Here are Red River's annual highlights, events that happen pretty much every year. To find specific times and dates for this year's events, and for a complete list of all events, go the Full Calendar.
This is no fantasy, it’s “Just Desserts” Eat & Ski Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area’s most popular event. The theme is simple: Enchanted Forest puts homemade desserts out on a five kilometer course and skiers ski out to the different sites and indulge in delicious concoctions like the popular 18-Layer Chocolate Cinnamon Torte, Fudge, Wild Blueberry Pie, Triple Chocolate Kahlua Espresso Cake, gluten-free delights, and much more!29 Sangre De Cristo Drive Telephone: (575) 754-6112 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Visit Website »
But make no mistake: Red River knows how to celebrate Mardi Gras! Nothing is left out. The week is filled with costume balls, bead tossing, singing and dancing, Cajun and Creole gourmet delights, parades, kids costume contest, cajun cook-off, burning of the Loup-garu, crawfish boils, downhill gator race, and more!101 West River Street Telephone: (575)754-2366 Email: email@example.com Visit Website »
After the parade stroll down to Brandenburg Park where you can enjoy live music and good old fashioned family fun, then head to the Red River Community House for its annual July 4th Egg Toss & Family Games.101 West Main Street, Red River NM 87558 Telephone: (575) 754-2366 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Visit Website »
The 13.1 mile race begins in town at 8,750 feet and climbs over 700 feet with a turnaround point at just above 9,400 feet elevation. Runners take in amazing views including Wheeler Peak, the highest point in New Mexico at 13,161 feet.
This race is for the ATHLETE who lives for the CHALLENGE!
True to this tradition, "Hot Chili Days, Cool Mountain Nights" features live music all over town with Larry Joe Taylor & Friends, as well as multiple cook offs in Brandenburg Park like the CASI "Red River Red" cook off, the New Mexico State Green Chile Championship, and the Lone Star BBQ Society cook off.101 West Main Street, Red River NM 87558 Visit Website »
The tour starts at 8,750 feet, with a low point of 7,000 feet and a high point of 9,820 feet at the top of Bobcat Pass!
Riders can also opt for shorter treks of 25 and 50 miles. Not for the faint of heart, this challenging tour features rest stops and “sag wagons” for weary riders but don’t let that stop you from enjoying one of the most scenic rides in the Southwestern United States!101 West River Street Telephone: 5757543030 Email: email@example.com Visit Website »