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Posted on: May 23, 2022

Hadley Avenue Closures

Hadley Avenue

Hadley Avenue, from Solano Drive to Walnut Street, will be intermittently closed to through traffic starting Wednesday, May 25, 2022. Smile Hard Media, under contract with the City of Las Cruces, will be installing asphalt art along Hadley Avenue...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Unidad Park Organizing Committee Members Honored

Unidad Park Community Members

As work continues to rebuild and improve Unidad Community Park, 1500 E. Hadley Ave., the committee who organized residents to help build the park 21 years ago was recently honored by the City of Las Cruces.

Mementos of Unidad Park were recently presented t...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Free Swim Days

Free Swim Day

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will offer free swim days on May 30, June 19, July 3, and Sept. 5, 2022, at the City’s outdoor pools: East Mesa Bataan Memorial Pool, 6141 Reynolds Drive, and Laabs Pool, 750 W. Picacho Ave.&nbs...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 16, 2022

West Gallagher Park Renovations Public Meeting #2

West Gallagher Park Renovations Public Meeting 2(1)(2)

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will present renovation design options for Gallagher park, and will facilitate a public discussion and the selection of an option. Your input is important. Please join in the meeting.  &...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Family Game Nights

Family Nights at the Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents “The FUN (F-Family U-Unity N-Needed) Experts Family Game Nights.”

The event will be every Wednesday evening beginning June 1 at Apodaca Park, 804 E. Madrid Ave. The FUN Experts Family Game N...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Plain White T’s to Headline Las Cruces Fourth of July Concert

Plain White T

The City of Las Cruces and New Mexico State University (NMSU) are teaming up to host the City’s annual Fourth of July Celebration Concert and Fireworks display at the Pat and Lou Sisbarro Community Park, 3205 Arrowhead Drive, on the NMSU campus....

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 28, 2022

2022 Electric Light Parade Call for Entries

2022 Electric Light Parade Call for Entries

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department is accepting entries for lighted floats to participate in the 2022 Electric Light Parade. This year’s parade theme is “Patriotic Spirit and American Dreams!” 

The parade will begin at 9 p.m....

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 21, 2022

2022 Movies In The Park

2022 Movies in the Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department presents the 2022 Movies in the Park series. Movies in the Park will begin at dusk on Saturday, June 11, with “Encanto.” Movies will be shown on select Saturdays from June through September...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 20, 2022

2022 Music In The Park Series Begins May 29

Music at the Park

The Parks & Recreation Department’s 2022 Music in the Park Series begins at 6 p.m. May 29, at Plaza de Las Cruces, 100 N. Main St., with the Mayor’s Jazz Fest.

The Mayor’s Jazz Fest will feature performances by New York based sax player/vocalist and so...

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Parks and Recreation
Posted on: April 18, 2022

Young Park Erosion Control Project Scheduled Pavilion Closed for Reservations

Amended Young Park Erosion Control Project

The City of Las Cruces Public Works Department has scheduled an Erosion Control Project at Young Park, 850 S. Walnut St., from Monday, April 25, 2022, to Saturday May 28, 2022. The project area is adjacent to Young Park Pavilion and along the pat...

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