Grants, New Mexico

Upcoming Events in Grants New Mexico


15 - 16 Annual spirit softball tournament - 1st Place: $ 1,000.00 Plus 10 Pullovers

2nd Place: $ 600.00 Plus 10 Long sleeves

3rd Place: $ 400.00 Plus 10 T-Shirts

4th Place: $ 250.00 Plus 10 T-Shirts

Register by email or phone 7 days prior.

Address: well park , Grants, New Mexico
Ph: 602-586-9612 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Entry Fee : $300 week before; Late Reg. $350 Day of


18 - 19 Annual Chili Festival - Categories at the annual Fall Chili Fiesta this year include red chile, green chile and salsa. All Cibola County residents are eligible to enter, and this year there is no entry fee to enter the cookoff. Cash prizes and live entertainment will be featured. 9:00 AM.

Address: City Hall Park , Grants, New Mexico
Ph: 505-287-4802 (Always call and confirm events)

25 - 27 Postcards from New Mexico - Mt. Taylor Quilt Guild Show About 100 quilts on display, plus a raffle quilt, vendors, a silent auction, quilted postcards, and a store.

Address: Cibola County Convention Center, 515 W, High Street, Grants, NM , Grants, New Mexico
Ph: 505-287-8111 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $2.00

26 Fiber Festival - The annual Fiber Festival will be held as part of the Ancient Way Fall Festival. Demonstrations and hands-on learning of basketry, weaving and rug exhibitions will run from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Address: Old School Gallery on Highway 53, one mile east of El Morro National Monument , Grants, New Mexico
Ph: 505-783-4710 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Bandera Crater / Ice Caves

800-ft. volcanic cone, hiking trail along rim. 17

Grants, NM Natural Attractions

Acoma Pueblo

Acoma Pueblo - known as Sky City - is the oldest continually inhabited city in North America. Sitting high atop a mesa, Acoma is home to the historic San Estevan del Rey Mission church. Take the opportunity to tour the pueblo, snap photos (with a permit)

Grants, NM Archaeology

Mount Taylor

11,300 feet. Sacred to Navajos. Wildlife, hiking, camping, hunting, sightseeing. Lobo Canyon Campground (day use), Coal Mine Campground (overnight)

Grants, NM Natural Attractions

Things to do near Grants, NM

Sun Ray Park and Casino

Live (seasonal) simulcast horse racing, video poker, slots, restaurant, lounge....

Aztec Speedway

1/3-mile dirt track. IMCA stock cars/modifieds, dwarf cars, Thunder Bombers, ministocks, sprints....

Kart Canyon Speedway

Clay cart track, 1/8 miles, Burris Speedway Series...

Cany Kitchen Wolf Rescue Ranch

Rescued/captive-born wolves, wolf dogs(arctic, timber, tundra) that wander Zuni Mountains enclosures. Tours by donation....