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Calendar > Art Shows
A ticketed fashion show on the rooftop of La Fonda, it is the jewel in the crown of Santa Fe Street Fashion Week, showcasing the international and regional fashion available in Santa Fe, featuring designers recognized as some of the best in the world
Calendar > Food Wine & Spirits
Start your Holiday's with a POP! Join Luminaria's new sommelier Adrian Cabral for a sparkling wine tasting and seminar. Learn to choose and serve the best sparkling wines for you and your guests this holiday season. Click the link below to learn more
Calendar > Native American
Christmas Day Pueblo Celebrations and Dances
The Christmas celebrations at the Pueblos continue through Christmas Day and for days afterward. Contact local Pueblos for schedules and information. A beautiful time to visit a Pueblo during this festive holiday season--warm and inviting in Winter!
Visiting Santa Fe > Accommodations > Bed and Breakfasts
Make this vacation a truly memorable experience with a stay at Hacienda Nicholas. Enjoy a great night's sleep in our beds of fine linens, feather and down. Unwind in the peace and tranquility afforded by extra thick adobe walls, or go one step further and indulge in a relaxing and rejuvenating spa treatment at our own Absolute Nirvana Spa, selected by Conde Nast Traveler as "One of the Hottest New Spas in the World". Savor the luscious scents from our heavenly rose garden as you partake of the delectable buffets at breakfast and teatime. Share tales of your day with fellow travelers at our nightly Wine & Cheese hour. Let our dedicated staff help you make the most of Santa Fe so you can have the vacation you deserve.
Visiting Santa Fe > Accommodations > Hotels and Motels
Inspired by the ancient and legendary building traditions of the Anasazi, the Lodge at Santa Fe stands atop the hills of Santa Fe paying tribute to that ancient culture. A blend of Northern New Mexico's distinct cultural influences awaits you at this exquisite "Santa Fe-style" hotel. The Lodge at Santa Fe offers guests very convenient access to the ultimate in world-class art, shopping, dining and entertainment. The historic Santa Fe Plaza is just a short four minute drive and a complimentary shuttle is provided for guests of the hotel.
This 127-room full-service hotel features a number of unique suites, some with wood-burning fireplaces. Relax and enjoy the view from Garduño's a popular and authentic New Mexican style restaurant or the comfortable hilltop lounge. Take time to experience the beautiful perennial gardens and spacious outdoor pool and spa. Every summer, visitors can enjoy a variety of entertainment in the intimate setting of the Cabaret located within the hotel.
Amenities: Fitness, Hot Tub or Sauna, Kids, Meeting Facilities, Pets, Pool, Restaurant.
The Eldorado Hotel and Spa is Santa Fe's premier four-diamond hotel and a member of the prestigious Preferred Hotels and Resorts, an exclusive luxury collection featuring exceptional hotels around the world.
The newly renovated hotel is ideally located just steps from the historic Santa Fe Plaza. All 219 guest rooms and suites feature a 47" flat-screen HD television, posh bedding, refrigerated honor mini-bar, soothing terrycloth robes, and work desk. Various deluxe guest rooms and suites feature a wood-burning kiva fireplace and outdoor terrace with incredible views of the City and surrounding Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
Corporate meetings, incentive programs, and associations enjoy 23,000 square feet of beautifully appointed function space that offers versatility, natural light, a working fireplace and high speed Internet access. The newly built Eldorado Grand Ballroom features custom LED lighting and 15’ ceilings. Groups ranging in size from 10 to 700 guests are welcomed to the Eldorado Hotel and Spa year round from around the world.
Other hotel amenities include the Nidah Spa, newly opened CAVA Santa Fe Lounge, with live entertainment, Zagat rated Old House Restaurant, hip Agave Lounge, business center, concierge staff and in-house audiovisual services. The new elegant, non-denominational wedding chapel and venue, La Capilla de Oro, features white porcelain flooring, modern white Kartell chairs and a contrasting, beautiful hand carved, gilded altar.
Amenities: Cocktail Lounge, Entertainment, Fireplaces, Fitness, Hot Tub or Sauna, Meeting Facilities, Pets, Pool, Restaurant, Spa.
Named for the patron saint of Santa Fe, NM, the historic Hotel St. Francis embodies the authentic spirit of old Santa Fe, with handcrafted wood furniture by local artisans inspired by the Palace of the Governors, and a palette of natural colors reflecting the days of Santa Fe's early Franciscan missionaries.
Amenities: Cocktail Lounge, Restaurant.
Visiting Santa Fe > Annual Events
THE DRURY PLAZA HOTEL IN SANTA FE – YOUR PERFECT WEDDING VENUE
Your perfect wedding destination awaits the Drury Plaza Hotel in Santa Fe in downtown Santa Fe. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will help you plan your dream wedding that will match your vision, from casual parties to elegant affairs, in one of the numerous beautiful spaces around the property. The full-service hotel has 182 guest rooms, a restaurant, a year-around, heated rooftop bar and pool with stupendous views of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
There is 17,000 square feet of both indoor and outdoor space featuring a number of different options to accommodate both small, intimate weddings to larger ceremonies and receptions for dancing and celebrating. The Wedding Grove in the northeast of the property is a gorgeous shaded area to marry. The beautiful pedestrian walkways and gardens provide additional spaces for a romantic ceremony. The promenade is lined with flowering crab apples.
