Las Cruces Space Festival Schedule Round Up

The Las Cruces Space Festival launches in one month! We have so many activities planned for April 7-13th, 2019 that it has become increasingly difficult to create a schedule on […]

Guest Speakers at the Las Cruces Space Festival

The inaugural Las Cruces Space Festival in 2018 featured three guest speakers. In 2019, the Festival will include over 20 keynote talks and presentations. Las Cruces Space Festival Director Jonathan […]

LCPS Poster Contest Finalists

Ten finalists from the Las Cruces Public Schools (LCPS) Poster Contest have been chosen by the crew from the Challenger Learning Center of Las Cruces. Five finalists have been chosen […]

Countdown to Launch

The full schedule for the 2019 Las Cruces Space Festival is here! We are excited to launch 2019 events at Spaceport America on Sunday, April 7th. Up to 50 planes […]

Hand Made Light Exhibit

We are delighted to welcome Artist Tim Fitzpatrick and his exhibit, Hand Made Light, to the Las Cruces Space Festival. Tim’s installations exploring emission spectra of the elements will be […]

Free Movies at the Rio Grande Theatre

What do Tom Hanks, Matt Damon, Jodie Foster and Matthew McConoughey have in common with the Las Cruces Space Festival? They all star in space movies that we will be […]