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Saturday, October 12, 2019
Saturday, October 12, 2019
  • 07:00am  Gila Monster Gran Fondo Cycling Event  ::  Social Events

    The Gila Monster Gran Fondo begins in Silver City and follows the same course as the iconic Tour of the Gila “Gila Monster” road race through some of the most beautiful routes in New Mexico. Three different distances are available ...   

    Location  Gough Park

    Contact  https://tourofthegila.com/gran-fondo/

  • 08:00am - 01:00pm  Glenwood Street Market  ::  Social Events

    The Glenwood Street Market offers a variety of food – home-baked items, canned goods, fresh produce, plants, handcrafted jewelry, leather goods, outdoor decorative items and much more. It is open on Highway 180 in downtown Glenwood every Saturday from approximately ...   

    Location  Glenwood, New Mexico

  • 08:30am - 12:00pm  Silver City Downtown Farmers' Market  ::  Social Events

    The Saturday Farmers' Market will be relocating to 901 N. Pope Street on the corner of College Ave. at the old LIfequest Building due to construction of Main Street Plaza, There will still be produce, food, artists, vendors, music and ...   

    Location  Temporary Farmers Market

    Contact  silvercityfarmersmarket.com

  • 09:00am  Season's End Weekend at Mogollon Ghost Town  ::  Tours

    The quaint former mining community is a fun day trip – weekends through Oct 13. The Purple Onion Cafe opens at 9 a.m., the Old Kelly Store and the Mogollon Museum open at 10 a.m.   

    Location  Mogollon Ghost Town

  • 10:00am - 05:00pm  4th Annual Southwest Print Fiesta Artisan Marketplace  ::  Arts & Music

    Meet the artisans, see printmaking demonstrations and try free printmaking activities. Artisan booths will offer fine art prints, letterpress creations and more for sale. Steamroller printing start at 11 am, and every hour a large-scale hand-carved artist block will be ...   


    Location  Market Street at Texas Street

    Contact  www.southwestprintfiesta.org.

  • 10:00am - 04:00pm  Block Printing and Typography 101  ::  Arts & Music

    Children and families will be shown how to use block printing to design and create their own cards using child-friendly Styrofoam blocks. Older participants can learn some basics of typography and typefaces, including facts on and how to hand draw ...   

    Location  Market Street at Texas Street

  • 10:00am - 03:00pm  Mimbres History Day,  ::  Tours

    10 AM- Biscuits and coffee will be available for those who enjoy a late morningtreat 10:30 - Take a walking tour of the Mattocks Ruin with a volunteer historian11:00 – There will be a presentation about the two Territorial Adobe houses ...   

    Location  Mimbres Culture Heritage Site

    Contact  575-536-3333

  • 11:00am - 05:00pm  Red Dot Art Weekend Demonstrations  ::  Arts & Music

    Grant County Art Guild Gallery presents the following Art Demonstrations to enhance the mix:Sat., Oct. 12: 11 am Karen Danhauer Painting 1 pm Dawn Bynum Origami 2 pm Marsha Banas Bead Application 3 pm Joel Armstrong Wire 4 pm Wendi ...   

    Location  Grant County Art Guild Gallery

  • 03:00pm - 05:00pm  Arte Chicano Exhibit Opening  ::  Arts & Music

    Join us to celebrate the opening of the Arte Chicano Exhibit. The Museum is proud to be hosting the Arte Chicano Exhibit featuring work by local artists Simon Sotelo, Atziri Apodaca, and Michelle Candelaria and will run until December 8th.   


  • 05:00pm - 07:00pm  Artists Reception at Leyba & Ingalls ARTS for Weekend at the Galleries  ::  Arts & Music

    New work by Elli Sorensen, Sandy Urban, and Melanie Zipin as well as old favorites. Hours during Weekend at the Galleries: Saturday, 10-7...Sunday, 10-3...Monday, 10-2     


    Location  Leyba and Ingalls Arts

  • 05:00pm - 07:00pm  “Do You See What I See?” Indie Art Show Reception  ::  Arts & Music

    The exceptional exhibit showcases the art of local artists Ann Alexander, Marsha Banas, Sandy Feutz, Paula Geisler, James Kane, Karen Lauseng, Barker Manning, Teri Matelson, Miriam Richer, Gay Scheibl, Patricia Taber, Jo Thomas, Tom Vaughan and Maryam Weidner. The variety ...   


    Location  Common Grounds Gallery

  • 07:00pm  Movies at the Light Hall Theater  ::  Arts & Music

    "The Lion King" (2019) (PG)   

    Location  Light Hall Theatre

    Contact  movies.wnmu.edu

  • 07:00pm  Nashville Duo Mare Wakefield and Nomad Return to Silver City   ::  Arts & Music, Fundraiser

    Featuring award-winning Southeast Texas songwriter Mare Wakefield on guitar and Turkish-born, classically-trained Nomad on piano and accordion. Tickets are $10, and proceeds from this event will help to continue the work that the UUFSC Social Justice Committee does in supporting ...   

    Location  Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Silver City

    Contact  Find out more and hear some music at www.marewakefield.com

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