As we prepare for the Holiday season there are many fun activities throughout Santa Fe and Albuquerque that will get you into the holiday spirit. Whether you are looking at a spectacular light show or making your own ornaments, Santa Fe is a wonderful place to be for the Holidays. Let us know what your favorite holiday activities is. One thing we can all hope for snow this holiday season!
The Nutcracker December 15th - 16th Lensic Performing Arts Center Santa Fe’s annual performance of 'The Nutcracker' is a cannot miss holiday event. Embrace the holiday spirit and enjoy this amazing performance by Santa Fe’s Aspen Ballet Company. With over 60 dancers this show incorporates ballet, Chinese ribbon dance and flamenco. aspensantafeballet.com
A Baroque Spirit December 20th - 24th, 6 - 8pm Loretto Chapel Enjoy holiday performances by Avery Amereau and Deborah Domanski. Starting on the 20th through the 24th you can see Avery and Deborah sing beautiful holiday music every night including Christmas Eve.
Holiday Tree and Train Display December 10th - 18th First National Bank This annual tree and train display set up by members of the Santa Fe Model Railroad Club have organized and operated trains for the First National bank since 1991. Stop by and partake in the magical spirit of holiday trains.
River of Lights November 24th - December 30th ABQ BioPark A short 50 minute ride to Albuquerque will take you to New Mexico’s largest walk-through light display, featuring thousands of lights and displays. Get into the Holiday spirit with the G-Scale Model Railroad train show! The River of Lights is a light show experience you will not want to miss. cabq.gov
Holiday Ornament Workshop December 19th, 10am - 2pm Museum of Indian Arts & Culture Create your own Holiday ornament!
El Museo Winter Market December 23rd, 9am - 4pm El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe Fine Arts, Flea Market and local treasures can be found at the El Museo Winter Market! Pick up any last minute gifts you my need and maybe something for yourself.
Christmas Song Open Mic December 24th, 5pm Mine Shaft Tavern Sing your favorite Christmas Song and enjoy delicious holiday food with friends and family.
Holiday Dream Flamenco December 22nd, 7pm Teatro Paraguas Flamenco interpretations with holiday favorites such as “Silent Night” and “Carol of the Bells” enjoy an evening filled with flamenco rhythms and mesmerizing movements.