APA (Action Programs for Animals)
Summer Luvin’ half price adoptions continue through August! Adult cats $9 – other animals only $25.
DAV Bike Run
Disabled American Veterans Chapter 10 is holding a charity motorcycle run on Saturday, August 29th with registration from 10-12 at Barnett’s Las Cruces Harley Davidson. Get a raffle ticket at each of 7 possible stops…last bike in at 3 p.m. with food, music and prizes at Barnett’s. $15/$10 additional rider entry fee. Money raised helps disabled vets with emergency necessities. 4 wheeled friends welcome! 575-202-1872 for info.
LCYP Chile cook off
Friday, September 4th, join Las Cruces Young Professionals as they celebrate their 2 year anniversary with a chile cook off at La Placita on the downtown mall next to Main Street Bistro. Cook your red or green chile recipe on site for local celebrity judges. $25 entry fee email email@example.com for info or find them on facebook
Hatch Chile Fest
September 5th and 6th – admission is $10 for a car load – good both days! Hatch municipal airport hosts the event. Parade Saturday morning at 9 a.m. Carnival 7-10 p.m. Friday September 4th; live music all day Saturday and Sunday. Chile, jalapeno and watermelon eating contest – www.hatchchilefest.com
Harvest Wine Fest
Labor Day weekend – September 5,6,7 at the Southern NM State Fairgrounds. 12-6 each day/tickets $20 or buy early online and save $5/$3 discount for active duty military on Monday www.wineharvestfestival.com
Walk to End Alzheimer’s
Saturday, September 12th, Young Park – Walk to End Alzheimer’s with family, friends or a large group – raise money for the fight against Alzheimer’s along the way! 60% stays right here in New Mexico www.act.alz.org has the forms. Registration begins at 8 a.m./ceremony at 9 and walk (1K) begins at 9:30. 101 Gold’s Jack Lutz will be your emcee.
Big Brothers Big Sisters
6th Annual Mud Volleyball Tournament Saturday, September 12th at the NM Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum. 449-2728 to register your team of 8-12 (over 18 years of age) OR to volunteer for the event – volunteers are needed in all areas! Deadline to register is 8/28 but space is limited.
LCHS 40th Reunion
11/6-11/7 – Class of 1975. Call 494-6055 to register