Holidays in Santa Fe

Santa Fe Holiday Events, Specials and Happenings

 

Events

New Year's Eve Party in Santa Fe

The hottest New Year's Eve party is happening at the Lodge at Santa Fe with Havana Sol and DJ Gabriel to dance the night away. Hotel packages are available. 

Renaissance to Goya: prints and drawings from Spain

This exhibit presented by the British Museum in collaboration with the New Mexico Museum of Art brings together for the first time prints and drawings by Spanish and other European artists working in Spain in the mid-16th to the early 19th-century.
The New Mexico Museum of Art is the only American venue for this exhibition.
More information: New Mexico Museum of Art, 505-476-5072
Heritage Hotels & Resorts, Inc. has created a special Renaissance to Goya: Spanish Prints Package that includes admission to the exhibit and cultural passes to other museums. To book this special package, visit Hotel St Francis or Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe.

Ski season begins at Ski Santa Fe

Winter fun is set to begin at Ski Santa Fe in late November. Heritage Hotels & Resorts, Inc. offers a special Santa Fe Ski Package designed to prepare you for the slopes.  To book this special package visit The Lodge at Santa Fe or Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe.

Christmas Tree Lighting in the Plaza

Live entertainment, a speech from Santa Fe's mayor and a visit from Santa Claus will round out this Christmas celebration in Santa Fe's Downtown Historic Plaza.
More information: Santa Fe Convention and Visitors Bureau, 505-955-6933
Heritage Hotels & Resorts, Inc. has crafted a special Holiday Shopping in Santa Fe Package complete with free shuttle service to the Plaza and a Southwest Christmas ornament. To book this special package, visit The Lodge at Santa Fe or Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe.

Holiday Pie Mania

Come taste delicious pies and watch local chefs demonstrate how to make their signature holiday creations. This event also features a pie auction benefitting The Food Depot food bank.
More information: Holiday Pie Mania, 505-847-3333

La Cienega Studio Tour

Now in its 40th year, this tour is one of the oldest in Northern New Mexico and features paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry and more.
More infirmation: La Cienga Studio Tour, 505-699-6788

Christmas at the Palace

This free, family-oriented event at the Palace of the Governors features live music, hot cider and visits from Santa and Mrs. Claus.
More information: Santa Fe Convention and Visitors Bureau, 505-476-5100

Las Posadas

This annual and traditional candle-lit procession around Santa Fe Plaza to the Palace Courtyard re-creates Joseph's and Mary's search for a place to give birth to Jesus.
More information: Santa Fe Convention and Visitors Bureau, 505-476-5200

Canyon Road Farolito Walk

In this beloved Santa Fe tradition, participants stroll the famous path seeing farolitos and hearing carolers.
More information: Farolito Walk

Performances

A Baroque Christmas

The Santa Fe Pro Musica Baroque Ensemble performs a series of concerts featuring mezzo-sopranos Dianna Grabowski and Deborah Domanski performing traditional carols and works by Bach, Handel and Telemann.
More information: Santa Fe Pro Musica, 505-988-4640

Donnell Leahy & Family: Celtic Holiday Concert

The Santa Fe Concert Association presents this Celtic Christmas show by Canadian musician Donnell Leahy and his seven siblings.
More information: Santa Fe Concert Association, 505-984 8759

The King's Singers

These six talented British vocalists have wowed audiences worldwide through their harmonies, intonation and wit as they perform a variety of music.
More information: Santa Fe Concert Association, 505-984 8759

Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus Christmas Treasures concert

The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus present a variety of Christmas favorites such as Berlin's "White Christmas" and the suite from "Polar Express."
More information: Santa Fe Symphony, 505-983-1414

SFCA Orchestra Christmas with Caroline Goulding

The Santa Fe Concert Association presents this Christmas performance featuring violinist Caroline Goulding.
More information: Santa Fe Concert Association, 505-984 8759

Theater

The Nutcracker

The Aspen Santa Fe Ballet performs this Christmas story.
More infromation: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, 505-983-5591

For more events in Santa Fe, visit the Santa Fe Convention and Visitors Bureau