40 DAYS AND 40 NIGHTS

What’s going on in JULY?

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FRIDAY, JULY 1

Silver City/Grant County

First Friday at the Galleries — 5-7 p.m. Downtown Silver City presented by the Silver City Art Association. Info; silvercityart.com.

Live Music: Gypsy Carpenters — 5-8 p.m. at Adobe Springs Café, 614 Bullard St. Silver City. Jazzy folk and songs to sing. Guitar, mandolin and fiddle. Info: 575-538-3665.

 

Alamogordo/Otero County

Launch Pad Lecture — 9-11 a.m. at the New Mexico Museum of Space History, 2nd Floor, 3198 State Route 2001, Alamogordo. Info: 575-437-2840.

First Friday Alive After 5 — 5-8 p.m. on New York Avenue’s downtown district. Stores stay open late for some evening shopping fun.

Ruidoso/Lincoln County

Ruidoso Downs Red Wine and Brews Festival — 11 a.m.-9 p.m.  at the Ruidoso Downs Race Track & Casino, 26225 U.S. 70 in Ruidoso Downs. Celebrates New Mexico craft beer, wine, ciders and spirits with live music. Info: 575-378-4431.

27th Annual Lincoln County Art Loop — 11 a.m. around Lincoln County. Studio tour of artists in their studios across the county. Info: www.artloop.org.

Smokey Bear Stampede — Starts at 4 p.m. at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds, 101 5th St., in Capitan. Eight rodeos in four days. Nightly rodeos, kids events and nightly dances. Info: smokeybearstampede.com.

SATURDAY, JULY 2

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.

CLAY Festival 2022 Fundraiser — 7 p.m. at the Seedboat Center for the Arts in Silver City. Includes Live music, small bites, craft beer, cocktails, sweet treats and a silent auction. Cost: $35. Info: clayfestival.com.

Live Music: Michele, Kas Billy and Jesse — 8-11 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Team-up with Silver City and Nashville players includes Motown, blues, country and swing. 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.

July Jamboree — 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Zenith Park, 1001 James Canyon Highway, Cloudcroft. Arts and craft show behind the Cloudcroft Chamber of Commerce. Info: 575-682-2733.

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.

Big Bang Festival — 11 a.m.-11 p.m. at the Otero County Fairgrounds and Pavilion. Includes STEM education classes, build and launch your own starter rocket, kite flying, live music by Home Town Boyz and more. Info: 575-437-0318.

All Cello Mash-up Jubilee with the Shady Pines Chamber Players — 3-4:30 p.m. at Cloudcroft High School, commons area, 310 James Canyon Highway 82. Info: 361-557-1960.

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.

Ruidoso/Lincoln County

Ruidoso Downs Red Wine and Brews Festival — 11 a.m.-9 p.m.  at the Ruidoso Downs Race Track & Casino, 26225 U.S. 70 in Ruidoso Downs. Celebrates New Mexico craft beer, wine, ciders and spirits with live music. Info: 575-378-4431.

Smokey Bear Stampede — Starts at 4 p.m. at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds, 101 5th St., in Capitan. Eight rodeos in four days. Nightly rodeos, kids events and nightly dances. Info: smokeybearstampede.com.

Las Cruces/Doña Ana County

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.

 

SUNDAY, JULY 3

Alamogordo/Otero County

July Jamboree — 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Zenith Park, 1001 James Canyon Highway, Cloudcroft. Arts and craft show behind the Cloudcroft Chamber of Commerce. Info: 575-682-2733.

 

 

Ruidoso/Lincoln County

Ruidoso Downs Red Wine and Brews Festival — 11 a.m.-6 p.m.  at the Ruidoso Downs Race Track & Casino, 26225 U.S. 70 in Ruidoso Downs. Celebrates New Mexico craft beer, wine, ciders and spirits with live music. Info: 575-378-4431.

Smokey Bear Stampede — starts at 4 p.m. at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds, 101 5th St., in Capitan. Eight rodeos in four days. Nightly rodeos, kids events and nightly dances. Info: smokeybearstampede.com.

 

Las Cruces/Doña Ana County

Run Las Cruces Run — 7:30 p.m. starting at the Meerschidt Recreation Center, 1600 E. Hadley Ave. in Las Cruces. The Las Cruces Running Club is holding a 1-mile free fun run/walk for children 14 and under and their walking parents/guardians. All children will receive a prize. Info: 575-312-2584.

