Downtown Carlsbad Farmers and Makers Market opens season

The Downtown Carlsbad Farmers and Makers Market opened its season May 20.

The event is scheduled for every Thursday until Oct. 21, 2021. It kicks off at 5:30 p.m.

It is sponsored by Nuclear Waste Partnership and Mosaic.

Those interested in registering as a vendor at the market should should contact Carlsbad MainStreet at 575-628-3768 or by email at

Every third Thursday, Pearl of the Pecos and MainStreet will also host live entertainment. The event is free and open to the public.

To kick off the celebration Carlsbad MainStreet gifted the gazebo constructed on the Eddy County Courthouse to Eddy County.

Carlsbad MainStreet director Ashly Key presented Eddy County Manager Allen Davis with a certificate as part of the transition.

Down the block Century 21 Dunagan Associates celebrated its grand re-opening May 20. Dunagan Associates is located at 212 W. Stevens St. 

The Carlsbad Downtown Farmers and Makers Market opened May 20.

Zia Bike and Board Shop also held a grand opening and ribbon cutting. The bike shop is one of the newest businesses locate in the heart of Carlsbad local shopping district.

Jessica Onsurez can be reached at, @JussGREAT on Twitter at by phone at 575-628-5531.