The cooler temperatures and annual events of the holiday season provide new opportunities to explore the natural beauty surrounding Gallup. Festivities begin the first weekend of December with the Red Rock Balloon Rally, a Christmas parade, an arts and crafts market, and the weekly Gallup Flea Market and continue throughout the month with more opportunities to support local makers. Gather your loved ones, bundle up, and check out these holiday activities for a fun and festive season!
Watch the Christmas Parade
Residents of Gallup come together to build traditional Christmas floats for the Annual Community Christmas Parade. Admire the festive floats and keep an eye out for Santa Claus! The 2022 Christmas Parade begins at the corner of 8th Street going east on Aztec at 1 p.m. on Saturday, December 3rd.