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 […]
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 […]
Congratulations to all the winners and thanks to all who participated. The results are in! Learn more!
We apologize not many photos yet, we have all taken thousands already! We sincerely hope you are enjoying the 2017 Festival and would love to hear from you. Please rate us on Facebook or comment. Let us know what you like the best! We have the winners of the Electric Light Parade: Best Lights: Highland […]
Finally! It’s here! If you live close to Roswell you will most likely be on the road today. If you are coming from the Albuquerque/Santa Fe area, be sure to take the Musical Highway off the old Route 66. You won’t regret it. Stay safe and we will see all of you in Roswell tomorrow!
We can feel the excitement mounting! Two more days! We hope you have downloaded our schedule to see what amazing things you want to do over the four day Festival!
3 days, 72 hours, 4320 minutes….. So close, yet so far. Relax, it will be here soon!
Well, if you live far, far away (maybe another galaxy), you will probably begin your travels to Roswell today! Don’t get lost. Be safe and have fun! Be careful of TSA if you are flying, they may think you are an alien.