Be My Valentine?

Looking for something to do with your partner? Here are a few suggestions for a romantic getaway this Valentine’s Day. Fun for Two Stop by the Las Cruces Museum of Art Feb.09 to decorate a mug with your significant other. Have it glazed and fired by a professional in time for Valentine’s Day. No…

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All the reasons you should visit Las Cruces in 2024

1. Festivals & Events The year holds plenty of must-attend events for you to enjoy! ¡Mira! Las Cruces This Spring festival is quite the highlight of the year here at Visit Las Cruces. 2024 will be second year that ¡mira! Las Cruces is executed as the festival debuted spring of 2023. Come on…

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It's the Most Wonderful Time of Year in Las Cruces, NM

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and here are a few ways you can enjoy it thanks to some insight from a local. Local Food/Treats Stay cozy and fill up on some traditional holiday dishes. Looking for a good bowl of menudo or posole for the holidays? Check out Andele’s or Andele’s Dog House…

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Día de los Muertos Recap

Have you been to a Día de los Muertos celebration? Here's what you should know. Día de los Muertos The Day of the Dead is a holiday long celebrated in Mexican and Hispanic culture. It’s typically recognized and celebrated from Oct. 31 to Nov. 2 every year, though it varies from region to region. If…

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Night at the Haunted Courthouse

October means spooky season is in full gear. For any who are looking for something to put your hairs on end, I recommend looking into some of the hauntings in Las Cruces, NM. I had the honor of touring the haunted courthouse and jail with Southwest Expeditions’ owner David Crider. The Tour For…

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Over the Mountain and Through Desert

Norm Dettlaff treks the Doña Ana Mountains for the 2023 Horny Toad Hustle. The sky was clear, there was an occasional gentle breeze, and the morning temps were pleasant. An excellent sign for an excellent race. Just over 150 competitors were registered to tackle the Horny Toad Hustle, a mountain…

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Get Into those Las Cruces, NM Autumn Feels

With Labor Day marking the unofficial start of fall, it’s always nice to get in the seasonal spirit with activities, food, goods and more. Whether you spend your day cozied up with a latte, or go out for a day of fun and celebration, there’s plenty for you to check out in Las Cruces! Dining/Shopping…

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3 must-attend Labor Day Festivals in Las Cruces, NM

End of summer may bring some activities to a halt, but in Las Cruces, the Real New Mexico, it is the start of the peak festival season. Located in the southern part of state, the sunseeker city is perfect for year-round outdoor recreation and events. Here is a preview of the must-attend festivals…

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8 Summer Insta-worthy Hotspots, Selfie Tips

With summer here many are looking to head out for some fun. We know the joys of capturing those fun moments to share with friends and family. What better way to spruce up your Instagram feed than with some of Las Cruces’ photogenic locations? Here are few potential spots to suit your differing…

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Stay Cool in Las Cruces This Summer

Summer heat in Las Cruces can require blasting that cool A/C and staying inside, but that can get old pretty fast. Nothing beats ice cold drinks, a splash in the pool, and sweet treats! Here are few places to beat the heat and find some summer fun. Caliche’s Frozen Custard Originating on Valley…

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