Downtown Artesia...where life and art meet

Artesia MainStreet invites you to explore the great things our downtown district has to offer! From monumental bronze statues that celebrate our unique history, to shopping and dining, downtown Artesia is a cornerstone of activity in this Southeastern New Mexico community.

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

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

Many people celebrate Memorial Day as an extended weekend and the unofficial start to summer- pool parties with friends, barbequing with family or catching up on housework.  To some families across the U.S. the weekend has a different meaning.  Many will remember their lost loved ones who died serving in the Armed Forces. 

This holiday originated after the American Civil War to commemorate the Confederate and Union soldiers who had lost their lives, but by the 20th century, it has been extended to honor all Americans who have died while in military service.

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