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.
VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! 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. This event is featured in the Jolt Your Summer Challenge.
VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Enjoy an evening of live entertainment under the stars amidst a natural sandstone amphitheater at Lions Wilderness Amphitheater. Performance held every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening from June 21st to August 4th 2018. The 2018 production will be the Broadway Musical, Mary Poppins! This is a Jolt Your Summer Challenge event.
The Fourth of July is celebrated with a variety of special events between June 28th and July 4th, 2018. Events include a fireworks display, night parade, Party in the Park, skateboarding competition, summer theater, gem and mineral show and more! Featured on the Jolt Your Summer Challenge.
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. The 2018 festival will be held at the Farmington Museum.
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 $4,000 in cash prizes.
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. Check back for the 2018 schedule!
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. The San Juan County Fair will be held August 13th to 18th, carnival August 10th to 18th with the parade on August 10th.
Celebrate your love for automobiles with this festival of music, food and of course hot rods, classic cars and lowriders in Historic Downtown Farmington. This event is free to the public and guaranteed to be a great time. Lee Rocker of the Stray Cats will perform and celebrity guest Horny Mike Henry will be onsite!
Farmington rolls out the red carpet for the 2018 W.E. Rock Grand Nationals with a week packed with 4x4 fun. Come for the competitions, trail rides, car show and fun! This multi day event includes activities and events, September 5-9, for off-road enthusiasts of all skill levels, from spectators to pros.