Events & Festivals

Farmington's Annual Signature Events showcase the charm, character and culture of the area. Visitors can expect an in depth look at our local talent, artisans from the area, the diverse cultures of the region and, of course, our obsession with America's favorite pastime, baseball! 

All events are listed in order of the date they occur, and all are family-friendly, quality events that are enjoyed by locals and visitors alike.


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Previously Held May 26 - 28, 2017

 |  Berg Park and Animas Park

Area rivers are celebrated with a festival of music, food, activities and entertainment. This festive celebration takes place along the Animas river trails, from Berg Park to Animas Park in Farmington.


Previously Held June 3, 2017 - June 5, 2017

 |  McGee Park

The 12th Annual Four Corners KidFest is going CRAZY CARTOON!


Monday, May 1, 2017 from 7:00am - 7:00pm  |  Lake Farmington

It’s time again to break out those fishing poles and hit Lake Farmington for a fishing adventure!  When you do, be sure to snap a picture and enter the Farmington Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Flash Your Fish Challenge for the chance to win $100 and fun prizes.

Flash Your Fish Challenge

Thursday, June 15, 2017 from 8:00pm - 10:30pm  |  Lions Wilderness Park Amphitheater

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!  Enjoy an evening of live entertainment under the stars amidst a natural sandstone amphitheater at Lions Wilderness Park Amphitheater. Sandstone Productions will present Shrek the Musical. Performance held every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening from June 15th to July 29th.

Outdoor Summer Theater: Shrek The Musical

Previously Held June 29, 2017 - July 4, 2017

 |  Farmington, New Mexico

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! The Fourth of July is celebrated with a variety of special events throughout Farmington! Special events and performances held June 29th to July 4th. 2017 schedule, parade entry form and vendor applications are now available.

Freedom Days

All day Friday, Jul 28, 2017  |  Ricketts Park

Visit Farmington, New Mexico for the finest amateur baseball tournament in the United States!

Connie Mack World Series

Saturday, September 2, 2017 from 10:00am - 7:00pm  |  Farmington Civic Center

Talented Native American artisans are juried into this annual festival celebrating the craftsmanship and friendship of regional artists. Totah Festival features a weekend of fantastic food, a contest Pow-Wow, Cultural Dance Expo and the popular authentic Navajo Rug Auction.

Totah Festival Indian Market & Pow Wow

Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 7:00am - 12:00pm  |  Lions Wilderness Park

Each October, mountain bikers meet in Farmington, New Mexico to compete in the annual Road Apple Rally!  The Road Apple Rally is a favorite for professional and new riders and is celebrating 37 years of racing. Pro and expert divisions will compete for $2,000 in cash prizes.

Road Apple Rally

All day Friday, Oct 13, 2017 - Saturday, Oct 14, 2017  |  Totah Theater / Farmington Public Library

Slow down the pace, kick back, and listen to traditional tales told by some of the very best national and local storytellers.  This festival features stories of all varieties…scary ghost stories, family stories, folklore and myths and will delight all ages.

Four Corners Storytelling Festival

Saturday, December 16, 2017 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm  |  Four Corners Home for Children

Since 1985 Navajo Ministries has presented this annual live nativity. A local favorite, it is a must not miss Christmas tradition.

Live Navajo Nativity

All day Saturday, May 27, 2017  |  Farmington, New Mexico

Take the 2017 Jolt Your Summer Challenge this summer! This summer contest inspires locals to explore Farmington and offers families a variety of free and affordable activities.

Jolt Your Summer Challenge

Monday, August 14, 2017 from 8:00am - 11:00pm  |  McGee Park

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! The San Juan County Fair takes place at McGee Park and features livestock shows, a parade, vendors and an excellent selection of live musical performances.

San Juan County Fair and Carnival

Friday, December 1, 2017 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm  |  Berg Park

Discover Farmington’s holiday spirit along the Animas River! Luminarias, carolers and a live nativity transform the river walk trails and Berg Park for this holiday celebration.