Boots & Besties: The Cowgirl’s Guide to a Girl’s Weekend at the Las Cruces Country Music Festival

Grab your boots, your besties, and your best pair of jeans–the weekend is yours

The Las Cruces Country Music Festival has a Girlfriends Getaway that will put that spring back in your step. Rustle up your girls and come on down to relax and recharge. No work, no kids, no hubby, no worries. Just three days and nights of fun with country’s best performances, VIP Parties, Shopping, Spas, Wine Tours and a whole lot more. And all at a price that won’t break the bank.

You’re already a VIP, now party like one

Kick off the weekend early with a Thursday evening VIP Party at Whiskey Dicks! Hey, you deserve it. The VIP experience kicks off with a private country music session at the VIP party, on Friday and Saturday it includes access to VIP parking, and access to the VIP tent all weekend long! But head’s up–VIP Passes are going fast though, so move quickly before they’re all gone.

Girls Just Want to Have Fun

Get your girl squad up early and start your day at one of Las Cruces’ fine spas. Maybe it’s a mani-pedi that you’re craving to get festival-ready, or maybe it’s just a mellow massage or facial to get you feeling renewed. Las Cruces offers a variety of spas–book your appointments now!

Head on out to historic Old Mesilla for a touch of fun western history and heritage, followed up with some retail therapy browsing the many unique shops in this hidden gem of a town. Settle in for an authentic Mexican lunch and a luscious local libation or two. (Two words: “Jalapeno Margarita”)  Ready to shop?  Click here! 

Maybe the Wine and Ale Trail is more to your “tasting.” How about a visit to some of our favorite wineries and breweries. And on the way, enjoy the Southwestern scenery and the friendliest wineries in Southern New Mexico. Give that glass a swirl, girl!

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Every Night is Ladies’ Night

Slip into your boots and get ready to ‘Kick It’ with your girls under Las Cruces night skies to some of the best sounds in country music. Dwight, King Leg and Frankie Ballard take the stage for an unforgettable night of country music.

And in between sets, you and your posse will want to get your official CMF apparel and merchandise. And don’t forget your little cowboys and cowgirls at home. They’ll love their official CMF shirts!

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And don’t forget to score your Jump The Line Cup. Because while he’s home ‘towing the line,” you and the girls will be “Jumping the Line.”

More Than Music – It’s Saturday – Sample All That Las Cruces Has to Offer

How about a morning hike in the gorgeous and iconic Organ Mountains, or maybe it’s time to get your Zen on with a yoga class. Stroll through the Farmer’s Market for the best in local products and crafts. There’s no better place or time to do a little gift shopping – uncover that perfect find for the babysitter, dog sitter, or that special someone.

You rocked it late into the night, the selfies tell the story. Las Cruces and Mesilla are sure to have whatever you’re hungry for today. Brunch isn’t just for Sunday. Or If it’s breakfast you crave, breakfast burritos abound. Something more substantial? Wraps, burgers, a “proper” lunch? No problem. We’ve got you covered.

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Let’s Keep it Country Saturday Night With Sawyer Brown, Randy House, Brennin and more.

The iconic Sawyer Brown will remind you and the girls what you came for with his country rock sound. With some luck, he’ll play his anthem, “Some Girls Do” because….well, some girls do. Randy Houser will keep you and all of Cruces dancing to “How Country Feels” and his other hits. And if your heart skips a beat for Brennin, (as in TV Series “Nashville”) you will not be alone ladies.

Cuz Monday’s Coming…..

It’s Sunday and your last day to enjoy all things country with your besties. You’ve shopped, you’ve danced, now fit a run in! Get your sweat on with a fun run at the Giddy Up Gallop. Put on your best western costume and bring home the prize for “the team.”

The fun continues with Whataburger Sunday Funday. If you can’t get enough country, kick it with our country DJ until the Abe Mac Band rocks the stage, and don’t miss country music star Rick Trevino when he hits the stage at 2:30 to close out the festival.

You’ve been there, get the T-Shirt and have a whole lot of selfies to tell the story. Las Cruces Country Music Festival 2018 – A Girls Getaway to remember. And see you next year!

Come for the Music, Stay for the Fun – Hotel Packages

When it’s time to put your head on the pillow, we have just the ticket. Our ticket and hotel packages offer you non-stop fun and value, and a few extras to boot.

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