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Music on the Hill

Music on the Hill, a Santa Fe summer tradition!

A free, family-friendly, summer concert series presented by St. John’s College. Bring your picnic, meet up with friends and enjoy live music on the Hill. Concerts are on Wednesday evenings in June and July from 6 to 8 p.m. at the St. John’s athletic field.

Make a gift to Music on the Hill to support this program bringing free concerts to the Santa Fe community. Your support makes a difference!

2018 Concert Dates

June 13 - Doug Lawrence


June 20 - The Tracey Whitney Quintet


June 27 - Ryan Montano


July 11 - Jimmy Stadler


July 18 - Ranky Tanky


July 25 - Calle 66


Restaurant Benefit Nights

Come out and dine at these local restaurants who support Music on the Hill. Twenty percent of the evening’s food and beverage sales will benefit St. John’s College free summer concert series.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Santa Fe Bar Grill

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

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Designated Parking Areas

Please note that for all of our concerts, Park & Ride service is available from Museum Hill’s Udall parking lot.

A drop-off site is located at the entrance to campus on Camino Cruz Blanca for those unable to walk from the designated parking areas.

  • Santa Fe Prep Main Lot
    Off of Camino Cruz Blanca
  • Immaculate Heart of Mary Retreat & Conference Center
    Across the street from Santa Fe Prep with access from Camino Cruz Blanca.
  • Rio Grande School
    Off of Camino Cabra, next to Atalaya Elementary School
  • Atalaya Elementary School
    Off of Camino Cabra, next to Rio Grande School

Free Park and Ride Shuttle

Santa Fe Pick Up Map
See a more detailed map at

Parking is no longer available at Museum Hill. Instead, shuttle parking is available with the Santa Fe Pick-Up.

Park at the PERA lot transfer station and ride the Museum Shuttle up to Music on the Hill. The Santa Fe Pick-Up hours will be extended until 8:30 p.m. for each concert evening. We thank the City of Santa Fe for extending their hours for the public to attend these free community concerts. For more information visit or, or call 505-231-2573 (shuttle information only).

Handicap Parking Area

Handicap parking is available for those with a handicap permit. Proceed to the main college entrance where security personnel will direct you to the appropriate lot.

Concertgoers are advised to use the designated parking lots and heed all “no parking” signs on local area streets. View map of designated parking areas.

Please do not park along any nearby streets, including Camino Cruz Blanca, Camino San Acacio, Calle Rumolo, Camino Cabra, or Camino Picacho. The areas will be monitored by the City of Santa Fe Police and will be subject to parking violations.

Rules and Guidelines

To ensure the enjoyment of all concert-goers, we ask that you please follow these guidelines:

  • No pets, except service dogs, onto the field
  • No tables on the field
  • No large umbrellas
  • No tents
  • No smoking
  • Children must be supervised at all times
  • Park bicycles along tennis court fence
  • Keep views of the stage unobstructed
  • Drink responsibly and understand that underage drinking is prohibited
  • Respect the college’s neighbors and park cars only in designated parking areas
  • Pick up your trash before leaving the field

St. John’s College reserves the right to:

Ask anyone to leave due to inappropriate behavior or conduct.

Cancellation Policy

In case of inclement weather requiring cancellation of a concert, updated information can be found on this page, the Music on the Hill Facebook page, and KSFR and KBAC radio stations.


Special thanks to the local sponsors who make this event possible. Sponsorships support the concert series and financial aid for New Mexico students at St. John’s College. “Friends of Music on the Hill” offers individuals a way to make a tax-deductible gift to Music on the Hill. Become a Friend of Music on the Hill by donating today.

To request information about becoming a sponsor, please contact Carolyn Kingston at cbkingston(at) or 505-984-6113.

Premier Lead Sponsor

Lanb Logo

Band Sponsor

Waddell Reed Logo

Senior Partner Sponsor

Christus St Vincent Logo

Media Sponsors

  • Albuquerque Journal Logo
  • Presti Digital Media Logo
  • KBAC - Radio Free Santa Fe Logo
  • Santa Fe Audio Visual Logo
  • Santa Fean Magazine Logo
  • KSFR - Santa Fe Public Radio

Partner Sponsors ($2,500 level)

  • El Castillo Logo
  • Gemini Rosemont Logo
  • Montgomery Andrews Logo
  • ultiMED Logo
  • Walter Burke Catering Logo

Supporter Sponsors ($1,000 level)

  • Coates Tree Service Logo
  • DMC Construction Logo
  • ilpiatto Logo
  • KW Monica McLin Logo
  • Neil Lyon Group - Sothebys International Realty Logo
  • Santa Fe Bar & Grill Logo
  • Frogurt Logo
  • Gallery 901 Logo
  • Ten Thousand Waves Logo

This project is supported in part by New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Arts.

New Mexico Arts Logo

In-Kind Sponsors

Atalaya Search and Rescue

IHM Retreat & Conference Center

New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs

Rio Grande School

Santa Fe Music Collective

Santa Fe Preparatory School

Santa Fe Waste Services


Special thanks to our Volunteer Advisory Board, who work throughout the year to organize, raise funds and produce Music on the Hill!

Thank you: Douglas Maahs of DMaahs Construction, Margaret Mertz, St. Vincent Hospital Foundation, Dion Silva, Los Alamos National Bank, Philip Spiers, Tom Taylor Belts and Buckles, John Trentacosta, Straight Up Productions, David Wilkinson, and Santa Fean Magazine.