March 2023 Events - SantaFe.com

Events Calendar

Through March 2

Dining hours
Santa Fe Restaurant Week
Throughout Santa Fe
Returning in 2023 for its 12th year after a two-year hiatus, this highly anticipated culinary event, featuring 22 of Santa Fe’s finest restaurants, showcases the region’s remarkable dining to a wide audience.
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Thursday, March 2

7:30 p.m.
Alfredo Rodriguez & Pedrito Martinez
Lensic Performing Arts Center
The passionate pianist and percussionist meld the music of their homeland of Havana with a variety of influences, demonstrating how flexible traditions can be when matched with visionary musicians.
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Friday, March 3

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Fruit Grower Workshop
Rio Arriba County Extension Office, Abiquiú
New Mexico State University’s Cooperative Extension Service will host the 2023 fruit grower workshop to educate fruit growers on methods for orchard improvement regardless of size of operation.
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7:30 p.m.
Demetri Martin: The Joke Machine
Lensic Performing Arts Center
The stand-up comedian, writer, and director – best known for his Netflix special Demetri Martin, The Overthinker, and his regular appearances on The Daily Show with John Stewart – brings his signature one-liners, dry humor, and cerebral musings to the City Different.
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9 p.m.
Mark Farina + Ott
Meow Wolf
After three decades as a trailblazing DJ, producer, tastemaker and bona fide House Music icon – not to mention his role in the creation of an entirely new genre, Mushroom Jazz – Mark Farina is still on the road, entertaining fans all over the globe with over 100 shows per year.
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Sunday, March 5

8 p.m.
Thee Sacred Souls
Meow Wolf
Internet sensations, with more than ten million streams in a year, a record deal with Daptone and attention from Billboard, Rolling Stone and other industry leaders, the California trio has hit the road in support of their soul and R&B inspired self-titled debut album.
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Tuesday, March 7

7:30 p.m.
Late Night with Leonard Bernstein
Lensic Performing Arts Center
Performance Santa Fe presents a window into the composer’s inner artistic life, hosted by his daughter Jamie and featuring soprano Amy Burton, and pianists John Musto and Michael Boriskin.
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Thursday, March 9

7:30 p.m.
Take Me to the River: NOLA LIVE!
Lensic Performing Arts Center
Influential figures of modern New Orleans funk, R&B, soul and jazz – Dumpstaphunk, George Porter Jr., Runnin’ Pardners, and Jon Cleary – come together for one unforgettable night of music.
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Saturday, March 11

6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
A Tribute to Chet Baker and Paul Desmond
Dave’s Jazz Bistro
An inspired Jazz Quintet comprised of John Rangel (Piano) Dave Anderson (Saxophone), Jan McDonald (Trumpet), Richard Snider (Bass), and David Post on (Drums) will recall the cool, romantic sounds of two great jazz masters.
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10 p.m.
Keller Williams
Meow Wolf
The Virginian troubadour who seamlessly crosses genre boundaries to create music that sounds like nothing else, encompassing rock, jazz, funk, and bluegrass, brings his live stage show to the House of Eternal Return.
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March 11 – 12

7 p.m., 3 p.m.
Spring Orchestra Concert
Lensic Performing Arts Center
Conductor Mei-Ann Chen returns to Santa Fe for this concert of orchestral music by Jennifer Higdon, Osvaldo Golijov, and Dvořák, and a new concerto written by and starring double bass player Xavier Foley.
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Sunday, March 12

7:30 p.m.
Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands
Tumbleroot Brewery & Distillery
AMP concerts presents the inspiration and ground-breaker across genres, geography, and gender barriers as she brings her emotive voice and versatile, dynamic songwriting skills to the stage.
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Monday, March 13

8 p.m.
The Beths
Meow Wolf
Known for their infectious and insightful songwriting, backed by bright, raucous guitar hooks and cooing harmonies, and the brand new song A Real Thing making the charts, the New Zealand trio have hit the road on their long-awaited North American headline tour.
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Wednesday, March 15

8 p.m.
Drug Church + Prince Daddy & The Hyena
Meow Wolf
For the past ten years, Drug Church has been creating their own singular path in making distinctly outsider music that revels in sonic contradictions, seamlessly combining crushing aggression with bulletproof hooks, and sardonic wit.
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Thursday, March 16

7 p.m.
World Ballet Series: Cinderella
Plaza Theatre
A visually stunning production and an enchanting story for all ages, Cinderella is performed live by a multinational cast of 40 professional ballet dancers gathered to bring the most celebrated fairy tale to life.
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7:30 p.m.
True Heart Troubadour Tour
St. Francis Auditorium @ New Mexico Museum of Art
Grammy-winning singer/songwriters Tim O’Brien, Mary Gauthier, Jan Fabricius and Jamiee Harris band together to present an acoustic show that focuses on stories of struggle, redemption, and songs of the heart.
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Friday, March 17

7:30 p.m.
Lúnasa
Lensic Performing Arts Center
The hottest Irish acoustic group on the planet returns for a special St. Patrick’s Day celebration, showcasing the many musical styles of the Emerald Isle.
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Saturday, March 18

10 a.m.
The Met Live: Lohengrin
The Lensic Performing Arts Center
Santa Fe Opera presents the live HD screening of Wagner’s soaring masterpiece, making its triumphant return to the Met stage after 17 years, with Tenor Piotr Beczata in the title role of the mysterious swan knight.
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7:30 p.m.
Pablo Sáinz-Vilegas: Soul of Spanish Guitar
Lensic Center for the Performing Arts
Performance Santa Fe presents the global ambassador of Spanish guitar on a musical journey of iconic pieces from his homeland, by the likes of Enrique Granados, Joaquín Rodrigo and more.
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Saturday, March 20

