Community Events Calendar

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Curated by K. Dawne Holmes
Full sized Poster
Two receptions…
Community Reception
July 20 5-7 pm
Rally Reception
July 26 6-8 pm

Missoula Children’s Theatre –

Gulliver’s Travels
PDF of poster

Ilfeld Auditorium – Auditions Monday, 7/15/19

Acting Workshop – Tuesday 7/16/19 2:30
Mime Workshop – Wednesday 7/17/19 2:30

Performance Friday, 7/19/19

More details here

Missoula Alumni & Friends

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For August 2019 at Gallery 140 –

This is a call for MOVIE MEMORABILIA,
posters, pictures, paintings, collage, multimedia, installation, any kind of art celebrating Las Vegas as the Film (and Television) Capital of New Mexico.
From Tom Mix and Romaine Fielding through Longmire and Roswell,  send us an image, size, contact info, and if it’s for display or sale.  Help us out Las Vegas!  Anything that relates…email here. ASAP!
Image by Clker-Free-Vector-Images from Pixabay

Call for Artists and Craftspersons for Cleveland Millfest 2019
Outdoor spaces are available for artists and craftsmen at the Cleveland Millfest. The 2-day event takes place Labor Day Weekend Aug 31 and Sept 1, 2019. Please call 575 387 2645, 575 455 0958 or email for application and information.

The event takes place at the Cleveland Roller Mill Museum in Cleveland, NM (Mora) approximately 44 miles southeast of Taos, NM and 32 miles northwest of Las Vegas, NM, an approximately 35 miles south of Angel Fire, NM.


Mora Fiestas July 19-21

Community Reception for
Gallery 140 at 140 Bridge Street
See the art!  Meet the artists!
5-7 PM, Saturday, 7/20/19



for LOST HIGHWAY by Wovoka Trudell
Gallery O N E S I X S I X 166 Bridge Street
5-7 PM, Saturday, 7/20/19


14th Annual Rough Rider Motorcycle Rally

Details here

Rally Reception for “Heavy Metal”
Gallery 140 Art Show
Friday, July 26, 2019 6-8 PM


Heritage Week with music, tours, workshops and talks, events and demonstrations through Sunday, 8/11

The REEL LAS VEGAS: A Century of Cinema
Movie Memoribilia from Las Vegas, NM
The Film Capital of New Mexico
At Gallery 140, 140 Bridge Street
Opens Thursday, 8/1, 1:00 PM
Tuesday through Saturday, 1-4 PM

Saturday, 8/3  Places with a Past Historic Home Tour

Saturday 8/3  Recycled Crafts Fair – Carnegie Park

Sunday, 8/4, Heritage Week Tour at Rio Mora NWR
Tour the historic Thaw House and visit the village of Loma Parda at
Rio Mora National Wildlife Refuge  Click here for details.

Kilgen Mechanical Pipe Organ Concert

Local musicians, including singers and instrumentalists.
Tickets $10, available at door.
OLOS Church.
2 PM, Sunday, 8/4

San Miguel/Mora County Fair
Wednesday through Sunday, 8/7-11

Cleveland Roller Mill Museum presents a benefit dance
The Rifters, Country and Western Dance band
Saturday, August 11th, Potluck 4 PM,
Dance from 7 ish  PM until 10ish PM
Location: Cleveland Roller Mill Museum, hwy 518 – mile marker 31.5 in Cleveland, NM (2 miles NM of Mora, NM)
Ticket(s): $20 per person at the door
Information: or Dan Cassidy (575) 387 2645

Music from Angel Fire
AMY BEACH: Theme and Variations for Flute and Strings, Op. 80
VICTOR EWALD: Quintet No.1 in B-Flat Minor for Brass, Op. 5
BRAHMS: Quintet No.1 in F Major for Strings, Op. 88
3pm, Sunday August 18 concert at  Ilfeld Auditorium

The 41st Annual People’s Faire
A daylong celebration of arts and crafts,
music and entertainment
Saturday, 8/24/19
Full sized poster pdf

Artist?  Crafter?
Interested in being a vendor?
Click here



At Gallery 140 – The Camino Real 8 Plein Aire Art

Run for Wildlife at Las Vegas NWR
Saturday, 9/7
“Run for Wildlife” family run / walk on Saturday, September 7, 2019.

Distance is 1 mile for the little Gophers and 5k and 10k for the Adults. Registration is required and due no later than August 30, 2019. Details, call Debbie Pike at the refuge: (505) 425-3581, Ext. 205

La Llorona Harvest Festival

Tierras Encantadas Farmer’s Market
Corner Mills Ave. And Hot Springs Blvd.
Live music, food, children’s activities
8 am – 3 pm Saturday, 9/21

Pecos Studio Tour
Brochures available I-25 exits 297. 299, and 307
Facebook @pecosartists
10 am – 5 pm,  Saturday and Sunday, 9/28-29


Concert for the Birds at Las Vegas NWR
Last Sunday in September Annually
Sunday, 9/29/19

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 memorabilia from those days, or from the federated Women’s Club during  the Roaring 20’s, 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


Happenstance presents
“Simple Expressions”
Art show by Meredith Britt and Martín Montoya
Full sized jpeg flyer here
608 Douglas Avenue

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
Wednesdays and Saturdays
8am-noon, or sellout at Mills and Hot Springs
Questions?  Call 718-9462

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.

Click HERE for more 2019 Events Listings

Email us to add an event