the 8th annual

Taos Writers Conference

Sponsored by SOMOS, Taos, NM

Friday July 19, 2024 - Sunday, July 21, 2024 

Early Bird Registration by end of day 6/17/24:

All workshops (except for the ones designated online via Zoom) are located at SOMOS, 108 Civic Plaza Dr, Taos, NM 87571, unless otherwise specified.

Local Eateries & Lodging

within walking distance of SOMOS




Martyr’s Steakhouse Restaurant
146 Paseo del Pueblo Norte, 575-751-3020

Taos Inn (Doc Martin’s)
125 Paseo del Pueblo Norte, 575-758-1977

The Gorge Bar & Grill
103 E Plaza (Taos Plaza), 575-758-8866

​​Manzanita Market
Taos Plaza, 575-613-4088

133 Paseo del Pueblo Norte, 575-751-9700

Michael’s Kitchen
304-C Paseo del Pueblo Norte, 575-758-4178

103 East Plaza, 575-758-1994

World Cup Coffee
102 Paseo del Pueblo Norte (on the Plaza), 575-737-5299

Cafe Sagrado
124F Bent Street, (on Bent St Plaza), 575-758-0606

Sabor Real
228 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte suite A, 575-758-4910



Taos Inn
125 Paseo del Pueblo Norte, 575-758-1088

El Pueblo Lodge
412 Paseo del Pueblo Norte, 575-758-8700

Hotel LaFonda de Taos
108 South Plaza, 575-758-2211

Kachina Lodge
413 Paseo del Pueblo Norte, 575-758-2275

Dreamcatcher B & B
416 La Lomita Road, 575-758-0613

Early Bird Registration ends 6/17/24. All registration closes on 7/11/24.

PLEASE NOTE OUR CANCELLATION POLICY: 100% refund minus a $35 administrative fee for cancellations dated 6/17/24 or earlier; 50% refund minus a $35 administrative fee for cancellations received between 6/18/24 – 7/10/24 No refunds given for cancellations received after 7/11/24.

Open Tues-Sat  12pm-4pm  575.758.0081  108 Civic Plaza Drive

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 3225, Taos, NM 87571


SOMOS programs are made possible in part by these organizations: New Mexico Arts, a Division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, and by the National Endowment for the Arts • Taos Community Foundation • The McCune Foundation • The National Endowment For The Arts • The Virginia Wellington Cabot Foundation • Taos County Lodgers Tax • TaosNetLLC for high speed internet service  • LANL (Los Alamos National Labs)  • New Mexico Humanities Council • Nusenda Foundation • Witter Bynner Foundation • Amazon Literary Partnership • Literary Emergency Fund