Welcome to Downtown Artesia

"Seeking Artists for Art Walk" Artesia MainStreet is currently seeking artists to sell their work during the ARTesia Art Walk. Local and Regional artists will be paired with local businesses on Saturday, September 20th from 10 AM to 4 PM for a day of art and shopping downtown! If you are interested, or know of an artist that is interested please call Artesia MainStreet 575.746.1117

What's Happening

ARTesia Walk

September 20, 2014 | 10 am to 4 pm

Experience ART downtown with the 2014 Art Walk. Click here to download a map!

Participating merchants, download 'Welcome' packet here.

The Foundation

Click here to download "The Foundation: Artesia's Newest Bronze" information and contribution brochure.

Making Strides

Finance New Mexico outlines the progress Artesia Mainstreet is making. Read the article here.

Artesia Walking Tour

Go ahead and take a virtual tour of Artesia, NM. Once you're done, come see us, and take the tour for yourself. You'll get to see everything that Artesia has to offer.

Works in Progress

We are working on great things in Artesia. Take a look at some of our current projects. Then, see some of our finished projects in our accomplishments page.

Downtown Merchants

Our downtown merchants are what make Artesia great. Take a look at some of what downtown Artesia has to offer, and take a look at our great list of local merchants.

Summer Activities

Artesia MainStreet has been working hard for the past year… on the design of a new bronze statue!!  Our newest bronze statue will be placed in the roundabout in front of the library, and the design has been influenced by our new library.  “The Foundation”, as the statue is called, reflects the importance of education and the youth in our community.  Stacks of books- some classics, some popular will be cast in bronze, and at a monumental size.   Several young adults are perched on the stack reading, but we need some help deciding what they are reading from our Artesia Public School students!

In 25 words or less, we are asking students in grades 1-12 to name their favorite book and why....Read More »