“Postponed due to the NM Department of Health’s Emergency Order.  Event will be rescheduled for a later date”




1:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Registration
6:00 pm – Cruise down Main Street


7:00 – 11:00 am – Registration
9:00 am – 3:00 pm – Car Show
3:00 pm – Frank Hammond Memorial Decade Awards




Featuring everything from classic cars to classic tractors there’s something for everyone at the Main Event Car Show & Cruise. Downtown and Main Street transform into one of the hot spots for car enthusiasts, residents and visitors alike to come together and enjoy a weekend filled with cruising, competition, and fun. Friday evening includes a Cruise down MainStreet. Then join us in the Heritage Plaza all Saturday for a unique event of cars, food & music.


Click below to download the entry form or see what hotel accommodations are available.


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from the Main Event Car Show & Cruise.

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510 W. Main Street | Artesia, NM 88210

Mailing Address: PO Box 1635, Artesia, NM 88211

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As a Main Street America™ Accredited program, Artesia MainStreet is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities who share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development. All Main Street America™ Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by the National Main Street Center.