This Shimmering Light Parade In New Mexico Will Rock Your Holidays

In the Land of Enchantment, there are dozens of holiday events to visit around Christmas time. This electric parade is taking place in the quaint town of Las Vegas, New Mexico, and year after year it’s an amazing experience for everyone. With dozens of floats lighting the streets as the city lights are turned down low, this light parade is truly magical. Get ready to see the town come to life at night as this parade takes off and dazzles us all into the holiday spirit.

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Have you been to this electric parade in Las Vegas? What was the best part? Tell us about your experience in the comments, and don’t forget to share your holiday photos from your outings with us in our New Mexico Nature Lovers Facebook group, or tag us on Instagram by tagging #onlyinnewmexico for a chance to be featured!

For another magical light experience, this river light tour in Carlsbad is full of Christmas spirit every year, and you need to check it out before the season is over.