40 Days and 40 Nights

What’s going on in MAY?

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SUNDAY, MAY 1

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Black Cat Poetry Reading — 1-2:15 p.m. at Ingo’s Art Café, 422 N. Broadway, T or C. Anyone can join and enjoy a noncritical, appreciative atmosphere and listen or read. Info: 575-202-8642.

Las Cruces/Doña Ana County

Classics 4 With Las Cruces Symphony — 3 p.m. at Atkinson Recital Hall, 1075 N. Horseshoe St., NMSU, Las Cruces. Guest conductor Gene Change with a spring selection including Ravel, Copland, Mozart and Pärt

 

TUESDAY, MAY 3

Silver City/Grant County

Yjastros: The American Flamenco Repertory Company live — 7 p.m. in the WNMU Fine Arts Center Theater. Combines the mosaic quality of the company with the authentic idiom of flamenco. Cost: 20. Info: 575-538-5862.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 4

Deming/Luna County

Lemonade Day Luna-Sample Night — 5:30 p.m. at Lescombes Family Vineyard, 7075 NM 549, Deming. Test different flavors and experiment to perfect your lemonade day recipe. Children must be registered as a participant. Info: lemonadeday.org/deming-luna.

 

THURSDAY, MAY 5

Las Cruces/Doña Ana County

A Tribute to Mother: Benefit Fashion Show and Luncheon — 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at A Bite of Belgium, 714 N. Alameda Blvd, Las Cruces. Benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters. Cost: $30. Info: 575-525-9177.

Amador Dayz: Live Music — 5 p.m. at the Amador Patio Bar and Grill, 302 S. Main St. Las Cruces. The music festival of the year for the Amador. Today featuring A.B. Quintanilla III y los Kumbia Kings ALLSTARZ and Frank Ray with more performances as well. Info: www.amadorlive.com.

 

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Square Dancing — 1-3:30 p.m. at the New Mexico Old Time Fiddlers Playhouse, 710 Elm St. in T or C. square dancing and refreshments. Info: 575-313-9971 or 505-804-3842.

 

FRIDAY, MAY 6

Silver City/Grant County

Live Music: Clementine Was Right — 8-11 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Songwriting project of poet and fiction writer Mike Young. Chronicling years of uprooting, the music gallops and sways through hook-smeared bootgaze and cosmic scoot, harmonizing and storytelling. Info: 575-956-6144.

 

Alamogordo/Otero County

Los Chicos del 512: The Selena Experience — 7 p.m. at the Flickinger Center for Performing Arts, 1110 New York Ave. in Alamogordo. The closest you can get to a live Selena concert. Info: 575-437-2202.

 

Las Cruces/Doña Ana County

Amador Dayz: Live Music — 5 p.m. at the Amador Patio Bar and Grill, 302 S. Main St. Las Cruces. The music festival of the year for the Amador. Today featuring Bri Bagwell and Grupo Metal with Chris Perez and more performances as well. Info: www.amadorlive.com.

 

SATURDAY, MAY 7

Silver City/Grant County

Give Grandly — 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Makers’ Market in Downtown Silver City. Fundraiser, celebration for participating non-profits to get together, make money and learn. Info: www.givegrandly.org.

Silver City Farmer’s Market — 9 a.m.-noon at Pope Street and College Avenue in Silver City. Info: silvercityfarmersmarket.info.

Artisans Market — 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at 106 E. Market Street, Downtown Silver City behind the Grant County Art Guild Gallery. Info: annex@gcag.org.

Friends of Clay pottery sale — 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Murray Hotel, 200 W. Broadway St. Silver City. A selection of pottery and clay artworks available during this Silver City Art Association fundraising event. Info: silvercityart.com.

Mother’s Day Weekend Workshop: Card Making & Rock Painting — 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Grant County Art Guild Annex, behind the Grant County Art Guild Gallery. Info: annex@gcag.org.

