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Flash Your Fish Challenge

Flash Your Fish Challenge

May 27, 2017 from 7:00am to 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.

The event runs 1 May, 2017 through 31 Aug, 2017
Healing Field

Healing Field

May 27, 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
Redress: Upcycled Style by Nancy Judd

Redress: Upcycled Style by Nancy Judd

May 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 May 29, 2017.

The event runs 19 Nov, 2016 through 29 May, 2017
“New Mexico: A Meditative State” Photography by Ken Hoffman

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

May 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
Green Revolution

Green Revolution

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

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
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
Riverfest

Riverfest

May 27, 2017 from 10:00am to 8:00pm  |  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
Xeriscape Garden Tour

Xeriscape Garden Tour

May 27, 2017 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm  |  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
Jolt Your Summer Challenge

Jolt Your Summer Challenge

All day 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.

The event runs 27 May, 2017 through 12 Aug, 2017
Author talk with Laura McBride

Author talk with Laura McBride

May 31, 2017 from 10:00am to 11:00am  |  Pinon Hills Community Church

An opportunity to Facetime chat with “We Are Called To Rise” author, Laura McBride.

Categories: Books & Lectures, Free
Toddler Playdate

Toddler Playdate

May 31, 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 May, 2017
Lunch with the Lincoln Center

Lunch with the Lincoln Center

May 31, 2017 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm  |  Farmington Public Library

Join the Farmington Public Library for a series of exciting cultural events in partnership with the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. Bring your sandwich or salad and we’ll provide sides, such as chips, cookies, beverages, etc. Each program’s run time is one hour or less!

The event runs 31 May, 2017 through 19 Jul, 2017
End of School Bash

End of School Bash

May 31, 2017 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm  |  Farmington Gymnastics Academy

Enjoy a Celebration to kick off Summer!

Categories: Family Friendly, Free
Downtown Makers Market

Downtown Makers Market

June 1, 2017 from 4:30pm to 9:00pm  |  Downtown Farmington

Downtown Farmington: A MainStreet Project will once again be hosting the Downtown Maker’s Market in Orchard Park.

The event runs 1 Jun, 2017 through 26 Oct, 2017
I Dream in Color

I Dream in Color

June 2, 2017 from 10:00am to 5:00pm  |  San Juan College Henderson Fine Arts Gallery

Michael Bulloch will showcase an array of art in an exhibit titled, I Dream in Color at the San Juan College Henderson Fine Arts Center Gallery.

The event runs 2 Jun, 2017 through 30 Jun, 2017
Summer Kick Off Street Party

Summer Kick Off Street Party

June 2, 2017 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm  |  Boys & Girls Club of Farmington

Be part of the fun! This is a great opportunity to tour the Club and learn about the programs.

Categories: Family Friendly, Free
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.

No Fee Day & Kids Fishing Derby at Lake Farmington

No Fee Day & Kids Fishing Derby at Lake Farmington

June 3, 2017 from 8:30am to 11:30am  |  Lake Farmington

June 3rd is free fishing day in the state of New Mexico (meaning you don’t need a fishing license to fish that day)! In celebration we will be holding a Kids Fishing Derby at Lake Farmington AND waiving the lake access fee for the day.

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

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
The 12th Annual Four Corners KidFest is going CRAZY CARTOON!

Curator’s Choice Lecture Series: The American West in Fact or Fiction

Curator’s Choice Lecture Series: The American West in Fact or Fiction

June 3, 2017 from 3:00pm to 4:30pm  |  Farmington Museum & Visitor Center

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
The West is a physical region whose landscape is as diverse as its people, but it is also a romanticized notion that has come to symbolize the American experience around the world. Join Farmington Museum to explores the region, from the frontier to the future, to show why the West has played such a pivotal role in world history and how it continues to permeate all aspects of American life, at home and abroad.

The event runs 1 Oct, 2016 through 5 Aug, 2017
Summer Terrace Concert Series

Summer Terrace Concert Series

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

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT!
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
Hiring People with Disabilities: Myths and Benefits

Hiring People with Disabilities: Myths and Benefits

June 6, 2017 from 8:30am to 12:00pm  |  Small Business Development Center

This free training program will provide participants with information on the facts and benefits of hiring people with disabilities, while addressing many of the myths and misconceptions many employers may have. It will also provide information on tax incentives associated with hiring people with disabilities.

Categories: Free, Workshop
Governmental Marketing Basics

Governmental Marketing Basics

June 6, 2017 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm  |  San Juan College-Quality Center for Business, Rm. 5003

This free introduction to Governmental Marketing Basics is designed to help you prepare to put your best foot forward at the upcoming Meet the Buyers event in August 2017.

Categories: Free, Workshop
Great Arizona Puppet Theater

Great Arizona Puppet Theater

June 8, 2017 from 5:00pm to 6:30pm  |  Farmington Public Library

Enjoy classic fairy tales with a twist for young and old.

Cottonwood Concert Series

Cottonwood Concert Series

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

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! 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 9 Jun, 2017 through 4 Aug, 2017
Summer Art Walk

Summer Art Walk

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

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! 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

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! 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.

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 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.

Ventriloquist Meghan Casey

Ventriloquist Meghan Casey

June 22, 2017 from 5:30pm to 6:30pm  |  Farmington Public Library

Meghan is an awarding winning Professional Ventriloquist with 16 years experience and absolutely loves performing for any audience of any age! Enjoy classic fairy tales with a twist for young and old, as part of the library’s 2017 Summer Reading Program.

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
Butterfly Walk

Butterfly Walk

June 24, 2017 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm  |  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
Relay for Life San Juan County

Relay for Life San Juan County

From June 24, 2017, 6:00pm to June 25, 2017, 6:00am  |  Boys & Girls Club of Farmington

Come join this family friendly, fun, and inspiring event!

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
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.

Home Buying Made Easy

Home Buying Made Easy

July 13, 2017 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm  |  San Juan College

Let The Four Corners Home Team help you to find out how to start your home buying process.

Categories: Free, Local Look, Workshop
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

Celebrate your love for classic cars with this festival of live music, food and of course hundreds of hot rods, classic cars and low riders in Historic Downtown Farmington. Car show will feature 21 classes. This event is free to the public and guaranteed to be a great time!

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
Make.Do Fair & Pallet Throwdown

Make.Do Fair & Pallet Throwdown

July 22, 2017 from 11:00am to 1:00pm  |  Farmington Public Library

Don’t miss Farmington Public Library’s giant Make.Do Fair and Pallet Throwdown 4!

Categories: Family Friendly, Free
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.

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
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.

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 16, 2017 from 6:00pm to 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.

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