In its fifth year, the one-of-a-kind Taos Lilac Festival at Kit Carson Park promises to be a fun and exciting event for the entire family. Held in mid to late May each year, the festival showcases the peak of Taos’ abundant lilac blooms and celebrates both Taos’ rich history of lilacs and the natural beauty of Taos with a wide array of family-friendly activities.
In conjunction with the Festival’s mission to promote the beautification of Taos, planting lilacs and promoting proper care of them is one of the focal points of this lively and visual week. This year’s festival will take place from Friday, May 19th and extends to Sunday, May 21st.
Saturday’s Schedule of Events Include
10:00 a.m Pet Parade at the Guadalupe Church
10:30 a.m. Pet Blessing at Kit Carson Park
11:00 a.m. Pet Costume Contest
In addition to an all day Art and Crafts Fair in the park along with a walking tour around Taos
For a full entertainment and activity schedule, visit www.TaosLilacFestival.com.