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Redress: Upcycled Style by Nancy Judd

Redress: Upcycled Style by Nancy Judd

April 27, 2017 from 8:00am to 5:00pm  |  Farmington Museum

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
Artist Nancy Judd’s traveling exhibit Redress, a stunning selection of couture upcycled fashion, will be on display at the Farmington Museum. Exhibit on display through June 17, 2017.

The event runs 19 Nov, 2016 through 17 Jun, 2017
“New Mexico: A Meditative State” Photography by Ken Hoffman

“New Mexico: A Meditative State” Photography by Ken Hoffman

April 27, 2017 from 8:00am to 5:00pm

Quiet and still, New Mexico’s desert and mountains evoke a meditative state. Not surprisingly, documenting the state’s landscape is a spiritual experience for photographer Ken Hoffman. He loves the desert and has come to appreciate its many variations of terrain, flora, and fauna.

The event runs 1 Apr, 2017 through 22 Jul, 2017
San Juan College Spring Art Student Exhibit

San Juan College Spring Art Student Exhibit

April 27, 2017 from 8:00am to 5:00pm  |  Henderson Fine Arts Center Art Gallery

Artwork that is sure to appeal to a wide variety of tastes is what you’ll find at the San Juan College Spring Art Student Exhibit.

The event runs 7 Apr, 2017 through 28 Apr, 2017
Green Revolution

Green Revolution

April 27, 2017 from 8:00am to 5:00pm  |  Farmington Museum

The Green Revolution is a revolutionary exhibition with a minimal carbon footprint that allows host institutions and communities to be part of the green solution.

The event runs 15 Apr, 2017 through 9 Sep, 2017
SINGO

SINGO

April 27, 2017 from 6:30pm to 10:00pm  |  Clancy's Pub, an Irish Cantina

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
Come Play Singo! It is Like BINGO with music!

The event runs 11 Oct, 2016 through 27 Apr, 2017
Categories: Family Friendly, Free
Live Horse Racing

Live Horse Racing

April 28, 2017 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm  |  SunRay Park & Casino

SunRay Park & Casino brings live horse racing to Farmington April 21 to June 19, 2017.

The event runs 21 Apr, 2017 through 19 Jun, 2017
Chaco Night Sky Program

Chaco Night Sky Program

April 28, 2017 from 8:30pm to 9:30pm  |  Chaco Culture National Historical Park

Take in a Night Sky Program at an International Dark Sky Park when you visit Chaco Culture National Historical Park and experience the New Mexico night sky from the center of an ancient world!

The event runs 1 Apr, 2017 through 28 Oct, 2017
Compass Games

Compass Games

April 29, 2017 from 10:00am to 12:00pm  |  Riverside Nature Center

Learn to use a compass to follow a trail, or lay out a trail for someone else by playing games and having fun in Animas Park at Riverside Nature Center!

Bark in the Park & Doggie Dash

Bark in the Park & Doggie Dash

April 29, 2017 from 10:00am to 3:00pm  |  Parks near the Farmington Regional Animal Shelter

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
Run, romp, and play with your favorite canine friend and family at the annual Bark in the Park!

Spring Fling Festival

Spring Fling Festival

April 29, 2017 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm  |  Wines of the San Juan

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
You do not want to miss Wines of the San Juan’s kick-off event of the season. Come out and enjoy a day of live music, award winning wine, great food, games and art!

Christmas in May: A Memorial for Denise Vidunas

Christmas in May: A Memorial for Denise Vidunas

May 2, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm  |  Basin Home Health & Hospice Inc.

The owners and employees of Basin Home Health & Hospice Inc. and Basin Coordinated Inc. invite the community to a remembrance of Denise Vidunas, former COO, on the anniversary of her death.

Toddler Playdate

Toddler Playdate

May 3, 2017 from 10:00am to 12:00pm  |  E3 Children’s Museum & Science Center

Visit E3 Children’s Museum & Science Center for playdates that are designed for families with young children every Wednesday at 10:00am. Take part in activities that will help develop early motor skills. Different activities are offered each week to encourage children’s imaginations.

The event runs 6 May, 2015 through 27 Apr, 2017
Star Wars Day

Star Wars Day

May 4, 2017 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm  |  E3 Children's Museum

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
Attention fellow nerds: May the 4th be with you!

