Ornament Event - NM Public Education Department in Santa Fe 10:30 a.m. - Rotary Club delivers New Mexico’s Schoolchildren’s Ornaments - First Lady Barbara Richardson announces winning student for D.C. Trip - Introduction of Pola Lopez, official winning artist
Harvesting Event - Cutting, loading, binding covering, preparing for travel
Capitol ChristmasTree New Mexico Tour - Cuba Community Kick-off Celebration, 11:00 a.m., Off Highway 550
Farmington Community Celebration, 4:00 p.m., Gateway Park Museum & Visitors Center, 3041 E. Main St.
Gallup Community Celebration, 10:00 a.m., 201 E. Highway 66
Grants Community Celebration, 1:30 p.m., Fire and Ice Park, West Santa Fe Ave.
Albuquerque Community Celebration, 5:00 p.m., Downtown Civic Plaza
Los Lunas Community Celebration, 8:30 a.m., Daniel Fernandez Park, 1043 Hwy 314
Socorro Community Celebration, 10:45 a.m., Sedillo Park, Francisco de Avondo
Truth or Consequences Community Celebration, 1:30 p.m., City Hall, 505 Sims
Silver City Community Celebration, 5:00 p.m., Grant County Admin. Building, 1400 Hwy 180 East
Las Cruces Community Celebration, 10:00 a.m., Apodaca Park, 801 E. Madrid
Alamogordo Community Celebration, 6:00 p.m., White Sands Mall
Roswell Community Celebration, 11:00 a.m., Chavez Community Courthouse, 400 N. Virginia
Taos Community Celebration 10:30 a.m., Taos Youth & Family Center, Paseo del Canon-East
Espanola Community Celebration, 1:00 p.m., Plaza de Española, 601 Bond St.
Santa Fe Community Celebration, 4:00 p.m., Federal Place—near Sweeney Convention Center
Las Vegas Community Celebration, 6:00 p.m., Plaza Park
Cross-Country Tour begins - New Mexico to Washington, DC
Richmond, Indiana Community Celebration 5:00 p.m.
Deliver tree and ornaments to US Capitol
Deliver ‘companion’ trees and ornaments to government offices
Deliver ‘companion trees’ and ornaments to government offices in DC
Lighting of Capitol Christmas Tree at 5 p.m. on the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol
Trough December 31
Christmas Artists Extravaganza, Rio Grande Botanic Gardens, Daily 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Evenings 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Scheduled events as of December 2, 2005