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.

What's Happening

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.

Light Up Artesia

'Light Up Artesia' will be held on December 4, 2014. LUA Parade of Lights application available 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.

Fall Activities

October brings to mind fall days, Football Fridays, changing leaves and of course Art in the Park!  The 40th Annual Art in the Park will be held at Central Park (Quay and 7th St) on Saturday October 18th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  This great annual event is free, fun for the whole family and features unique hand-crafted items from skilled artisans.  For more information regarding Art in the Park call the Artesia Arts Council at 746.4212.

October 1st also officially kicks off the beginning of Shop Artesia- where every time you spend money in Artesia, you have a chance to win big bucks.  Collect your receipts starting from October 1st, and bring them to the Chamber of Commerce, where for every fifty dollars you spend, you will be entered to win...Read More »