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The Daily Times File Photos

The Daily Times File Photos

August 15, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
The paper amassed countless images over the years, and in 1995, the Daily Times donated its archival collection of photographs to the Farmington Museum. For the first time, examples from the collection will be on display in the museum’s lobby.
The event runs Aug 11, 2018 through Oct 20, 2018
Dinosaurs of New Mexico

Dinosaurs of New Mexico

August 15, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Fossils from the collection of the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science will be on display at the Farmington Museum, March through September 2018. Bring the kids, and a camera, to this fascinating and fun hands-on exhibit!!!
The event runs Mar 2, 2018 through Sep 8, 2018
North, South, East, and West: Maps from the Farmington Museum Collection

North, South, East, and West: Maps from the Farmington Museum Collection

August 15, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
Showcasing a variety of examples from the late-nineteenth century to the present, the exhibition North, South, East and West uses maps from the Farmington Museum collection to explore the history of the region.
The event runs Mar 24, 2018 through Aug 21, 2018
Chaco Night Sky Program

Chaco Night Sky Program

August 17, 2018 from 8:30pm - 9:30pm | Chaco Culture National Historical Park
Take in a Night Sky Program at an International Dark Sky Park when you visit Chaco Culture National Historical Park and experience the New Mexico night sky from the center of an ancient world! Program held every Friday and Saturday evening April to October. Watch for special programs on the annual solstice and equinox.
The event runs May 4, 2018 through Oct 27, 2018
Museum EdVenture

Museum EdVenture

All day Aug 25, 2018 | Tours begin at Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Join the Farmington Museum for a Museum EdVenture! These guided tours will help you discover the cultural treasures of the Four Corners. 2018 EdVentures will be held on March 10th (Navajo Trading Posts of the Four Corners), April 21st (Antelope Canyon), May 19th (Chimney Rock), August 4th, (Earthships), August 25th (Four Corners’ vineyards and wineries, September 15th (Renaissance Fair), and October 13th (Monument Valley).
The event runs Aug 4, 2018 through Oct 27, 2018
Categories: Cultural & History
Traditional Knowledge of Plants

Traditional Knowledge of Plants

August 25, 2018 from 9:00am - 12:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
Find out how traditional peoples used plants for dyes, foods, household items and many other things.
Totah Festival Indian Market & Pow Wow

Totah Festival Indian Market & Pow Wow

All day Sep 1, 2018 | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
Talented Native American artisans are juried into this annual festival celebrating the craftsmanship and friendship of regional artists. Totah Festival features a weekend of fantastic food, a contest Pow-Wow, Cultural Dance Expo and the popular authentic Navajo Rug Auction. The 2018 festival will be held at the Farmington Museum.
The event runs Sep 1, 2018 through Sep 2, 2018
History Hikes

History Hikes

September 8, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm | Begin at Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Join the Farmington Museum for History Hikes and discover the cultural and natural treasures of the Four Corners region! 2018 History Hikes are scheduled for the second Saturday of every month, May - September. Dates include May 12th, June 9th, July 14th, August 11th and September 8th.
The event runs Jul 14, 2018 through Sep 8, 2018
Dutch Oven Baking

Dutch Oven Baking

September 8, 2018 from 9:00am - 11:00am | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
For a real treat during your summer camping or backyard cooking, try baking in a cast iron dutch oven. If this is a new type of cooking for you, come to a demonstration, and get some hands-on experience, recipes, and tips from an expert at the Farmington Museum.
Dining with the Dead

Dining with the Dead

September 8, 2018 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm | Greenlawn Cemetery
Step back in time to the late 1800s and early 1900s when San Juan County’s early pioneers will be brought to life.
Navajoland Fall Tour

Navajoland Fall Tour

All day Sep 16, 2018 - Sep 22, 2018 | Navajo Ministries
Experience the beauty of the Four Corners Region with the Navajoland Tour including Monument Valley, Four Corners Monument, Canyon De Chelly, Grand Canyon, Petrified Forest and the Painted Desert. Tour costs include all meals, travel, lodging and park fees.
The event runs Sep 16, 2018 through Sep 22, 2018
Fee Free Day

