Where to Stay: The Lodge at Santa Fe
Heading to the desert might not be your first thought when looking at places to spend New Year’s. But Santa Fe, NM has plenty of great (and warm) options for celebrating the holiday. When in Santa Fe for New Year’s, head to New Year’s Eve on the Plaza. Expect live music, and food. And — as opposed to dropping a ball for New Year’s like a lot of other cities — Santa Fe raises theirs!
Santa Fe hosts a bustling artistic community where tourists can come and absorb the local culture in over 250 art galleries ranging in style and subject from contemporary to traditional Native American art. In fact, the city prides itself on being a go-to destination for people wanting to learn more about Native American culture and history, with its many events, museums and historical sites.