Albuquerque, New Mexico 2021-11-30 19:40:10 –
Albuquerque, New Mexico (KRQE) – Albuquerque’s favorite snowman helps us signal the arrival of the holiday season. The snowman made its debut along the Big-I on Tuesday morning. This year’s snowman will come in about 12 feet high and 6 feet wide.
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Snowmen are, of course, made entirely from recycled materials, including tumbleweed. But this year was more difficult than last year. “It was a little hard to find this year. He said he was a little dehydrated this year. He is experiencing a drought. He is a little thin. He was not infected with COVID 20.” Noram Bennett of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control Bureau.
Some say the event officially starts the holiday. Tradition dates back to 1995.
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