MAY EVENTS IN SANTA FE NEW MEXICO
1-4. Santa Fe Film Festival. More than 40 independent world films in all categories will be screened at various venues. There will be a tribute to a famous film artist and a spotlight on local filmmakers. www.santafefilmfestival.com.
5. Perla Batalla. A Grammy-nominated singer and composer, Batalla’s music draws upon Hispanic culture. www.lensic.org.
9. Fantase Dome Fest. Four large, art-inspired geodesic domes created by local artists spread around DeVargas Park light up the night with four bands and a skateboard jam are featured in this original art event. 6pm-midnight. www.creativesantafe.org
9-11. Passport to the Arts 2014. A weekend-long celebrations of art and artists on Canyon Road. www.santafe.org.
16-18. Outside Bike & Brew Festival. Lots of fun bike events, plus the Santa Fe Century on May 18. www.outsidesantafe.com
17-18. Eldorado Studio Tour. Some of the finest artists in the area live and work in Eldorado, just a few miles southeast of Santa Fe. More than 90 artists’ studios will be open to visitors. www.eldoradoarts.org.
Photography copyright: Elizabeth R. Rose