With an incredible array of festivals, art markets, outdoor adventures, and musical performances on offer, planning a visit to Santa Fe in the month of June can be an excellent way to ease in to a summer of traveling. While it's a popular time, the volume of visitors is not at the peak you can expect in July and August. So sneak in a trip to Santa Fe and put one of these June events on your itinerary.
Santa Fe Pride
Culminating with a parade through the historic downtown Plaza on June 25, Santa Fe Pride serves up a series of inclusive events in celebration of the unique, diverse, supportive, artistic community that is Santa Fe, including dance parties, bingo, and a dialogue with Michelle Lujan Grisham, the Governor of New Mexico.
Summer Plaza & Railyard Music Series
June 9–September 1, 2022
The Summer Plaza & Railyard Music Series presents FREE outdoor music performances on the historic downtown Plaza and in the Railyard. Enjoy local and national musicians from a variety of genres, including rock, country, Native American, jazz, folk, and mariachi Monday, Tuesdays, Thursdays on the Plaza and Fridays on the Railyard (June 10–August 26) Bring your chairs or blanket, some water, and your besties to kick up your heels with the locals and experience Santa Fe's vibrant music scene. Food trucks and surrounding restaurants will be ready to take your food and drink order.
The Liquid Muse Events
June 11 & 12, 2022
The Liquid Muse, your source for events that celebrate chefs and mixologists, serves up both a Chef & Shaker Dinner at Joseph's Culinary Pub AND a Taco Wars Takeover at CHOMP to kick off a summer of cocktail and culinary happenings. A portion of ticket sales go to the Santa Fe Animal Shelter.
CURRENTS NEW MEDIA FESTIVAL
June 17–26, 2022
Get your tickets for CURRENTS 2022: CIRCUITS, Santa Fe's13th cutting-edge arts and technology festival. The 10-day citywide pageant has expanded its reach to new venues ready to entertain art-lovers of all ages with its interactive video and new media installations, multimedia performances, experimental documentaries, workshops, and more.
14th Annual Santa Fe Herb & Lavender Festival
June 18–19, 2022
Celebrate Santa Fe's living museum, Ranchos de las Golondrinas, and their 50th anniversary by attending one of their popular annual events, such as the 14th Annual Santa Fe Herb & Lavender Festival.
Rodeo de Santa Fe
June 22–25, 2022
Since 1949, Rodeo de Santa Fe has been roping the hearts of cowboys and rodeo fans with barrel racing, bareback, bull riding, and more. Get ready for the heart-pounding, dirt-slinging, action-packed performances of top PRCA rodeo athletes and top PRCA rodeo entertainment. It's a big-time rodeo, with a small-town feel.