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Events Along The Turquoise Trail

The following list of events are occurring along The Turquoise Trail. Please use the contact information provided for each if you have additional questions.

If you would like to have your Turquoise Trail event included in the list below, please contact Patricia Brown by phone (505) 438-3008 or .

    February at The Mine Shaft Tavern & Cantina

    THUR 1 OPEN MIC with Stephen 7pm

    FRI 2 THE ROUGH & TUMBLE folk/americana 5pm

    FRI 2 JULIAN DOSSETT TRIO 8pm

    SAT 3 THE LARRY CONGA SHOW rock/blus 3pm

    SAT 3 3rd ANNUAL MADRID PROP featuring HELLA BELLA 8pm

    SUN 4 SUPERBOWL PARTY & SPECIALS

    SUN 4 THE BARBWIRES soulful blues 2pm

    FRI 9 BENNY BASSET 5pm

    FRI 9 GLEEWOOD Americana/rock 8pm

    SAT 10 MARDI GRAS Specials thru Valentines! Special menu with Gumbo, Etouffee, Shrimp Hurricanes and more!

    Live Music for Mardi Gras Party starts off with SHANE WALLIN 3pm, THE PARTIZANI BRASS BAND 6pm and FELIX Y LOS GATOS Zydeco at 8PM

    SUN 11 GEORGIA PARKER western swing 2pm

    TUE 13 MARDI GRAS! Starting off with the Partizani Brass Band and then the STEWART WELLES BAND 5pm Special menu with Gumbo, Etouffee, Shrimp Hurricanes and more!

    WED 14 VALENTINES SPECIAL MENU Jazz with PETE AMAHL & Friends 6pm

    THUR 15 THE GOATHEADS rockinblues 7pm

    FRI 16 JIM ALMAND soulful blues 5pm

    FRI 16 BETSY & THE HOLLYCOCKS rock/americana 8pm

    SAT 17 JULIAN DOSSETT TRIO 3pm

    SAT 17 THE SANTA FE REVUE 7pm

    SUN 18 KEY FRANCES blues 2pm

    FRI 23 HOUSE OF MARY indie/rock trio 5pm

    FRI 23 THE BUS TAPES folk/rock 8pm

    SAT 24 HIGH DESERT PLAYBOYS country western 2pm

    SAT 24 THE PORTER DRAW alt country 8pm

    SUN 25 LULU & THE BLACKSHEEP & BROKESTING AND THE EMPTY KPROMISES 2pm funk/country/punk

    The Mine Shaft Tavern
    2846 Hwy 14 Madrid, NM
    (505) 473-0743
    http://www.themineshafttavern.com/

    Cochineal: Empire-making insect

    Sunday, February 18th, 2018
    A tiny insect that lives on cactus has been used to make red dye for centuries. Second only to silver as a premium export to Spain, its traditional uses persist to this day. Come find out what they are.
    Program starts promptly at 2pm. Donations welcome

    Cerrillos Hills State Park Visitor Center
    37 Main Street, Cerrillos, NM 87010
    (505)474-0196

    Amigos Hike

    Saturday, March 3, 2018
    Come out and stretch your legs on this volunteer-led, guided hike through the hills. Hike starts promptly at 10am.

    Meet in the main parking lot, ½ mile north of Cerrillos village on County Road 59.
    $5 exact change cash or check per vehicle or free with a valid New Mexico State Parks pass.

    Cerrillos Hills State Park
    Cerrillos, NM 87010
    (505) 474-0196

    Geology Hike

    Sunday, March 4, 2018
    Decode the ancient past through the eyes of a geologist. Local rockhound Scott Renbarger will be your guide. Hike starts promptly at 11am.

    Meet in the main parking lot, ½ mile north of Cerrillos village on County Road 59.
    $5 exact change cash or check per vehicle or free with a valid New Mexico State Parks pass.

    Cerrillos Hills State Park
    Cerrillos, NM 87010
    (505) 474-0196

    Star Party

    Friday, March 9, 2018
    Explore the night sky above the park. Catch the green laser guided tour of bright stars and constellations followed by close-up views of star clusters, nebulae and distant galaxies through telescopes. Come early to get your park pass. Program starts promptly at 7pm.

    Meet in the main parking lot, ½ mile north of Cerrillos village on County Road 59.
    $5 exact change cash or check per vehicle or free with a valid New Mexico State Parks pass.

    Cerrillos Hills State Park
    Cerrillos, NM 87010
    (505) 474-0196

    Twilight Hike

    Friday, March 23, 2018
    The air cools, the wind stills, and the land grows quiet. Experience a splash of color at sunset and welcome nightrise on this guided hike. Hike starts promptly at 7pm.

    Meet in the main parking lot, ½ mile north of Cerrillos village on County Road 59.
    $5 exact change cash or check per vehicle or free with a valid New Mexico State Parks pass.

    Cerrillos Hills State Park
    Cerrillos, NM 87010
    (505) 474-0196

    CrawDaddy Blues Fest

    Saturday, May 19 & Sunday, May 20, 2018
    The Mine Shaft Tavern brings in fresh crawfish from the Coast region. If you love crawfish, you need to come out to this event. In addition to crawfish, green chile blue crab cakes, crawfish etoufee, gumbo, and Texas BBQ Ribs, brisket and smoked pork are available. Fresh squeezed Hurricanes served here! There will be a full bar and plenty of shade. Rain or shine. Kids under 12 are free, no coolers or outside beverages or food allowed. Held at the Madrid Railyard next to The Mine Shaft Tavern. There are three stages during the festival—inside the historic Mine Shaft Tavern, the Deck at the Mine Shaft Tavern and our tented amphitheater. Held at the Madrid Railyard next to The Mine Shaft Tavern. Open 12 pm - 7 pm daily. Advance Tickets $15 Per Day / $25 Both Days ($20 at Gate per day) and available at The Mine Shaft Tavern and will be on http://tickets.ticketssantafe.org/ April 1, 2018.

    Parking & a shuttle will be available on the north end of town.
    http://www.CrawDaddyBluesFest.com

    The Mine Shaft Tavern
    2846 Hwy 14
    Madrid, New Mexico 87010
    (505) 473-0743

    Memorial Day Baseball Game

    Monday.May 28, 2018
    Memorial Day baseball challenge ~ Madrid Miners vs East Mountain Riff Raff.

    Game starts at 12:00 noon.

    Oscar Huber Memorial Ballpark
    Madrid, NM 87010

    Volkswagen Car Show

    June 1-3, 2018
    Volkswagen Car Show in the ball park. More info TBA.

    Oscar Huber Memorial Ball Park
    Madrid, NM 87010

    Softball Tournament

    June 9-10, 2018
    Softball Tournament in the Madrid ballpark. More info TBA

    Oscar Huber Memorial Ball Park
    Madrid, NM 87010

    Gypsy Fest

    Annual Gypsy Festival held in the Madrid ballpark. More info TBA.

    Oscar Huber Memorial Ball Park
    Madrid, NM 87010

    Cerrillos History Hike

    Saturday, July 28, 2018
    History presentation by Cerrillos Historical Society member Todd Brown through the town of Cerrillos.

    Cerrillos, NM 87010
    CerrillosNewMexico.com

    Cerrillos Community Yardsale

    Saturday, August 25, 2018
    Cerrillos town wide community yard sale. Tables filled with collectibles to treasurers set up throughout town. Fun for all. Open 9-4pm

    Cerrillos, NM 87010
    (505) 438-3008

Upcoming Event

Softball Tournament

June 9-10, 2018
Softball tournament in the Madrid ballpark.
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