Christmas in Santa Fe
Christmas at the Palace
Palace of the Governors at the New Mexico History Museum
Santa Fe's beloved Christmas at the Palace brings the community together for and evening of hot cider, cookies, live music, a chance to operate an antique printing press and the visit of Mr. and Mrs. Claus -- all in the legendary magic of the Palace of the Governors.
New Mexico History Museum
Join Mary and Joseph in this reenactment of their search for lodging to give birth to baby Jesus. The procession ends at the Palace of the Governors courtyard with carols and refreshments.
Annual Holiday Open House
New Mexico Museum of Art
The Holiday Open House is a round-robin of puppet plays, art making projects, photos with Santa Claus, and other activities.
Canyon Road Farolito Walk
WHEN: Starts around dusk December 24
This beloved Christmas Eve tradition lights up the heart and soul, as thousands of people stroll this famous road, which is decorated with farolitos (small, sand-filled bags with votive candles) and luminarias (bonfires). The joyous sounds of carols and friends and families greeting each other fills the air.