UFO Festival

Alien Costume Contest Winners!

Thank you everyone who entered and attended the Alien Pet and People Contest winners sponsored by the Roswell Museum and Art Center!  We also hope everyone was able to tour the museum and enjoy the shows at the Planetarium!

Congratulations to the 2016 winners!:

Adult TV/Movie/Cosplay Personality: 1st: Michael Melton, Las Cruces, NM; 2nd: Ratacha Brooks, […]

Window decorating winners

Congratulations to the winners of the window decorating contest:


1st Nifty 50’s
2nd Once Again Consignment
3rd Bows & Britches


Main Street Arts
Alien Zone

Alien Light Parade Winners

Thank  you so much for all the entries into the Alien Light Parade! Congratulations to the winners below! Please let us know what you thought of the parade.
Coordinators Choice – Austin Bike Zoo

Crowd Appeal – High Desert Pipes and Drums

Theme – Belly Dancers

Color – Clary Sage Bed and Breakfast

Lights – […]



That’s right!  Over 110 food, crafts, collectibles, UFO items, speakers, authors and so much more will be at this year’s UFO Festival!  This is huge!  Add all that on top of all the speakers, FREE family fun and activities, costume contests, passport program, 2 stages with FREE entertainment, crafts and more and you have […]

2016 UFO Festival Schedule

You are going to be amazed at all the events, speakers and fun that is going on at the 2016 UFO Festival!  You will have trouble determining which event is the most important.
Check out the full schedule!
For an even more comprehensive schedule that includes the Roswell Galacticon and speaker bios and topics, keep […]

Top 5 reasons to enter our costume contests!

Worldwide attention!
Media from around the world eat this stuff up.  The more creative, the better!
People and pets in amazing costumes!
How often do you actually get to see such a wide variety of species dressed as aliens – and you get to be one of them??
It’s FREE and you can win a trophy and bragging […]

July 4 Fireworks Extravaganza!

#july4 #independence #roswell #ufofestival
Roswell Sertoma and the City of Roswell are proud to bring you the Mike Satterfield July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza! Visitors from around the world have seen our show and admit it is one of the best they have ever seen. Join us for free entertainment and fun.

The Elks Lodge #969 are […]

Snapchat Geofilter will be live!

You will want to tag yourself at the UFO Festival and our live Geofilter with Snapchat!!!  When you visit the UFO Festival, come to the Chaves County Courthouse lawn and take your Snapchat and share your story!  This will be available for a limited time only!

9 a.m. June 30 – 5 p.m. July 3

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FREE Entertainment Abounds at the UFO Festival!

We have some great free entertainment planned at the UFO Festival!  Check it out!

Who’s speaking at the UFO Festival?

Your wait is over!  We have posted the schedule and bios of the world renowned speakers for the 2016 UFO Festival.  Believer or skeptic, you will find these seminars very eye-opening!