Adventures for the whole family to enjoy in the Las Cruces area
Once you’ve finally found the place to call home, after settling in you might be left wondering what activities there are near by. While Las Cruces is scattered with many wineries and local shops that the parents might enjoy, some families may be searching for something a little more kid friendly. Lucky for you, Las Cruces is just the place to find dozens of places to bring the family and create new and fun memories.
While Las Cruces generally has coveted weather, on the occasional rainy day, or even a day where you need a break from the sun, My Kids’ Café Indoor Playground is the perfect place to go. The best part about this café is that it not only provides the perfect hands on place for your kids to play, but it also allows for a great experience for you as the parent. This revolutionary café offers espresso and snacks so you can sit down and take a load off while your kids have the time of their lives. One of the best things (besides it’s indoor location) about My Kids’ Café Indoor Playground is that it offers multiple different play areas that are targeted for specific ages. This ensures that your toddler isn’t getting ran over by a 7 year old as well as guaranteed that your 7 year old isn’t getting bored in an outgrown play place.
Another family friendly feature offered in Las Cruces is the Museum of Nature & Science. This museum helps children of all ages experience all of their senses while exploring the sciences and learning about the natural New Mexico environment. Unlike other museums, admission to the Museum of Nature & Science is always free allowing for a perfect family day trip without breaking the bank. Let the kids explore and have fun while learning!
The Thomas Branigan Memorial Library offers multiple different events for children scattered throughout the week. Mother Goose Time is targeted for newborns-13 month olds and provides songs, nursery rhymes and play for everyone to enjoy. For toddlers there is Toddler Time targeted for 1-2 year olds and their parents/caregivers. During Toddler Time you can enjoy a story, sing songs and even enjoy finger plays. For ages 3 and up Read to Me is the perfect place to enjoy story time, sing songs, finger plays and even the occasional puppet show! All three of these events are free to the community and have all the materials that are needed. All you need to do is pack your family up and head over to the library for some educational fun.
Game day! The second Saturday of every month is family game day at the Las Cruces Railroad Museum. With multiple different games and puzzles to choose from, your family, no matter what age, is sure to find something they will enjoy. The Game Day goes from 10am-noon, once noon hits head on over to one of the many different parks and/or playgrounds that Las Cruces has to offer it’s residents and visitors.
With so many different family events available for you and your family, it is easy to fall in love with your new home as well as your new town. If you’re still searching for the perfect home in the Las Cruces area, contact an agent today and get ready to find your dream house in a city that is meant for your family.