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Meeting Planner: Event Sites & Group Venues

  • Albert Lyons Event Center
    2953 South Broadway

    Located next to the Sierra County Fairgrounds, with ample parking.

    venue capacity:
    Rentals are managed at the Sierra County Extension Office.
    Fire Water Lodge
    Fire Water Lodge
    311 Broadway

    Nice spot for a small business meeting or popup art or craft show during TorC's 2nd Saturday Art Hop.

    Fire Water Meeting Room:
    seats 15-25
    Lodging guests may use the room for free. Non-lodgers can call for a quote.
    Sierra County Computer Lab
    Fourth Street Computer Lab
    360 W. 4th Street

    Run by volunteers and tax-deductible donations since 1997.

    venue capacity:
    The Computer Lab offers T14 networked computers (13 Windows 7 Pro, 1 Linux) plus printing, scanning & internet use. No food or drink allowed. Please reserve 30 days in advance.
    Geronimo Springs Museum, Truth or Consequences NM
    Geronimo Springs Museum
    211 Main Street

    Free tours of the museum may be included with your facility rental upon request.

    Woman's Club Room:
    seats 50-75
    A utility kitchen with refrigerator is available but food should be catered in. No alcohol can be served on our premises. A PA system is available.
    La Paloma Hot Springs & Spa
    La Paloma Hot Springs & Spa
    311 Marr

    A perfect venue for yoga or healing retreats, La Paloma is a low-noise facility with private free-flowing hot mineral baths on-site.

    seating capacity:
    The rental includes access to a kitchen with refrigerator and 255 chairs. $75 deposit is fully refundable if the room is left as it was found.
    rental agreement:
    Los Arcos Steak & Lobster
    1400 N. Date Street

    Los Arcos is a full-service restaurant with full bar. The meeting room at may be reserved for small groups.

    meeting room capacity:
    Full bar with outdoor patio.
    lodging at the Pelican Spa
    Pelican Spa
    306 S. Pershing

    Pelican Spa is a perfect venue for a business meeting or a weekend-long retreat. A television and DVD player are available in the great room. WiFi is available throughout the property.

    Great Room
    seats 15
    Full Spa
    “Full Spa” includes the Great Room, the kitchen, the enclosed patio area, and access to the hot spring baths
    Ralph Edwards Park
    east of downtown, RIverside @ Cedar

    Ralph Edwards Park has a gazebo, plenty of shade trees, and is next to the Rio Grande. It is a large park that is perfect for outdoor events. It is a public park first and foremost, however, and therefore cannot be reserved in its entirety. The public is allowed to use the park at all times, including during your event.

    see a list of upcoming events at this venue

    Riverbend Hot Springs
    Riverbend Hot Springs
    100 Austin

    Riverbend offers lodging, public and a spa with private mineral water pools and a sauna on the banks of the Rio Grande.

    Outdoor Courtyard:
    seats 50
    Riverside Patio:
    seats 40
    River Pier
    seats 8
    Cater in, enjoy the springs, lodging available.
    Sierra Grande Lodge & Spa
    Sierra Grande Lodge & Spa
    501 McAdoo

    Sierra Grande offers full spa services, hot spring baths, a 2-bedroom casita, and Eco-tours to ranches owned by Ted Turner (the Armendaris and the Ladder).

    The Vera:
    seats 60
    Restaurant Patio:
    seats 30
    Restaurant Dining Room:
    seats 40
    Meetings at the Vera include easy access to the Sierra Grande Lodge restaurant, spa and hot springs.
    Truth or Consequences Civic Center / Ralph Edwards Auditorium
    Truth or Consequences Civic Center / Ralph Edwards Auditorium
    400 West Fourth

    There's a kitchen on-site, but food should be catered in. A picnic license (contact the City Clerk's Office for info) is required for groups that want to serve alcohol as part of an event. Plenty of grassy lawn out front, Ralph Edwards Auditorium (with a stage and tiered seating inside), and other meeting rooms adjacent.

