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Events Calendar
Southern Colorado and Northern New Mexico

Las Animas County

10/25/14: The A.R. Mitchell Museum Black and White Ball happens Saturday, October 25th at 6:00 p.m. Join the museum as it hosts its largest annual fundraiser with live music, western dancing, a buffet dinner, silent auction and more! Many locals call it the event of the year -- not to be missed. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. Call (719) 846-4224 or visit for more information.
10/29/14: Scarecrows, pumpkins and cornstalks will line the Hysterical Historical Harvest Trail in the Baca-Bloom Heritage Gardens from October 29 through November 7, Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The trail will also feature fun facts about Hispanic and Victorian harvest traditions. Free and open to the public. For more information, call (719) 846-7217.
10/31/14: Be sure to check out ARTrek in downtown Trinidad on Friday, October 31 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Stroll through galleries, shops and boutiques and enjoy street music and refreshments.
10/31/14: Safe Trick-or-Treats for Kids and Costume Contest will be held in downtown Trinidad at participating merchants from 3:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 31st. Sponsored by The First National Bank in Trinidad.
10/31/14: The Addams Family Trick-or-Treat in the Baca-Bloom Heritage Gardens on Friday, October 31st between 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. as part of downtown's safe trick-or-treat. Call (719) 846-7217 for more information.
11/01/14: Southern Colorado Repertory Theatre presents a Duo CD Release Concert featuring musical artists Jaquie Gibson and Wilson and McKee on Saturday, November 1 at the Famous Performing Arts Center, 131 W. Main Street, Trinidad. Tickets $10. Call (719) 846-4765, or visit
11/01/14: Hometown Holidays presents a Hawaiian-Themed Victorian Christmas that will be held on Saturday, November 1st at Jujo's Hall from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with crafts and treasures for sale, food and entertainment.
11/11/14: AgeWise Advisors, LLC invites all caregivers to attend a Caregiver Support Group at LaQuinta Inn and Suites Wellness Hotel in Trinidad on November 11, and the second Tuesday of every month, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. This support group is for family members, friends, and loved ones involved in providing care for someone who is frail or ill. Exchange practical information on caregiving problems and possible solutions, talk through challenges and ways of coping, share feelings, needs and concerns, and learn about resources available to you. A caregiver deserves care too, so please join us. For more information, call AgeWise Advisors at 347-852-0752 or visit
11/14/14: Southern Colorado Repertory Theatre presents "Broadway Bound" by Neil Simon at the Famous Performing Arts Center, 131 W. Main Street, Trinidad. Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m., and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. on November 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, and 23. Adults $15, children up to age 17 $10. Call (719) 846-4765, or visit
11/15/14: The Legacy Dinner Celebration at Mt. Carmel Health, Wellness and Community Center, a fundraiser for its wellness and youth programs, will take place on Saturday, November 15th. The Legacy Dinner honors investors who have contributed to the Mt. Carmel mission and vision. The evening will feature a keynote speaker, and silent and live auctions featuring great holiday gifts. Enjoy appetizers, delightful prime rib entree, dessert and coffee catered by Mt. Carmel's own Primero Cafe and Catering. Tickets are $65 per person, please call (719) 846-4894.

Huerfano County

11/11/14: Spanish Peaks Arts Council SPACe Gallery presents Gift of Art from November 11th through January 3, 2015, with an artists' reception on November 15th from 5 to 7 p.m. For more information, call (719) 742-3074 or visit

Colfax County

10/25/14: Sugarite Halloween Trail will be held at the Sugarite Canyon State Park in Raton from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, October 25th. Participants must sign up in advance for this fun and educational walk designed for families with children 4-10 years of age. The event is free but there is a suggested $5 per family donation to Friends of Sugarite to offset costs of the program. Regular park entrance fees apply. For more information, call (575) 445-5607 or visit
10/26/14: The Raton Arts Council presents The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra with its unique jazz sound at the Shuler Theater on October 26th at 7 p.m. Formed in 1956 and touring constantly ever since, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is the most popular and sought-after big band in the world today for both concert and swing dance engagements. For tickets or more information, call (575) 445-4746 or visit
11/01/14: Dia De Los Muertos, Day of the Dead Celebration, presented by the Raton Arts and Humanities Council, Inc., will be on exhibit at the Old Pass Gallery, opening reception November 1st from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. For more information call (575) 445-2052 or visit
11/01/14: Black Ties & Bolos, An Evening of Fine Dining and Dancing presented by the City of Raton Deptartment of Parks and Recreation in partnership with Vermejo Park Ranch will be held at the Vermejo Park Ranch on November 1. Music provided by Colfax Reunion. For reservations and pricing call Jared Chatterley at (575) 445-2413 or visit
11/07/14: Old Pass Christmas presented by the Raton Arts and Humanities Council, Inc. will be on exhibit at the Old Pass Gallery in the months of November, December and January. Reception will be held on December 5th beginning at 5:00 p.m. For more information, call (575) 445-2052 or visit
11/19/14: Raton Arts and Humanities Council, Inc. presents Tony DeSare at the Shuler Theater on Wednesday, November 19 at 7:00 p.m. Singer, pianist and songwriter Tony DeSare was named "Rising Star" Male Vocalist in the 2009 Downbeat Critics Poll. He has won critical and popular acclaim for his concert performances throughout the U.S. as well as Australia, Japan and Hong Kong. Adult $20, Senior $15, Student $10. For tickets or more information, call (575) 445-2052 or visit

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