Friday, August 1, of Las Vegas Heritage Week

Two exciting events planned for Friday, August 1, Las Vegas Heritage Week. (1) 6PM: An interesting talk about Billie the Kid at the Plaza Hotel, followed by dinner. Tickets are $25 each and are available at the Plaza and LVCCHP, 116 Bridge St. (2) NIght Skies Anyone?—View the stars from NMHU Melody Park & Observatory from 8PM to 11PM, weather permitting.

Countdown to Heritage Week continues.

"Over the Edge, VII"

Start out Las Vegas Heritage Week by seeing "Over the Edge, VII", a play that pokes fun at Las Vegas life, people & politics. Showtimes: Thursday, July 31st, Friday, August 1st, Saturday, August 2nd at 7 pm; Sunday, August 3rd at 3 pm at NMHU—Sala de Madrid. Tickets: Adults: $10, Senior: $8, Sudents; $5 (505) 454-6873 or 426-6889

Glimpses of the Past: Battle of Adobe Walls

CCHP Calendar: 
Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 7:00pm

2014 PWAP Historic Home Tour

“Places With A Past” Celebrates 25 years
Twenty-five years ago, the Las Vegas Citizens’ Committee for Historic Preservation organized its first “ Public Historic House Tour”. Six venues were on the tour, including the Vicente Silva House on Moreno, the Benigno Romero House on Hot Springs and the J. E. Hurley House on Sixth Street. As stated in the 1990 brochure: The story of early Las Vegas is told not only in architectural styling and details, but also in the locations of these houses, their date of construction and in the stories of the people who built them.

Peoples' Faire

CCHP Calendar: 
Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 10:00am

Meadow City Music Fest

CCHP Calendar: 
Saturday, August 16, 2014 - 5:00pm to Sunday, August 17, 2014 - 10:00pm

LVCCHP "Garden Tour

Take a tour of gardens in Las Vegas. The emphasis will be on how to have a beautiful space with little or not water.

CCHP Calendar: 
Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

LVCCHP's "Places With a Past"

Come to Las Vegas and take a self-guided tour of some of our historic homes on both sides of the river. The castle at Montezuma is also included. Call the office at 505-425-8803 for more information.

CCHP Calendar: 
Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Las Vegas Heritage Week

Las Vegas Heritage Week is a celebration of our town. Over 40 events are planned. Great fun for everyone.

CCHP Calendar: 
Friday, August 1, 2014 - 12:00pm to Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 5:00pm

New Mexico History Conference

New Mexico History Conference

Las Vegas, New Mexico · May 1-3 2014

A Land Grant town Las Vegas Grandes was also known as Neustra Senora de las Vegas. An important stop of the Santa Fe Trail, a stop of the AT&SR Railroad by the 1880s, Las Vegas has been a crossroads for the eastern half of New Mexico.

The three day conference will include over 60 lectures by experts on topics ranging from military, homesteading, trails, and many topics related to the Eastern region of New Mexico, especially San Miguel County.

CCHP Calendar: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 12:00pm to Saturday, May 3, 2014 - 2:00pm

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