Downtown Artesia...where life and art meet

Artesia, New Mexico is an established Main Street Community seeking a full-time MainStreet Executive Director to maintain an established organization based on the Main Street Four Point Approach to downtown revitalization. The ideal candidate will be well organized, creative, enthusiastic, entrepreneurial, self-motivated, energetic, and an excellent communicator capable of functioning effectively in an independent environment. Download PDF for more information.

Tour Artesia from your computer! Then, come join us to shop and enjoy our attractions and events! Contact us for more information.

What's Happening

"The Foundation"

We are dedicating "The Foundation" statue on Friday, July 29th at 7:30 p.m.! The public is cordially invited to the Artesia Public Library roundabout for the celebration.

Making Strides

Finance New Mexico outlines the progress Artesia Mainstreet is making. Read the article here.

Wall of Honor

Click here to download the Baish Veterans Park Wall of Honor Application information. Applications will be accepted beginning January 1, 2015. Deadline for submission is March 31, 2016.

Artesia Walking Tour

Go ahead and take a virtual tour of Artesia, NM. Once you're done, come see us, and take the tour for yourself. You'll get to see everything that Artesia has to offer.

Works in Progress

We are working on great things in Artesia. Take a look at some of our current projects. Then, see some of our finished projects in our accomplishments page.

Downtown Merchants

Our downtown merchants are what make Artesia great. Take a look at some of what downtown Artesia has to offer, and take a look at our great list of local merchants.

Spring Activities

CALLING ALL ARTISTS!!!!   Artesia MainStreet will be hosting an ARTesia Art Walk on August 29th- so if you’re an artist interested in selling your work, please call/text Rebecca @ 575.746.1117!

We are excited and honored to be hosting the New Mexico MainStreet Summer Networking meeting and 30th Anniversary Celebration this week.  Please help us give a warm Artesia welcome to Main Street Directors, Board Members and Volunteers from across the state. 
What is Artesia MainStreet Inc.?  We have been a part of this community since 1997, but often people ask, “What do you do?” Our goals include educating the public about downtown Artesia’s unique development, historical value and architectural heritage... Read More »