Summer is a great time to visit Santa Fe, my favorite city in the Southwest.


International Folk Art Market runs July 11 – 13, 2014 at Museum Hill (Camino Lejo)

The world’s largest international folk art market features more than 130 artists from 52 countries selling high quality, handmade folk art. Purchase one-of-a-kind pieces, from pottery and rugs to clothing, jewelry and so much more. You’ll want to plan on coming earlyǃ

Traditional Spanish Market, July 26 & 27, 2014, Historic Downtown Plaza

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.

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Contemporary Hispanic Market, July 26 – 27, 2014, Historic Downtown Plaza

This annual market showcases original work and individual expression in the mediums of painting, printmaking, sculpture, photography, furniture, jewelry, ceramics, weaving and much more.