Celebrate Christmas In Albuquerque

Alburquerque provides so many opportunities to celebrate with holiday events, whether that be with music or shopping or performances or lights. Check out the list of things to do in Albuquerque during the holidays.

Deck the Hill: Holidays in Nob Hill

Dec. 6, 13, & 20 from 5-10 p.m. 

Deck The Hill is the new holiday event series occurring in Nob Hill on the first three Thursdays in December, 6, 13, and 20. There will be lots of events going on throughout the district during the hours of 5pm to 10pm. Along with the unique boutiques and staple shopping, you’ll be able to enjoy a variety of sales, holiday popup markets, food and drink tastings, charity drives and fundraising events, music, craft workshops, art shows, book signings, and much more! Keep scrolling for a complete list of events for all three nights and details on where you can partake in a sweet deal on your holiday shopping.

Trolley of Lights

Dec. 17-24 & Dec. 27-30

The Trolly of lights is a 85-minute, 18-mile Best of ABQ City Tour using a completely-custom, open-air Trolley; in fact, there is no other destination in the entire world that has a Trolley like this! You will learn the lay of the land, get a glimpse of our rich history, and obtain an overview of all that Albuquerque has to offer (it surprises most people how much there is to see and do in Albuquerque). You can then return to the locales that most interest you, ensuring you spend your time in the most rewarding manner possible.ABQ Trolley Co. strives to provide the best visitor experience in the city and we do our best to offer a comprehensive tour that truly represents Albuquerque.

ABQ Annual Luminaria Tour

Dec. 24 at 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Enjoy this annual Christmas Eve night tradition in Albuquerque without worrying about parking, driving through snow, annoying traffic delays, or wasting gas. The tour, which begins and ends at the Albuquerque Convention Center, takes approximately 45 minutes and travels through Old Town and the Country Club area.