Start shopping. Hit the gridiron. Sip fine wines. See the Christmas lights. Marvel at the solstice. Dance like a Matachine. Look, up in the sky, it’s … Santa in a helicopter?
by Edie Dillman, Kate Nelson, and Gwyneth Doland photos by Inga Hendrickson
Shh! Santa’s packaging a sledful of treasures made in and inspired by you-know-where.
What gives the holidays their NM flair? Traditions like community sing-alongs, luminarias, and one over-the-top parade.