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Christmas Carols and Luminarias on the Plaza

Every year, on the eve before Christmas, thousands of luminarias line the streets of Mesilla, while on the Plaza, carolers…
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This Christmas, Why Not Shop Local?

‘Tis the season for gift-giving, and nothing says “I care” like gifts purchased from local vendors. Why? Because independent businesses…
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Getting Into The Spirit

They say this is the most wonderful time of the year. A time for giving, a time for reflecting, a…
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Experience Unique Southwestern Holiday Celebrations Throughout the Region

“Christmas Eve is such a special time here in the Town of Mesilla,” said Mesilla Mayor Nora Barraza. “The streets…
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Brighten Your Holidays With Festive, Fuss-Free Containers

Many gardeners fill containers with winter flowers such as pansies, violas, ornamental kale, stock, and other hardy bloomers. Who doesn’t…
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Seasonal Fun in the Great Southwest

Fall is festival season, and after a year of lockdown and social distancing, we are readier than ever for in-person…
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