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Visit Las Cruces

LC AirportThe sun always seems to be shining in Las Cruces, which enjoys an average of 350 days of clear blue skies each year. The weather is just one of the things that make Las cruces a perfect place to fly in and a perfect base to explore the surrounding area.

There are an number of ways to enjoy yourself in Las Cruces. If you are in the mood to soak up some sun, then a round of golf at one of our four challenging courses might do the trick. If your idea of fun is hunting for bargains, then maybe a day of shopping in the historic Mesilla Plaza or at the Las Cruces Farmers and Crafts Market (voted #1 market in the country in an American Farmland Trust poll).

The Mesilla Valley Balloon Rally and the White Sands Balloon Rally; Cowboy Days; the Bataan Memorial Death March; the White Sands International Film Festival; the Renaissance Fair; the International Mariachi Conference; wine festivals, Pecan Festival, SalsaFest, the Hatch Chile Festival and the Whole Enchilada Festival are just a few of the annual events held in Las Cruces.

The Las Cruces Convention and Visitors Bureau website can link you to more activities as well as to hotel and restaurant options to explore while you are here!

Check Airport Services for a listing of local businesses that specifically serve airport users. If your business offers services to visitors that fly into Las Cruces International Airport, please email us at EconDev@las-cruces.org so we can add your contact information.