Ryan Montaño Band
The High Note, 132 W. Water St., 505-231-9918
Jazz trumpeter, 8 p.m., $10 at the door.
De lo Bolero a lo Jondo María Benítez Cabaret, The Lodge at Santa Fe, 750 N. St. Francis Dr. Flamenco and Spanish bolero dance; René Mena, Chuscales, Mina Fajardo, and Fernando Barros Lirola, 8 p.m., $15-$40, ticketssantafe.org, 505-988-1234, encores Friday and Saturday, Jan. 8 and 9. Flamenco Dinner Show
El Farol, 808 Canyon Rd. Yjastros: The American Flamenco Repertory Company, 6:30 p.m., $25.
Noche de Flamenco ¡Chispa! at El Mesón, 213 Washington Ave., 505-983-6756 Flamenco Conpaz with Emmy Grimm and Joaquin Gallegos, 7 p.m., $10 in advance.
Skylight, 139 W. San Francisco St. Gender-bending cabaret performance by Bella Gigante, with DJ Melanie Moore, 9 p.m., $10, 11 p.m. after-party only, $5, skylightsantafe.com.
Institute of American Indian Arts Writers Festival Library and Technology Center Auditorium, 83 Avan Nu Po Rd. Free nightly readings by visiting authors beginning at 6 p.m., through Saturday, Jan. 9; featured this evening: Ramona Ausubel, Toni Jensen, and Ismet Prcic, iaia.edu/calendar/the-writers-festival/.
JoyceGroup Santa Fe Arroyo Coffee Bar, 102 E. Water St. Weekly readings and discussions of works by James Joyce, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., no charge, joycegeek.com.
Civil War in the West van tour E.E. Fogelson Visitor Center, Pecos National Historical Park, NM 63, 505-757-7241 Two-hour tour of the Battle of Glorieta Pass sites and monuments, 1:30 p.m. weekly, entrance fee $7, tour $2, call for reservations, nps.gov/peco.
Moderate crosscountry ski outing Location TBA 4- to 8-mile trek led by Alan Shapiro, 505-424-9242, email@example.com for details. Visit riograndesierraclub.org for updated postings, free and open to the public.
Art Factor of Development El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, 555 Camino de la Familia Screening of Narcisse Sandjon’s film about artist and social activist Issa Nyaphaga; buffet dinner, silent auction, and entertainment, 4 p.m., $25 suggested donation, students $10, proceeds benefit Hope International for Tikar People, for more information contact Lori, 505-577-5035, firstname.lastname@example.org.
El Museo Winter Market El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, 555 Camino de la Familia Handmade crafts, jewelry, collectibles, and antiques, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays through May 1, elmuseoculturalwintermarket.org.
GLOW — A Winter Lights event Santa Fe Botanical Garden, 715 Camino Lejo, Museum Hill, 505-471-9103 Final night of light displays, heated and illuminated geodesic domes, and kinetic-light sculpture; also, live musical entertainment and a cash bar, 5-8 p.m., $9, children 4-12 $6, ages 3 and under no charge, tickets available online and on-site, santafebotanicalgarden.org.
Santa Fe Farmers Market 1607 Paseo de Peralta Open year-round on Saturdays; live music, concession stands, and gift shops, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., santafefarmersmarket.com.
Self-portrait workshop Santa Fe Community Gallery, 201 W. Marcy St., 505-955-6707 Free all-ages class held in conjunction with the exhibit Narcissus, 1-3 p.m.
(See Boxcar addresses Sports at Bar right)& Grill The Barnyard Stompers, 9 p.m., call for cover.
Cava Santa Fe at Eldorado Hotel & Spa Jazz guitarist Pat Malone's trio, 7-10 p.m., no cover.
La Fiesta Lounge at La Fonda C.S. Rockshow with Don Curry, Pete Springer, and Ron Crowder, 8-11 p.m., no cover. Low ‘n’ Slow Lowrider Bar at Hotel Chimayó de Santa Fe Chris Abeyta and Gerry Carthy, music of Northern New Mexico, 7-10 p.m. Saturdays, no cover.
Osteria d’Assisi Piano Lounge Pianist/vocalist Tucker Binkley, 6 p.m.-close, no cover.
Palace Restaurant & Saloon Country-rock singer/guitarist Connie Long, 10 p.m.-close, call for cover.
Second Street Brewery Americana band The Swinging Ornaments, 6-9 p.m., no cover. Second Street Brewery at the Railyard
Blues Revue Band, 6-9 p.m., no cover.
Skylight So Sophisticated, with DJ 12 Tribe, hip-hop/ electro/old school, 9 p.m.-close, call for cover.
Tiny’s Showcase karaoke, 8:30 p.m.-close weekly, no cover.
Turquoise Trail Ranchero band Maldito Baby, 9:30 p.m.-midnight, call for cover.
Upper Crust Pizza Folk singer/songwriter Dana Smith, 6-9 p.m.