Jemez Springs is attractive year round for its many outdoor recreational activities as well as cultural events. The Village hosts several key annual events unique to the area as well as weekly events, retreats, and workshops. Be sure to book lodging well in advance for larger events as capacity is limited.

January:New Year's Eve celebrations throughout the Village
February: Cabin Fever Festival
April:Earth Day Cleanup
July:4th of July Parade and Fireworks
August: Jemez Pueblo Independence Day Ceremony and Run
September: I Heart Jemez Art Fest
October:Jemez Mountain Trail Sale, Jemez Pueblo Feast Day
December: Light Among the Ruins




Light Among the Ruins

Nov. 30 and Dec. 14

5 to 9 p.m. both days


The ruins of Giusewa Pueblo and San José de los Jemez Mission will be decorated with hundreds of farolitos on two Saturdays this year, two weeks apart: Saturday, Nov. 30 and Saturday, Dec. 14 the ancient church will be illuminated from 5 to 9 p.m.
During Light Among the Ruins, each evening’s program will include traditional Native American flute music and Jemez Pueblo dancers’ performing between two illuminating bon-fires. The Historic Site will also host an arts and crafts fair and have food available for purchase. Tickets are $18 for adults, 16 and over, and $10.50 for children. For ticket sales, click here:

Flash photography, drones and alcohol are prohibited. The event will be held despite inclement weather. For updates, visit our Facebook page: Facebook/JemezSprings
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