hogan and moss - old weird america - at Pinto in Hillsboro

Take a drive to Hillsboro and pop in to Pinto from 1-3 for live music by Hogan and Moss.

the rifters - live music in hillsboro

The Rifters represent modern Western music with sincerity and honor, with lyrics, tunes and harmonies meant to celebrate a particular place and to encase it in the listener’s memory. With their soaring three-part harmonies the band use a myriad of acoustic and electric instruments that traverse a range of musical styles that never fail to … Read more

big ditch crickets performing for a contra dance in Hillsboro

The Hillsboro Community Center is hosting a Contra Dance featuring the Big Ditch Crickets from Silver City. Contra has origins in English and Scottish country dance. A contra dance event is a social gathering that anyone can attend — bring yourself, bring a partner or bring a group of friends. Dancers form lines and follow … Read more

pinto coffee and gifts hillsboro new mexico

Pinto is an adobe artisan shop and coffee spot owned and managed by artisans Jessica Wertz & Jason Wittman.

bill bussman with his bass at pickamania

Join the town of Hillsboro and the family of Bill Bussman for a gathering to celebrate Bill’s life and to dedicate the Bill Bussmann Sound Stage at the Hillsboro Community Center. Sponsored by the Hillsboro Pickers, featuring lots of music by friends of Bill. The event includes a community pot luck, a silent auction and … Read more

studio of jessica wertz

Ceramics by Jessica Wertz are available online and during special events in Hillsboro.

moonrise over the gila from the continental divide

Another Gila Wilderness Centennial event, the documentary film “Legacy of the Weeks Act” brings to life an act of congress which most Americans are ignorant of. It is why we have National Forests!

aldo leopold trip to the rio gavilan

Photo of Aldo Leopold by Pacific Southwest Region 5 – Aldo Leopold trip to the Rio Gavilan Public Domain A Gila Wilderness Centennial event, this Living History Chautauqua performance by naturalist Steve Morgan showcases “Aldo Leopold and the Gila Wilderness.”

road winding through the gila wilderness

“Legacies of the Gila,” “Stewardship of the Gila,” and “Tales of the Gila Trout.” These are films on the Gila Wilderness written and produced by the students of the Gila Film School, New Mexico State University. The public is invited to stick around after the screening for a community potluck and a chance to mingle … Read more

gila wilderness centennial 2024

In celebration of the Centennial Celebration for the Gila Wilderness, the documentary film “Green Fire – Aldo Leopold and the Land Ethic for Our Time” is being shown at the HIllsboro Community Center. Afterwards there will be a question-and-answer session with historian Dr. Stephen R. Fox and Aldo Leopold Chautauquan Steve Morgan.

apache treaties history talk with jeffrey shepherd

Dr. Jeffery Shepherd of the University of Texas at El Paso will present “Apache Treaties: Land, Power and Race in the Gila Wilderness” at the Hillsboro Community Center.

famed vaquero francisco bojorquez

Head to Hillsboro to learn local history at “The Cowboy Sheriff of Sierra County, NM, 1865-1920,” a presentation by Karl Laumbach. Laumbauch will talk about the fascinating life of Francisco M. Bojorquez, who was born and raised in the State of Sonora, Mexico, where he learned the trade of vaquero. After moving to Sierra County, … Read more

hillsboro community center

Taos Roadtrip and Friends has been playing Americana and 2-stepping music for the last 20 years. They incorporate western swing, country, bluegrass, folk, blues, and gospel roots into an inspiring high energy show. Bring your dancing boots and hit the HCC dance floor. Suggested donation: $15 or $12 for HCC members.

wil maring robert bowlin january 6 2024

Award-winning singer-songwriter Wil Maring and virtuoso guitarist/fiddler Robert Bowlin combine their talents, smoothly blending elements from old-time and bluegrass, jazz and blues, Celtic and country, to create an original acoustic music all their own. Wil’s clear, airy vocal style and heartfelt delivery, with her proficiency on upright bass and guitar, provide a perfect complement to … Read more

christmas in the foothills, hillsboro new mexico

Artists, artisans and crafters from Hillsboro, Kingston, Berrenda, Animas Creek, T or C, Las Cruces and neighboring areas will be set up at the Hillsboro Community Center. Food will be available from the HCC kitchen. Elsewhere in the community visit the Hillsboro General Store Cafe, the Hillsboro Trading Post, Ike Wilton’s Custom Leather, Jessica Wertz … Read more

christmas in the foothills, hillsboro new mexico

Artists, artisans and crafters from Hillsboro, Kingston, Berrenda, Animas Creek, T or C, Las Cruces and neighboring areas will be set up at the Hillsboro Community Center. Food will be available from the HCC kitchen. Elsewhere in the community visit the Hillsboro General Store Cafe, the Hillsboro Trading Post, Ike Wilton’s Custom Leather, Jessica Wertz … Read more

buffalo belles millinery dewcatcher hat with suede and turquose snake

Each handmade Buffalo Belle hat provides 98% protection against the strong sunlight of desert southwest.

sues antiques boots and books hillsboro new mexico

An antiques store on Main Street in Hillsboro, with a giant selection of books and other items. Open most Saturdays and for special events.

hillsboro tradin post display case horse and tack

Custom leather work, antiques and consignment shop.

hillsboro rock shop

Local and rare minerals; gold prospecting equipment; rockhound supplies.

black range museum hillsboro new mexico

Housed in what was built pre-1893 as the Ocean Grove Hotel, the Black Range Museum tells the story of Hillsboro and its famous (and infamous) residents.

general store cafe in hillsboro nm

Home-made food in a casual atmosphere.

hillsboro rv village

Our park is located in the historic mining town of Hillsboro. Expect a small town pace and no cell phone signals. Our sites are wired for telephones/DSL; service can be arranged through the phone company.

rio abajo rio storefront main street hillsboro

Call to check apothecary hours or to make appointments for therapeutic massage. Massage appointments may also be made on the website.

hillsboro community center

The HCC was originally the high school. Today it is a venue and meeting place. A public library is inside.

Enchanted Villa Bed & Breakfast, Hillsboro NM

A charming lodging option built in 1941 in historic and lovely Hillsboro. Patios, a great room, wireless internet.