Community Events Calendar

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Click here for Gallery info!
Volunteer curators welcome.

Artists just connecting with LVAC and interested in learning more?
Click here for entry form info!

Musicians, poets, actors, dancers, authors, performers…
We usually use the gallery for visual art exhibits, but it is also a great space for salons, performances, readings, conversations, and MORE!

Your ideas are the seeds of a flourishing community gallery.  Brainstorms are always welcome.  Call 505-425-1085 or email us at or drop into 140 Bridge Street, Las Vegas, NM, Tuesday through Saturday 1-4 pm or by appointment.

Mora Creative Community and
The Mora Arts and Culture Compound and
Upcycled! Present Fiber Arts…
Quilts and Creativity and more!!

Our neighbors in Mora, NM brought their art quilts, the winners of their annual Plaid Quilt Challenge, and other upcycled fiber arts for exhibition and for sale to Gallery 140.  We are celebrating our friendship and their Fiber Arts heritage.
At Gallery 140, 140 Bridge Street
1-4 PM Tuesdays through Saturdays
or by appointment

Fall Flight Festival at Las Vegas NWR

Each Sunday in November
November 17th and 24th



NMHU Madrigal Choir
Ilfeld Auditorium
3 PM, Sunday, 11/17/19


Nat Gold Players
November Comedy Show
Roadrunner Bar and Grill
No cover charge!
7 PM, Monday, 11/18/19



Christmas Hope – A Christmas Play
Showtimes: 11/22/2019-6:30pm
11/23/2019-12:30pm & 6:30pm
12/7/2019-12:30pm & 6:30pm
At 2207 7th St
The admission is free as a gift.

Cultural Showcase – Color
Kluge Auditorium
7 PM, Saturday, 11/23

Las Vegas San Miguel Chamber of Commerce

Economic Development Committee Meeting
NMHU Student Center Third Floor
10 am – 12 noon Monday, 11/25

Dr, Robert Bell Print Lectures
Käthe Kollwitz, Artist
NMHU Kennedy Gallery
4 PM Tuesday, 11/26

November 28, 2019
Happy 70th Birthday to my brother,
Bob Jacobson!

Sourena Sefati, Master santour player,
and vocalist
presented by Meadow City Academy of Music
Advance ticket sales at the Historic Plaza Hotel front desk beginning on Saturday, November 23.
7:30 PM, Saturday, 11/30 at  at the Plaza Hotel Ballroom

2020 San Miguel Extension Master Gardener classes
Registration for the  is now open until January 1, 2020. Classes will begin February 5 at Highlands University weekly from 1 to 4 pm until May 13, 2020. Tuition is $150.
Classes include: Soil Biology, Climate and Weather,
Basic Botany and Plant ID,
NMSU’s EMG Prog and Seed to Supper, Native Plants, Veggie Production, Fruit Production, Entomology 1, Plant Pathology and Diagnosis, Integrated Pest Management, Vertebrate Pests
Miranda Kersten, Shrubs and Trees, and Weeds.
Email for information and an application. Deadline Jan. 1st, 2020.



The Boutique
A little of everything gift-worthy

Upcycled, Handmade,
Creative and Unique!

  • December 6 @7:00 pm Winter Theatre Performance 1
    Kluge Auditorium
  • December 7 @7:00 pm Winter Theatre Performance 2
    Kluge Auditorium
  • December 8 @2:00 pm Winter Dance Mini-Showcase
    Kluge Auditorium
  • December 8 @ 7:30 pm  Winter Music Showcase Kluge Auditorium

    Hogwarts Holiday Family Tea Party
    NMHU Sala de Madrid
    $5.00 per person entry fee or
    donation of one children’s book (per person)
    All books will be donated to the Las Vegas Literacy Council
    3-5 PM, Saturday, 12/14

2019 Electric Light Parade
Plaza Park, Las Vegas, NM
6 PM, Saturday, 12/14

Click HERE for 2020 Events Listings



NMHU Kennedy Gallery
November 12 – December 31
Monday through Friday
8 AM -5 PM

2Ten: A Galeria of Art and Treasures
at 210 Plaza

“Adios Amor: The Search for Maria Moreno”

We will announce rescheduling.



GET THE WORD OUT!  The Western Governors’ Foundation is proud to announce its 5th Annual “Celebrate the West” regional art competition that challenges high school students to create 2-D artwork inspired by their state!  The entry deadline is April 30, 2020.  It is easy and no cost to enter.

Las Vegas will participate in the 2020 Centennial Celebration of Women’s Suffrage.  The state legislature voted in favor of a woman’s right to vote in  February 1920, and the 19th Amendment was added to the US Constitution on August, 26, 1920.  If you have any  information or memorabilia from those days, or from the Federated Women’s Club from 1910 – 1920 or anything else you think might be an interesting or educational addition to the story, please  email  Sonya Berg or call her at 505 425-6680

Missoula Alumni & Friends

Post pictures and memories on our FB page
Missoula Boosters
Missoula Facebook Page

Shop Local LVFIBA gift cards for sale
Available at Semilla and at Paper Trail
The perfect gift for everyone
Available in $10.00 and $20.00 values
Use at any LVF IBA business
Read more here!

Sweetie Pie Initiative Animal Rescue
Now providing information, sign-ups at PLAZA DRUGS
178 Bridge St 
Saturdays 9 am – 12 noon
Help prevent unwanted litters and spread the word.
$60 covers transport, surgery, shots, & microchipping!
No income verification required.


CINEFLIX at Ilfeld Auditorium

NMHU Campus
Free movies for the community!
Click here for schedule

Tri-county Farmers Market
Double Up Food Bucks program continues
EBT machine for SNAP cards or debit
Wednesdays and Saturdays
8am-noon, or sellout at 6th and University


Tierra Encantada Farmers Market
The Tierra Encantada Market will have a “Quick Shop” on this Saturday from 10-11 AM at our site on Hot Springs and Mills. You can call ahead to a farmer and order what you want to pick up or just drop by. Call 426-1468 if you need a phone number. WIC and EBT welcome and always looking for new vendors.

The SPOT at the Old Mission Church
Youth Activities at the Old Town Mission CommunityCenter/OTMCC (home of The SPOT);located near the corner of 301 Socorro and 1403 Chavez; programming by youth for youth.
Click here for the OTMCC Calendar of Activities;
For more info, call or text Pat Leahan (505) 718-6635 to learn about upcoming SPOT Youth Team sessions

Help us honor Hubble’s memory!
License your dog(s), it’s the law!

Fourth graders AND their families get a free pass to all national parks!
Click on the link to get your year-long pass!   Expires end of August.
Chaco Canyon, Bandelier, Pecos, Ft. Union, Carlsbad and more.

15 State Museums and Historic Sites – FREE
Available at NM public libraries for checkout
Borrow the pass for up to one week
Available at Carnegie Public Library

Event Planners!  This is FOR YOU!
Send us any arts-related, cultural, non-profit and community events.
We will place them on our calendar as we receive them.  Don’t wait for the details.

Email us to add an event