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Calendar of Events, Taos County

Below is a list of events sponsored by the College or of interest to our clientele. Events are tracked all over the state; the maps next to each event indicate where the event is taking place. If you would like to filter your results to a particular county, visit the county calendar listing.

2014 County Fair Schedule.

This list is filtered to show only events in Taos County.

November 2014

Nov 1

Family Fall Horse Event
Where: Rio Arriba Rural Event Center, State Road 554, House 122A, Abiquiu.
When: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m
What: There will be workshops each hour, including information on:
  • Hay selection, presented by Mark Marsalis, NMSU forage specialist
  • Nutrition, presented by Marcy Ward, NMSU Extension livestock specialist
  • Horse Judging 101, presented by Jason Turner, NMSU Extension equine specialist
  • Reining demonstration, presented by Liz Banks
More info...
For more information, contact Donald Martinez at 505-685-4523.
Nov 2

Top of the River Prospective Beef Emporium
Where: Rio Arriba County Fairgrounds, State Road 554, House 122A, Abiquiu
When: The emporium will begin with calf weigh-in at 8 a.m. Bids for purchasing calves will close at 2 p.m.

The sales are private treaty and are between the cattle producer and the exhibitor. There will be a workshop on beef quality assurance and calf selection during the event, encouraging best herdsmanship practices. More info...

For more information, contact Marcella Talamante at 505-685-4523.