The booming economy of the silver mines are no more, but you can relive that history by visiting Lake Valley Historic Townsite. Visit the ruins, be intrigued by artifacts, and hear the creak of an old metal Conoco sign which BLM Archaeologist Jennifer Frederick says, "is like its own character out here."
Lake Valley is open year-round, Thursday to Monday from 8AM to 5PM.
It's time for another great #TeenScienceCafe at #LCMoNaS. 6th-12th graders are invited to join Richard Pacheco from NASA for dinner, dialogue, and hands-on demonstrations. Find out how communication in space happens and why it's so important to Las Cruces! Thursday, March 21st, 5:30 - 7pm. ... See MoreSee Less
NASA Astronaut Dr. Donald Pettit will be joining the Las Cruces Space Festival on Saturday, April 13th from 10-12. Come and hear about Dr. Pettit's three Space flights including two long stays aboard the International Space Station and his time researching meteors in Antarctica for NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration. 99.5 Zia Country presenter Lyndsey K will be joining Festival Director Jonathan Firth to interview Donald Pettit on the Plaza de Las Cruces ... See MoreSee Less
We are excited to announce the winning video in our Fall 2018 Promo Video Contest! The winning video was created by Joshua Trinidad.
In the fall of 2018, video editing students in the Creative Media Technology program at Doña Ana Community College used our travel footage to create an amazing set of videos showcasing South Central New Mexico.
We ❤️ our food trucks!Me Gusta food truck (behind brewery) is now open at noon Fri, Sat, and Sun! Come say hello to Owner and Chef Jasna Brown and try their bbq sliders and elote. Delicious. Congrats guys! ... See MoreSee Less
Students in the Creative Media Technology program at Doña Ana Community College created an amazing set of promotional travel videos in the fall of 2018. Five videos made it to the final round. Voting is open until March 8, 2019.