The Taos Lilac Festival is blossoming in Taos, NM celebrating the heritage of lilacs, May 19 – 21, 2017.

The Grand Festival Weekend, May 19-21, 2017 will include a pet parade and costume contest; live entertainment; children’s carousel; food and crafts vendor and many family friendly activities. Lilacs flourish abundantly in Taos and peak the last two weeks of May.

Taos Lilac Garden Center

Tents with garden supplies, lilacs for sale, lilac advice & lilac seminars. Self Guided Lilac Walking Tour: through the Taos Historic District
Friday & Saturday 10am–6pm
Sunday 10am–5pm

Taos Taco Cook Off

Taos Taco Cook Off

Local restaurants compete for your votes at the 5th Annual Taco Cook Off

Sunday 12 noon to 3 pm
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Live Entertainment on Festival Weekend

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Retail Window Displays

Lilac Walking Tours

Take a stroll through town to view lilacs and local merchant’s lilac window displays

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wine and lilacs

Lilac Festival Wine Dinner 

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Tio Vivo Carousel

Tio Vivo Carousel

Saturday 10am–6pm
Sunday 10am–5pm
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Pet Parade, Costume Contest & Blessing

Pet Parade, Costume Contest & Pet Blessing

Saturday 11am
Participants gather at 10:30 Guadalupe Church. Pet Blessing follows the parade.
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Beer, Wine & Food Garden

Beer, Wine & Food Garden

Friday 11am–6pm
Saturday 10am–6pm
Sunday 12 noon–5pm
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Arts & Crafts Fair

Friday 11am–6pm
Saturday 10am–6pm
Sunday 10am–5pm

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Lilac Garden Education and Products

Get gardening tips and lilac scented products

We would like to thank our generous sponsors

Taos Community Foundation

Centinel

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Taos Mesa Brewing

Taos News

Unleashed

Festival Partners

Taos Lions Club, Taos County Chamber of Commerce, Stray Hearts Animal Shelter, Los Jardineros,  The Great Chefs of Taos, Taos High School Culinary Program, Medley’s Restaurant and Taos Sports Alliance