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Posted on: May 23, 2023

Shakespeare on the Rail is Back!

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“All the world’s a stage.” So said William Shakespeare. And this summer, the New Mexico Rail Runner Express is once again turning into a stage. 

Since 2010, a small team of local actors has been bringing Shakespeare s...

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Posted on: May 24, 2023

Women in Transportation: Augusta Meyers

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In this profile, Communications and Economic Development Program Manager Augusta Meyers describes what it was like to see the Rail Runner go from conceptual to operational, reflects on why women bring a unique perspective to the industry, and more.

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Posted on: May 30, 2023

OFF THE RAILS - Take the Train!

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SITE Santa Fe presents Helado Negro and Lido Pimienta as the headliner musicians for its upcoming OFF THE RAILS annual benefit and concert event on June 22 at the Santa Fe Railyard Park. 

OFF THE RAILS is a one-of-a-kind benefit and concert experi...

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Posted on: May 25, 2023

International Folk Art Market - Take the Train!

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The 19th International Folk Art Market (IFAM) returns to Santa Fe, New Mexico July 6-9, 2023. Join 168 international artists representing 52 countries for this year's event at the Santa Fe Railyard Park

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Posted on: May 18, 2023

Train, Bus, Bike - A Cycling Journey

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In early May, Colorado residents Thomas Kopler and Barbara Mickelson visited New Mexico to work toward their goal of parallel biking the Great Divide Trail one state at a time. Their journey included traveling on the Rail Runner and connecting buses.

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Posted on: April 28, 2023

Bike Month Events

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May is National Bike Month, a celebration of biking as transportation and recreation. Throughout the month there are several bicycle-centric activities, educational opportunities, and events taking place in both Albuquerque and Santa Fe. Continue reading ...

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