Area Events

2017 Events – Eagle Nest

Polar Bear Hike– January 1-10:00 a.m.- At Eagle Nest Lake State Park

Ice Fishing Tournament – January 28-  At Eagle Nest Lake  Call Friends of the Lake for info. 575-377-6188

Run for the Wall- May 19th –☺ 6:30 p.m.-We will provide a special dinner for the RFTW riders. May 18th – 5:30 a.m.- We will serve a free breakfast for the veterans as they ride motorcycles across the country to the Wall in Washington. www.rftw.org  Eagle Nest Senior Center.

Living History Rendezvous – July 4. This is a living history rendezvous pre-dating 1899.  Held at the Enchanted Circle Gateway Museum. Call 575-224-0243 for more info.

July 4th–☺July 4th. Experience this home town 4th of July Parade, Fireman’s BBQ, topped off with a spectacular fireworks display over Eagle Nest Lake.

31st Annual High Country Arts and Crafts Festival – ☺July 29-30th.  Native American art to hand made knives, pottery, paintings, fiber art & much more.

Run for the Wall Reunion – September 1st& 2nd

Fishfest – September 17th-25th  – It’s a whopper! Held on the beautiful Eagle Nest Lake! The fishing tournament is sponsored & hosted by the Eagle Nest Marina. On the 24th two events will entertain you! The Chamber sponsors a fish fry and the Laguna Vista Saloon hosts a Worm Eating Contest! It’s a fun event for families and everyone!

Farmer’s Market in Eagle Nest – Come sample & purchase the freshest of local produce, eggs, wild caught salmon & lots of other goodies. We have even found pickled eggs and homemade butter there! Every Friday from 11:00-3:00 June through Labor Day Friday.

Community Christmas Potluck Supper – To be held at the Village Community Center. Cohosted by the Village and the Chamber of Commerce. December. Contact the Chamber.

New Year’s Eve Dinner – A great dinner & live music at a reasonable price. Date & location to be determined.