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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.

Previously Held May 24, 2024 - May 26, 2024  |  Berg and Animas Parks

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.


Saturday, June 22, 2024 from 8:00am - 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. Saturday market runs from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm (9:00 am to noon in October) throughout the season. The Tuesday market will begin in July and run from 4:30 to 7:00 pm.

Farmington Grower’s Market

Thursday, June 6, 2024 from 3:00pm - 8:00pm  |  Orchard & Main Downtown Farmington

Explore the Makers Market for locally made and grown treasures! Hosted every Thursday evening in Orchard Park, historic downtown Farmington.

Downtown Makers Market

Previously Held April 12, 2024 - May 19, 2024  |  SunRay Park & Casino

SunRay Park & Casino brings live horse racing to Farmington! The 2024 racing season will be April 12th through May 19th. Live horse racing every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday with post time at 1:15pm. Admission is free and special activities and themes are featured weekly.

Live Horse Racing

Previously Held June 28, 2024 - July 4, 2024  |  Farmington, New Mexico

Join Farmington, NM as we celebrate the Fourth of July with Freedom Days, our multi-day celebration, in its 38th year!

Freedom Days

All day Friday, Jul 26, 2024  |  Ricketts Park

Visit Farmington, New Mexico for the finest amateur baseball tournament in the United States! Parade July 26, Pool Play July 26-27, Opening Ceremonies July 28, Bracket Play July 28-August 2.

Connie Mack World Series

All day Monday, Sep 2, 2024  |  Location varies by event

Join us in Farmington for 4x4 fun as we roll out the red carpet for the 2024 W.E. Rock Grand Nationals competitors! Complete with trail rides, a massive 4x4 show and Downtown Takeover, and the World Extreme Rock Crawling competition - we have plenty of 4x4 fun for everyone!

Four Corners 4x4 Week

Saturday, October 5, 2024 from 7:00am - 11:00am  |  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 43 years of racing this year. 2024 Details coming soon!

Road Apple Rally

Friday, December 6, 2024 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm  |  Berg Park

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


Saturday, December 7, 2024 from 5:00pm - 9:00pm  |  San Juan College Campus

Each year, San Juan College thanks the community for their support with a phenomenal display of luminarias on the campus grounds and buildings.

San Juan College Luminarias

All day Friday, Oct 4, 2024  |  Historic Downtown Farmington

Join the fun and take part in Farmington's Southwest Apple & Chile Fest! This special event celebrates our thriving art scene and unique history with apples and chile via a family-friendly festival in Historic Downtown. The fun begins with the Maker's Market and Art Walk on October 4th. The fun continues Downtown with Chile in OctoberFest on October 5th. More information coming soon!

Southwest Apple & Chile Fest

All day Friday, Aug 30, 2024  |  Farmington Civic Center

Since 1988 Totah Festival has been an annual celebration in Farmington, featuring quality Native American art from across the region.

Totah Festival

All day Friday, Sep 27, 2024  |  Lake Farmington, San Juan College, Additional Locations TBD

Enjoy three days of wonder in Farmington, New Mexico as hot air balloons from across the nation take flight over the city in the mornings and light up the night at set locations each evening. Information about the 2024 Four Corners Balloon Rally coming soon!

Four Corners Balloon Rally
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