“Behind the scenes: A look inside Fiesta Latina! — 11 a.m. at the Silco Theater, 311 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Presented by Alexandra Tager, director of the Department of Cultural Affairs, Western New Mexico University. Tager introduces the challenges and intricacies of putting on the 3-day international event, coming June 16 to Silver City.  Info: will.community/#/lunchlearn.

Live Music: Famous Raymos — 8-11 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Four of Silver City’s finest musicians join forces to perform covers from 70s, 80s, 90s and addictive dance groove originals. Info: 575-956-6144.

Magdalena/ Socorro County

Kat O’Connor: Bits —11 a.m. at Kind of a Small Array, 106 N. Main Street in Magdalena. Exploring horseback riding from the rider’s perspective. Info: 210-473-9062.

 

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

71st Annual Truth of Consequences Fiesta — 10 a.m. beginning with the Fiesta Parade through Downtown T or C. Live music; street dance; the “Nuf Party;” FFA team roping and barrel racing events; and basketball, golf and volleyball tournaments.

Alamogordo/Otero County

Alamogordo Otero County Farmers Market — 9:30 a.m., Tractor Supply parking lot, 2920 N. White Sands Blvd. in Alamogordo. Info: farmersmarketsnm.org.

Ranch House Tour — 3-4:30 p.m. at Oliver Lee Memorial State Park, 409 Dog Canyon Road. Info: Katherine.german@state.nm.us.

Las Cruces/Doña Ana County

Farmers and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta — noon-10 p.m. at the Mesilla Plaza, 2118 Calle de Parian. Includes vendors, crafts, games, drinks and lots of food. Pinatas and a greased pole for the children and live mariachis and Ballet Folklorico. Info: 575-524-3262.

Amador Dayz: Live Music — 5 p.m. at the Amador Patio Bar and Grill, 302 S. Main St. Las Cruces. The music festival of the year for the Amador. Today featuring Los Huracanes del Norte, Che Che Rodriguez with more performances as well. Info: www.amadorlive.com.

 

SUNDAY, MAY 8

Silver City/Grant County

Live Music: The Oversouls — 2-5 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. This band has long been serving up soulful rockin’ covers and originals for dancers and listerners. Info: 575-956-6144.

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Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

71st Annual Truth of Consequences Fiesta — 10 a.m. beginning with the Fiesta Parade through Downtown T or C. Live music; street dance; the “Nuf Party;” FFA team roping and barrel racing events; and basketball, golf and volleyball tournaments.

Las Cruces/Doña Ana County

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta — noon-7:30 p.m. at the Mesilla Plaza, 2118 Calle de Parian. Includes vendors, crafts, games, drinks and lots of food. Pinatas and a greased pole for the children and live mariachis and Ballet Folklorico. Info: 575-524-3262.

Summer Heat concert — 3 p.m. at Atkinson Recital Hall, NMSU, 1075 N. Horseshoe St., Las Cruces. The Mesilla Valley Concert Band kicks off summer with a selection of hot tunes. Info: mesillavalleyconcertband.org.

 

Las Cruces Mother’s Day Concert — 5-9 p.m. at Plaza de Las Cruces, 100 N. Main St, Las Cruces. Headlined by Little Joe y la Familia opened by Rick Trevino. Info: cityoflascruces on Facebook.

MONDAY, MAY 9

Silver City/Grant County

Widowed and Single Persons of Grant County — 10:30 a.m. at Cross Point Church, 11600 U.S. Highway 180 E. The speaker is William Hawkins, superintendent of Silver City Public Schools. Cost: Lunch is $12. All singles are welcome. Info: jimccord@yahoo.com.

TUESDAY, MAY 10                                                                                                     

Silver City/Grant County

Folias Duo — 4:30-6 p.m. at the Silco Theater, 311 N. Bullard St. in Silver City. A concert of music for live stream concerts the duo played at home during the pandemic. This free concert is a presentation of the Silver City Public Library. Info: 575-538-3672.

