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Events Calendar
Southern Colorado and Northern New Mexico

Las Animas County

04/18/14: Southern Colorado Repertory Theatre presents "Always a Bridesmaid" at the Famous Performing Arts Center on April 18, 19, 25, 26 and 27. Contact the SCRT Office, 131 W. Main Street, Trinidad, Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or buy tickets on-line at, or call (719) 846-4765.
04/20/14: The Ludlow Centennial Commemoration presents Greek Orthodox Agape Service with Metropolitan Isaiah from Greek Metropolitan Orthodox Cathedral of Denver at the Ludlow National Historic Landmark on April 20th at 2 p.m. For more information, visit
04/26/14: Mt. Carmel Wellness Center presents the 2nd Annual Run/Walk for the Fallen Coal Miners, on Saturday, April 26th at the Ludlow Memorial Site. Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. and the race begins at 8:00 a.m. For more information, visit
04/26/14: "Earth Day on Elm Street" and Community Bike Ride will take place on Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sponsored by the Trinidad Community Cooperative, your neighborhood natural grocer on the corner of Elm and Maple Streets. Enjoy a community bike ride, live music, vendors, education and food.
05/01/14: The Baca House, Bloom Mansion, Historic Gardens, Santa Fe Trail Museum, Davenport Gallery, and the Gift and Book Shop are open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., May 1st through September 30th, except on holidays. For more information, call (719) 846-7217.
05/01/14: Noah's Ark presents Night Out for Noah, a monthly fundraiser to help support your local animal shelter. Dine out on the third Thursday of the month at the following restaurants: Corner Shop Cafe, Nana & Nano's, Wendy's, Bella Luna, Bueno's, Fabilis Wings, or What A Grind, and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Noah's Ark. Enjoy great food while giving back to the animals. Call (719) 859-1802.
05/01/14: Fishers Peak Horse Association (FPHA) organizes trail rides beginning in May with possible dates in July and August. Additional information is available at or by calling (719) 680-0666.
05/02/14: Southern Colorado Repertory Theatre presents "Charlotte's Web" at the Famous Performing Arts Center on May 2, 3, 4, 9, 10 and 11. Contact the SCRT Office, 131 W. Main Street, Trinidad, Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or buy tickets on-line at, or call (719) 846-4765.
05/10/14: The Ludlow Centennial Commemoration presents a theatre play, Kaiulani Lee, The Story of Mother Jones in Denver at the Trinidad Middle School Auditorium on May 10th. For more information, visit
05/16/14: A Night of Remembrance of fallen miners will be held at the Mt. Carmel Wellness Center on Friday, May 16th from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. For more information, visit
05/17/14: United Mine Workers of America presents Family Day at the Ludlow Memorial National Historic Landmark on Saturday, May 17th from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. For more information, visit
05/17/14: The 4th Annual Armed Forces Day Parade will be held May 17th in downtown Trinidad beginning at 10:00 a.m. Please come out and support our armed forces.
05/17/14: The First Annual SCRT Awards Dinner will be held on May 17th. Come for great food and a chance to honor those who make SCRT possible. For more information, visit, or call (719) 846-4765.

Huerfano County

04/22/14: Spanish Peaks Arts Council SPACe Gallery presents Botanica II from April 22nd through May 17th, featuring special artwork created about or with wood from the Cottonwood Tree that was cut down on Poplar Street in La Veta. Artists' reception on Earth Day, Tuesday, April 22nd from 5 to 7 p.m. For more information, call (719) 742-3074 or visit
05/12/14: La Veta School of the Arts presents Experimental Drawing/Painting Workshop with Peggy Zehring, May 12th through 16th. Call (719) 742-3421, visit, or email

Colfax County

04/26/14: "Mexico Vive" at the Shuler Theater on April 26 at 7:30 p.m. is brought to you by Raton MainStreet. This will be a night with Antonio Reyna, award-winning Mariachi vocalist, and Mariachi Raices de America and Balle Folklorico Paso del Norte both from El Paso, Texas. For more information call (575) 445-4760, visit, or email $15 per person.
05/01/14: May Flowers presented by the Raton Arts and Humanities Council, Inc. will be on exhibit at the Old Pass Gallery from May 1st through May 31st. Opening reception will be held on May 2nd beginning at 5:00 p.m. For more information, call (575) 445-2052 or visit
05/03/14: Cinco de Mayo Celebration will be held at Ripley Park in Raton on Saturday, May 3rd beginning at 10 a.m. Enjoy live music, fun in the park, Chihuahua races, food and craft vendors. For more information, call Rick Trice (575) 445-4760 or visit
05/08/14: New Mexico Parks Marathon Series at Sugarite Canyon State Park will be held on May 8th. Come run with us! You can choose from a marathon, half-marathon or 5K run. This event is part of a four-day, four-park marathon series in Northeastern New Mexico. To register or for more information, visit
05/09/14: "The Odd Couple - Female Version," presented by the Santa Fe Trail School for the Performing Arts, will be held at the Shuler Theater on May 9th through 11th, Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m., and Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. Adults $20, seniors $15 and children $10. For more information, call (575) 445-4746 or visit
05/10/14: Children's Fishing Derby in Cimarron Canyon on May 10th is for all children 11 years and younger. There will be three age groups, and prizes will be given to winners of each age category. Free t-shirts for the first 100 to enter, and free goody bags to all who enter. Special guest appearance by Smokey Bear. For more information, contact Daniel Gurule at (575) 377-6271.
05/16/14: Bike Park and Mountain Opening Day at the Angel Fire Resort will be May 16th, weather permitting. Enjoy mountain biking, the zipline and summer mountain activities all day, and throughout the summer season. For more information, call (575) 377-4320 or visit

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