CowboyDays“If you climb in the saddle, be ready to ride!”  

Friday, March 1, 2024, is the official first day of the event with schools enjoying the educational activities. These activities are also open to the public with regular museum admission: Adults $7, Senior Citizens (60 and up) $6, Children (4 to 17) $4, Children 3 and under are Free.  Then 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on both Saturday March 2, 2024 and Sunday March 3, 2024. Admission will be $20 per vehicle.  

Wonders on Wheels launches an exciting new exhibit March 1st and 2nd.  The "Growing New Mexico," exhibit explores the distinctive agriculture and foodways of our state and highlights the importance of corn, beans, and chiles to our New Mexico economy and culture.   

Come see New Mexico ranching traditions including a working dogs demonstration, sheep shearing, and a working chuckwagon! Eventgoers will enjoy a variety of vendors and food trucks. Live music will be heard throughout the festival. Watch the Museum’s cowboys showcase their many breeds of cattle in a returning favorite “Parade of Breeds.” The Museum’s regular attractions and exhibits will also be open during this time for all to enjoy. It’s your last opportunity to view “Home on the Range: From Ranches to Rockets” before it moves on to New Mexico History Museum in Santa Fe in mid-June.

New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum/4100 Dripping Springs Road in Las Cruces, N.M. 88011

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