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 11

Silver City/Grant County

Silco Theater Gala — 7 p.m. at the Silco Theater, 311 N. Bullard St. in Silver City. Stefan Schyga and Ricky Malichi play for this fundraiser gala at the historic theater. There will be light refreshments provided by Diane’s Restaurant and St. Clair Winery. Cost: $30. Info: www.silvercitymainstreet.com.

 

Alamogordo/Otero County

Ranch House Tour — 10-11:30 a.m. at Oliver Lee Memorial State Park, 409 Dog Canyon Road. Info: Katherine.german@state.nm.us.

Middle Eastern Dance Class — 5:15-6:30 p.m. at Otero Artspace, 1118 Indiana Ave, Alamogordo. Long time dance teacher Claudia Powell offers this class. Cost: $5 over 65 and $8 under 65 donation to Otero Arts. Info: 575-442-3029 or claudia@tularosa.net.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Farmers and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.

 

THURSDAY, MAY 12

Silver City/Grant County

Adult Children of Alcoholic and Dysfunctional Families meeting — 6:30-:30 p.m. at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 615 N. Texas St. Info: 575-567-9410.

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Square Dancing — 1-3:30 p.m. at the New Mexico Old Time Fiddlers Playhouse, 710 Elm St. in T or C. square dancing and refreshments. Info: 575-313-9971 or 505-804-3842.

 

FRIDAY, MAY 13

Silver City/Grant County

Hi Lo Silvers Spring Concert — 7 p.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic church, 420 W Market St., Silver City. Nada Dates directs the chorus who will sing standards and spirituals with piano accompaniment by Rhonda Gorog and bass accompaniment by Kas Nelson. Info: 575-388-8771.

Live Music: Jason Dea West — 8-11 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. An American troubadour who sings what he lives and lives what he sings bringing vintage country, folk and blues staying close to his anarchic punk-folk roots. Info: 575-956-6144.

 

Alamogordo/Otero County

“The Hobbit, a musical play” — 7 p.m. at the Flickinger Center for Performing Arts, 1110 New York Ave. in Alamogordo. Presented by Children’s Music Theatre. Info: 575-437-2202.

 

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Kayak Fishing Tournament — 7 p.m. Elephant Butte Community Center, 313 Rio Grande Circle, Elephant Butte. Info: 575-744-4185.

 

SATURDAY, MAY 14

Silver City/Grant County

Artisans Market — 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at 106 E. Market Street, Downtown Silver City behind the Grant County Art Guild Gallery. Info: annex@gcag.org.

Silver City Farmer’s Market — 9 a.m.-noon at Pope Street and College Avenue in Silver City. Info: silvercityfarmersmarket.info.

Feminist Filmmaking — 10 a.m.-noon and 1:30-4 p.m. at the Silco Theater in Silver City. This double event features films and workshop discussions led by filmmaker Ariel Dougherty. The first is “Women and Girls Community Movie Making. The second one screens several short films and features talking with the filmmakers. Cost: Free. Info: 575-956-6198.

Little Toad 10-Year anniversary Party —2-4 p.m. Flicker, A One-Man Band; 5-8 p.m. Soulshine; 8-11 p.m. Kas, Michele, Billy & Jesse all at .at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Info: 575-956-6144.

 

Alamogordo/Otero County

Alamogordo Otero County Farmers Market — 9:30 a.m., Tractor Supply parking lot, 2920 N. White Sands Blvd. in Alamogordo. Info: farmersmarketsnm.org.

Science Saturday — 10 a.m., at Pizza9 in the White Sands Mall, offered by the New Mexico Museum of Space History.  Presentation by the New Mexico Museum of Space History’s Education Department. Info: 575-437-2840, ext. 41132.

