#62 Electric Light Parade

Tis’ the Season to Light Up the Town! On the first Saturday of every December, Las Vegas, New Mexico turns down its street lamps and turns up the fun with...

#89 Las Vegas Holiday Home Tour

Deck the halls, the porches, the roofs… Mark your calendars on December 1 for the Las Vegas Holiday Home Tour, sponsored by CCHP. This is a self-guided tour of beautiful,…

#24 Hermit’s Peak, Las Vegas, NM

If you love to hike and aren’t scared of heights, Hermit’s Peak might be the perfect day trip for you. Named for the Italian religious recluse Giovanni Maria de Agostini…

#16 LV Museum and Rough Rider Collection

Las Vegas, New Mexico, today is a community built upon a rich history of people from many walks of life and cultures. It’s a fascinating story that awaits you right…

#9 Montezuma Hot Springs

Six miles northwest of Las Vegas, the warm, healing, mineral-charged pools of Montezuma Hot Springs are one of Mother Nature’s myriad blessings found in Northern New Mexico. Centuries ago native…

#19 Storrie Lake State Park

Storrie Lake is a local treasure for hiking, fishing, boating, bird watching, windsurfing or just relaxing in a wonderful world of colors and warm summer breezes. Located just 4 miles…

#37 Fort Union Drive-In

Catch a double feature at our Fort Union Drive-in—moviegoing under the stars, plus modern digital projection of the latest Hollywood hits. The theater was built in 1958, the heyday of…

#100 Dwan Light Sanctuary Public Art Space

Among this area’s many treasures, one jewel shines unlike any other. It’s the Dwan Light Sanctuary, located on the campus of the United World College in Montezuma, NM, just outside…

#20 Fort Union National Monument

150 Years Back In Time, Just 30 Miles Up The Road Ready for a little time travel? Fort Union is an historic treasure, especially for Civil War buffs, history enthusiasts,…

Old Trails, New Adventures. Las Vegas, NM

There’s a place in New Mexico crisscrossed with the literal and figurative trails, adventures, and stories of the authentic Old West. Like the scars on the faces of the infamous…