Category: Holidays

Ruidoso Holds Its 35th Annual Oktoberfest This Weekend

‘Tis the season for celebration! Just a few weeks after welcoming autumn at Aspenfest, Ruidoso will hold its 35th annual Oktoberfest at the Ruidoso Convention Center this Friday and Saturday. Since it was first started by a small, dedicated group of local citizens in 1981, Ruidoso’s Oktoberfest has grown to become one of the most… Read more »

Ruidoso Comes Together to Observe Memorial Day

This weekend, the community of Ruidoso will gather to commemorate the lives of American veterans who have given their lives in service of their country. On Saturday, you can join us at 11 a.m. at the Fort Stanton State Veterans’ Cemetery to participate in the 27th annual Veterans’ Memorial Service, as well as the 117th anniversary of… Read more »

The Hondo Iris Farm Blooms for Mother’s Day

Located on highway 70 between Ruidoso and Roswell, the Hondo Iris Farm is home to a sprawling gardening that features an astounding variety of beautiful flower, shrub and tree species. It’s a peaceful, colorful outdoor sanctuary that you can easily spend hours exploring. This time of year, when the irises are in full bloom, the… Read more »

A Warm Thank You to Our Nation’s Veterans

It’s November 11, and that means that all across the country citizens are taking a moment to thank the members of our armed forces for their stalwart service and sacrifice. In every corner of the nation, ceremonies are being held to honor the millions of men and women who have protected our freedom for generations…. Read more »