Farmington High School Spring Choir Concert

Farmington High School Spring Choir Concert

May 5, 2017 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm  |  San Juan College Little Theater

Farmington High School Choirs will present a spring extravaganza.  Choirs are under the direction of Laura Argotsinger.

San Juan College Big Band/Rock Combo

San Juan College Big Band/Rock Combo

May 5, 2017 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm  |  San Juan College Henderson Fine Arts Center Performance Hall

Enjoy an evening of music when the San Juan College Big Band/Rock Combo performs!

AstroFriday

AstroFriday

May 5, 2017 from 7:30pm to 10:30pm  |  San Juan College Planetarium, Room 1723

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
Show will take place in the San Juan College Planetarium with a stargaze to follow, weather permitting. This is a free event! Planetarium show offered at 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. with stargaze at 9:30 p.m.

The event runs 9 Sep, 2016 through 5 May, 2017
Spring Gardening Festival

Spring Gardening Festival

May 6, 2017 from 10:00am to 2:00pm  |  San Juan College Greenhouse

Join San Juan College Horticulture Club and NMSU Extension for the 3rd annual Spring Gardening Festival to kick off the growing season in San Juan County!

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta

May 6, 2017 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm  |  Farmington Civic Center

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
Come out to the Farmington Civic Center for the 2nd annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration.

Tour: Defensive Sites of the Dinetah

Tour: Defensive Sites of the Dinetah

May 13, 2017 from 9:00am to 4:30pm  |  Salmon Ruins Museum

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
Join the caravan for New Mexico Heritage Preservation Month and take a guided tour of Dinetah!

Spring Mini - Contest Pow Wow

Spring Mini - Contest Pow Wow

May 13, 2017 from 10:00am to 5:00pm  |  Farmington Museum & Visitor Center

Don’t miss this opportunity for local dancers, singers, and spectators to socialize and exercise during this American Indian dance.

TGIF

TGIF

May 19, 2017 from 11:00am to 1:00pm  |  Orchard Park

Celebrate Fridays at TGIF in Orchard Plaza Park in historic downtown Farmington with live music! Grab lunch at the on-site food truck or from one of the local restaurants.

The event runs 19 May, 2017 through 21 Jul, 2017
Salmon Ruins Annual Open House

Salmon Ruins Annual Open House

May 20, 2017 from 9:00am to 5:00pm  |  Salmon Ruins Museum

Salmon Ruins will be having their Annual Open House during New Mexico Heritage Preservation Month.

Healing Field

Healing Field

May 26, 2017 from 7:00am to 10:00pm  |  Boys & Girls Club of Farmington

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
Continuing Farmington’s tradition, the San Juan East Rotary Club will host the 5th annual Healing Field flag display.

The event runs 27 May, 2016 through 29 May, 2017
Xeriscape Garden Tour

Xeriscape Garden Tour

May 26, 2017 from 10:00am to 11:00am  |  Riverside Nature Center

Get ideas for your own home landscaping as you tour the Xeriscape Demonstration Gardens at Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park

The event runs 26 May, 2017 through 17 Jun, 2017
Riverfest

Riverfest

May 26, 2017 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm  |  Berg Park and Animas Park

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.

The event runs 26 May, 2017 through 28 May, 2017
Early Bird Walk

Early Bird Walk

June 3, 2017 from 8:00am to 10:00am  |  Riverside Nature Center

The river parks are the home of over 135 species of birds and you can see many of them on this morning walk starting from Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park.

Annual Ford Car & Truck Show

Annual Ford Car & Truck Show

June 3, 2017 from 10:00am to 3:00pm  |  Ziems Ford Corners

Enjoy classic or custom Ford Cars & Trucks?  Stop by the 4th Annual Ford Car & Truck Show.

Categories: Family Friendly, Free
KidFest

KidFest

June 3, 2017 from 10:00am to 4:00pm  |  McGee Park

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

Summer Terrace Concert Series

Summer Terrace Concert Series

June 3, 2017 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm  |  Farmington Museum & Visitor Center

Join the Farmington Museum on the terrace by the river each Saturday evening during the summer months for some local live entertainment at the free 15th Annual Summer Terrace Music Series. Don’t forget your folding chair and dancing shoes!

The event runs 3 Jun, 2017 through 26 Aug, 2017
Penny Party

Penny Party

June 8, 2017 from 10:00am to 12:00pm  |  E3 Children's Museum

What can a penny buy you these days?  A whole lot of fun, that’s what.  Join E3 Children’s Museum for Stacking Pennies, Polka Dot Penny Pitch, Penny Medals, Coin Drop and much more!

