The Candyman Strings & Things
Making lives better through music since 1969!
The Largest Music Store and Education Center in New Mexico!
The Candyman Strings & Things is New Mexico’s premier full-line music store and a welcoming music hub and education center serving people from all walks of life; from families to professional musicians, and everyone in between! The Candyman also offers repairs, commercial sound installation, and instrument rental services.
Monday - Saturday
10:00am to 6:00pm
Noon to 5:00pm
Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, Easter, and New Year's Day.
Christmas Eve, Independence Day, and New Year's Eve.
ASK US ABOUT OUR PRO SOUND/LIVE SOUND AND MUSICAL INSTRUMENT RENTALS
Mixers, loud speakers, amplification, microphones, and more to handle just about any venue for your gig, wedding, or event.
Trumpets, clarinets, trombones,
saxophones and more!
NEWS AND HAPPENINGS
Dates for the 2023 Season of Summer Rock Camp
Have Been Announced!
Registration to Open Early March
June 5th - 17th
July 10th - 22nd
The Next Workshop in the FREE
Musicians Workshop Series
Join Jose Ponce and Kito Peters as they provide tip after tip for recording YOUR music from YOUR home studio in this relaxed and interactive atmosphere.
Learn to play the world's friendliest instrument!
Notice - There will be no Ukulele Club on January 28th and February 4th. Classes will resume on February 11th.
Pappy O' Daniel's Porch Time Jam
Join us on the Porch!
Soldier Songs and Voices
for Veterans and Families!
SSV is a program for veterans and their families providing free instruments and songwriting workshops as a form of post-conflict care.
Retail Store Hours
Monday - Saturday 10:00 to 6:00
Sunday Noon to 5:00
Music Education Center Office
Monday - Friday 10:00 to 5:00