Santa Fe has a wealth of events, outdoor access, interesting activities, and organizations that make it ideal for those of you interested in recreation. The flip side of that, though, is that Santa Fe has very little nightlife and jokingly “shuts down at 8 PM.” Regardless, here are some starter ideas for the active lifestyle.
The Santa Fe lifestyle almost always includes a generous serving of outdoor pursuits. You’re likely to find a mountain bike next to the skis with a fishing rod hanging in your buddy’s garage. We take advantage of the abundant sunshine, easy access to the mountains, and crowdless trails as much as we can.
Realistically this section could be its own website. Santa Fe hosts A LOT of festivals and events and they bring a lot of energy to the city. Even if your interest is not in Native art or your budget doesn’t agree, attending major events such as the Indian Market can be fun, inspiring, and enjoyable.
As mentioned before, Santa Fe lacks a proper nightlife scene. This is partially due to the median age in Santa Fe, but also related to the above information: Many people are spent by the time late night has come around! Regardless, here are some bright spots for you night owls: