Things to Do: Two Great Family Events in Las Cruces, New Mexico This Weekend

las cruces railroad daysThere are two great family events happening this weekend in Las Cruces, New Mexico: Las Cruces Railroad Days & The Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra Family Concert.  Both of these events are perfect for the young and the young at heart!

Railroad Days: Friday May 7 & Saturday May 8, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Railroad buffs will find plenty to celebrate at the third annual Railroad Days today and Saturday at the Las Cruces Railroad Museum, 351 N. Mesilla St. Festivities include a celebration of the Santa Fe Depot’s 100th birthday, a visit from the New Mexico Rail Runner Express, model trains, activities for kids, reenactments and an Old West Medicine Show.  Read More at the Las Cruces Sun News. You can find out more about Railroad Days and the Las Cruces Railroad Museum at their web site as well.

las cruces symphony family concertLas Cruces Symphony Orchestra Family Concert: Saturday May 8th, 2 p.m. “Musical Instrument Petting Zoo”, & 3 p.m. Family Concert
Share a concert with dinosaurs, get up close and personal with your favorite instrument at a musical “petting zoo” and hear works by talented kid composers at the Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra Family Concert at 3 p.m., Saturday at NMSU’s Atkinson Music Center Recital Hall. Come early to talk with symphony musicians and try out instruments yourself.  Visit the Las Cruces Sun News or The Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra web site for more information.

What are your plans this weekend?  Leave us a comment or send a tweet to @picachomt and let us know how you plan to enjoy the amazing Las Cruces weather this weekend!

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