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Carlsbad hosts ‘Youth Poster Contest’

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Carlsbad

Until April 30

Holey Landscape! — Guadalupe Mountains Annual Youth Poster Contest

Guadalupe Mountains National Park, in partnership with the National Cave and Karst Research Institute, invites all young artists between the ages of 6-17 to participate in its fourth annual Youth Poster Contest.

This year’s theme focuses on karst and its importance in the natural world. Interested artists can download the 2019 poster contest entry form on the Guadalupe Mountains website.

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For more information, visit nps.gov/gumo or call Elizabeth Jackson at 915-828-3251, ext. 2300.

Cloudcroft

March 23

Gleewood concert

The Americana/rock band Gleewood presents its newest EP and favorite songs at Cloudcroft Brewing Company, 1301 Burro Ave., at 6 p.m. For more information, visit its Facebook event page.

Carlsbad

March 23 to 24

Carlsbad Hollywood Action Fest and Anime Expo

Xtreme Force Promotions and Roach Digital Media present Carlsbad’s first ComicCon: Hollywood Action Fest and Anime Expo at Walter Gerrells Performing Arts Center, 4012 National Parks Hwy., with opening times on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Guest of honor is action superstar Mike Copan, Stephanie Nadolny Fernandez (Young Goku from Dragon Ball Z) and Silver Ranger Justin Nimmo. There will be action, cosplay, anime and music by the band Severo Fuego Grupo.

For more information, visit growtix/Carlsbad Hollywood Action Fest, its Facebook event page or text Carlsbad to 850-612-2849.

Kids under 5 get in for free.

Artesia

March 29

Surf’s Up — Beach Boys Tribute Band concert

Surf’s Up — The Beach Boys Tribute Band performs at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center, 310 W. Main St., at 7 p.m.

The band has been perfecting and recreating the Beach Boys’ sound for 25 years. Their harmonies capture the authentic blend of the Beach Boys like no other.

For more information, visit artesiaartscouncil.com, email boxoffice@artesiaartscouncil.com or call 575-746-4212.

Lincoln

March 30

Lincoln After Dark

This year’s Lincoln After Dark’s theme is Murder and Mayhem. It is hosted by New Mexico Historic Sites. Doors open at 6 p.m. and tours are at 7, 8 and 9 p.m. For more information and to reserve tickets, call 575-653-4025.

Rio Rancho

March 31

MercyMe — I Can Only Imagine Tour

Christian superstars MercyMe have announced they will be playing the Santa Ana Star Center. Joining MercyMe on their tour will be special guest Crowder. Tickets are now on sale.

For more information, visit santaanastarcenter.com.

Alamogordo/ Tularosa

April 6

Trinity Site Tour

A tour of the first atomic bomb site. Participants drive their own vehicle to the historic site in a caravan.

The caravan starts at Tularosa High School Athletics Field parking lot (behind the school), 1305 Eighth St., Tularosa. at 7:30 a.m.

For more information, visit wsmr.army.mil or call White Sands Missile Range Public Affairs at 575-678-1134.

Carlsbad

April 6

ECSP Rodeos Flag Rider Tryouts

ECSP is looking for flag riders to carry sponsor flags during its events, as well as parades. Tryouts start at eCSP Arena, 1601 E. Greene St., at 6 p.m. sharp.

Tryout has to be on the horse or horses that will be ridden and be owned by the rider as well as tack. Horse must be healthy and sound. Competitive riders have to have their own straw hat.

For more information, visit its Facebook event page.

Hobbs

April 6

Color Me Run/Walk

The 3K and 5K color Me Run/Walk takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Harry McAdams Park, Jack Gomez Boulevard.

There will be games and prizes, obstacle courses, food, music and face painting.

For more information, email atkfunrun@gmail.com include in the subject, “I want it” or call 575-318-8059 or 575-942-9921.

Artesia

April 9

California Guitar Trio concert

The California Guitar Trio performs at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center, 310 W. Main St., at 7 p.m.

Since 1991, the California Guitar Trio has enthralled listeners with a singular sound that crisscrosses genres. The trio’s questing spirit drives it to explore the intersections between rock, jazz, classical and world music. It even throws in the occasional surf or spaghetti Western tune for good measure.

For more information, visit artesiaartscouncil.com, email boxoffice@artesiaartscouncil.com or call 575-746-4212.

Rio Rancho

April 11-14

Cirque Du Soleil – Corteo

Corteo, the latest arena production from Cirque du Soleil, will be in Rio Rancho at the Santa Ana Star Center from April 11 to 14. Tickets are now on sale.

For more information, visit santaanastarcenter.com.

Glenwood

April 13

Dutch oven gathering

The dutch oven gathering offers authentic Dutch oven cooking. The organizers are still looking for cooks and vendors. The gathering takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Glenwood Community Park on Catwalk Road.

For more information, email Molly Bryan at 3mollymules60@gmail.com or call 575-539-2714 (no texts).

If you would like your event listed on the entertainment calendar, please email vision@rdrnews.com or call 622-7710 ext. 309.