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2023 Raton Events

Updated: May 11, 2023

Every year, Raton hosts many fun and exciting signature events! Check out the list of events below to see what is happening when you book your trip to Raton.

The Flametrick Subs

Gate City Craft Bar

April 27, 2023 7:00 p.m.

Youth Heartline Dance Party

Raton Convention Center

April 29, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.

Western Hunt Fest

NRA Whittington Center

April 29, 2023 at 7:00 a.m.

The Chief Comedy Festival

Raton, NM & Trinidad, CO

May 5-6, 2023

“Dastardly Deeds at Yoursin Mine”

Shuler Theater

May 12-14, 20-21, 2023

Blue Sky Ranch Open House

Blue Sky Ranch

May 13, 2023 at 1:00 p.m.

May Flowers Art Show

Old Pass Gallery

May 23, 2023

Bodacious Butterfly Festival

Sugarite Canyon State Park

“Bus Stop”

Shuler Theater

June 2-4, 8 & 10, 2023

Sugarite Canyon Club Fishing

Sugarite Canyon State Park

June 3-4, 2023

Santa Fe Trail Rendezvous

NRA Whittington Center

June 10-18, 2023

Beauty of the Southwest Art Show

Old Pass Gallery

June, July, & August, 2023

Annual Summer Carnival Sun Valley Rides

Raton High School Parking Lot

June 22-25

International Santa Fe Trail Balloon Rally

La Mesa Airfield, Highway 555

July 1-3, 2023 at 6:30 a.m.

4th of July Celebration

Historic Downtown Raton

July 4, 2023 at 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Summer of KAOS (Youth Theater)

Shuler Theater

July 14-16

Run To Raton

South First Street

July 20-22, 2023

Miss Run To Raton

South First Street

July 22, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.

Honky Tonk Hodge Podge

32230 US HWY 64 Cimarron, NM

Early August

21st Annual Relay for Life for the American Cancer Society

Tiger Stadium

August 5, 2023 from Noon - 8:00 p.m.

For more info, contact Julian Puentes Gutierrez at 505.652.8341

“Four Old Broads”

Shuler Theater

August 18-20, 25-27, 2023

Gate City Music Festival

Historic First Street and Shuler Theater

Sept. 3, 2023 at 10:00 a.m.

Raton Supercross

Colfax County Event Center

Sept. 9, 2023

Purgatory 4 Adventure Relay

Sugarite Canyon State Park

Sept. 8-9, 2023

Annual InBank Art Sale and Exhibit

Old Pass Gallery

Sept 26-29, 2023

“Here Comes The Sun”

Shuler Theater

Oct. 3, 2023

“Empire Trio”

Shuler Theater

Oct. 16, 2023

Colexico Spaghetti & Westerns Festival

Trinidad, CO & Raton, NM

Oct. 20-21, 2023

Contemporary Art Show

Old Pass Gallery

Oct. 23, 2023

Dia de los Muertos Art Show

Old Pass Gallery

Nov. 23, 2023

Festival of Lights Christmas

Historic First Street

Thanksgiving Weekend

City of Bethlehem Display

Climax Canyon

After Thanksgiving - New Years

“A Christmas Carol”

Shuler Theater

The Holiday Season

Old Pass Christmas Art Show

Old Pass Gallery

Dec. 23, 2023

“Kiss Me Once”

Shuler Theater

Feb. 2, 2024

“Chris Funk”

Shuler Theater

Feb. 11, 2024

“Joe Robinson”

Shuler Theater

March 1, 2024

“Diva’s 3”

Shuler Theater

March 10, 2024

Mark your calendars and book your hotel directly on to save on hotel room rates.

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