The Downtown Makers Market returns at 4:30 p.m. Thursday to Orchard Park, 101 N. Orchard Ave. in Farmington. The event features a variety of vendors selling produce, foods, leather goods, antiques and more. Admission is free. Call 599-8442.
The TGIF concert series resumes at 11 a.m. Friday in Orchard Park, 101 N. Orchard Ave. in Farmington, with a performance by Willow Blue. Admission is free, and food vendors will be on hand. Call 599-1144.
A summer kickoff party and ice cream social for kids ages 7 to 14 takes place at noon Friday at Kiwanis Park, 3540 E. 30th St. in Farmington. The event is presented by the Farmington Recreation Center and features submarines sandwiches, chips and drinks, and along with homemade ice cream and a variety of activities. Admission is $5. Online registration is required at fmtn.org/WebTrac under "Cultural and Special Events." Call 599-1184.
The Summer Kickoff Street Party takes place at 4 p.m. Friday at the Farmington Boys & Girls Clubs, 1925 Positive Way in Farmington. The event features free activities and food. Call 327-6396.
Farmington artist Michael Bulloch will display a variety of his work in an exhibition called "I Dream of Color" opening with a reception at 5 p.m. Friday at the Henderson Fine Arts Center Gallery on the San Juan College campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. Call 566-3464.
Archaeologist Robin Cordero delivers a presentation on an archaic hilltop bison site in the San Juan Basin at 7 p.m. Friday in the visitors center at Aztec Ruins National Monument, 725 Ruins Road in Aztec. Admission is free. Call 334-6174.
Ignite 3.0, a community night of worship for all evangelical churches in the Four Corners, takes place at 7 p.m. Friday in Brookside Park in Farmington. Admission is free.
The AstroFriday series at the San Juan College Planetarium on the college campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington, continues with presentations of "New Horizons for a Little Planet" at 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. Friday. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis, and no one will be admitted once the show has started. Weather permitting a free public stargaze will follow in the courtyard between the Planetarium and the Little Theatre. Call 566-3361 or visit sanjuancollege.edu/planetarium.
An Early Bird Walk takes place at 8 a.m. Saturday at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway in Farmington. The 2-mile walk will provide participants with a chance to view many of the 135 bird species that call the park home. Admission is free. Call 599-1422.
A kids' fishing derby will take place from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Farmington Lake. Prizes will be awarded in several age categories. The derby is limited to the first 100 children who register at fmtn.orgWebTrac under "Sports & Athletics." Call 599-1184.
The 12th annual Four Corners KidFest celebration takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at McGee Park, 41 County Road 5568 between Farmington and Bloomfield. The event features free medical screenings, free bike helmets, live entertainment and a variety of other activities. Admission is $2. Call 564-3299.
A traveling Hebrew tabernacle replica exhibit opens a nine-day stop at 3346 U.S. Highway 64 in Waterflow at 1 p.m. Saturday. Tours are available each day from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. through June 11. Call 598-4073.
The Curator's Choice Lecture Series at the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St. in Farmington, continues at 3 p.m. Saturday with Jeffrey Richardson's presentation "Stetson: Manufacturing an American Icon," which focuses on the hat that became an American icon after its birth on the American frontier. Admission is free. Call 599-1174.
The Summer Terrace Concert Series gets underway at 6 p.m. Saturday outside the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St. with a performance by Willow Blue. Admission is free, and visitors are encouraged to bring folding chairs or blankets. Call 599-1174.