More People Downtown, More of the Time
Los Alamos MainStreet hosts several major community events in downtown Los Alamos. We believe that community-building events lead to better quality of life for the entire community. All events are FREE to the public.
July 13-16, 2017
ScienceFest features a weekend of interactive activities, competitions, speakers, tours, and exhibits to engage the public in science. Festival Day showcases non-stop interactive science demonstrations, kids activity area, music, food, and performances. Register to participate here.
August 11-13, 2017
The Los Alamos County Fair and Rodeo is a 3-day event. Come downtown to enjoy the Arts & Crafts Fair and Rodeo Parade. The Cowboy Dinner & Dance takes place at the Posse Lodge and the Rodeo rides once again at the Brewer Arena, both on North Mesa. Register to participate here.
October 27-28, 2017
Halloweekend is anchored by Trick-or-Treat on MainStreet, a wildly popular event that turns Central Avenue into a ghoulish pedestrian area. Businesses hand out buckets of candy to trick-or-treaters. Street dance performances, marching bands and a pet costume parade make this event memorable for the whole family. Register to participate here.
December 2-4, 2016
WinterFest Weekend celebrates winter in Los Alamos. A host of businesses and organizations schedule events including ballets, bazaars, shows, and sales. The weekend is highlighted by the Holiday Lights Parade and the lighting of the tree at Ashley Pond. Register to participate here.
Support the Community by Sponsoring an Event
Join our family of sponsors that are contributing to building the community of Los Alamos.
Los Alamos MainStreet is a volunteer driven organization. Following the best practices as established by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, we have standing committees that implement all our projects. We invite you to join our volunteer corps, a wonderful group of individuals, students and community leaders. Meet new friends, try out new skills and have fun as you help support the MainStreet District. Opportunities range from volunteering for specific events to joining one of our Creative District committees.