Events in Gallup

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

Desert 100 Race Event

Red Rock 100 Desert Race

14 - 15 Sep, 2019 Check in on the Facebook for details!

This is Gallup's premiere ATV/UTV racing event! This is round 7 of the GasIT Offroad Racing Series

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3rd Annual Northfest Community Celebration

14 Sep, 2019 - 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

NorthFest celebrates Gallup's North side community through culture, art and language. Everyone is invited!

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Squash Blossom Classic High Desert Screamer Mountain Bike Race

15 Sep, 2019 - 8:30 a.m.

The High Desert Screamer Mountain Bike Race takes place on the High Desert Trail System, a series of loops on the pristine mesas overlooking Gallup.

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UFO Film Festival

UFO Film Festival

18 - 19 Oct, 2019 12:00 pm

16th annual event

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All Night Fright Night

All Night Fright Night

19 - 20 Oct, 2019 Showtimes start Saturday morning and end Sunday morning for a full 24 hours of films

Come get your thrills in this 24 hours fright film event in this historic (and haunted) El Morro Theatre

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10th Annual Four Corners Invitational Youth Football Championship

26 - 27 Oct, 2019 Varies by team, check our website closer to the event for details

Teams come from all over the four corners to demonstrate their sportsmanship and skills on the Gallup Football fields.

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Gallup Christmas Tree Lighting

32nd Annual Santa’s Caravan and Official Gallup Christmas Tree Lighting Courthouse Square

23 Nov, 2019 - 12:00

Join in the fun with Millennium Media in the Courthouse Square in downtown Gallup.

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Larry Brian Mitchell Arts & crafts fair

City of Gallup Winter Arts and Crafts Fair

30 Nov - 1 Dec, 2019 Saturday from 8:00 am-5:00 pm, Sunday from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

This City sponsored event features artists from all over the region to meet your holiday shopping needs

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Red Rock Balloon Rally

6 - 8 Dec, 2019 Click on Full Details for the full schedule for 2019

Visit New Mexico's premiere ballooning event with over 150 balloons flying over the stunning red rocks of Gallup.

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