Events in Gallup

Gallup has a lot of exciting things to do throughout the year.  Here are some upcoming events open to the public. 

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Kicker Arena Cross and Mud Bog Show

19 - 20 Jul, 2019 7:30PM Main Event

This fierce off-road competition can't be beat. Competitors come from 12 states to battle it out in the Red Rock Park arena for prizes.

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Route 66 Gallup Freedom Ride Flight & Cruise

26 - 28 Jul, 2019 Visit the website for a complete schedule of events and locations

This annual event is a great way to celebrate Route 66 with the whole family. Check out hot air balloon ascensions, the Gurley Classic Car Show, circus performers, live bands and more!

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Skate Jam Gallup

2nd Annual Skate Jam

27 Jul, 2019 -

Don't miss this once a year event full of incredible tricks, wild skateboarding, and more.

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Adventure Mud Run

27 Jul, 2019 See description below

One Course. 30 Obstacles. Lots of Mud.

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Native Film Series

2 - 4 Aug, 2019 See description and Facebook poster for times

Native Films Series bring to Gallup an imaginative storytelling experience to audiences by being authentic, truthful, and collaborative in content.

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Gallup Inter-tribal Indian Ceremonial

Gallup Inter-tribal Indian Ceremonial

3 - 11 Aug, 2019 Event schedule is available at

Come celebrate the 96th annual Ceremonial. There are tons of events each day, including parades, native indian dances, pow wows, rodeo, and of course the best market for native american art and jewelry in New Mexico.

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Gallup Native Arts Market

10 - 11 Aug, 2019 8:00 am-6:00 pm Saturday, 10 am-6pm Sunday

Visit Gallup's Annual Direct-Retail Southwestern Native Arts Market. This is the place to get authentic Native American Art at the heart of Downtown Gallup.

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Big Brothers Big Sisiter Golf Fore Kids Sake

25 Aug, 2019 - 12:00

Procees of this Golf Tournament help match more local kids with caring adult mentors, changing their lives for the better, forever.

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Gallup Film Festival

12 - 14 Sep, 2019 Visit for a schedule of films

The Gallup Film Festival is Gallup's unique showcase of films from around the world, with an extra emphasis on Native American Actors and Native American made films.

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Squash Blossom Classic Kent Hodges 1/2 Marathon, 5K, & 10K Event

14 Sep, 2019 - 8:00 a.m.

This event takes place at the High Desert Trail System just a few miles north of Gallup, New Mexico. Singletrack trails, Juniper and Pinyon forest, and stunning rock formations and outcroppings. Racers and Runners will compete for age group category pott

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