Tag Archives: Fred Harvey

November 17 2015

A Conversation About The Fred Harvey Company’s Later Years

La Fonda recently had the privilege of hosting the cornerstone event for this year’s Fred Harvey Weekend, a sold-out benefit dinner for the New Mexico Museum of History.  New York Times best-selling author Stephen Fried interviewed one of the members of the Harvey family, Daggett Harvey, Jr. about his memories of the company in its […]

October 28 2014

Celebrate the Holidays in Santa Fe

Those who groan about seeing holiday décor too early in the season won’t mind so much when it heralds a trio of Southwest holidays. Winter marks a second high season in the Santa Fe Plaza, with such beloved festivities as tree lighting (nightly starting Nov 29) and menorah lighting (at sunset during Chanukah); Christmas at the […]

November 19 2013

Celebrating the Women Who Welcomed Travelers West

This past weekend the New Mexico History Museum hosted An Evening with the Harvey Girls – a fundraiser featuring the new documentary film, The Harvey Girls: Opportunity Bound and a reception here at La Fonda. There were over 200 people in attendance, buzzing with a handful of former Harvey Girls. As many of you already know, […]