Electric Light Parade — 9 p.m. starting at Apodaca Park, traveling south on Solano Drive and then east on Hadley Avenue, ending at Maag Softball Complex. Info: 575-541-2454.

 

 

MONDAY, JULY 4

Silver City/Grant County

Ice Cream Social — 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Silver City Museum, Annual fun in the summer  4th of July event. Info: 575-538-5921,

Independence Day Parade — 10 a.m. along Bullard and along Broadway. This year’s theme is “America the Beautiful” Info: 575-538-3785.

Independence Day Festival — 4 p.m. Downtown Silver City. Info: 575-538-3785.

 

Alamogordo/Otero County

Independence Day Parade — 10 a.m. along 10th Street from Oregon Avenue to New York Avenue in Alamogordo. This year’s theme is “America the Beautiful” Info: 575-437-6120.

4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza — At dusk turn your view toward the International Space Hall of Fame to celebrate Independence Day. Info: 575-437-6120.

 

Ruidoso/Lincoln County

Smokey Bear Stampede and 4th of July celebration — Starts at 4 p.m. at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds, 101 5th St., in Capitan. Eight rodeos in four days. Rodeos, campfire Dutch oven competition, mutton bustin’, fireworks and a dance. Info: smokeybearstampede.com.

 

Socorro/Socorro County

29th Annual 4th of July Celebration — 1-10 p.m. at the Socorro Rodeo & Sports Complex. There will be bands, dancing, picnicking, a waterslide and fireworks. Bands include Al Hurricane Jr., Suavecito, Blue Monday, the Murillos, Flat Note Society and the Socorro Community Band. Info: 575-838-7517.

Las Cruces/Doña Ana County

Fourth of July Celebration Concert: Plain White Ts and more — 6 p.m. at Pat and Lou Sisbarro Community Park, 3205 Arrowhead Drive on the New Mexico State University campus.  Followed by fireworks. Info: 575-805-6055.

THURSDAY, JULY 7

Silver City/Grant County

“Hotel Transylvania 2” at the Silco — 1 p.m. at the Silco Theater part of the Summer Kids Movie Series. Cost: $2. Info: silcotheater.com.

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.

“Meek’s Cutoff” — 6:30 p.m. at the Santa Clara Armory. Film presented by the Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society. Cost: free. Info: 575-388-4862.

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, JULY 8

Silver City/Grant County

Return of the Mischief with DJ Mischievous — 9 p.m.-midnight at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City.  Info: 575-956-6144.

 

SATURDAY, JULY 9

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.

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.

Mud and Water Play — 10 a.m.- noon at the Alamogordo Public Library, 920 Oregon Ave., Alamogordo. Fun for all children. There will be mud, dress accordingly. Info: 575-439-4140.

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.

 

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.

Second Saturday Art Hop — 6-9 p.m. Downtown Truth or Consequences. Info: 575-894-6673.

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.

Ruidoso/Lincoln County

The Ball Brothers — 8 p.m. at the Spencer Theater, 108 Spencer Road, Alto. Award-winning southern gospel quartet singing message-driven, praiseworthy melodies with their rhythmic band. Info: 575-336-4800.

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.

Midsummer Book Dreams: Meet these characters — noon-3 p.m. at the Mesilla Valley Mall in Las Cruces. Four local authors, Elaine LeVine, Judy Cicero, Charmayne Samuelson and Rosemary Matos, will be on hand with their book both for adults and for children. Other Las Cruces writers will also be on hand selling and signing their books. Info: 520-820-3834.

SUNDAY, JULY 10

Silver City/Grant County

Live Music: The Senators — 2-5 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Soulful rockin’ covers and originals. Info: 575-956-6144.

MONDAY, JULY 11

Silver City/Grant County

CLAY Festival 2022 — Events start at 10 a.m. including morning lecture with Joanna Keane Lopez and artist evening reception with Marko Fields. Info: clayfestival.com.

 

Truth or Consequences/Sierra County

Sierra County Rock & Gem Society — 6 p.m. at the Truth or Consequences Civic Center, 400 W. 4th St. T or C. Meetings are free, participation in field trips requires membership. Info: 575-740-2927.

TUESDAY, JULY 12

Silver City/Grant County

CLAY Festival 2022 — Events start at 10 a.m. including morning workshops and artist evening reception with Ann McMahon. Info: clayfestival.com.

