Find out what’s happening around Las Cruces for Father’s Day weekend
LAS CRUCES – Father’s Day is Sunday, June 19, and the Las Cruces community is hosting various events. Here’s a list of what’s on the schedule this weekend, just in case you need some ideas.
Golf and steak dinner at the NMSU course
New Mexico State University Golf Course welcomes dads to the course on Friday for an afternoon of golf, beer and steak. The driving range opens at 4 p.m. and the four-player shotgun begins at 5:30 p.m. Bites, prizes, beer and bourbon will be offered for tasting. A steak dinner will be served after nine holes of golf.
The all-inclusive package is available for purchase, along with a dinner-only option. Call 575-646-4802 to reserve a spot.
Celebration at Casa de Tobacco Cigar & Lounge
Starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, Casa de Tobacco Cigar & Lounge will host a Father’s Day celebration at their location at 2460 S. Locust St. In addition to a selection of cigars and tobacco, there will be live music , a food truck, raffles and more. .
Father’s Day Tardeada and Grapevine Plaza Dinner
The International Mariachi Conference of Las Cruces is hosting a special Father’s Day celebration Sunday with music and food at Grapevine Plaza at 3900 W. Picacho Ave. Attendees of the tardeada, a Sunday afternoon party or festival, will be entertained by mariachi music, folklorico ballet and other dances. Dinner and drinks will be served.
The festivities will take place between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. on June 19. Individual tickets are $50 each and couple tickets are $85. Tickets can be purchased online at https://www.lascrucesmariachi.org/event-details/fathers-day-tardeada-dinner.
Las Cruces Town Concert with Black Heart Saints
The City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department will host a free concert on Father’s Day beginning at 7 p.m. at Young Park, 1905 E. Nevada Ave. Award-winning Billboard Top 20 Rock Band Black Heart Saints will headline the concert, which is part of the department’s Music in the Park summer series. The Las Cruces-based Oldies but Goodies group will open.
The Father’s Day concert is open to the public. For more information, call 575-541-2550.
After:Black Heart Saints will perform a Father’s Day show in Las Cruces
Broken Dime Band at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino
The El Paso-based Broken Dime Band takes the stage Sunday at Franklin’s Lounge at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino. Enjoy cumbia, norteño, disco, country, spanish rock and classic rock music while you have fun at the casino.
Admission is free and participants must be 21 years or older. The band will play from 8:30 p.m. to midnight.