Event Category: Family and Kids

This annual event brings costumed re-enactors from the Civil War and Indian Wars era to the Fort for demonstrations, presentations, live music, and a military ball which will have visitors dancing into the night. Additionally, the event brings authors, historians, photographers, artists and a variety of historical vendors to site to share their crafts and […]

Join us for free flying fun! Bring your own, purchase and build your own, and view kite demonstrations by professionals. For location information click here. Source: https://www.ruidosoparksandrec.com/calendar-of-events/2018/9/22/kite-festival

Since 1982 folks have been stepping back into the legendary era of the Great American Cowboy at the Flying J Ranch. We invite you to experience an evening of great chuck wagon cooking and western music much like cowboys would have enjoyed after a long day on the trail. We are committed to providing your family […]

Lincoln County’s Premiere Artist’s Studio Tour for Twenty Five Years! Art Loop began as a creative venture among artists 26 years ago and continues to be one of the most successful studio tours in Southern New Mexico. Artists show in local studios with some demonstrating their craft and discussing their creative process. This is a […]

FREE FAMILY EVENT Join us for our 4th of July Star Spangled Celebration featuring live entertainment, delicious food and the biggest and longest fireworks show in New Mexico. 3pm – 10pm | Live DJ & Concessions Parking is limited on a first-come basis and available at Inn of the Mountain Gods, Mescalero Big Game Hunting Lodge […]

Discover fresh, local food grown and prepared by our community at the Wingfield Park Growers Market (to replace the Ruidoso Downs Artisans and Farmers Market) where artists, bakers, wineries, and more converge each week to provide locally made products. Saturdays from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, May to October located in Midtown at 300 Center […]

This annual folk pageant with re-enactors portraying Billy the Kid’s last escape and the notorious Lincoln County War is a regional favorite with food vendors, live music, food, arts & crafts, and a parade. Don’t miss it! A folk pageant with re-enactors portraying Billy the Kid’s last escape and the notorious Lincoln County War – […]

Ruidoso Parks & Rec presents the Ruidoso Kite Festival on September 11-12, 2021 at White Mountain Sports Complex. Build, design, and fly your own kite, enjoy food vendors, watch professional kite flyers, and kick off fall with a great, family-friendly event. Free to attend and ideal for all ages. Saturday, September 11: 12 PM – […]

We’re celebrating the Ruidoso Adventure Tours Sweepstakes with a party at Wingfield Park! Live music, vendors, food, adult beverages from Bonita Valley Brewery and El Camino Nuevo and lots of fun! Don’t miss the Peoples Choice Vehicle Competition. This is open to the public so enter your OHV, 4×4, or motorcycle to win some great […]

Kick off the All American Cowboyfest weekend with the Flying J Ranch 40 year celebration, with two unique performances on Tuesday and Wednesday! We will have the Flying J Wranglers and Friends, with special guests The English Brothers and The New J Wranglers to entertain you. Come out for a great celebration of 40 years […]