The Eastern New Mexico State Fair begins Monday afternoon, with a 10 a.m. opening parade along Main Street from College Boulevard to Summit Street.
Several entities will be closed for all or part of the day as a result.
All public schools with the Roswell Independent School District, Dexter Consolidated Schools, Hagerman Municipal Schools and Lake Arthur Municipal Schools will be closed for the day.
The Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell campus will be closed and no classes will be held. Regular campus hours and classes will resume on Tuesday. For campus information, call 575-624-7000.
Local Government Hours
City of Roswell offices and the Chaves County Administrative Center offices will close from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Some local businesses are closed during the parade or for the entire day. The Roswell Daily Record business, circulation and advertising offices will be closed from 10 a.m. to noon. The newsroom will remain open.