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Local tourist information and events.

The public is invited to a ribbon cutting this Friday, December 14 at 11 a.m. for the grand opening of The Gila Regional Foot & Ankle Clinic, Dr. Gregory Iwaasa, DPM, 1280 E. 32nd Street, La Montana Plaza (next to Gila Surgical Services) in Silver City, NM

Thursday January 24 Grant County Community Concert Association will host Vocal Trash, an urban-themed Broadway style production that performs on custom instruments made from recycled materials. 

In keeping with Vocal Trash’s message of peace, love, recycling, and anti-bullying, GCCCA is partnering with the Silver City Public Library’s kids programs, Little Artist Club and WildWorks, to decorate the lobby of WNMU’s Fine Arts Theater with creations made of recycled material.  During the school district’s winter break and into early January kids participating in the library’s programs will use a variety of materials to make sculptures and art decorations.  The child or team in each program that makes the most creative art piece will receive complementary tickets to the evening concert so they can bring their parents. 

 The overall idea is to imagine a world where the items we love can live forever through recycling and up-cycling.

 For information on participating in the library’s programs call Donna or Chris at 575-538-3672.

 For information on the Vocal Trash concert or the Educational Outreach Program call 575-538-5862.

Silver City Beverage Company (Bev Co) is hosting a wine tasting event of La Esperanza Vineyard & Winery wines on December 14 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Hors d'oeuvres will be served

Bev Co is located at 2005 US-180, Silver City, NM 88061

As Always the Winery will be open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday from noon to 6:00 p.m.

The Yankie-Texas Art district is bringing back the Christmas tradition of luminarias to light your way through the Downtown Galleries on Yankie and Texas streets from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 15.

There will be carolers, food and drink, window displays, grab bags for the kids and exciting gifts for your Christmas shopping.

For more information contact Mariah at Copper Quail Gallery.  575 388-2646

the makery windowPictured is part of the window display at The Makery (Courtesy Photo)Silver City MainStreet will be announcing awards for the Holiday Merchant Window contest on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Murray Ryan Visitor Center located at 201 N. Hudson St.

This year, in addition to all of the new downtown lights and decorations, Silver City MainStreet hosted a Holiday Window Contest with merchants in downtown Silver City. Fourteen merchants have special window displays following the theme “A Storybook Christmas” and are competing for a community choice award, and in two more categories, largest and most creative. Voting for the community choice award has been on facebook or by visiting the participating merchants and voting online.

“We wanted to make downtown Silver City especially family friendly and festive, states Patrick Hoskins, Board President of Silver City MainStreet. The merchants got excited too, and have some amazing decorations in their windows. We encourage everyone to come and stroll downtown day or evening to see the lights and windows. It’s a fun activity to do with out-of-town guests.

unnamed 5Dining, Shopping, and Theater in Silver City

  • Cozy by the fireplace at Vicki's

       Open New Year's Day for Breakfast, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. (Closed Christmas Day)

       Family and Office Holiday Parties at Vicki's--make your reservation now

       Catering by Vicki's--appetizers, entrees, desserts--order yours now

       Holiday treats at Javalina Coffee House

  • At Texas and Yankie

book sale 3030mc book bakeGlenwood Community Library’s Book & Bake sale is a holiday tradition in Glenwood. (Photo by David Thornburg)December is a busy month around Glenwood with fundraisers, parties and celebrations of the season. The two major events are Glenwood Community Library’s Book & Bake Sale and the Live Nativity at Glenwood Community Presbyterian Church.

Book & Bake Sale Dec. 8

Glenwood Community Library’s annual Book & Bake Sale is set for Saturday Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Glenwood Community Center, 14 Menges Lane, Glenwood. For sale will be books of all kinds for all ages, plus audio books, DVDs and CDs. Also featured are baked goods and homemade goodies galore! Everything is by donation.

There will also be a 50/50 raffle and refreshments.

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Upcoming Events

Fri Dec 14 @12:00AM
Geminid Meteor Shower at the Cosmic Campground - Cosmic Campground
Fri Dec 14 @12:00AM
Now Showing at the Silco Theatre - Silco Theater
Fri Dec 14 @11:00AM -
Gila Regional Foot and Ankle Clinic Ribbon Cutting - Gila Regional Foot & Ankle clinic
Fri Dec 14 @ 6:30PM -
Scott van Linge - Buckhorn Saloon
Fri Dec 14 @ 7:00PM - 12:00AM
Movies at the Light Hall Theater - Light Hall Theatre
Sat Dec 15 @12:00AM
Now Showing at the Silco Theatre - Silco Theater
Sat Dec 15 @ 8:00AM - 02:00PM
Glenwood Street Market - Glenwood, New Mexico
Sat Dec 15 @10:00AM -
Wreaths Across America - Fort Bayard National Cemetary
Sat Dec 15 @11:00AM -
Santa to Visit Hurley Childran - Patio Restaurant
Sat Dec 15 @ 7:00PM - 12:00AM
Movies at the Light Hall Theater - Light Hall Theatre