Check out our gallery of photos from the first day of Fiesta de Santa Fe 2018.
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Mayor Alan Webber introducers speakers at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center during a ceremony to sign a proclamation.
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A new Fiesta proclamation was signed by city officials, civic leaders, tribal governors and diocese representatives.
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Vendors are serving up food and drink on Plaza for Fiesta until 5 pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights.
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Rev. Adam Lee-Ortega, at right, accompanies Archbishop John Wester, center, through the Plaza on Fiesta Friday.
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A view from Palace Avenue as the 2018 Fiesta de Santa Fe gets underway.
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The Po'Pay Pueblo Dancers performed outside of Rosario Chapel after the Pregón.
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Santa Fe Police Department is all hands on deck on Fiesta Friday.
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Congregants at the traditional Pregón fill Rosario Chapel early Friday morning.
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Archbishop John C Wester leaves Rosario Chapel after the Pregón, the first event of the 2018 Fiesta de Santa Fe.
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Prayers began at 6 am Friday morning as part of the first mass to celebrate the 2018 Fiesta de Santa Fe.
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A new proclamation was signed on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018. It is supposed to usher in a new era of reconciliation for Santa Fe.
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