The City of Las
Cruces and Las Cruces Downtown Partnership (DLCP) invite the community to
celebrate Halloween early at Spooky Downtown, a whole day of Halloween fun for
ghouls of all ages.
The event will
take place on October 26 at Downtown Las Cruces, and features vendors, food
trucks, dance performances, live music, and a laser show. RoadRUNNER
Transit and Dial-a-Ride paratransit service will offer FREE rides from 9:30
a.m. to 6 p.m.
From 10 a.m. to
noon enjoy a "Haunted Museum" adventure at the Museum of Nature &
Science (411 N. Main Street). Make glow in the dark slime and assemble a
skeleton; design a jack-o'-lantern out of clay; decorate gourds to ward off
evil spirits with the Branigan Cultural Center; and learn about nocturnal
animals in the Nature Center. The event is free and open to all. Costumes
From 10:30 a.m.
to 12:30 p.m. settle in at the Branigan Library (200 E. Picacho Avenue) for a
"Family-Friendly Halloween Flick." The event is free and open to all.
For more information on this children's holiday-themed movie, contact the Media
Desk at 575/528-4014 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
From 5 – 9 p.m.
Main Street will once again be home to the walking dead as the DLCP hosts the
"Zombie Walk." The event features live music by The Beaux Peep Show,
Emcees provided by Bravo Mic DJ's, dance performances by local high
schools/dance troupes, food trucks, vendors, and a laser show. Registration
begins at 5 p.m. The entry fee for the Zombie Walk is $5/zombie or $20/four
plus zombies. The Zombie Parade begins at 7 p.m. down Main Street. Trophies for
best costumes in the categories of Best Adult, Best Youth, and Best Group will
be announced immediately after. For more information, please visit downtownlascruces.org/zombie-walk.
details, on transit service, contact RoadRUNNER Transit customer service
at 575/541-2500. For more information about Dial-a-Ride or to register, please
call 575/541-2777. Schedules, ADA applications, transit routes, and other
information are available at roadrunner.las-cruces.org.
information, visit www.las-cruces.org/spookydowntown.