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Red River Ski & Summer Area has agreed to adhere to COVID-19 safety practices, which means limited availability and blackout dates requiring reservations. Read more.

Red River Song Writers FestivalFebruary 2-4, 2023
Various locations

If you’ve ever wanted to spend a few days in the beautiful mountains of northern New Mexico, hanging out with some of your favorite songwriters, doing a little eating, drinking, and perhaps skiing….then this event is for you. Texas Red’s Red River Songwriters’ Festival was founded by Drew Kennedy, Josh Grider, Walt Wilkins, Susan Gibson, Brandy Zdan and Kelley Mickwee in 2012. Read More

Mardi Gras in the MountainsFebruary 16-21, 2023
Various locations

Celebrate Mardi Gras in the snow-capped mountains of Red River! The unique blend of Mardi Gras and Red River traditions draws crowds from across the country. Dress up and celebrate a good time during the Grand Ball; experience something new with the burning of the Loup-garu—a spirit that removes your troubles and worries for the coming year; prepare your palate for Cajun cook offs and crawfish boils; and bundle up and watch the annual Mardi Gras Main Street Parade. Read More

Closing day for the 2022-2023 ski season at Red River Ski AreaMarch 19, 2023
Red River Ski Area

Red River High Mountain Half Marathon & 5KMay 20, 2023

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41st Annual Red River Memorial Motorcycle RallyMay 25-29, 2023
Variuos locations

Attend one of the biggest motorcycle rallies in the Southwest with over 25,000 attendees rolling into downtown Red River for the Memorial Day weekend. Read More

Red River Car ShowJune 3, 2023
Brandenburg Park

Over 150 of the most awesome classic, hot rod, and modern cars cruise into Red River for this exciting Car Show. Read More

Art & WineJune 16-18, 2023
Brandenburg Park

The 2023 Art & Wine Festival: #RoséColoredGlasses is pleased to present the Art and Wine festival. Please check back frequently for our full schedule, details on the musician we’re delighted to host, as well as online ticket sales. We all look forward to seeing you again this year! Read More

Cowboy Evening: Western Hospitality at its bestJune 21 - Sept 2, 2023
Bobcat Pass

We are proud to offer an unforgettable evening for you and your family. Our 31st Cowboy Evening season starts on Tuesday June 22, 2022 and runs through Labor Day weekend Saturday this year and every year. Read More

July 4th ParadeJuly 4, 2023
Main Street

Plan now to join us for one of the most spactular times of the year in Red River! The parade will be on Main Street and will start at 10:00 AM MST. Read More

Enchanted Forest Trail RacesJuly 29, 2023

Come celebrate the outdoors this summer in the Land of Enchantment with a weekend of challenging trail fun. Red River, New Mexico is the quintessential cool little adventure town with rivers, mountains, stunning views, tons of character, and a huge heart. Red River sits on the southern end of the Sangre De Cristos and racers will experience the rugged trails in the Carson National Forest and the gorgeous rolling high alpine Enchanted Forest cross country ski area on the course. Read More

Enchanted Circle Bike TourAugust 12, 2023

The Enchanted Circle Bicycle Tour, produced by Outside Events, offers riders some of the most picturesque riding in the southwest and a unique opportunity to experience the raw natural beauty of Northern New Mexico. You’ll experience rewarding climbs, rolling hills, fast descents, and hairpin turns. The Enchanted Circle Bicycle Tour travels counterclockwise around the beautiful Enchanted Circle Scenic Byway. The course will start and finish in the Town of Red River, travel through the Village of Questa, Town of Taos, and Village of Eagle Nest, and peak at 9,820 feet on Bobcat Pass. You may ride the 85-mile loop or challenge yourself to the century with a jaunt through the Village of Angel Fire. Read More

Red River’s 8750’ BBQ & Music FestivalAugust 17-19, 2023
Brandenburg Park

Red River’s 8750′ Festival is back this year, along with the Chili Appreciation Society International Cook-Off, the New Mexico Green Chile State Championship and the Lone Star BBQ Society Cook-Off and the guaranteed purse-now up to $10,000. Read More

AspencadeSept 28 - Oct 1, 2023
Brandenburg Park

Browse through booths of hand-crafted items, jewelry, home furnishings, food, art, pottery, and specialty goods while you enjoy delicious food, live entertainment and the crisp air and changing colors of fall in Red River. Read More

OktoberfestOctober 6-8, 2023
Brandenburg Park

Come celebrate autumn in Red River! Enjoy the best New Mexico craft beer, wines, and spirits, artesian and culinarian vendors, entertainment, contests and more. We look forward to seeing you at Brandenburg Park this year. So, whether you’re a local or out-of-towner you’ll have the opportunity to celebrate the fall season in Red River with the whole family. Read More

* Event dates, times and locations may change if needed to ensure guest safety and compliance with current health and safety regulations