on to new generations.

Meow Wolf

Meow Wolf creates immersive, interactive experiences to transport audiences of all ages into fantastic realms of story and exploration. Come see the award-winning House Of Eternal Return where guests discover a multidimensional mystery house with secret passages, portals to magical worlds, and maximalist art exhibits along with an all-ages learning center and cafe!

Bandelier National Monument

Best known for mesas, sheer-walled canyons, and the Ancestral Pueblo dwellings found among them, Bandelier also includes over 23,000 acres of designated Wilderness


EPISODE 9 – AUGUST 3, 2019

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

Whitehawk Antique Show

This annual Antique Native American & Ethnographic Art Show takes place each August at the Santa Fe Convention Center. The Whitehawk Shows have been a Santa Fe tradition for 40 years. With over 100 dealers featuring merchandise not seen anywhere else, these shows offer something for the ultimate collector, as well as the beginner collector.

Rio Grande River

Santa Fe, located just 40 minutes from the Pilar put-in on the Rio Grande, makes an ideally situated base camp for your rafting or fishing adventure. Local outfitters can accommodate all skill levels, from novice to expert. And, as always, Santa Fe’s outstanding hotels and restaurants provide well-earned repose at the end of a long day on the river.

Santa Fe Studio Experience 365

Create your own Santa Fe Studio Tour anytime of the year. SFSE365.com is a new platform allowing locals and visitors to visit artists studio and watch the artist at work. Work will also be available for sale. Visit the website to see what artists are involved and check the events calendar to plan your visits. A unique way to spend a fun day in beautiful Santa Fe.


EPISODE 10 – AUGUST 10, 2019

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

White Rock Overlook

Take in beautiful, wide-open views of the Rio Grande Gorge from the White Rock Overlook. From Highway 4 into White Rock, turn on Rover Blvd and then Meadow Lane until you turn left onto Overlook Road.

SWAIA Indian Market

Celebrate Native arts and culture at the largest and most prestigious intertribal fine art market in the world. Meet and shop with over 1,000 of the “best of the best” Native artists and designers. Witness exciting contemporary evolution and growth, as Native fine art is passed on to new generations.

Galisteo Basin

With more than 28 miles of publicly-accessible trails open to hikers, mountain bikers and equestrians, the Galisteo Basin Preserve is beloved and actively enjoyed by thousands of residents and visitors. It is a place of community and quiet reflection: a place of renewal and inspiration.


EPISODE 11 – AUGUST 17, 2019

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

Fiestas de Santa Fe

If there’s one tradition that captures the spirit of Santa Fe, it’s the annual celebration, Fiesta de Santa Fe. This event is the longest continuously running celebration in the U.S.ǃ With a Pet Parade, Mariachi Extravaganza, the Burning of Zozobra, concerts and more, Fiesta de Santa Fe is a feast for all the senses.

Santa Fe Music Week

Santa Fe Music Week features local and national artists in venues across Santa Fe, including: the Santa Fe Opera, The Lensic, the Santa Fe Railyard and more. Don’t miss free performances every afternoon and evening at the Bandstand in the Historic Plaza. From jazz to latin, rock and country, you’ll find music to delight all members of the family.

Bar Alto

Located on the 5th Floor inside the Drury Plaza Hotel. Bar Alto is the ideal place to enjoy breathtaking Santa Fe views and sunsets along with signature Southwest craft cocktails.


EPISODE 12 – AUGUST 24, 2019

FEATURED IN THIS EPISODE:

Ghost Ranch

The towering rock walls and vivid colors of Abiquiu where Georgia O’Keeffe painted for fifty years, promise inspiration, renewal and transformation. Enjoy overnight accommodations and include time to take the Georgia O’Keeffe Ghost Ranch Landscape Tour and visit one of the three museums.

Fiestas de Santa Fe

If there’s one tradition that captures the spirit of Santa Fe, it’s the annual celebration, Fiesta de Santa Fe. This event is the longest continuously running celebration in the U.S.ǃ With a Pet Parade, Mariachi Extravaganza, the Burning of Zozobra, concerts and more, Fiesta de Santa Fe is a feast for all the senses.

Zozobra

Amid fireworks and the ceremonial dances of ghosts and fire, Zozobra is set ablaze by torches. As Old Man Gloom burns, it is said that with him go the feelings of gloom and doom from the past year. The sound of the groaning Zozobra can be heard throughout the city and for miles around. Created by local Santa Fe artists over 90 years ago and now sponsored by the Santa Fe Kiwanis Club, this event draws thousands of visitors, rain or shine, and is the official kick-off for the Santa Fe Fiestas.


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