Local tourist information and events.

18th Whitewater Mesa Fun Kite Flying Picnic

Save the Date!   Come fly a kite at Whitewater Mesa Fun Kite Flying Picnic

12 - 5pm,

6 April.2024 

See Flyer below

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GCCC Frisson Wind Ensemble concert - Live Music

FrissonWindGrant County Community Concert Association – Frisson Wind Ensemble concert - Live Music

Friday January 19

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

The group’s name is taken from the French word Frisson which means “a sudden burst of excitement” or “a shiver and a thrill”.  This is the feeling/emotion concert goers can expect to experience at a concert by the Frisson Wind Ensemble.
The Frisson Wind Ensemble from New York City features the best and brightest rising stars of classical music. The ensemble is comprised of clarinet, oboe, bassoon and piano, and performs a wide variety of music for woodwinds and piano. Their concerts feature selections from
by Gershwin, Scott Joplin, Mozart, Beethoven, John Phillips Sousa, and more.

Location: WNMU Fine Arts Center Theater, 1101 N. Kentucky St

Contact: 575-538-5862, https://www.gcconcerts.org /

Bayard Baptist Church Christmas Candlelight Service and meal

ChristmasServiceMealBayard Baptist Church is having a Christmas Candlelight Service and meal on Saturday, 12/23/23 at 6:00 pm. Everyone is invited.

We are located at 601 Dayhill Street in Bayard.

Please call or text 505-916-7458 if you need anymore information.

Christmas Dance in Glenwood

Christmas Dance set for Dec. 23 in Glenwood
If you’re itchin’ to put on your dancing shoes or boots, head to Glenwood Saturday Dec. 23 for a Christmas dance featuring Bucky, Dee, Ty, Myron and Jesse. There will be live music, food and fun, according to organizers. There is no cover charge, just bring your favorite Christmas snack to share. The event is being held from 5 to 8 p.m. at Glenwood Community Center, 14 Menges Lane off Highway 180 in Glenwood.

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January Cultural Affairs WNMU

AllisonHudsonAllison Hudson

Multi-media artist

Opening Reception and Lecture

Thursday January 18

Lecture 6 PM Light Hall Theater

Reception 7Pm McCray Gallery

Exhibit runs through February 15

Tactile yet fragile, moving between the disciplines of sculpture, paint, and drawing– Allison Hudson’s artwork is created with a combination of unfired clay, twine, fabric, resin, dye, and wax, resulting in work that is both ethereal and visceral.

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SC Museum "Victorian Christmas and More" December 16, 2023

FatherChristmasSilver City -- Christmas goodies, free children's activities, music, festive food, and arts and crafts vendors highlight the Silver City Museum's beloved Christmas holiday tradition, "Victorian Christmas and More." The event, which takes place in the museum courtyard from 11 am to 3 pm, Saturday, December 16, has expanded to better reflect the rich cultural diversity and traditions of the desert Southwest.

"This holiday celebration is designed to reflect the entirety of Grant County's rich, cultural diversity and history," said Bart Roselli, museum director. "We're very grateful to our community partners for participating this year, including our wonderful volunteers at the Silver City Museum Society, First American Bank, First New Mexico Bank, and Shaun Bird of Edward Jones, as well as LULAC, and our many talented, local musicians and food and craft vendors.  We hope everyone will join us for some holiday fun and community celebration."

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Mariachi Christmas Spectacular Returns

Sights and sounds of Mexico fill the WNMU Fine Arts Center Theatre. Tickets $15 - Children 17 and under admitted free with ticket

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Join Whitewater Mesa Labyrinths on World Healing Day, Dec. 31, 2023.

WhitewaterMesaJoin Whitewater Mesa Labyrinths on World Healing Day on 31st December and walk the labyrinths in the sun or in the snow.    The group walk will take place at 12 noon with the rest of the world.  The gate will be open 11am until dusk when the labyrinths will be lit up.  
For directions go to www.wmlabyrinths.com     Or, to find a labyrinth near you go to www.labyrinthlocator.com                

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