9/29/2013 - 8/30/2014 'Pharr-ther West' 1pm-5pm, Pharrwest Galleries, 405 Calle del norte, Monticello, New Mexico A month-long Art Exhibit with an Opening Reception on September 29. Contact: PHARRWEST GALLERIES, 575-743-0868, firstname.lastname@example.org. http://pharrwestgalleries.com
9/5/2014 - 9/7/2014 Elephant Days 2pm Friday thru 3pm Sunda, City of Elephant Butte at-large; see website below for full schedule Join the City of Elephant Butte for its big annual event! Activities include live music, arts and crafts, vendors, a parade, car and motorcycle shows, kids' activities, and more! Admission to most events is free; entry fees apply to vendors, etc. See the website for applications and more info. Contact: City of Elephant Butte, Mel Tepper, 575-744-4411 or 224-402-2044, email@example.com. http://elephantbuttechamberofcommerce.com/ebcc_annual_celebration.html
9/5/2014 - 9/7/2014 34th Annual Elephant Butte Balloon Regatta 6am-10am, Lion's Beach (enter through the Elephant Butte Lake State Park Main Gate) Events for spectators include a daily balloon ascension, balloon glows, and the balloon-boat relay race. See http://ebbr.org/activities.htm for a schedule of events. Cost: park entrance fee. Contact: Elephant Butte Balloon Regatta, Al Lowenstein, 505-821-8558. http://www.ebbr.org
9/13/2014 C.A.S.T. for Kids Fishing Tournament 7am-noon, Elephant Butte Lake State Park This fishing tournament began in 1991 and unites volunteers who love to fish with disabled and disadvantaged children for a day of fishing in the outdoors. Spectators must pay park entrance fee. Cost: free for participants. Contact: C.A.S.T. for Kids, Chris Bolen, 575-744-5923 or 575-744-5998. http://www.castforkids.org
9/14/2014 2nd Sunday Poetry Reading 1pm, Black Cat Books and Coffee, 128 Broadway, T or C Read or listen on the 2nd Sunday of every month. Cost: free. Contact: Black Cat Books and Coffee, Rhonda Brittan, 575-894-7070.