DENNIS HOPPER DAY

DENNIS HOPPER DAY - EASY RIDER RIDE

ETE Presents “Dennis Hopper Day” Saturday, May 17 Taos, New Mexico with the first annual “Dennis Hopper Day” happening, “Easy Rider Ride”, Party on the Plaza, Screening of Hopper’s counter-culture classic "Easy Rider" and more…

“We the Red Willow People of the Taos Valley recognize May 17th 2014 as Dennis Hopper Day. Our fore fathers let Dennis shoot his film, Easy Rider, in 1968 and he became friends with our Elders and People of the Pueblo. On May 17th, we will recognize Dennis Hopper Day annually.”

- Taos Pueblo Governor, Clyde M. Romero

Dennis Hopper / Easy Rider

“Our Town is proud to host this important and timely recognition of such a distinguished award-winning artist, actor, director, writer, philanthropist, painter and art collector who called Taos ‘home.’”

- Taos Mayor, Dan Barrone

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Special Thanks to The Hopper Art Trust
Easy Rider Photograph © 1969 Columbia Pictures
Apocalypse Now Photograph © 1979 Zoetrope Corporation
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