Come out and join Ruidoso Parks and Rec for the First Annual Bunny Run at Cedar Creek. You are welcome to run / walk with an Easter Costume. We'll have Medals for the "Top 3" Finishers in each division. The Village of Ruidoso, Parks & Recreation Easter Egg Hunt will be right after the Run at 10:00AM. Registration fee: $15. For more information call Parks and Recreation at 575-257-5030.
Bring the kiddos out to enjoy the largest Easter Egg Hunt in the area. Over 5,000 eggs are hidden for children ages 12 and under. After the event, enjoy fire truck rides, visits with the Easter Bunny and Smokey Bear might even be there!
Help us to create positive change and lasting impact in Ruidoso by joining our 2019 Great American Cleanup, a nationwide community improvement program. There will be shirts, food, and prize giveaways for volunteers.
Support High Mountain Youth Project's Drop-In Center for at Risk High School Kids by entering a team in the Bed Race! Catch the Parade through Midtown beginning at 9:00 am Saturday morning. Then, watch as the teams race their beds back to Zipline Park for a Chile Cookoff. Following the race there will be activities at the park! All proceeds benefit the High Mountain Youth Project.
Break out the small rods and reels for young anglers to tests their skills. Grindstone Lake in Ruidoso will be teeming with activity the morning of June 15, 2019, as children line the shore to try out their casting arms.
Lace up those running shoes and get those buns in gear for the 37th Schlotzsky’s Bun Run! The Bun Run is the perfect race for casual runners and serious racers! And don’t forget the kids and pets! Kids are welcome to sign up for the 5K, but if they aren’t quite ready they can run the kids only 1K!
In memory of Yank Kannady, we are hosting the 3rd Annual Organ donor Awareness Run. This year we will have a 10K, 5K and 1 mile run. The run will be directed by Race Adventures Unlimited. It will start at the White Mountain Park complex. All proceeds go to help us continue to raise awareness about organ donation and register new donors.
Get your adventure on year-round! Ruidoso Parks & Rec offers a wide variety of facilities for the pursuit of recreation and sport. From playgrounds and walking trails to tennis courts and a municipal swimming pool complete with a water slide, plus lakes and rivers you can fish, we have plenty of places to relax or be active.
Looking for a unique venue to host a special event or gathering? Ruidoso parks offer a variety of venues to host everything from picnics to concerts, weddings to birthday parties. In addition we have venues for sporting events with soccer fields, tennis courts, pickle ball courts and baseball/softball fields.