ONLY 35 DAYS LEFT UNTIL THE 2018 UFO MUSEUM UFOLOGIST INVASION! It’ll be here before you know it. Be sure to check out the International UFO Museum & Research Center website for information on the speakers they will be hosting the days of the Invasion, and don’t forget to mark it on your calendars – […]
Would you like to volunteer at the largest UFO Festival in the world? We need help from being a Roswell Ambassador to cleanup, take down and booth support. You will get a free t-shirt and swag bag if you volunteer a minimum of four hours. If you are interested in being a part of something […]
One of our most popular events at the UFO Festival is the annual light parade. Xcel Energy is sponsoring this event this year. Enjoy the beautiful summer evening and amazingly creative floats full of aliens and spaceships. The parade begins at 9 p.m. on Saturday, July 7 and runs south from 9th St. to 3rd […]
The City of Roswell Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting the Alien Chase Saturday, July 7. The Alien Chase features a 10K run, 10K walk, 5K run, and a 5K walk. Participants in each race will compete in nine age divisions for men and women. The 10K races will start at 6:45 a.m. and […]
One morning around Independence Day 1947, about 75 miles from the town of Roswell, New Mexico, a rancher named Mac Brazel found something unusual in his sheep pasture: a mess of metallic sticks held together with tape; chunks of plastic and foil reflectors; and scraps of a heavy, glossy, paper-like material. Unable to identify […]
In the epic adventure film `Independence Day,’ strange phenomena surface around the globe. The skies ignite. Terror races through the world’s major cities. As these extraordinary events unfold, it becomes increasingly clear that a force of incredible magnitude has arrived, its mission: total annihilation over the Fourth of July weekend. The last hope to stop […]
Do you love Star Wars? Who doesn’t? We are thrilled to announce that members of the 501st Dewback Ridge Garrison will be on hand for photos and more at the official 2018 UFO Festival! Since 1997, the costuming organization known as the 501st Legion has spread the magic of the Star Wars genre worldwide through […]
We are excited to announce the Drake Hayes Band will be our headliner for Saturday, July 7, 2018. This band puts on an electrifying show that will keep you on your toes all night. Check out the band!
If you love space then you will absolutely love the shows at the newly renovated Dr. Robert H. Goddard Planetarium. Cool down and enjoy the laser shows and movies. The City of Roswell just completely renovated the planetarium with some amazing new features. Check out the full schedule of awesome shows!
Have you an awesome vehicle or bike you want the universe to see? Then you will want to be sure to enter the official 2018 UFO Festival Car Show. With a low entry fee you can show off your pride and joy. Learn more on how to enter.