    7098 sq ft, seats 150-925
    seats 60
    Red Room:
    seats 30 classroom, 60 theater
    Green Room:
    seats 25 classroom, 50 theater
    Stage with lighting system; overhead projector; 12' x 12' screen, PA system for rent.

    see a list of upcoming events at this venue


  • Dam Site Overlook
    Dam Site Historic District
    77B Engle Star Route

    Damsite in Elephant Butte

    Several venues are available for rent at the Historic Dam Site, including the former restaurant and patio overlooking the lake; Winding Roads Park; the Dam Site Lodge; and the parking area, which is central to all the other locations.

    Elephant Butte Community Center
    313 Rio Grande Circle

    Managed by the City of Elephant Butte, this venue is available for craft shows, fishing tournaments, or other types of events. Weekly exercise classes are currently held at this location.

    venue capacity:
    The rental includes access to a kitchen with refrigerator and 255 chairs. $75 deposit is fully refundable if the room is left as it was found.
    rental agreement:
    Elephant Butte Inn & Spa
    Elephant Butte Inn & Spa
    401 Highway 195

    Full-service spa, full-service restaurant/club, business center, outdoor pool (seasonal), golf/spa packages. Free shuttle to/from TorC Municipal Airport.

    Banquet Room:
    1276 sq ft (58 x 22), seats 135-190
    Rio Grande Room:
    440 sq ft (20 x 22), seats 55
    Rio Vista:
    836 sq ft (38 x 22), seats 65
    Lawn / Parking Lot:
    2000 sq ft (100 x 200), seats 175
    seats 55
    PA system, television/VCR/DVD, overhead projector & screen, easels, dry erase boards, markers, US and NM flags.
    Elephant Butte Lake RV Resort
    Elephant Butte Lake RV Resort
    402 Highway 195
    Elephant Butte VFW
    Elephant Butte VFW Post 1389
    1305 Highway 195

    Spacious facility located on the north end of City of Elephant Butte.

    VFW Hall:
    4000 sq ft, seats 100-450
    VFW Bar:
    2500 sq ft, seats 50
    Meeting Room:
    540 sq ft (38 x 22), seats 65
    Lawn / Parking Lot:
    2000 sq ft (100 x 200), seats 15-30
    meals can be prepared by arrangement; otherwise cater in or use the kitchen under staff supervision. TV & DVD player is available.
    Hodge’s Corner
    915 Highway 195

    The meeting room at Hodge's can be reserved by small groups (maximum 40). The restaurant seats 100 and is available on a first-come first-served basis.

    meeting room capacity:
    Restaurant on-site. TV & DVD player available.
    Sierra del Rio Golf Course and Smokin' Turtle Restaurant
    Turtleback Mountain Resort
    101 Club House Drive

    Turtleback Mountain Resort's clubhouse is a spacious modern facility with full-time staff. The Brassie Bar is located inside. The clubhouse is located at the beautiful Sierra del Rio Championship Golf Course. The restaurant's bar offers a full selection of drinks. A Sport Shop is next door.

    Main Dining Room:
    seats 60
    Rio Bravo Room:
    seats 60
    seats 127
    PA system available.


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    Black Range Lodge
    119 Main Street

    The Black Range Lodge is an ideal location for retreats, reunions and events, offering a complete escape from the hustle and bustle of urban living.

    Small Room:
    seats 15
    Large Room:
    seats 40
    All food prepared at the Black Range Lodge is made with natural and/or organic ingredients. Audio-visual equipment includes an LCD/overhead projector and a slide projector.
    Hillsboro's Enchanted Villa B&B
    Enchanted Villa
    10682 Highway 152

    A charming lodging option built in 1941 in historic and lovely Hillsboro. Patios, a great room, wireless internet.

    Room 1:
    seats 25
    Room 2:
    seats 16
    Meals can be prepared by arrangement; otherwise cater in or use the kitchen under staff supervision. A TV & DVD player is available.
    Hillsboro Community Center
    316 Elenore Street

    Meeting rooms at the HCC are wheelchair-accessible and have large windows allowing natural light to stream in. The Center is within easy walking distance of downtown Hillsboro.

    seats 100
    Daylight Meeting Room:
    seats 25
    Kitchen on-site; excellent sound & lighting system; excellent video projection capability.


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    Spaceport America
    35 miles southeast of Truth or Consequences

    A 24/7 secured site requiring prior permission (minimum 48 hours advance notice) to visit the property.

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