Atomicon 2022 — 4-10 p.m. from the 800 to 1100 blocks of New York Avenue. Alamogordo’s version of Comic Con. Costume contest, entertainment, vendors, food trucks, live music and more. Info: 575-437-2202.

“The Hobbit, a musical play” — 7 p.m. at the Flickinger Center for Performing Arts, 1110 New York Ave. in Alamogordo. Presented by Children’s Music Theatre. Info: 575-437-2202.

 

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Kayak Fishing Tournament — 6:30 a.m. meet inside the Elephant Butte Lake State Park Main Gate.  Info: 575-744-4185.

Farmers Market — 8:30-11 a.m. at Ralph Edwards Park, Riverside at Cedar in T or C. Fresh seasonal produce, baked goods, prepared foods and handmade items. Info: 575-894-9375.

Old Time Fiddlers Dance — 7-9 p.m. at the New Mexico Old Time Fiddlers Playhouse, 710 Elm St. in T or C. Live music, toe-tapping and refreshments. Info: 575-744-9137.

Las Cruces/Doña Ana County

Farmers and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.

Pictograff 2022 — 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St. in Las Cruces. Arrowsoul Art, mural installation, live screen printing, artist demonstrations, style writing workshops and family art activities. Cost: free. Info: 575-541-2154.

SUNDAY, MAY 15

Silver City/Grant County

Hi Lo Silvers Spring Concert — 3 p.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic church, 420 W Market St., Silver City. Nada Dates directs the chorus who will sing standards and spirituals with piano accompaniment by Rhonda Gorog and bass accompaniment by Kas Nelson. Info: 575-388-8771.

 

Alamogordo/Otero County

“The Hobbit, a musical play” — 2 p.m. at the Flickinger Center for Performing Arts, 1110 New York Ave. in Alamogordo. Presented by Children’s Music Theatre. Info: 575-437-2202.

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Kayak Fishing Tournament — 11 a.m.  Elephant Butte Community Center, 313 Rio Grande Circle, Elephant Butte. Awards ceremony. Info: 575-744-4185.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Colin McAllister Quintet — 7 p.m. at First Christian Church, 1809 El Paseo, Las Cruces. Presentation of the Mesilla Valley Jazz and Blues Society. Info: 805-452-2789.

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 18

Alamogordo/Otero County

Ranch House Tour — 10-11:30 a.m. at Oliver Lee Memorial State Park, 409 Dog Canyon Road. Info: Katherine.german@state.nm.us.

Middle Eastern Dance Class — 5:15-6:30 p.m. at Otero Artspace, 1118 Indiana Ave, Alamogordo. Long time dance teacher Claudia Powell offers this class. Cost: $5 over 65 and $8 under 65 donation to Otero Arts. Info: 575-442-3029 or claudia@tularosa.net.

 

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Farmers and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.

 

THURSDAY, MAY 19

Silver City/Grant County

Future engineers — 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the Silver City Public Library, 515 W. College Ave. Silver City. Info: 575-538-3672.

Adult Children of Alcoholic and Dysfunctional Families meeting — 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 615 N. Texas St. Info: 575-567-9410.

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Square Dancing — 1-3:30 p.m. at the New Mexico Old Time Fiddlers Playhouse, 710 Elm St. in T or C. square dancing and refreshments. Info: 575-313-9971 or 505-804-3842.

 

FRIDAY, MAY 20

Silver City/Grant County

Live Music: Compas — 8-11 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Original work and favorite ethnic songs from around the globe. Info: 575-956-6144.

 

Alamogordo/Otero County

“The Hobbit, a musical play” — 2 p.m. at the Flickinger Center for Performing Arts, 1110 New York Ave. in Alamogordo. Presented by Children’s Music Theatre. Info: 575-437-2202.

 

Las Cruces/Doña Ana County

Las Cruces UkeFest Concdert — 7 p.m. at Atkinson Recital Hall at NMSU, 1075 N. Horseshoe St. Las Cruces.  You don’t have to play the ukulele to enjoy Las Cruces UkeFest. Info: lascrucesukefest.com/concert/.

