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Posts from September 2017

505 Southwestern New Mexico True Scholars Program
Posted on September 29, 2017 by Tourism Talk

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Today Governor Susana Martinez announced that applications are now being accepted for the first year of the 505 Southwestern New Mexico True Scholars scholarship program, which aims to recognize passion for the future of agriculture in New Mexico.

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New In-State Commercials Debut on TV, Social & OOH
Posted on September 28, 2017 by Tourism Talk

As a part of the department's strategy to increase in-state travel by boosting advocacy, a new campaign featuring unique points of pride for New Mexicans launched this week across the state. "When people are proud of something they tend to wear it, share it, and shop it," said Cabinet Secretary Latham.  "There's no question about how the Zia symbol makes New Mexicans feel, and we're honored that the Zia Pueblo gave us their blessing to continue to incorporate their sacred sun symbol into our advertising."

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Fall Festivals Aplenty in New Mexico
Posted on September 21, 2017 by Tourism Talk

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta may be the most well known, but fall is full of fairs and festivals all across New Mexico.


The New Mexico Tourism Department has created a roundup of some of the most popular fall events happening this season. From harvest fests to Oktoberfests, there is something for everyone in all four corners of the state.

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