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Spaceport America Open House: April 7, 2019

April 7 2019 Open House at Spaceport America

Register now to visit Spaceport America, 35 miles southeast of Truth or Consequences New Mexico, during the April 7 2019 Open House.

4-Day AKC Dog Show October 11-14
in Truth or Consequences

AKC Dog Show in Truth or Consequences

Are you a cynophilist? (That’s a fancy word for dog enthusiast.) If so, then you won’t want to miss the AKC Dog Show happening in Truth or Consequences in mid-October!

Get Outdoors and Onto the Water!

Kayak rental

Memorial Day Weekend is nearly here! The weather is hotter’n blazes in southern New Mexico, but fortunately, there is a lot of cool refreshing water (2 lakes, the Rio Grande) just waiting for you to enjoy it!

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.

BIG 4th of July 2015 Weekend in Elephant Butte New Mexico!

July 4 at Elephant Butte Lake

Fourth of July 2015 at Elephant Butte Lake will include a Sand Castle Building Contest, RV & Boat Show, and the big Fireworks Show.

Topless Pool & New BMX Bike Track in T or C

BMX rider flying high

The City Pool uncovers in the hot springs district while a BMX bike track debuts on south Broadway.

Bowling is Back in T or C!

Bedroxx Bowling Center in Truth or Consequences

The Bedroxx Bowling Alley has reopened – leagues are forming in April, lessons and pro shop available now.

It’s Still Summer at Elephant Butte Lake State Park!

We may be well into September, but it’s still summer in Sierra County – and there’s plenty of water and fresh air for fishing, boating, floating and flying.

This Weekend in Truth or Consequences

book on hot springs new mexico

County Fair is ON! The Sierra County Fair is one of the biggest events we have here; folks come from far and wide to take part. Today, Friday, 10/11, there is a lot of showing and judging going on. Some highlights will be a Rope-a-Goat event, a PeeWee Chicken Scramble, and the Beef and Steer […]

Elephant Butte Lake – Campfires Allowed!

campfires allowed 100' from the water at Elephant Butte & Caballo Lakes

Always a good idea to check with park rangers before building a fire, of course.