 

SATURDAY, MAY 21

Silver City/Grant County

Silver City Farmer’s Market — 9 a.m.-noon at Pope Street and College Avenue in Silver City. Info: silvercityfarmersmarket.info.

Artisans Market — 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at 106 E. Market Street, Downtown Silver City behind the Grant County Art Guild Gallery. Info: annex@gcag.org.

“Behind the scenes: A look inside Fiesta Latina! — 11 a.m. at the Silco Theater, 311 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Presented by Alexandra Tager, director of the Department of Cultural Affairs, Western New Mexico University. Tager introduces the challenges and intricacies of putting on the 3-day international event, coming June 16 to Silver City.  Info: will.community/#/lunchlearn.

A Thin Red Line: How has economic segregation influenced Silver City and the surrounding area — 11 a.m. at the Silco Theater, 311 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Presented by Javier Marrufo beginning a two-part program with “Chihuahua Hill: A Case Study in Division.”  Info: will.community/#/lunchlearn.

Live Music: Bayou Seco — 5-8 p.m. at Adobe Springs Patio, 614 N. Bullard St. Cross cultural music of the Southwest, from the Mississippi river to Arizona: Chilegumbo as presented by the indomitable Ken and Jeanie. Info: bayouseco@aol.com.

 

Alamogordo/Otero County

Alamogordo Otero County Farmers Market — 9:30 a.m., Tractor Supply parking lot, 2920 N. White Sands Blvd. in Alamogordo. Info: farmersmarketsnm.org.

Alamogordo Ghost and History Tour — 10 a.m.-4 p.m. starting at the Roadrunner Emporium Finer Arts Gallery Antiques & More, 928 New York Ave. in Alamogordo. Cost: $20. Info: 707-880-6238.

“The Hobbit, a musical play” — 2 p.m. at the Flickinger Center for Performing Arts, 1110 New York Ave. in Alamogordo. Presented by Children’s Music Theatre. Info: 575-437-2202.

Deming/Luna County

Lemonade Day Luna— Various times across the county. Youth entrepreneurs set up their innovative lemonade stands after learning lessons about starting, owning and operating their own businesses. Info: lemonadeday.org/deming-luna.

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Farmers Market — 8:30-11 a.m. at Ralph Edwards Park, Riverside at Cedar in T or C. Fresh seasonal produce, baked goods, prepared foods and handmade items. Info: 575-894-9375.

Old Time Fiddlers Dance — 7-9 p.m. at the New Mexico Old Time Fiddlers Playhouse, 710 Elm St. in T or C. Live music, toe-tapping and refreshments. Info: 575-744-9137.

Las Cruces/Doña Ana County

Farmers and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.

 

SUNDAY, MAY 22

Silver City/Grant County

Live Music: The March Divide — 1-4 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Jared Putnam takes his everyman, self-effacing character and wraps it in urgent melodies backed by just-slick-enough production. Info: 575-956-6144.

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 25

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Farmers and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.

Alamogordo/Otero County

Middle Eastern Dance Class — 5:15-6:30 p.m. at Otero Artspace, 1118 Indiana Ave, Alamogordo. Long time dance teacher Claudia Powell offers this class. Cost: $5 over 65 and $8 under 65 donation to Otero Arts. Info: 575-442-3029 or claudia@tularosa.net.

 

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Sierra Twirlers — 1-3 p.m. at the New Mexico Old Time Fiddlers Playhouse, 710 Elm St. in T or C. square dancing and refreshments. Info: 575-313-9971 or 505-804-3842.

THURSDAY, MAY 26

Silver City/Grant County

Adult Children of Alcoholic and Dysfunctional Families meeting — 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 615 N. Texas St. Info: 575-567-9410.

