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Santa Rita/Born In Space Reunion4 September - 5 September
Free event, all past and present Santa Rita residents are invited to attend. 8 am to midnight, both days. NO Camping Bataan Park. Bring your own food/drinks. Music, raffles, etc....
Location: Baatan Park, Ft Bayard, NM
Taste of Downtown Silver City5 September
Can't decide which restaurant to go out to this evening? You don't have to choose with MainStreet's Taste of Downtown Silver City. The annual restaurant tour features menu items from more than a dozen downtown locations. The annual Taste of Downtown Walk-About Tour includes restaurants, coffee houses, and the occasional caterer. Participating locations prepare samples of their best for ticket holders to stop by and try.
Location: Throughout Historic Downtown Silver City
Signal Peak Fat Tire Festival5 September - 6 September
This Labor Day Weekend, load up your mountain bikes and bring your appetites to the 2015 Signal Peak Fat Tire Festival! Guided mountain bike rides, a pit BBQ and serene camping opportunities in the Gila National Forest combine to make this a weekend you wonít want to miss! After the Signal Fire of 2014, Signal Peak Road is still officially closed, meaning a race on the traditional race course is out of the question. So for 2015 we will be celebrating the area by guiding mountain bike rides and enjoying the traditional Saturday night pit BBQ.
2015 Rolling Stones Gem and Mineral Show5 September - 7 September
The Rolling Stones Gem and Mineral Show is a Labor Day Weekend tradition in Grant County showing high quality gems, minerals and jewelry. Thousands of visitors who leave their hot humid lowlands to travel to our cool clean mountain environment this year will enjoy the great diversity of material presented by our vendors.
Location: New location: at Western New Mexico University Brancheau P.E. Complex
2015 Pickamania!11 September - 13 September
Celebrate the close of summer at Mimbres Region Arts Council's seventh annual Pickamania!, a free bluegrass, folk, Americana, roots and singer/songwriter festival in the heart of southwestern New Mexico. A vendor alley featuring artisans from throughout the Southwest and beyond in addition to delectable cuisine make this festival a MUST for all music connoisseurs.
Location: Gough Park
Phone: (575) 538-2505
Chiricahua-Peloncillo Heritage Days11 September - 13 September
3 Days of Education, Fun & Friends! Friday Evening, September 11, 2015: Keynote Address and Community Reception: Ornithologist and Author, Rick Taylor. All Day Saturday, September 12: Presentations on history/culture/nature. Farmerís Market/Crafts Fair/Kids Workshop, Plant Sale/Community Buffet Lunch. Sunday, September 13: Field Day Excursions and Workshops
Location: Rodeo, NM
Fiesta de la Gente performances at 2 pm and 7 pm12 September
Mariachi Alma de Jalisco will present two performances, along with Ballet Folklorico "Tierra del Encanto" and vocalist Salvador Hernandez who also directs the Mariachi... a very popular well-known group statewide and surrounding areas as well as south of the border. To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, "Forgotten Veterans Memorial" is presenting a Mariachi spectacular on September 12, 2015 at Western New Mexico University Fine Arts Theater. Concert performances are at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday, September 12, 2015.
CLA Estate Planning Workshop22 September
A FREE workshop providing valuable information for seniors on securing one's estate and retirement planning. You will receive a workbook and gain useful information you can act upon immediately regarding: Pros and cons of wills and trusts; How to avoid probate; Long term health care concerns; Tax reduction planning. CLA Estate Services is a firm devoted to assisting area residents in protecting their assets and ensuring their money lasts. Our representatives have comprehensive knowledge of estate planning issues that will help you avoid common and sometimes irreversible mistakes. Seating is limited. Please call 1-866-252-8721 between 9am and 5pm Central Standard Time to confirm your attendance to this important workshop.
Location: Holiday Inn Express, 1103 Superior St., Silver City, NM 88061
Phone: (866) 252-8721
2015 Grant County Fair23 September - 26 September
The annual Cliff-Gila County Fair is a celebration of Grant County's agricultural heritage and future, with outstanding animal and craft exhibits from schools and civic groups across the County. Set in the Cliff High School and adjoining fairgrounds, the fair can be a great afternoon or a fun-filled weekend!
Location: County Fairgrounds in Cliff
11th Annual Gila River Festival24 September - 27 September
Mark your calendars for the 11th Annual Gila River Festival! One of the Southwest's premier nature festivals, the Gila River Festival attracts an audience of nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts eager to learn about and experience the Gila's natural wonders. The 11th annual Gila River Festival will explore the escalating tension between nature, man and rapid technological innovations. What does this mean for the future of the Gila River and its watershed?
Location: Gila River and locations throughout Grant County