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Tuesday, December 9, 2008


SANTA FE, N.M.- The Hilton Santa Fe Golf Resort & Spa at Buffalo Thunder invites New Mexicans to celebrate the season with a special event on Saturday, December 13, 6:30 p.m. This special Community Holiday Party allows the business community to recognize, appreciate and thank staff, clients, vendors and key partners. The evening includes delicious food, business-to-business networking, entertainment, prizes and a Hilton-sized dose of happy, holiday cheer. 

"We have been working closely with the local business community and recognized the need for an evening like this," said Richard Ross, director of sales and marketing at Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino. "This unique event offers businesses an opportunity to show appreciation for their employees and clients without breaking the bank. Companies can network and celebrate their 2008 accomplishments at our Community Holiday Party."

WHAT:          A Community Holiday Party at Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino

The delicious menu is prepared by Chef Ed Wickman and includes:

  • - Spinach Salad with toasted pinon raspberry vinaigrette
  • - Deep fried turkey and cranberry relish carving station
  • - Sliced prime rib with au jus and horseradish
  • - Herb grilled chicken breast with orange mint relish
  • - Sides of corn bread dressing and potatoes au Gratin
  • - Maple glazed winter squash and seasonal vegetables
  • - Holiday dessert display with favorites old and new

WHERE:        Tewa Grand Ballroom at the Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino, 30 Buffalo Thunder Trail, Santa Fe, NM. Highway 84/285 in Pojoaque, only minutes from historic Santa Fe

WHEN:          Saturday, December 13, 6:30 p.m.
6:30 pm           Cocktails
7:30 pm           Seating and buffet
8:00 pm           Entertainment begins

COST:            $45.00 per person, plus tax and 15% gratuity. Complimentary parking and coat check.

Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling the Hilton Catering office at 505-819-2026.
The Hilton is offering special overnight rates for party guests on December 13.  Call 505-819-2121 and ask for rate code "HOL."

Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino
Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino offers a variety of world-class amenities: 395 luxury guest rooms, Hale Irwin-Bill Phillips designed golf course; full-service luxury spa; Mark Miller's signature Red Sage Restaurant; Blue Tower Lounge; Turquoise Trail Bar & Grille; two heated pools; tennis courts; walking trails; the official Indian Market Store and other retail stores. The property boasts 66,000 square feet of meeting and convention space. 

Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino is located in the heart of the Southwest, only 13 miles north of Santa Fe, off Highway 84/285 in Pojoaque, 75 minutes north of Albuquerque and 60 minutes south of Taos, New Mexico.

About Hilton Hotels Corporation
Hilton Hotels Corporation is the leading global hospitality company, with more than 3,000 hotels and 500,000 rooms in 74 countries and territories, and more than 135,000 team members worldwide. The company owns, manages or franchises some of the best known and highly regarded hotel brands, including Hilton, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Doubletree, Embassy Suites Hotels Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Grand Vacations, Homewood Suites by Hilton and The Waldorf-Astoria Collection.


Jennifer Marshall