Local Area EventsListing Calendar
Historic District Tours
On Demand Basis walking tour. All tours start at St. Genevieve's Church Monument on North Main Street, across from the Rio Grande Theater. Tours are $15.
Part 1 - 2nd Saturday of the month (Mesquite Historic District & Original Town site-Neighborhood Tour)
Part 2 - 3rd Saturday of the month (Mesquite Historic District & Original Town site-Downtown Tour)
Part 3 - 4th Saturday of the month (Alameda Depot Historic District)
Hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and water are recommended.
Mesilla Valley Maze
An old fashioned corn maze for the kiddos and the "kids at heart". Take a hayride out to the pumpkin patch to select your perfect Jack-O-Lantern, and go on to discover the many twists and turns of the corn field maze. Saturday and Sunday's from 11 am to 7 pm from end of September through end of October. Fees apply.
Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Celebration
Come Celebrate Day of the Dead with lots of music and food at Old Mesilla Plaza. A giant pinata will be broken open and homemade altars on display, and the dead are remembered by way of a candlelight procession (November 2 at 6 pm to the cemetery). San Albino Church is located in Old Mesilla Plaza and is the address listed for the plaza so you can locate this awesome plaza!
Come enjoy a weekend with Kings and Queens at the 36th Annual Renaissance Arts Fair at Young Park. Artisans will gather together to participate in a juried art show and exhibition. High quality arts and crafts are for sale and are accompanied by live theater, dancing, music and food; all with a Renaissance theme.