Every Sunday (May through October). Bring a picnic or your favorite wine snack and enjoy an afternoon of music-a little folk, country, and rock and roll. La Vina wine tastings, and a family and pet friendly environment. Free admission.
Dance ballroom, swing and Latin styles to live music. Time: 8-10 pm. Call for rates.
An old fashioned corn maze for the kiddos and the "kids at heart". Take a hay ride 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 September 30-October 29, 2017. Admission: $12 for Adults, $10 for Children under 12, FREE for Children under 2.
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 on November 2nd at 6 pm on the plaza to the cemetery. The Dia de los Muertos Celebration hours are Saturday, noon to 7 PM. Sunday, noon to 5 PM. San Albino Church is located in Old Mesilla Plaza and is the address listed for the plaza so you can locate this awesome event!
Come enjoy a weekend with Kings and Queens at the Annual Renaissance ArtsFaire 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 flare.
Annual event showcasing foods and food products grown and produced here in New Mexico. With the holiday seasons around the corner, visitors are invited to come and purchase the best that New Mexico has to offer. The event is a partnership between the Museum and the New Mexico Department of Agriculture as more than 50 vendors from around the state will be at this show and market.
29th Annual Bataan Death March. A challenging annual march through the high desert of White Sands Missile Range in honor of the service members who defended the Philippine Islands during World War II, sacrificing their freedom, health, and, in many cases, their lives. Where: White Sands Missile Range on Highway 70 E. Begins at 6 am.
Trinity Site (location of the first atomic bomb explosion on earth) is open to the public twice a year (on the first Saturday in April and on the first Saturday in October). Considered more of an open house event than a guided tour. No charge and no reservations required. For additional information please visit websites http://www.white-sands-new-mexico.com/military.htm or www.wsmr.army.mil.
A traditional Mexican fiesta honoring Mexico's second revolution will take place in historic Old Mesilla Plaza. This fiesta will include traditional Mexican music, food and dancing. Hours: Saturday, noon to 10 PM; Sunday noon to 7:30 PM.
Come enjoy the annual Southern New Mexico Wine Festival held at the Southern New Mexico State Fairgrounds. Wine sampling is available, as well as live entertainment and local vendors. See website for hours and cost.