Cottonwood Concert Series

Cottonwood Concert Series

June 9, 2017 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm  |  Farmington Public Library North Amphitheater

Join the Farmington Public Library for the 2017 Cottonwood Concert Series! Each concert features an hour performance in the library’s rotunda, starting at 3:30 p.m., and another hour under the cottonwoods starting at 6:00!

The event runs 16 Sep, 2016 through 4 Aug, 2017
Summer Art Walk

Summer Art Walk

June 9, 2017 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm  |  Downtown Farmington

Celebrate summer and local artisans at the Summer Art Walk and enjoy art receptions and open houses throughout “The Heart” of Farmington.

Farmington American Indian Ambassador Pageant

Farmington American Indian Ambassador Pageant

June 9, 2017 from 5:30pm to 9:00pm  |  Farmington Indian Center

The Farmington American Indian Ambassador pageant gives local Farmington youth an opportunity to present their talent, leadership abilities and desire to represent and serve Farmington’s American Indian community.

Love For Thad 5K: Strides Against Suicide

Love For Thad 5K: Strides Against Suicide

June 10, 2017 from 8:00am to 11:00am  |  Berg Park

Desert View Family Counseling will hold its 2nd Annual Love for Thad 5k Walk/Run at Berg Park in Farmington, NM. Desert View Family Counseling goal is to bring awareness and prevention to suicide!

Farmington Growers Market

Farmington Growers Market

June 10, 2017 from 8:00am to 12:00pm  |  Farmington Museum & Visitor Center

The Farmington Growers Market is a public market that brings together locally grown food, hand-made crafts, and our community.

The event runs 10 Jun, 2017 through 28 Oct, 2017
Car Show & Craft Fair

Car Show & Craft Fair

June 10, 2017 from 9:00am to 3:00pm  |  Sycamore Park Community Center

Come support the Park Project and enjoy a car show, craft fair and day full of activities for the entire family.

Outdoor Summer Theater: Shrek The Musical

Outdoor Summer Theater: Shrek The Musical

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

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.

The event runs 15 Jun, 2017 through 29 Jul, 2017
Outdoor Movies at the Museum

Outdoor Movies at the Museum

June 17, 2017 from 9:15pm to 11:00pm  |  Farmington Museum & Visitor Center

Join the Farmington Museum for Outdoor Movies at the Museum! They will be presenting a classic, family-friendly movie on a big screen in the Gateway Park amphitheater along the Animas River. The movies are free, but donations are appreciated.

The event runs 17 Jun, 2017 through 15 Jul, 2017
Categories: Family Friendly, Free
Father’s Day Ductmazing Bouquet

Father’s Day Ductmazing Bouquet

June 17, 2017 from 11:00pm to 1:00pm  |  E3 Children's Museum

What better to use in making a special craft for dad or grandpa than duct tape?

Annual Father’s Day Car Show

Annual Father’s Day Car Show

June 18, 2017 from 8:30am to 2:30pm  |  Pinon Hills Community Church

It’s that time of year again for Pinon Hills Community Church’s annual Father’s Day Car Show.There will be a little bit of everything, from original to custom, classic to current. Come out and vote for your favorites! There will be food and fun for all ages.

Categories: Family Friendly, Free
Summer Solstice at Salmon Observatory

Summer Solstice at Salmon Observatory

June 21, 2017 from 7:00am to 8:30am  |  Salmon Ruins Museum

Join your guide at the Salmon Ruins Museum parking area for an event briefing.  Then, proceed to the pueblo ruin to continue the talk and witness the sun lift over the pueblo’s horizon to manifest on the walls and focus on a feature of an interior room.

Kids’ Dog Show

Kids’ Dog Show

June 23, 2017 from 9:30am to 11:00am  |  Kiwanis Park

Bring your favorite pooch to Kiwanis Park and join in the excitement at the Kids’ Dog Show!

Categories: Family Friendly, Free
Father Son Campout

Father Son Campout

From June 23, 2017, 6:00pm to June 24, 2017, 9:00am  |  Westland Park

Bring your boys, your tent, fishing poles, and get ready for a special night around the campfire creating memories that will last a lifetime

Butterfly Walk

Butterfly Walk

June 24, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00am  |  Riverside Nature Center

Learn about butterflies and other insects on this catch and release walk of about a mile starting at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park.