Fee Free Day

All day Sep 22, 2018 | All National Parks
This is an entrance fee free day in all National Park Service sites and all public Federal Lands!
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The "Josie's Girls" Tour & Tea

September 22, 2018 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm | Historic Mary Jo Walters Property
Experience Farmington’s history by touring the 125 year old estate with the San Juan County Historical Society as they present, the “Josie’s Girls” Tour & Tea.
Gateway to the Imagination - A National Juried Art Show

Gateway to the Imagination - A National Juried Art Show

September 24, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
This annual national juried art show is held at the Farmington Museum. The show features a variety of artwork paintings, watercolor, sculptures, photographs and mixed media.
The event runs Sep 24, 2018 through Dec 1, 2018
Harvest Wine Festival

Harvest Wine Festival

All day Sep 29, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018 | Wines of the San Juan
Celebrate the harvest season with music, art show, food and the great grape stomp at the Wines of the San Juan. Hours: Saturday 12-7pm and Sunday 12-6pm.
The event runs Sep 29, 2018 through Sep 30, 2018
Northern Navajo Nation Fair

Northern Navajo Nation Fair

All day Oct 4, 2018 - Oct 7, 2018 | Shiprock Fairgrounds
The Northern Navajo Nation Fair is the the oldest and most traditional of the Navajo Fairs. Held each fall in Shiprock, this fair offers the Navajo people of the Four Corners chance to celebrate the year’s harvest with a community celebration. The Native market, rodeo and traditional songs and dances are popular with visitors.
The event runs Oct 4, 2018 through Oct 7, 2018
Historic Downtown Farmington Walking Tour

Historic Downtown Farmington Walking Tour

October 4, 2018 from 5:30pm - 7:00pm | Palmer House
Join the Farmington Museum for a free walking tour of downtown Farmington for an interesting local history lesson!
Petroliana: Oil and Gas Memorabilia from the Farmington Museum Collection

Petroliana: Oil and Gas Memorabilia from the Farmington Museum Collection

October 6, 2018 from 8:00am - 5:00pm | Farmington Museum & Visitor Center
The Farmington Museum has an extensive collection of these cultural artifacts, and they will be showcased in the exhibition Petroliana: Oil and Gas Memorabilia from the Farmington Museum Collection.
The event runs Oct 6, 2018 through Jan 5, 2019
Farmington's Johnny Appleseed

Farmington's Johnny Appleseed

October 6, 2018 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Farmington Nature Center
Do you know who began the apple-growing tradition that supported Farmington in the first half of the twentieth century? Bart Wilsey, Director of the Farmington Museum, will dramatize William Locke, the pioneer that started it all.
Four Corners Storytelling Festival

Four Corners Storytelling Festival

All day Oct 12, 2018 | Totah Theater / Berg Park
Slow down the pace, kick back, and listen to traditional tales told by some of the very best national and local storytellers. This festival features stories of all varieties...scary ghost stories, family stories, folklore and myths and will delight all ages. Check back for the 2018 schedule!
The event runs Oct 12, 2018 through Oct 13, 2018
Fall Navajo Song & Dance

Fall Navajo Song & Dance

October 13, 2018 from 10:00am - 2:00pm | Farmington Indian Center
The public is invited to the Farmington Indian Center for this fun social event, the Fall Navajo Song & Dance, which will close out the local Navajo Nation fair season.
Flintknapping & Ancient Hunters

Flintknapping & Ancient Hunters

November 10, 2018 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
Frank Bowman, a flintknapper who makes stone weapons using the techniques and styles of ancient hunters, will be demonstrating his craft at Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park in Farmington.
Audubon Christmas Bird Count

Audubon Christmas Bird Count

December 15, 2018 from 8:00am - 3:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
Take part in a holiday tradition and enjoy an afternoon along the Animas River Trails as you take part in the Audubon bird census!
Live Navajo Nativity

Live Navajo Nativity

December 21, 2018 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Four Corners Home for Children
Since 1985 Navajo Ministries has presented this annual live nativity. A local favorite, it is a must not miss Christmas tradition.
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