The Taos Lilac Festival is blooming in Taos, NM celebrating the heritage of lilacs, May 17, 18, & 19, 2019.

The Festival Weekend, May 17 – 19, 2019 will include a pet pageant; live entertainment; home and business expo; 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–5pm
Sunday 10am–5pm

Home and Business Expo

Enjoy displays and demonstrations of goods and services for the home, garden, fiance and yourself!


Lilac Garden CenterLilac Walking Tours

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


Beer, Wine & Food Garden

Beer, Wine & Food Garden

Food Carts
 Friday, Saturday, Sunday – 10 am to 5 pm

Beer & Wine Garden
Saturday 12 Noon to 5 pm – Sunday 12 Noon to 3 pm

Pet Pageant

Saturday 1pm
Join the folks from Stray Hearts at Coronado Hall.  Have your pets show off their inner Spring Fairy or Super Hero.  Prizes for the best costumes.

Arts & Crafts Fair

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


Lilac Garden Education and Products

Get gardening tips and lilac scented products.  Bring the kids to plant a flower pot to take home.

Taos Taco Cook Off

Taos Taco Cook Off

Local restaurants compete for your votes at the 6th Annual Taco Cook Off



Live Entertainment on Festival Weekend


We would like to thank our generous sponsors.  They make this event possible!








Taos Mesa Brewing



















Taos County





Taos Community Foundation


















 Taos News


This COMMUNITY EVENT is brought to you with work from the following organizations:

Taos County Chamber of Commerce, Los Jardineros Garden Club of Taos,  The Great Chefs of Taos, Stray Hearts, Local Shops, Taos High School Culinary Program, New Mexico True