There's at least one thing that can still bring us all together—the need for fun-based distractions that come in the form of things to do, places to go and people to see. Throw in the encroaching terror of winter (and the way the town kind of goes to sleep at 8:30) and there's your catalyst for getting to the good times while the getting's good. Oh, and they're also lighting up the Plaza for Christmas, and that's always pretty.

 Community Day at the Gardens Nature is therapy. Take advantage of Autumn and peruse the gardens free of charge for all New Mexico residents. More Info>>
Community Day at the Gardens Nature is therapy. Take advantage of Autumn and peruse the gardens free of charge for all New Mexico residents. More Info >>

Nature is therapy. Take advantage of Autumn and peruse the gardens free of charge for all New Mexico residents.

 Holiday Small Works Show An exhibit featuring small works by the gallery's artists and farolitos which you may enjoy with hot cider in hand. More Info>>
Holiday Small Works Show An exhibit featuring small works by the gallery's artists and farolitos which you may enjoy with hot cider in hand. More Info >>

An exhibit featuring small works by the gallery's artists and farolitos which you may enjoy with hot cider in hand.

 Annual Lighting of the Christmas Tree & Santa Fe Plaza Pretty lights—'nuff said. See them turn on for the first time as the square transforms into a winter wonderland. Santa Claus arrives at 6 pm on a decorated vintage red firetruck. Don't forget your wish lists. More Info>>
Annual Lighting of the Christmas Tree & Santa Fe Plaza Pretty lights—'nuff said. See them turn on for the first time as the square transforms into a winter wonderland. Santa Claus arrives at 6 pm on a decorated vintage red firetruck. Don't forget your wish lists. More Info >>

Pretty lights—'nuff said. See them turn on for the first time as the square transforms into a winter wonderland. Santa Claus arrives at 6 pm on a decorated vintage red firetruck. Don't forget your wish lists.


 Comics Creators for Small Business Saturday New Mexico-based comic artists and writers, and members of 7000 BC, have creator-owned book soft sale and talk about their processes at the comic-centric event. More Info>>
Comics Creators for Small Business Saturday New Mexico-based comic artists and writers, and members of 7000 BC, have creator-owned book soft sale and talk about their processes at the comic-centric event. More Info >>

New Mexico-based comic artists and writers, and members of 7000 BC, have creator-owned book soft sale and talk about their processes at the comic-centric event.

 Hogan & Moss A scorch folk performance by this duo from Texas. More Info>>
Hogan & Moss A scorch folk performance by this duo from Texas. More Info >>

A scorch folk performance by this duo from Texas.

 Replenish Monthly SkyLounge event featuring the best in alternative House. More Info>>
Replenish Monthly SkyLounge event featuring the best in alternative House. More Info >>

Monthly SkyLounge event featuring the best in alternative House.


 Gift Fair Shop small and local and nab all your gifts at the tenth annual market presenting ceramics, leather work, chocolates and more. More Info>>
Gift Fair Shop small and local and nab all your gifts at the tenth annual market presenting ceramics, leather work, chocolates and more. More Info >>

Shop small and local and nab all your gifts at the tenth annual market presenting ceramics, leather work, chocolates and more.

 Los Pastores The choir performs an arrangement for vocal soloists, choice and chamber orchestra at the concert sponsored by El Rancho de Las Golondrinas. More Info>>
Los Pastores The choir performs an arrangement for vocal soloists, choice and chamber orchestra at the concert sponsored by El Rancho de Las Golondrinas. More Info >>

The choir performs an arrangement for vocal soloists, choice and chamber orchestra at the concert sponsored by El Rancho de Las Golondrinas.

 Gerry Carthy Traditional Irish music, folk and more. More Info>>
Gerry Carthy Traditional Irish music, folk and more. More Info >>

Traditional Irish music, folk and more.

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