The Ruidoso Valley Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center welcomes you to Ruidoso, NM and Lincoln County, NM!
Whether vacationing, developing business or connecting with the community, The Chamber has the answers for you. Lincoln County is home to a rich history, seasonal recreation and world class entertainment. Enjoy winter in Ruidoso with skiing or snowboarding at Ski Apache, sleigh rides with Grindstone Stables or tubing fun at Ruidoso Winter Park. Don’t forget about summer at the Ruidoso Downs Racetrack and year-round on the hiking and mountain biking trails of the Lincoln National Forest. Don’t miss a show at Spencer Theater, Inn of the Mountain Gods or from some of the local troupes. Festivals abound year-round with the Ruidoso Art Festival, Festival of Lights, and Golden Aspen Motorcycle Rally. Perfectly situated, our mountain resort is ideal for weddings, conventions, or family reunions and has everything including horseback riding, golfing, shopping, dining and art. Try your luck at one of the three area casinos and on the horses. Bring the family and enjoy Flying J Wranglers, Funtrackers Funpark or fishing in the Rio Ruidoso!
In The Community
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS AT WESTLAKE OPTICAL Join us for Business After Hours at Westlake Optical, 2309 Sudderth Drive, on Thursday, August 16 from 5 to 7 pm. Enjoy refreshments, music and a chance to network with your fellow chamber members.
ENMU-RUIDOSO BACK TO SCHOOL BASH AND BUSINESS AFTER HOURS Come have some fun before the summer is over as we celebrate Back to School at ENMU-Ruidoso on Monday, August 20, from 4 to 6 pm. Tour ENMU-Ruidoso, meet the staff and get informed about their programs.
ASPENFEST PARADE AND WINGFIELD CRAFT BEER AND WINE FESTIVAL Celebrate Autumn in Ruidoso with a festive parade and a craft beer and wine festival. AspenFest, Ruidoso’s annual fall celebration the first weekend of October, allows residents and visitors alike to participate in the celebration of our caring community, the cool crispness of the coming fall and the beauty that is Ruidoso. Aspenfest weekend is kicked off with a parade through Midtown Ruidoso on Saturday, October 6 at 10 am. Following the parade, we encourage everyone to head up to Wingfield Park for a Craft Beer and Wine Festival where New Mexico wineries, craft brewers and distillers will be present along with vendors featuring handmade crafts, goodies and specialty items. The theme for this year’s parade is Ruidoso as a Triple Crown Community.
DISCOVER A BRAND NEW WAY TO EXPERIENCE RUIDOSO! The Ruidoso Valley Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce our innovative new Chamber Portal! We have just completed development of ExperienceRuidoso.com and are excited to share it with all of our visitors, locals and Chamber Members.