                                                                                                                                        

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Doña Ana Photography Club: Technical Presentation — 7 p.m. via Zoom. Color Cast Correction – Seth Madell discusses abnormal tints in photographs and demonstrates how to correct them in post editing. Info: www.daphotoclub.org.

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 13

Silver City/Grant County

CLAY Festival 2022 — Events start at 10 a.m. including morning demonstration with Marko Fields and artist evening reception with Susi Meskill. Info: clayfestival.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. Longtime 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.

Gemcrafters & Explorers Club — 6:30 p.m. at Good Samaritan auditorium, 3011 Buena Vida Circle, Las Cruces. Rose Flowers talks about her participation in a Mastodon dig in Arizona. Flowers is a paleontologist and a rock and mineral dealer based in New Mexico with her husband. Bring a rock or mineral starting with the letter J. Info: 575-635-2020.

 

THURSDAY, JULY 14

Silver City/Grant County

CLAY Festival 2022 — Events start at 10 a.m. including morning museum tour with Danielle Romero and artist evening reception with Mary Fischer. Info: clayfestival.com.

“Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation” at the Silco — 1 p.m. at the Silco Theater part of the Summer Kids Movie Series. Cost: $2. Info: silcotheater.com.

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.

“Apocalypto” — 6:30 p.m. at the Santa Clara Armory. Film presented by the Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society. Cost: free. Info: 575-388-4862.

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, JULY 15

Silver City/Grant County

CLAY Festival 2022 — Events start at 10 a.m. including morning demonstration from Santo Domingo Pueblo and evening presentation with Marlene Melchor and Family from Santo Domingo Pueblo. Info: clayfestival.com.

 

Virus Theater: “Theater Lab” — 7:30 p.m. at El Sol Theater on N. Bullard St. Silver City. Performance of a short original play. Info: 575-956-6144.

Live Music: The Castouts — 8-11 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Southwestern heavy blues. Info: 575-956-6144.

 

Ruidoso/Lincoln County

“Red Riding Hood” with Missoula Children’s Theatre — 8 p.m. at the Spencer Theater, 108 Spencer Road, Alto. Culmination of weeklong acting workshop. Info: 575-336-4800.

 

 

SATURDAY, JULY 16

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.

CLAY Festival 2022 — Events start at 10 a.m. including morning demonstrations, mud fun and artist evening reception at Light Art Space. Info: clayfestival.com.

Virus Theater: “Theater Lab” — 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at El Sol Theater on N. Bullard St. Silver City. Performance of a short original play. Info: 575-956-6144.

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. 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.

Live music: CW Ayon and the Longhairs — 8-10 p.m. at the Museum of Space History parking lot. Part of the Flickinger Center for Performing Arts Summer Tailgate series. Reservations preferred. Info: 575-437-2202.

 

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.

Run Las Cruces Run — 8 a.m. starting at Sagecrest Park, 3878 Frontier Drive. in Las Cruces. The Las Cruces Running Club is holding a 1-mile free fun run/walk for children 14 and under and their walking parents/guardians. A free breakfast is served and all children will receive a prize. Info: 575-312-2584.

SUNDAY, JULY 17

Silver City/Grant County

CLAY Festival 2022 — Events start at 10 a.m. with CLAY Brunch at Bear Mountain Lodge and end up with a visit to the Mimbres Cultural Heritage Site. Info: clayfestival.com.

Live Music: Compás — 2-5 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Rhythm-inspired music with originals and favorites from around the globe. Info: 575-956-6144.

Virus Theater: “Theater Lab” — 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at El Sol Theater on N. Bullard St. Silver City. Performance of a short original play. Info: 575-956-6144.

 

 

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Jazz: Marcos Calvacante — 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Fountain Theater, 2469 Calle de Guadalupe, Mesilla. Calvacante is performing as part of the Mesilla Valley Jazz and Blues Society series. Cost: $5 for members, $10 for non-members. Info: 805-452-2789.

 

 

MONDAY, JULY 18

Silver City/Grant County

Widows and Single Persons of Grant County — 10:30 a.m. at Cross Point Church, 11600 U.S. Highway 180 E. The speaker is Charmeine Wait, executive director of the Silver City MainStreet Project Cost: Lunch is $12. All singles are welcome. Info: jimccord@yahoo.com.

 

Alamogordo/Otero County

Full Moon Hike at White Sands — 8:15 p.m. at White Sands National Park. A guided walking tour on the Dune Life Nature Trail. Registration required. Info: 1-877-444-6777.

