New Mexico State Parks Calendar of Events
View In Calendar Format
5 Events in for the next 12 months at Cerrillos Hills
Add to Itinerary

Saturday, May 11
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Cerrillos Hills
New Mexico Raptors
Scientists study raptors to get important clues about environmental health. Guest presenter, Laura McCann will bring a Great Horned Owl, a Red-tailed Hawk and a Turkey Vulture and help you learn all about them.
Fees: $5 per vehicle
Contact: park staff 505-474-0196




Add to Itinerary

Sunday, May 19
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Cerrillos Hills
Volunteer Training
Do you like talking to strangers? We need you! Volunteers help us extend the visitor center open hours. Share your knowledge. Enhance the visitor experience of the park.
Fees: waived for this event
Contact: park staff 505-474-0196




Add to Itinerary

Saturday, May 25
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Cerrillos Hills
Art in the Park
The range of artistic talent found along the Turquoise Trail corridor spans a variety of media and styles. Come meet the artists, learn about their creative process with Ceramics, Paintings, Cement sculpture, Art cards, Cerrillos Turquoise and Jewelry and Photography.
Fees: donations welcome
Contact: park staff 505-474-0196




Add to Itinerary

Saturday, June 8
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Cerrillos Hills
Plants and Wildflowers
Join the park herbarium curator Pete Peterson for this look at plants & wildflowers. We will begin by exploring the area around the main parking lot before moving on to look at flora along one or more trails.
Fees: $5 per vehicle
Contact: park staff 505-474-0196




Add to Itinerary

Saturday, June 22
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Cerrillos Hills
Solstice Sun Watching
Join us in the park for midsummer solar observing and learn about the park's noon analemma. We will have specially-filtered solar telescopes set-up for you to safely view our nearest star, the sun.
Fees: $5 per vehicle
Contact: park staff 505-474-0196




Click to go back to top of page