Sierra County New Mexico

Sierra County’s Annual Events

The skinny on Annual Events in T or C, Elephant Butte, Hillsboro, Kingston, Cuchillo, Monticello, Winston, Chloride, and all of Sierra County New Mexico!

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Gathering of Quilts

quilts at the Annual "Gathering of Quilts" event
February 27-28, 2015
Annually: last weekend of February

Elephant Butte Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament

Sierra del Rio Championship Golf Course
March 28, 2015
Annually: varies

Truth or Consequences Fiesta

T or C Fiesta 2014
May 1-3, 2015
Annually: first weekend in May

Fiesta Golf Tournament

May 2-3, 2015
Annually: same weekend as Fiesta

Sierra County Farmers Market

Sierra County Farmers Market
Memorial Day Weekend through October
Annually: May-October

Fly Freedom’s Flag Boat Parade

Fly Freedom's Flag Memorial Day Event at Elephant Butte Lake
May 24, 2014 | May 23, 2015
Annually: Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend

WCC&D Annual Fiesta

WCCD Spring Fiesta in Winston NM
June 6, 2015
Annually: first Saturday in June unless the first Saturday is June 1

Elephant Butte Chili Challenge Cookoff

Elephant Butte Chili Challenge Cookoff
June 13, 2015
Annually: 2nd Saturday in June

Annual Junior Open Fishing Tournament

Junior Open Fishing Tournament
June 20-21, 2015
Annually: Father's Day weekend

Independence Day Fireworks

July 4 Fireworks at Elephant Butte Lake 2013
July 4, 2015
Annually: Saturday night of July 4 holiday weekend

Truth or Consequences Open Golf Tournament

Truth or Consequences Municipal Golf Course
August 15-16, 2015
Annually: the second weekend in August

Elephant Days

Elephant Days 2014
August 21-23, 2015
Annually: varies

C.A.S.T. for Kids Fishing Tournament

CAST for Kids Tournament
September 12, 2015
Annually: same weekend as Elephant Days

Elephant Butte Balloon Regatta

Elephant Butte Balloon Regatta
September 12-13, 2015
Annually: varies

New Mexico Old-Time Fiddlers State Championship

New Mexico State Fiddling Championship in Truth or Consequences New Mexico
October 2-4, 2015
Annually: early October

Sierra County Fair

Sierra County New Mexico Fair
October 8-11, 2015
Annually: the second weekend in October

Chile Challenge 4-Wheel Drive Trail Event

Chile Challenge 4WD Trail Ride
October 14-17, 2015
Annually: Begins the Wednesday after Columbus Day

Run for the Wall

Run For The Wall, Veterans Memorial Park
November 7, 2015
Annually: Veterans Day weekend

Veterans Day Car Show

November 7, 2015
Annually: Veterans Day weekend

Hillsboro’s Christmas In The Foothills

Hillsboro's Christmas in the Foothills
December 6, 2014 | December 5, 2015
Annually: the first Saturday in December

Old-Fashioned Christmas

2013 Old-Fashioned Christmas
December 12, 2014 | December 11, 2015
Annually: the night before Elephant Butte's Luminaria Walk & Parade of Lights

Elephant Butte Luminaria Beachwalk & Floating Lights Parade

Luminaria Beachwalk 2013
December 13, 2014 | December 12, 2015
Annually: the second Saturday in December
All dates are subject to change.
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