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Nelson Illusions

New Mexico Tech Performing Arts Series: Nelson Illusions: Smoke & Mystery Friday March 27, 2015

The largest touring illusion show in the United States, carrying over 30,000 pounds of equipment! Website

Fishing Derby 2013

2015 Community Youth Fishing Derby

Saturday, March 28, 2015 Escondida Lake Registration starts at 7:00 am

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Trinity Site Opened to the Public Saturday, April 4th

“On July 16, 1945 the world changed with the explosion of the first atomic bomb. The explosion took place at Trinity Site which is on what is now White Sands Missile Range. Trinity is a national historic landmark which is currently open to the public once a year.” Shuttle Service provided by the City of Socorro Transportation […]

Very Large Array

Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array Guided Tours

SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 2015 The Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array is a great place to visit. Located 50 miles west of Socorro, the VLA is offering guided tours the first Saturday of every month. Make a day of it and visit the Etscorn Observatory at New Mexico Tech in Socorro an hour after dusk for First […]