The Festival of lights parade and lighting of Crossley Park will be held on December 6, 2013, at 5:30pm in Moriarty. For more information, please call 977-4270 or 832-4087.
The Village of Tijeras Christmas tree lighting will be held on December 7, 2013, at 6pm at Luis Garcia Park. There will be caroling, hot chocolate and biscochitos. For more information, please call 281-1220.
The Mountainair Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring Turkey Bingo on Thursday, November 21, at 6:30 p.m. at the Mountainair Elementary School Gym. Bingo for turkeys and other prizes. Please see the flyer here: Bingo-flyer
On Saturday, November 16, from 10am-2pm learn how to reduce erosion and conserve water on your property. The Tijeras Creek Rehabilitation Project will be demonstrating techniques to keep water on your property such as how to construct an “A” frame, “boomerang” creation, layout, how to repair stone spillways and how to install sponges and apply mulch. The demonstration will be at a site between the Roosevelt and A. Montoya schools in Tijeras. The site can be accessed from the Public School Road on South 14 or from Route 66. Additionally, you can park at Los Vecinos Community Center and walk across the footbridge. Attendees are encouraged to be prepared for inclement weather, to wear good shoes and to bring a hat, gloves and water.
The Mountainair Christmas Arts and Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2013, from 10am to 3pm at the Dr. Saul Community Building.
Handcrafted and homemade gift items will be for sale. There will also be a silent auction with prizes.
Vendor information: Carla Cope, 505-847-2462, firstname.lastname@example.org
Flyer for Event
On Monday, November 4, at 2pm at Lisa’s Truck Stop there will be a ceremony for the five murals created along Route 66 in Moriarty. Checks from the New Mexico MainStreet Program will be presented to the five muralists who painted these murals.
Five murals painted at different locations along Route 66 in Moriarty
RV Sales in Moriarty will host the 20th Annual Trick-or-Treat Trailer-to-Trailer event on October 31st starting at 5:30 pm. Volunteers in costumes will pass out candy to trick-or-treaters.
Admission is $1 or a non-perishable food item, which will be donated to the Bethel Community Storehouse.
To volunteer or donate, please call RV Sales at 505-832-2400.
The 5th Annual World Blacksmith Championship will be held Friday, October 25 – Sunday, October 27, at the Wildlife West Nature Park in Edgewood. Over 40 blacksmiths from around the world will compete at this event. Visitors can watch the blacksmiths compete and also tour the Wildlife West Zoo, which has 25 species of native rescued wildlife. Admission is $7 for adults, $6 for seniors, $4 for children and kids under 5 are free. Proceeds from the event will help support native, rescued wildlife at the park.
For more information, please visit Wildlife West or call 505-281-7655.