Bring your lift ticket or season pass from any New Mexico ski resort and get 20 percent off entry to the hot springs or 20 percent off lodging with Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs Resort & Spa’s “Ski, Soak & Stay Special.” Valid Dec. 1, 2018 through April 30, 2019. Springs offer valid seven days a week. Lodging discount offered Monday through Thursday. One discount per lift ticket. ojocaliente.ojospa.com, 888-939-0007
Happy Hour at medley., every Tuesday through Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. featuring $5 cocktail specials, $3 beers and $4 wines and bubbly. And the snacks? Queso fundido, grilled avocado and a white shrimp dish under $15 to name a few. 100 State Road 150 on the road to Taos Ski Valley; medleytaos.com, (575) 776-8787
Mangia Fiesta at the Trading Post Café and Gallery is a special three-course Italian dinner for only $12 on Tuesday through Thursday from 4 to 6 p.m. Just up the hill from the Historic San Francisco de Asís Church in Ranchos de Taos; 4179 State Road 68, tradingpostcafe.com, (575) 758-5089
Not your ordinary fast food, local favorite Mante’s Chow Cart offers three taquitos (rolled tacos) for $2.17 every Thursday. Located at 402 Paseo del Pueblo Sur, Taos, (575) 758-3632.
No need to drive around in circles looking for a metered parking spot on Taos Plaza. Less than two blocks away down the hill on Kit Carson Road is a free public lot. Another lot within walking distance to the Plaza is off Camino de la Placita, behind the Plaza in between Our Lady of Guadalupe Church and the elementary school building.
— Compiled by Scott Gerdes