Welcome to Downtown Artesia
Artesia MainStreet invites you to explore the great things our downtown district has to offer! From monumental bronze statues that celebrate our unique history, to shopping and dining, downtown Artesia is a cornerstone of activity in this Southeastern New Mexico community.
Tour Artesia from your computer! Then, come join us to shop and enjoy our attractions and events! Contact us for more information.
A question many people have is, “Can discount centers and malls take the place of downtowns and Main Street?” The answer is NO- they cannot! Downtowns have traditionally been the center of retail shopping, and here in Artesia we still have many thriving downtown retail business, but discount centers and malls have become a popular option in addition to Main. There are several reasons why the Main Street District is important in addition to great retail opportunities in Artesia.
We know that the Main Street District is a prominent employment center for several large service companies, and dozens of smaller companies. There are a large amount of people that are employed in Artesia that are employed in the downtown area. Our downtown is a reflection of our community... Read More »