Dennis Hopper Day
was first proclaimed by the
30th Governor of New Mexico,
Bill Richardson on May 17, 2010.
In 2014 Taos Pueblo recognized May 17th
as Dennis Hopper Day annually. A proclamation
of the people of Taos County and of the
Town of Taos proclaimed May 17th to be
hereto annually know as, Dennis Hopper Day
and designated a street “Hopper Highway”
after the counter-culture icon.


MAY 14 - 18, 2016
Easy Rider Ride - Buffalo BBQ & Concert
Hopper Wild Whitewater Rafting Trip - Rebel Film Festival

"Dennis Hopper Day Descends On Taos, N.M." 
– New York Times Magazine


Easy Rider Ride

Welcome all bikers to the
3rd annual “Easy Rider Ride”.
A Free Event!
All registered bikers will receive
an Official Dennis Hopper Day 2016
Easy Rider patch! Rally begins
Saturday, May 14 at 12 Noon at
Old Martina’s Hall, Ranchos de Taos Plaza.
The Post Ride Buffalo BBQ & Concert
begins at 5pm at Taos Mesa Brewing.


Rebel Film Festival

Celebrating the Art of Rebel Film Making
with four Hopper movie classics at the
Taos Center for the Arts.
Showtimes 7pm May 15 – 18.
At 9am May 15 – 17,
Day trippers can enjoy the
Hopper Wild Whitewater Rafting Trip
with Los Rios River Runners down the
Rio Grande to the Stagecoach Hot Springs
made famous in “Easy Rider”.

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