TUESDAY, JULY 19

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Doña Ana Photography Club: Photo Sharing — 7 p.m. via Zoom. Members share photographs on the theme “Shadow.” Photos are submitted in advance and shared to facilitate composition and technique discussion. Info: www.daphotoclub.org.

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 20

Alamogordo/Otero County

Middle Eastern Dance Class — 5:15-6:30 p.m. at Otero Artspace, 1118 Indiana Ave, Alamogordo. Longtime 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, JULY 21

Silver City/Grant County

“The Emoji Movie” at the Silco — 1 p.m. at the Silco Theater part of the Summer Kids Movie Series. Cost: $2. Info: silcotheater.com.

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.

“Windtalkers” — 6:30 p.m. at the Santa Clara Armory. Film presented by the Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society. Cost: free. Info: 575-388-4862.

 

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, JULY 22

Magdalena/Socorro County

“Love, Loss and What I Wore” — 7 p.m. at Ole S’Cool House, 402 Spruce in Magdalena. A play featuring local actors by Nora and Delia Ephron based on the book by Ilene Beckerman.  Info: 505-542-6803.

 

SATURDAY, JULY 23

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.

The Meaning of Things — 11 a.m. at the Silco Theater, 311 Bullard St. Western New Mexico University Museum Director Dani Romero speaks about the history of mimbreno pottery and its cultural connotations to Southwest New Mexico. Info: 575-538-5921.

Gala in the Garden — 6-9 p.m. at the Commons, 501 E. 13th St. in Silver City. This fundraiser features music, food, fun and a silent auction including more than 40 pieces of art. Cost: $25. Info: thecommonsgrantcounty.org.

Live Music: Joe Baker — 8-11 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. 1920s jazz, blues and early country. Info: 575-956-6144.

Magdalena/Socorro County

“Love, Loss and What I Wore” — 7 p.m. at Ole S’Cool House, 402 Spruce in Magdalena. A play featuring local actors by Nora and Delia Ephron based on the book by Ilene Beckerman.  Info: 505-542-6803.

 

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.

End of Summer Beach Party — 10 a.m.- noon at the Alamogordo Public Library, 920 Oregon Ave., Alamogordo. Info: 575-439-4140.

Live Music: Tiger Alley at Shady Pines — 7 p.m. at the Shady Pines’ “Bertha” stage, 200 Fox Ave. in Cloudcroft. Swing/blues/country trio from Austin. Info: 361-557-1960.

Ruidoso/Lincoln County

A1A: Jimmy Buffett Tribute Show — 8 p.m. at the Spencer Theater, 108 Spencer Road, Alto. This tropical rock group is the only tribute band endorsed by Buffett. Info: 575-336-4800.

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, JULY 24

Silver City/Grant County

Live Music: Blues Dawg — 4-7 p.m. at Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery, 200 N. Bullard St. Silver City. Blues to get you on your feet. Info: 575-956-6144.

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 27

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. Longtime 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, JULY 28

Silver City/Grant County

“Peter Rabbit” at the Silco — 1 p.m. at the Silco Theater part of the Summer Kids Movie Series. Cost: $2. Info: silcotheater.com.

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.

“Spirit Rider” — 6:30 p.m. at the Santa Clara Armory. Film presented by the Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society. Cost: free. Info: 575-388-4862.

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, JULY 29

Deming/Luna County

Salsa Fest Extravaganza — 2 p.m. at the Southwest New Mexico Fairgrounds. The festival continues with a full rodeo and entertainment. Info: 575-546-2674.

SATURDAY, JULY 30

Silver City/Grant County

Hummingbird Festival — All day at the Mimbres Culture Heritage Site. There will be vendors, food, ice cream, music, speakers and hummingbirds. Info: 575-536-3333.

SUNDAY, JULY 31

Silver City/Grant County

Hummingbird Festival — All day at the Mimbres Culture Heritage Site. There will be vendors, food, ice cream, music, speakers and hummingbirds. Info: 575-536-3333.

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 3

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. Longtime 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, AUGUST 4

Silver City/Grant County

“Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway” at the Silco — 1 p.m. at the Silco Theater part of the Summer Kids Movie Series. Cost: $2. Info: silcotheater.com.

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.

 “Winter in the Blood” — 6:30 p.m. at the Santa Clara Armory. Film presented by the Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society. Cost: free. Info: 575-388-4862.

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.