Farmington lights up with holiday cheer, as we usher in this festive season! From holiday themed 5Ks to traditional Christmas celebrations, Farmington knows how to deck the halls. This year, we invite you to visit Farmington for more than just shopping. Take the time to join us at our holiday events, live performances and craft fairs. Meet local artisans and get to know us a little better. We also have plenty of outdoor and cultural adventures to add to your must see and do list. Please join us over the holidays and let's spread the magical spirit of the season, while creating treasured family memories.
December 14, 2023 from 6:00pm - 9:00pm | Courtyard by Marriott
Celebrate the giving season and learn how to support the Sexual Assault Services of Northwest New Mexico throughout the year at the Martinis & Mistletoe Christmas Mingle!
December 15, 2023 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm | Heart Gallery 2
Who's got the ugliest Christmas sweater in all the land? The Northwest New Mexico Arts Council aims to find out at their Ugly Sweater Contest at the newly opened Heart Gallery 2!
December 15, 2023 from 7:00pm - 8:00pm | First Presbyterian Church
First Tee-Four Corners invites you to enjoy a special night of Christmas music and help raise money for a wonderful local charity!
December 16, 2023 from 8:30am - 9:30am | Throughout Farmington Area
Take part in a holiday tradition and enjoy an afternoon along the Animas River trails, as you take part in the annual Audubon bird census! 70,000 counters, at more than 2,300 locations, stretching from the Arctic Circle to the tip of South America will conduct the count during the month of December. Join birders in Farmington, for this fun day of trail walks and bird watching!
December 16, 2023 from 11:00am - 6:30pm | First Baptist Church Aztec
Experience a very special afternoon with the Bar D Wranglers that will bring your heart back to the true meaning of Christmas! There will be three performance times to choose from. Space is limited so reserve seats early!
December 16, 2023 from 11:00am - 1:00pm | Farmington Gymnastics Academy
Christmas goodies and Santa? Sounds like a great way to spend a Saturday at the Farmington Gymnastics Academy!
December 16, 2023 from 2:00pm - 4:00pm | Connie Gotsch Theatre
Herald the Christmas season with a selection of festive Christmas favorites played by an expert eleven-member brass ensemble!
December 17, 2023 from 2:00pm - 3:30pm | Farmington Civic Center
Get ready to embark on a one-of-a-kind artistic journey this holiday season with the Artrageous Holiday Show! Performances will be at the Farmington Civic Center on Sunday, December 17th at 2:00pm and Monday, December 18th at 7:30pm.
The event runs Dec 17, 2023 through Dec 18, 2023
December 21, 2023 from 11:00am - 1:00pm | Farmington Public Library
Celebrate the Winter Solstice in Farmington and witness the architectural wonder of our library as the sun frames the Winter Solstice marker at exactly 12 noon! Special performance by Cynthia Sylvester and Secret Seven Acoustic Duo starting at 11:15 am.
December 21, 2023 from 4:30pm - 6:00pm | Aztec Ruins National Monument
Aztec Ruins National Monument will be hosting a winter solstice observation at sunset on Thursday, December 21st.
December 30, 2023 from 10:00am - 2:00pm | Riverside Nature Center
Join in this outdoor project, and help create an artistic New Year's treat for our wildlife to enjoy.
January 19, 2024 from 6:30pm - 8:30pm | San Juan College Planetarium, Room 1723
Join David Mayeux, San Juan College Planetarium, for AstroFriday and enjoy the beauty and wonder of the night sky. This monthly program is a huge hit with local stargazers!
The event runs Nov 10, 2023 through May 3, 2024
We hope you will join us for these annual festive celebrations!
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