Santa Fe Fall Festivals – Fall 2021 NM Events

Fiesta de Santa Fe - Santa Fe, NM - Sep 4 to Sep 12, 2021
Commemorates Don Diego De Vargas peaceful reoccupation of the City of Holy Faith in 1692. A whole week of various events, including live entertainment, burning of Zozobra (a bogeyman marionette), fine arts & crafts market, mariachi with dancing, mariachi concert, fiesta, food booths, pet parade, and more! Full schedule of events is on the organizer’s website.

Fiesta De Los Ninos - Sante Fe, NM - Sep 4 to Sep 5, 2021
Fun for all ages, with storytelling, puppet shoes, crafts, archery, food and more!

Santa Fe Renaissance Fair - Santa Fe, NM - Sep 18 to Sep 19, 2021
Travel back in time to go on a knight’s quest, ride in a Spanish Galleon (and other kids activities/games), learn about Renaissance arts and sciences, enjoy amazing performances and delicious food and craft vendors, Celtic games, sword fighting, belly dancing, other live entertainment and more, at New Mexico’s premier Renaissance Fair.

Santa Fe Wine and Chile Festival - Santa Fe, NM - Sep 22 to Sep 26, 2021
Annual event for 25+ years. Wine seminars, cooking demos, tastings, bike ride, golf classic and more.

Taos Fall Arts Festival - Taos, NM - Sep 24 to Oct 3, 2021
See the works of 250+ Taos County artists, plus film festival, youth art show, demonstrations and more.This is the oldest art festival in Taos, first held in 1974.

Harvest Festival at El Rancho De Las Golongdrinas - Sante Fe, NM - Oct 2 to Oct 3, 2021
Popular community festival with grape stomp, tortilla making and food plus fresh syrup, cider, pumpkin picking and more!

Wool Festival at Taos - Taos, NM - Oct 2 to Oct 3, 2021
Wool market, live animals, demonstrations, workshops, contests, food vendors, kid’s activities and more. Held in Kit Carson Park and sponsored by the Mountain and Valley Wool Association.

Santa Fe Independent Film Festival - Santa Fe, NM - Oct 13 to Oct 17, 2021
Brings the latest independent films and directors, Native cinema, New Mexico films, student films, and masters discussions to several venues in Santa Fe.

Santa Fe Comic Con - Santa Fe, NM - Oct 22 to Oct 24, 2021
New Mexico Tri Con featuring Horror, Sci Fi and Comic Books at the Buffalo Thunder Casino and Resort.

Taos Mountain Balloon Rally - Taos, NM - Oct 29 to Oct 31, 2021
A weekend of hot air balloons amid the fall colors in New Mexico. Typically hosts 35-50 balloons and crews.