Where To Play & Stay in Gallup

Gallup offers a full slate of thrilling events throughout the year that enables you and your family to experience firsthand the authentic American Southwest. Spring and Summer are filled with a series of exciting rodeo events, including the Best of the Best Rodeo, Wildthing Championship Bull Riding and the USTRC roping competition. Every August for nearly a century, Gallup has hosted the Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial and has recently grown the annual Gallup Native Arts Market, a direct southwestern native art retail market in the heart of Gallup.   In December the Red Rock Balloon Rally, one of the most beautiful and charismatic balloon events in the USA, launches in Gallup with upwards of 150 balloons ascending into the blue skies above Red Rock Park. 

Just passing through? Don't hesitate to check out the Downtown Walking Tour or any of the over 100 traders who showcase the over 1,000 Native American Artists within our region.