June 2022 Events - LasCruces.com

Wednesday, June 29

6 p.m.
FUN Experts Family Game Night
Apodaca Park
The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents a free, competitive, tournament-style game night where families compete against one another in various games.
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Thursday, June 30

6 p.m.
Feline Fox & Friends
El Paso Live’s Cool Canyon Nights free summer concert series at McKelligon Canyon Amphitheater continues with Feline Fox & Friends on the mainstage, and Liz Tina on the patio stage.
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7 – 9 p.m.
Red, White & BBQ
Hacienda de Mesilla
PTS Office Systems and Adams Radio Group host a star-spangled evening of summertime BBQ benefitting Casa de Peregrinos, with celebrity waiter Lorenza Alba.
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Career Art Paths

June 6 – 17
Doña Ana Arts Council presents its annual two-week art career immersion program, for students entering 5th through 8th grades.
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Farmers & Crafts Market of Las Cruces
Every Wednesday and Saturday, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The award-winning, outdoor Farmers & Crafts Market spans seven full blocks of North Main Street in Downtown Las Cruces.
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First Friday Art Ramble
First Friday of Every Month, 5-8 p.m.
The Downtown Las Cruces Partnership hosts this monthly event showcasing a dozen participating museums and galleries in the Arts & Cultural District.
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Second Saturday Art Hop
Second Saturday of Every Month, 6-9 p.m.
The City of Truth or Consequences comes alive with local art, downtown in the commercial/hot springs district.
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Branigan Cultural Center
Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
This historic locale hosts changing cultural exhibits, as well as educational programs, classes, and other special events.
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Las Cruces Museum of Art
Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Hosting a changing slate of exciting contemporary art exhibits, programs for visitors of all ages and an extensive art studio class program.
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Las Cruces Railway Museum
Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Located in a historic Santa Fe Railroad depot, the museum interprets the railroad history of Las Cruces and the impact of the railroad on southern New Mexico.
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Museum of Nature and Science
Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
A museum about looking and understanding – looking up to the stars, looking out to the desert, and looking down to see ancient fossils.
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New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum
Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Discover the backbone of New Mexico, via this 47-acre interactive museum that chronicles the state’s 3,000-year history of farming and ranching.
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Amador Patio Bar & Grill
The entertainment district comes alive with diverse restaurant choices, upscale nightlife and live music events.
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Amaro Winery & Taproom
Locally owned and operated winery and tasting room, with a Karaoke night, open mic, and rotating list of live events.
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Boneyard Cantina
Delicious street food paired with Icebox craft beer and appearances by local musicians on the main stage.
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Don Felix
Located on the corner of the Mesilla Plaza, with delicious New Mexican cuisine and live music on the patio.
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Little Toad Creek Brewery & Distillery
Serving craft beer, craft spirits, killer grub and a mix of local and travelling musical acts to chase the blues away.
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Palacio Bar
A neighborhood watering hole since 1936, they don’t serve food, but the music is lively and the drinks are plentiful.
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Truth or Consequences Brewing Company
A cozy little taproom, featuring craft beers and live music on Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons.
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Vintage Wines
New Mexico wines, beers and cigars in Old Mesilla, with a relaxing patio and live music several nights a week.
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June 1 – 28, 2022
La Frontera: Hopes & Fears
Doña Ana Arts & Cultural Center
Five artists from the U.S.-Mexico border shed light on the migration of people across La Frontera, the world’s most frequently crossed international border.
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June 2 – 28, 2022
Phillip Krumholz & Michael Nail
Mesilla Valley Fine Arts Gallery
The Mesilla gallery hosts local artists, metalsmith and jeweler Phillip Krumholz and illustrator Michael Nail for the month of June 2022.
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June 10 – September 2, 2022
(Ir)regular Evolution: New Works by Rachel Stevens
University Art Museum
From evolutionary theories of meteors sparking life on earth to genetic mutations causing cataclysmic pandemics, Stevens’ new forms explore the (ir)regularities that she is embracing in her own work and in our modern world.
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June 10 – September 2, 2022
Carissa Samaniego: Pray for Rain
University Art Museum
Through experimentation with varied materials and alternate methodologies, Samaniego explores the cultural histories and socio-political issues of life in the Rio Grande Valley.
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June 10 – September 22, 2022
Joe Fauerso: Wait For It
University Art Museum
Employing techniques that upend traditional modes of art-making, San Antonio-based artist Joey Fauerso’s work opens onto questions of identity, gender and representation.
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Through July 30, 2022
Seasons of Enchantment
New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum
Featuring 28 works by members of the New Mexico Watercolor society, the paintings celebrate the daily life of New Mexico farmers, ranchers and their families.
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