6 p.m.
The Met Live: Lohengrin
The Lensic Performing Arts Center
Santa Fe Opera presents the encore HD screening of Wagner’s soaring masterpiece, making its triumphant return to the Met stage after 17 years, with Tenor Piotr Beczata in the title role of the mysterious swan knight.
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Tuesday, March 21

7:30 p.m.
Jupiter Ensemble with Lea Desandre: All Vivaldi
Lensic Center for the Performing Art
Performance Santa Fe presents a series of songs and concertos from the emblematic Baroque composer, by mezzo-soprano Lea Desandre and the Jupiter Ensemble.
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Friday, March 24

7:30 p.m.
Paula Poundstone
Lensic Performing Arts Center
Known for her smart, observational humor and a spontaneous wit that has become the stuff of legend, Paula can be heard weekly as the host of the comedy podcast Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone, and as a regular panelist on NPR’s comedy news quiz show Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me.
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Sunday, March 26

4 p.m
Bartók Meets Beethoven
Lensic Center for the Performing Arts
The Santa Fe Symphony presents music from Béla Bartók and Ludwig van Beethoven, under the direction of guest conductor JoAnn Falletta.
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Monday, March 27

8 p.m.
Jessie Murph
Meow Wolf
The 18-year-old Alabama singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, with more than ten million hits across platforms, gushes emotion through the cracks of her dominant, yet lilting croon, staring down heartbreak, anxiety, and darkness without filter or fear of censure.
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Tuesday, March 28

7 p.m.
Morgan Wade
Meow Wolf
A Blue Ridge Mountain girl willing to put her whole truth out there as an artist without flinching – and as a performer who gives it all away onstage – Wade has a voice The FADER lauds is “like a jagged blade, sharp enough to draw blood but lustrous under the light” while The New York Times declares “she sounds like she’s singing from the depths of history.”
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7 p.m.
National Theatre Live: The Crucible
Lensic Performing Arts Center
A witch hunt is beginning in Arthur Miller’s captivating parable of power with Erin Doherty (The Crown) and Brendan Cowell (Yerma), about a group of young women in Salem, raised to be seen but not heard, who suddenly find their words have an almighty power.
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Wednesday, March 29

8 p.m.
Weyes Blood
Meow Wolf
Transcendent and sometimes wistful, the folk-pop of Weyes Blood (a.k.a. LA-based Natalie Mering) explores everything that drives us, divides us, and destroys us, through otherworldly explorations of ancient and modern myths, and hook-laden melodies.
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Friday, March 31

7:30 p.m.
The Show Must Go On
Lensic Performing Arts Center
The New Mexico Gay Men’ Chorus presents a choral rock concert featuring some of the iconic rock band Queen’s most popular hits, presented in a fun, campy, and epic way that only NMGMC can deliver.
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Last Friday Art Walk
Santa Fe Railyard Plaza
Last Friday of Every Month, 5 – 7 p.m.
For an exciting world-class contemporary art experience, visit Santa Fe’s hip Railyard Arts District for the Last Friday Art Walk.

Meow Wolf
10 a.m – 8 p.m., Sunday – Thursday; 10 a.m. – 10 p.m., Friday and Saturday
An arts production company that creates immersive, multimedia experiences that transport audiences of all ages into fantastic realms.
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Santa Fe Farmers Market
Saturdays, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Voted one of the Top Ten Farmers’ Markets by Sunset Magazine, this is one of the oldest, largest, and most successful growers’ markets in the country.
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Sky Railway
Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime! Climb aboard and expect the unexpected as you travel the historic rail between Santa Fe and Lamy.
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Sunday Get Down Drag Brunch
Jean Cocteau Cinema
Sundays (check schedule), 12 p.m.
Hosted by Brandi, and featuring appearances by some of the top drag divas in the region, with music provided by DJ Matthew Soto.
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All Fierce Comedy Show
Jean Cocteau Cinema
3rd Wednesday of every month, 7 p.m.
Join host Graviel De La Plaga (aka Carlos Medina) for an evening of mariachis, margaritas, and comedic mayhem.
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90s Night
Social Kitchen + Bar
Every Monday, 4 – 10 p.m.
Located within the Sage Hotel, The Social Kitchen + Bar invites you to remember your youth on 90s Night, every Monday.
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LGBT “Plus Plus” Night
Social Kitchen + Bar
Every Thursday, 4 – 10 p.m.
Located within the Sage Hotel, The Social Kitchen + Bar invites you to their weekly LGBT “Plus Plus” Night, every Thursday.
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The Bridge at Santa Fe Brewing Company
New Mexico’s oldest and most award-winning microbrewery, with concerts happening weekly. https://santafebrewing.com/taproom/the-bridge/

La Fiesta Lounge
Enjoy casual New Mexican cuisine, enticing cocktails and eclectic live music by talented locals every night of the week.
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Meow Wolf
Named one of the best small music venues in the country by Yelp, catch eclectic performers from around the world, every week.
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Social Kitchen + Bar
Located inside the Sage Hotel in the heart of Santa Fe, this fun little bar dishes up south by southwest comfort cuisine, alongside themed nights, and music by regional favorites.
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Tesuque Casino
Northern New Mexico’s newest casino offers up a limited menu and live music seven days a week, from popular bands and musicians.
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Tumbleroot Brewery & Distillery
Grab a bite and an award-winning brew, or a signature drink, and listen to the best music Santa Fe has to offer, from local legends to national touring acts.
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Through March 9, 2023

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Immortal
SFCC Visual Arts Gallery
The works of seven potters/ceramic artists from SFCC who have passed in the last two years – Juliet Calabi, Michelle Goodman, Maia Sampson Michael, Carolyn Stupin, Eddie Tironaka, Donna Thompson, and Frank Willett – are on display.
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