The event runs 24 Jun, 2017 through 22 Jul, 2017
Freedom Days

Freedom Days

June 29, 2017 from 11:00am to 9:45pm

The Fourth of July is celebrated with a variety of special events throughout Farmington!

The event runs 29 Jun, 2017 through 4 Jul, 2017
Star Spangled Celebration

Star Spangled Celebration

June 30, 2017 from 11:00am to 2:00pm  |  Civitan Park

Kids 7 to 13, join the Farmington Recreation Center for some hot dogs and their annual old-fashioned 4th of July celebration at Civitan Park!

History Walk

History Walk

July 1, 2017 from 9:00am to 11:00am  |  Riverside Nature Center

Starting at Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park, walk to the Veteran’s Memorial. See many less well-known sites in Animas and Berg Parks illustrating the history of the area. Learn about river history, native and introduced plants, Farmington history, and national history commemorated by the memorial.

Fire Cracker Fun Festival

Fire Cracker Fun Festival

July 3, 2017 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm  |  The Beach at Lake Farmington

Join the Farmington Aquatic Center at Lake Farmington for fun holiday water games and prizes!

Back to School Splash

Back to School Splash

July 14, 2017 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm  |  Sycamore Park Community Center

Join Sycamore Park Community Center for one last big party of the summer!

Categories: Family Friendly, Free
Four Corners Rod Run

Four Corners Rod Run

July 15, 2017 from 11:00am to 8:30pm  |  Historic Downtown Farmington

Come out for the Four Corners Rod Run in downtown Farmington! This event is free to the public and guaranteed to be a great time with live music, food, and hundreds of cars on display.

Explore Science: Earth & Space

Explore Science: Earth & Space

July 20, 2017 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm  |  Sycamore Park Community Center

This event promises to be a super spacey good time!

Categories: Family Friendly, Free
Summer Carnival

Summer Carnival

July 21, 2017 from 9:30am to 12:00pm  |  Kiwanis Park

It’s carnival time again!

Connie Mack World Series

Connie Mack World Series

July 28, 2017 from 10:00am to 10:00pm  |  Ricketts Park

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

The event runs 28 Jul, 2017 through 6 Aug, 2017
4 Corners 4x4 Show and Swap

4 Corners 4x4 Show and Swap

August 12, 2017 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm  |  Downtown Farmington

Come out to the 7th annual 4 Corners 4x4 Show and Swap.

San Juan County Fair and Carnival

San Juan County Fair and Carnival

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

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 event runs 14 Aug, 2017 through 20 Aug, 2017
San Juan River Bi-Fly

San Juan River Bi-Fly

August 18, 2017 from 7:00am to 8:00pm  |  San Juan River

The San Juan River Bi-Fly Tournament has become the premier trout fishing tournament of the Southwest.

The event runs 18 Aug, 2017 through 19 Aug, 2017
Totah Festival Indian Market & Pow Wow

Totah Festival Indian Market & Pow Wow

September 2, 2017 from 10:00am to 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.

The event runs 2 Sep, 2017 through 3 Sep, 2017
Road Apple Rally

Road Apple Rally

October 7, 2017 from 7:00am to 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.

Chile in October

Chile in October

October 7, 2017 from 11:00am to 3:00pm  |  Berg Park

Get ready for a fun and tasty day as local chile and salsa experts compete to be the best in Farmington!  Join in the fun as a cook and test your recipe against others or as a taster and vote for the best salsa and chile in town.

Four Corners Storytelling Festival

Four Corners Storytelling Festival

October 13, 2017 from 10:00am to 9:00pm  |  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.

The event runs 14 Oct, 2016 through 14 Oct, 2017
Boo-Palooza

Boo-Palooza

October 31, 2017 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm  |  Historic Downtown Farmington

Family friendly Halloween party in Historic Downtown Farmington from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.!  Enjoy games, dancing and a live DJ, costume contests and of course trick or treating.

Turkey Trot and Gobble Wobble

Turkey Trot and Gobble Wobble

November 18, 2017 from 9:00am to 1:00pm  |  Orchard Plaza

Join Farmington families for this annual special holiday event!  Sign up for the 5K Turkey Trot, 2 Mile Gobble Wobble or just come for the food and fun.

Riverglo

Riverglo

December 1, 2017 from 6:00pm to 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.

Live Navajo Nativity

Live Navajo Nativity

December 23, 2017 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm  |  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.

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