Holidays in Santa Fe

Santa Fe Holiday Events, Specials and Happenings


Celebrate the New Year in Santa Fe

Ring in 2015 in Santa Fe style! We have lots of ways you can welcome a new year in New Mexico's historic capital when you celebrate at Eldorado Hotel & Spa, Hotel Chimayó de Santa Fe or Hotel St. Francis!

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 package designed to prepare you for the slopes.  To book this special package visit The Lodge at 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 a special low rate and discounts to some of the city's best unique boutiques and galleries! To book this special package, visit The Lodge at Santa FeHotel Chimayó de Santa Fe or Hotel St. Francis.

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

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


A Baroque Christmas

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

Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra Christmas Treasures concert

The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra presents a variety of Christmas favorites.
More information: The Lensic Performing Arts Center, 505-983-1414


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