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Square Dancing — 1-3:30 p.m. at the New Mexico Old Time Fiddlers Playhouse, 710 Elm St. in T or C. square dancing and refreshments. Info: 575-313-9971 or 505-804-3842.

SATURDAY, MAY 28

Silver City/Grant County

Cobrecito Trail Run — 8 a.m. at Bataan Memorial Park. 4-mile and 8-mile trail runs. Info: 575-574-2902.

Silver City Farmer’s Market — 9 a.m.-noon at Pope Street and College Avenue in Silver City. Info: silvercityfarmersmarket.info.

Artisans Market — 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at 106 E. Market Street, Downtown Silver City behind the Grant County Art Guild Gallery. Info: annex@gcag.org.

Silver City Blues Festival — 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. at Gough Park, 1201 N. Pope St. Silver City. Performers include Dirty Red and the Soul Shakers, Hector Anchondo and Eddie Turner as well as many others. Info: silvercitybluesfestival.org.

Las Cruces/El Paso

New Mexico Wine Festival in Las Cruces — Noon-6 p.m. at the Southern NM State Fair and Rodeo grounds, 12125 Robert Larson Blvd., Las Cruces. Sample more than 100 wines from across the state. Commemorative Viva Vino wine glass and $5 off any bottle of wine included in ticket. Info: execdirector@nmwine.com.

 

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Farmers Market — 8:30-11 a.m. at Ralph Edwards Park, Riverside at Cedar in T or C. Fresh seasonal produce, baked goods, prepared foods and handmade items. Info: 575-894-9375.

Old Time Fiddlers Dance — 7-9 p.m. at the New Mexico Old Time Fiddlers Playhouse, 710 Elm St. in T or C. Live music, toe-tapping and refreshments. Info: 575-744-9137.

 

Alamogordo/Otero County

Alamogordo Otero County Farmers Market — 9:30 a.m., Tractor Supply parking lot, 2920 N. White Sands Blvd. in Alamogordo. Info: farmersmarketsnm.org.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Farmers Arts and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1

Alamogordo/Otero County

Ranch House Tour — 10-11:30 a.m. at Oliver Lee Memorial State Park, 409 Dog Canyon Road. Info: Katherine.german@state.nm.us.

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 2

Silver City/Grant County

Adult Children of Alcoholic and Dysfunctional Families meeting — 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 615 N. Texas St. Info: 575-567-9410.

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Square Dancing — 1-3:30 p.m. at the New Mexico Old Time Fiddlers Playhouse, 710 Elm St. in T or C. square dancing and refreshments. Info: 575-313-9971 or 505-804-3842.

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 4

Silver City/Grant County

Silver City Farmer’s Market — 9 a.m.-noon at Pope Street and College Avenue in Silver City. Info: silvercityfarmersmarket.info.

Live Music: Bayou Seco — 9 a.m.-noon. at the Silver City Farmers Market. Cross cultural music of the Southwest, from the Mississippi river to Arizona: Chilegumbo as presented by the indomitable Ken and Jeanie. Info: bayouseco@aol.com.

Artisans Market — 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at 106 E. Market Street, Downtown Silver City behind the Grant County Art Guild Gallery. Info: annex@gcag.org.

Alamogordo/Otero County

Alamogordo Otero County Farmers Market — 9:30 a.m., Tractor Supply parking lot, 2920 N. White Sands Blvd. in Alamogordo. Info: farmersmarketsnm.org.

 

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Farmers Market — 8:30-11 a.m. at Ralph Edwards Park, Riverside at Cedar in T or C. Fresh seasonal produce, baked goods, prepared foods and handmade items. Info: 575-894-9375.

Old Time Fiddlers Dance — 7-9 p.m. at the New Mexico Old Time Fiddlers Playhouse, 710 Elm St. in T or C. Live music, toe-tapping and refreshments. Info: 575-744-9137.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Farmers Arts and Crafts Market — 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Plaza of Las Cruces and along Main Street. Info: 575-805-6055.