Keep It Local For The Holidays At This Incredible New Mexico Holiday Market

It’s that time of year again: Christmas time! When thinking about where you can shop locally and get in the holiday spirit, there’s one place you should go first. The annual holiday market at Rail Yards in Albuquerque is approaching quickly, and this year it’s a three-day fun packed weekend. Experience the best of all of ABQ with artists, food vendors, and so much more at this unique local (and free!) holiday event. You’re sure to feel in the holiday spirit after a weekend at Rail Yards.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you been to the holiday market at Rail Yards? What’s your favorite 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 chance to get in the Christmas spirit, you can take a horse drawn sleigh ride for a night of wonder.