Inspired by the Spanish missions of New Mexico, the guestrooms reflect the authentic Territorial Style, and features spacious, light-filled sitting areas and oversize bathrooms for the bride and groom, their wedding parties, families and guests. Many rooms have fireplaces and balconies, and many have jetted tubs. The deluxe bathrooms have both a freestanding glass shower and a separate soaker tub, and 90 of them will feature custom-made sliding barn doors.
The hotel features all of the renowned amenities of Drury Hotels, as well as modern, spacious, light-filled rooms with stupendous views of the Santa Fe skies. The wedding party will enjoy food from the restaurant ELOISA, which draws from local ingredients and influences to create a mouthwatering cuisine.
Book your dream wedding at the Drury Plaza Hotel in Santa Fe. The friendly staff will ensure that it’s a perfect day for everyone attending.
Amenities: Cocktail Lounge, Fireplaces, Fitness, Hot Tub or Sauna, Kids, Meeting Facilities, Outdoor Dining, Pets, Pool, Restaurant, WiFi.
Visiting Santa Fe > Dine > New Mexican
Experience authentic New Mexican cuisine featuring some of the state's favorite salsa and chile. The Lodge at Santa Fe hosts the first Santa Fe location of Garduños, a beloved Albuquerque institution where the locals go to get great New Mexican food just like abuela (grandma) would make. Amenities: Cocktail Lounge, Restaurant.
Visiting Santa Fe > Dine > Southwestern
This eclectic menu features Chef Estevan's famous chile relleno and goat's milk flan. Produce and meats are sourced from the Santa Fe Farmer's Market and local New Mexico farms while the chile is grown in Chimayo, New Mexico. Estevan is the only Santa Fe restaurant to serve Chimayo chile. Come up to Estevan and settle in on Santa Fe's premier open-air patio or in the cozy dining room.
Chef will also be serving food in the Hotel Chimayo's Low 'n Slow Lowrider Bar with the signature Chimayo Dog, served wrapped in a tortilla.
Amenities: Outdoor Dining, Restaurant.
Visiting Santa Fe > Local Resources
Albuquerque, New Mexico
The true Southwest awaits you in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Come immerse yourself in our rich culture and heritage, rooted in centuries of history. Soak in our blue skies and sun that shines 310 days a year-perfect for outdoor activities. Breathe in the high desert air scented with sage and piñon, and you'll understand why Albuquerque, NM is a destination like no other
Visiting Santa Fe > Local Resources > Personal Care
At the Genoveva Chavez Community Center, the city's largest recreational facility, sign up for a class in kayaking, ice skating, yoga, Pilates, cycling and more. The complex features 177,000 sq. ft. of recreational activities including 2 racquet ball courts, a fully equipped weight room, unique selection of cardio-equipment and a full court gymnasium. Swim laps or take a water exercise class in the 50-meter Olympic size pool or relax in the therapy or leisure pools. Play hockey or twirl on the ice during the public skating time on the ice arena. Drop in for a game of hockey, volleyball, basketball or indoor soccer; or run for miles on the city’s only indoor track. Host a party or an event in the 1,600 sq. ft. community room or take advantage of the outdoor park
Amenities: Fitness, Hot Tub or Sauna, Kids, Meeting Facilities, Pool.
Visiting Santa Fe > Things to Do > Nightlife > Live Music
Welcome to the Low 'n Slow Lowrider Bar at the Hotel Chimayo; de Santa Fe. Named after the book "Low 'n Slow - Lowriding in New Mexico" by Jack Parsons and Carmella Padilla, the bar is designed to capture the essence of the low-rider culture; its exuberance, style and artistry. The bar is a tribute to New Mexico's Hispanic cultural pride and individuality through the decor and artwork, handcrafted by Chimayo specialists. Sample innovative concoctions from award-winning mixologists. Make Your Own Bloody Mary Bar every Sunday all summer long. Enjoy the rhythms of local norteño entertainers each weekend.
Amenities: Cocktail Lounge, Entertainment.
Visiting Santa Fe > Things to Do > Outdoor Activities
We are Santa Fe's local Mountain Bike Club and we like to say that "Any friend of mountain biking is a friend of ours."
The Santa Fe Fat Tire Society is dedicated to the sport of mountain biking and to providing riders of all levels the opportunity to meet, socialize, improve their skills, and, most of all, to have fun. We are strong advocates for responsible mountain biking and for the development, creation, and maintenance of multi-use trails.
Visiting Santa Fe > Things to Do > Outdoor Activities > Biking
Santa Fe Walkabouts offers true Outdoor and Cultural Adventures! Take a customized guided hike in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains or stunning canyon lands. Adventure off road in our Pinzgauer, a 4X4 vehicle, or explore pristine mountain biking trails! Experience cross country skiing or snowshoeing in the winter months! Immerse yourself in New Mexico's rich culture with a scenic tour to Bandelier, Puye Cliffs, Taos Pueblo, Ghost Ranch or Chimayo! New Mexico is made for Adventure. Let's go Walkabout!
Visiting Santa Fe > Things to Do > Rafting
The Adaptive Sports Program of New Mexico (ASPNM) has provided outdoor recreational opportunities for children and adults with disabilities throughout the state for over 30 years. With activities ranging from adaptive skiing and snowboarding to golf, rock climbing, water sports, and much more, ASPNM gives those living with disabilities the sense of freedom, accomplishment, and joy that comes with participating in outdoor activities.
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