Celebrate Halloween with DLCP’s Zombie Walk!

Woman and baby dressed up as zombies. Image taken by Mirage Art Photography

Las Cruces, NM-  Fall has officially settled in Las Cruces – the weather is getting colder, coffee shops and bakeries are offering all things pumpkin, the leaves are turning beautiful […]

Call to Writers: Generations Community Writing Project

Apply to be part of the Las Cruces Arts and Cultural District (LCACD) collaboration with the Downtown Las Cruces Partnership Generations Community Writing Project!  Application below. DEADLINE: February 15, 2021 […]

The 4-point approach: Introduction

Main Street Downtown metal sign

What is Main Street? Growing up in Clovis, New Mexico “Main Street” didn’t mean much to me. When I was young Main Street was used for two things: parades and […]

Food Truck Fiesta!

Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the Month! This past Wednesday was the Food Truck Fiesta in the Plaza de Las Cruces! This Food Truck event changed it’s location from […]

Downtown and Architecture

Chrysler Skyscraper

  Iconic Downtowns This week I wanted to discuss downtown’s current architectural state and what a person may see in the coming years as downtown progresses.  Lately I have been thinking about […]

Las Cruces Best and Brightest

Sylvia Ulloa

Las Cruces Sun News Editor – Sylvia Ulloa An editor at her college newspaper, Sylvia Ulloa was already on the path to her future career from an early start. She […]

Enjoying Spring in Downtown

Fountains on Plaza de Las Cruces

Before the windy season, enjoy the beautiful weather in downtown! Today felt like the first real day of Spring in Las Cruces with a wonderful 82 degrees outside. With this in mind, […]

Why You Should Care About Downtown

Greetings from Las Cruces postcard

The Development of a Successful Downtown Lately I have seen comments on our Facebook page from Las Crucens asking why they should support downtown when there are already other developed parts of […]

DwellFresh Juice

Close up of Dwell Fresh Juice Bar

Las Cruces Best and Brightest Wellness and nutrition are important aspects of life. Kim Chormicle and her son Marcus, owners of DwellFresh Juice takes these components and create a lifestyle. The […]

What is New Mexico MainStreet?

New Mexico Main Street logo

New Mexico MainStreet Winter Quarterly Meeting Last week I had the pleasure of traveling up to Santa Fe to attend the New Mexico MainStreet (NMMS) winter quarterly meeting for three […]

What’s New Downtown?

Downtown Las Cruces Main Street

The Winds of Change The start of the new year has brought good things to downtown Las Cruces. The end of January  has started a rise in new business prospects. […]