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Thanksgiving Dinner Feasts


Thanksgiving dinner is available in downtown Truth or Consequences on Thursday November 23.

Free Rides!
Thursday, Friday and Saturday thru Summer

Shuttle Service Truth or Consequences

The local SafeRide program is offering FREE RIDES between Elephant Butte and Truth or Consequences – weekends through the summer on “The Shuttle.”

Film in Sierra County: Rod McCall‘s “Rose”

Rose, a new film made in Truth or Consequences

Judging by the trailer, “Rose” – filmed in Truth or Consequences and the surrounding county – is going to be great! Stars Cybill Shepherd, Pam Grier, James Brolin, Cindy Pickett, Julio Cedillo, Erik Fellows, and Amy Davidson.

Spa Treatments Designed to Unwind

massage and craniosacral treatments

Pamper yourself at one of Sierra County’s Spa Facilities! From Truth or Consequences to Kingston, you’ll find a variety of treatments: massage of all kinds including Ashi-Thai, plus craniosacral, wraps, mani-pedis, tarot, astrology, and (of course!) hot springs.

Truth or Consequences Centennial Celebration

Truth or Consequences Centennial 2016

A lively schedule of events is planned for a Centennial Celebration to be held June 10-12.

Submit Your Best Photos, You Could Win $100!

Enter your photo or video in the contest. No limit to number of entries; winning images will be used for advertisement purposes. Give it a shot, you might win $100.

‘Tis the Season for Lights & Luminarias

Elephant Butte's Luminaria Beachwalk

Old-Fashioned Christmas & Elephant Butte’s Luminaria Beachwalk are two festive events happening the 2nd weekend in December.

Touring Spaceport America

The Genesis sculpture outside Spaceport America

The Spaceport America tour lasts approximately 4 hours, and includes a look at the Gateway to Space, the Spaceport Operation Center, the runway, and history & information on the area.

Downtown Visitor Centers – Spaceport America & Geronimo Trail National Scenic Byway

Lee Belle Johnson Building

Downtown Truth or Consequences has two new Visitor Centers located in the heart of the hot springs district. The Spaceport America Visitor Center and the Geronimo Trail VIsitor Center opened to the public on June 26.

Spaceport America Visitor Center in the Historic LBJ

Lee Belle Johnson Center

The City of Truth or Consequences, with enthusiastic support from the New Mexico Historic Preservation Office, is currently overseeing revisions to the Lee Belle Johnson Center, which is set to open in late June as an interim Spaceport America Visitor Center.

2015 FIESTA! The Curious Townie on The Morning Brew with Friends

Fiesta Parade - Truth or Consequences Fiesta

“Curious Townie” Steven Westman loves all of NM, and has a great appreciation for Truth or Consequences. Here, he promotes Fiesta on The Morning Brew.

Truth or Consequences: New Mexico True

soaking in the hot springs of Truth or Consequences NM

A new commercial for Truth or Consequences, its downtown, and ten wonderful hot spring spas.

Truth or Consequences Hot Springs News: Sprucing Up, Adding On, Branching Out

Sierra Grande Lodge

Hot news in the old hot springs district!

Hay-Yo-Kay-No-Mo! Enter La Paloma Too

Hay-Yo-Kay sign

La Paloma Too, formerly Hay-Yo-Kay, opens for soaks on November 28.

Energy Artist Marcia McCoy’s Photos Featured During Art Hop

Marcia McCoy’s photos of Truth or Consequences plus 2 books related to the imagery will be featured at the November Art Hop in downtown T or C.

Four Shillings Short – Celebrating the Celtic New Year

Four Shillings Short

Four Shillings Short will celebrate the Celtic New Year – a precursor to modern-day Halloween – on October 26 in T or C.

2014 State Architectural Tour of Truth or Consequences and Elephant Butte

post office with Boris Deutsch mural, downtown Truth or Consequences New Mexico

On October 25 2014, an Architectural Tour of Truth or Consequences and Elephant Butte will be held for members of the New Mexico Architectural Foundation.

Sound Healing + Healing Waters = A Unique Opportunity

sound healing bowls

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to soak in the wonderful hot springs of Truth or Consequences while basking in healing music performed live by “Sees The Day.”

T or C to Host 16th New Mexico Archaeology Fair October 4th

“Travel Through Time” at the 16th New Mexico Architectural Fair at Ralph Edwards Park in Truth or Consequences on October 4 from 10am-4pm.

New Mexico True TV Visits T-or-C and Chloride

New Mexico True TV in T or C

Truth or Consequences New Mexico and the nearby historic mining town of Chloride receive the New Mexico True Television treatment.

Mineral-Rich Geothermal Waters Beget a Long History of Healers in Truth or Consequences @Hot Springs New Mexico

Dr. Love's Hot Springs Wellness Clinic

On Truth or Consequences’ hot springs, holistic healing, and how those two things have complemented one another for…ever.

Reuters on Truth or Consequences and Spaceport America

Reuters News Agency visits Spaceport America

Wowz, some beautiful photos and fabulous news coverage came out of this Reuters trip to Sierra County and Spaceport America.

Events for the Last Weekend in April 2014

community concert - hot time in hot springs new mexico

Spotlighting a few events happening in Sierra County during the last week in April.

Year-End Activities, Continuing into 2014, at Studio de la Luz

Sunday Mixed-Level Yoga

Two weekly activities at Studio del la Luz in Truth or Consequences offer opportunities to increase your connectivity — with others and with yourself.

December 21 Musical Performance in Honor of Eve Elting and a Steinway “O”

Brian Haas & Dave Wayne in concert

Dr. Eve Elting generously donated a piano to the Lee Belle Johnson center a few years ago. On December 21, a free performance by Brian Haas & Dave Wayne celebrates Dr. Eve and her gift.

Santa is Coming to T or C’s Old-Fashioned Christmas

Santa Bathing

Santa will be checking his list while soaking in temperatures of up to 110 degrees at some of T or C’s hot spring spas during Old-Fashioned Christmas!

Organic Balsamic Vinegar, Made Right Here in Sierra County!

the Darlands sell more than balsamic vinegar

Did you know that Monticello New Mexico, located in the northwest quadrant of Sierra County, is where some of the best organic balsamic vinegar on the planet is made? It’s true! The Darland Company LLC makes America’s only traditional-style, organic, aged balsamic vinegar. The Wall Street Journal featured a story about the company and their […]

Sierra County Restaurant News Summer 2013

Latitude 33 Stir-Fried Rice

Truth or Consequences restaurant news, plus The Bank Cafe opens in Chloride, Black Range Vineyards sets up shop in Hillsboro, and more!

Vintage Brochure – Hot Springs New Mexico, City of Health

vintage brochure on Hot Springs New Mexico

Excerpt from the narrative: “The early Spanish settlers built a stockade here and called this place ‘Los Ojos Calientes de Las Palomas (Hot springs of the Doves).”