May 2013


May 2  Santa Fe Opera Apprentices on Tour, 7:30 pm, Macey Center

May 2 “Mothers and Other Goddesses” artists’ reception at Vertu Fine Arts Gallery, 5-7:30

May 4

  • Farmers Market 9-11 on the Plaza
  • Community Yard Sale 8-noon on the Plaza
  • Cinco de Mayo Dance to The Remedy 4-8pm on the Plaza
  • Hammel Musuem open 9-noon
  • First Saturday tours at the Very Large Array 11am, 1pm, 3 pm
  • Guided night sky stargazing, 1 hour after dusk, Etscorn Observatory

May 11 & 12 Wild Bunch Reunion Association Rodeo 505-385-7594

May 12 Mother’s Day Pow Wow is cancelled

May 18 Free Arts workshop: Beginning to Draw, 1-3pm Alamo Gallery

May 25  Hummingbird Photography with Jerry Goffe, Bosque del Apache 8am, 825-1828


March 2013 in Socorro


For more information on any of these events, see the website.

March 1
Family Legacy Writing Workshop, 2-4 pm, Socorro Public

March 1-3
Socorro Community Theater presents “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”

March 2

  • Hammel Musuem open to the public, including the train room, 9-noon
  • Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array tours, 11,1 and 3 pm
  • Guided Night Sky Stargazing, 1 hour after dusk at Etscorn Campus Observatory

March 3
Socorro General Hospital Spring Tea, 2-4 pm

March 5
NMT Performing Arts Series Rhythm of the Dance, 7:30 pm

March 9
Socorro County Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Banquet, 5:30-9:00

March 23

  • Annual Fishing Derby for kids, Escondida Lake
  • Arts Party for adults, Bodega

March 25
President’s Chamber Music Series: Piano Quartets with the Matisse Trio, Macey Center, 7:30 pm

March 30

  • Socorro County Arts Spring Open House with Live Entertainment
  • Hand-decorated wooden eggs workshop
  • City of Socorro Easter Egg Hunt


April 2014 Events

Every Saturday: Farmers Market in the Finley Complex across from the Police Station, 9-11

Friday, April 12:

  • Performing Arts Series Presents Second City “Laughing Matters”, 575-835-5688
  • Socorro Rotary Club’s 7th Annual Wine Tasting Party, 5-7 at Bodega Burger and Lounge Co, 575-418-7833

Saturday, April 13: Exploring the Night Sky for Beginners, Bosque del Apache NWR, 7pm, 575-835-1828

Saturday, April 20: Save Our Bosque Task Force Benefit Brunch and Silent Auction, on the Plaza, 10 am

See more on the City of Socorro website!