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

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

There is still time to shop local for back to school!  The beginning of school is just around the corner  if you still need to pick up a few supplies, or some new shoes- you have until midnight tonight to shop tax free.   Tax-free items include; clothing and shoes (all items under $100), school supplies (all items under $30), and computers/tablets (under $1,000).  For a complete list of rules regarding the tax-free holiday weekend, visit our Facebook page.

All year Artesia MainStreet promotes shopping local, but why not save some money while you shop right here in Artesia- you save time and support our local entrepreneurs...Read More »