NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A lot of New Year’s Eve events are making a return this year. The Zia Drop is back at Santa Fe Plaza Friday night, starting at 8 p.m. You can enjoy biscochitos and local bands and the drop will be accompanied by fireworks.

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The annual Chile Drop in Las Cruces is also back this year. The event kicks off at 9 p.m. at the Plaza de Las Cruces with music, games, and food. You can scan a QR code and vote for whether the chile should be red, green, or Christmas.