Visit Socorro New Mexico

29th Annual 4th of July Celebration

Get ready for an in-person 4th of July Celebration at its new home, the Socorro Rodeo & Sports Complex, with old and new features. Expect great music from Socorro’s favorite local bands & NM’s favorite son, Al Hurricane Jr. With plenty room for dancing, waterslide & jump balloon (1-5pm), food and other vendors, and of course, a fantastic fireworks display from NM Tech’s EMRTC at Dark.

Congratulations – New Mexico Tech Rugby Team – National Champions!

The New Mexico Tech Miners Rugby Team are the 2022 Small School National Champions!

Very Large Array, west of Socorro

National Radio Astronomy Observatory & New Mexico – Current Impacts & Future Opportunities

NRAO’s Very Large Array (VLA) is a Federally Funded Research and Development Center operated by Associated Universities, Inc. (AUI) for the National Science Foundation (NSF) since 1975.

2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

COVID-19 is a highly infectious and fast-spreading virus. Symptoms and their effects can range from mild to severe and in certain cases result in extreme health complications and death.