New Mexico's Largest Music Store!

Mon.-Sat.
9:30-6:00

Mon.-Sat.
9:30-6:00

Mon.-Sat.
9:30-6:00

Business Hours

Sun.

12:00-5:00

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. Winning the prestigious NAMM Dealer of the Year Award (the best music store in 104 countries!), The Candyman also offers an instrument rental program as well as repair and commercial sound installation services. 

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NEWS & HAPPENINGS

AWARDS

Mark Clark's Djembe Madness

A super fun introduction to percussion using world rhythms on hand percussion! 

Learn Ukulele and Play with Others for Free!

UKULELE CLUB RESUMES JANUARY 11TH! - No need to register, just come and play! Don't have a Uke? Borrow one of ours!

Pappy O'Daniel's Porch Time Jam

Come and join this open community jam focused on early American folk music. Open to anyone, any instrument, or any skill level. There’s always room for one more at Pappy O’Daniel’s front porch!

FREE for Veterans! Now 2 Days Each Month!

Veterans come the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month for free music lessons and workshops!

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MEMBERSHIPS

Industry Awards

Music Retailer Dealer of the Year, 2014

STATE AND LOCAL AWARDS!

The Santa Fe Small Business Development Center's
Star Client Award 
2013

Entry into Congressional Record - Congressman Ben Ray Lujan

2015

 Best of Santa Fe Annual Readers' Poll
2014, 2015, 2018, 2019

Dealer of the Year
Multi-Store
2019

Best Customer Service
Multi-Store
2019

Wanna Play? Dealer, Music Makes a Difference, 2012

Best Rock Schools & Camps, 2012

Best Merchandising & Display, 2012

Music Makes a Difference, 2014

Best Social Media, 2011

Wanna Play? Dealer of the Year, 2011

Best Customer Service, 2017, 2018

Best Staff Single Store
2016, 2017

Dealer of the Year
Single Store
2017

Best Staff Multi-Store
2019

PRODUCTS

Guitars, Drums, Band and Orchestra, Keyboards and Digital Pianos, Live Sound and Recording, Amps and Effects, Folk Instruments, Educational Materials and more!

505-983-5906
info@candymansf.com
851 St. Michael’s Drive, Santa Fe 87505
Hours: Monday thru Saturday 9:30-6:00
          Sunday 12:00-5:00