July 14, Saturday
Ninth Annual Santa Fe International Folk Art Market on Museum Hill, 710 Camino Lejo. Early Bird market opens at 7:30 a.m.; public opening at 9 a.m. Tickets are $50 for the Early Bird; $15 in advance; $20 at the gate. Call 505476-1200 or visit www.internationalfolkart.org 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Children of the Portal Artists’ annual show and sale in the Palace Courtyard. 505-476-5100 or www.nmhistorymuseum.org. Wordharvest Writers Workshops presents Writing Through the Lens of Food with Deborah Madison at the Performance Space at La Tienda, 7 Caliente Road, Eldorado. To register: www. wordharvest.com. For information: 505-4711565 or email email@example.com. St. Bonaventure Feast Day dances at Cochití Pueblo. For information: 505-465-2244 or www.pueblodecochiti.org.
July 15, Sunday
9a.m.-3 p.m. Young Native Arts and Crafts Show and Sale, featuring children of the Portal artists, continues in the Palace of the Governors Courtyard. For information: 505-476-5100 or www.nmhistorymuseum.org.
9 a.m.-5 p.m. International Folk Art Market celebrates Family Day. Tickets: $5 in advance, children 16 and under free; $10 at the gate. 505-476-1200 or www.internationalfolkart.org. Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival begins today and continues through August 20 at various venues in the City Different. For information and tickets: 505-983-2075 or visit www.santafechambermusic.org.
July 18, Wednesday
6-8 p.m. Music on the Hill at St. John’s College. Free. For information: www.stjohnscollege. edu/events/SF/music.shtml.
New moon: 10:24 p.m. MST. July 20, Friday
8 p.m. The Desert Chorale, which performs in various venues in Santa Fe and Albuquerque, begins its 2012 summer season tonight and concludes August 18. For information and tickets: 505-988-2282, 800-244-4011 or www.DesertChorale.org.
July 21, Saturday
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Rancho de las Golondrinas hosts ¡Viva Mexico! Celebration. For information: 505-471-2261 or www.golondrinas.org. Wordharvest Writers Workshops presents Poetry Launch with Santa Fe Poet Laureate Joan Logghe at the Performance Space at La Tienda, 7 Caliente Road, Eldorado. To register: www. wordharvest.com. Call 505-471-1565 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday, July 22
10 a.m.-5 p.m. ¡Viva Mexico! Celebration continues at El Rancho de las Golondrinas.
July 24, Tuesday
12:30-4:30 p.m. Behind Adobe Walls Home and Garden Tour sponsored by the Santa Fe Garden Club visits four private residences with outstanding high desert gardens. $75 includes luxury buses; add lunch, $20. Reservations suggested. Call www.thesantafegardenclub.org. For tickets: 505-984-0022. (Tour four different homes on July 31.)
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4 p.m. Talk and collection tour led by curator Robin Farwell Gavin of the Museum of Spanish Colonial Art, 750 Camino Lejo, Museum Hill. Call 505-982-2226; www.spanishcolonial.org.
July 25, Wednesday
Noon. Luncheon with the artists of Spanish Market. For information and reservations: 505982-2226 or visit www.spanishcolonial.org. 10 a.m. New Mexico Favorites cooking class with Chef Johnny Vee of Las Cosas Kitchen Shoppe, 181 Paseo de Peralta. For information: www.lascosascooking.com. For reservations: 877-229-7184. Santiago Day Corn Dance at Taos Pueblo. For information: 575-758-1024 (1028, 9593) or www.taospueblo.com. 6-8 p.m. Final performance of Music on the Hill at St. John’s College. Free. Visit www. stjohnscollege.edu/events/SF/music.shtml.
July 26, Thursday
10 a.m. Spanish Influence on New Mexico’s Norteño Cookery with Chef Johnny Vee of Las Cosas Kitchen Shoppe, 181 Paseo de Peralta. Visit www.lascosascooking.com. For reservations: 877-229-7184. 4:30 p.m. Collecting Spanish Colonial Art in the 21st Century, lecture by John Schaefer at Peyton Wright Gallery, 237 E. Palace Ave. For information: 505-989-9888, 800-879-8898 or visit www.peytonwright.com. Santa Ana Day Corn Dance at Taos Pueblo. Call 575-758-1024 (1028, 9593) or visit www. taospueblo.com.
First-quarter moon: 2:56 a.m. MST. July 27, Friday
9:30 a.m. Patina Gallery, 131 W. Palace Ave., hosts a breakfast reception and talk on Spanish jeweler Enric Majoral. For information and reservations: 505-986-3432 or visit www.patina-gallery.com. 5:30-8 p.m. Preview Night at Contemporary Hispanic Market, Santa Fe Community Convention Center, 201 W. Marcy St., includes food, music and dancing under the stars in the courtyard. Free. Call 505-438-4367 or visit www.contemporaryhispanicmarket.com. 7 p.m. Members-only preview of Traditional Spanish Market, Santa Fe Community Convention Center, 201 W. Marcy St. For membership and preview information: 505-982-2226 or www.spanishmarket.org.
July 28, Saturday
8 a.m.-5 p.m. 61st Annual Traditional Spanish Market featuring work of Spanish colonial artists from Northern New Mexico and southern Colorado on the Plaza, with food, music and entertainment. Free. Call 505-9822226 or visit www.spanishmarket.org.
8 a.m.-5 p.m. 26th Annual Contemporary Hispanic Market featuring arts and crafts by New Mexico’s leading-edge Hispanic artists, Lincoln Avenue, just off the Plaza. Free. Call 505-438-4367 or visit www. contemporaryhispanicmarket.com. 8 p.m. Santa Fe Desert Chorale presents Celebrating the Centenary, featuring three new choral works that celebrate the three ethnic groups that contribute to the state’s distinctive
Bienvenidos 2012 Summer Guide to Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico