Farmington Daily Times
Eddie Money is featured Saturday night at the outdoor stage at the Northern Edge Casino in Fruitland.


The downtown makers market returns from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday in Orchard Park, 101 Orchard Ave. in downtown Farmington. The event features vendors selling fresh produce, baked goods, jams and jellies, handmade leather goods, art, repurposed and vintage items, and more. Call 599-8442.

Sandstone Productions opens its summer theater presentation of "Shrek the Musical" at 8 p.m. Thursday at the Lions Wilderness Park Amphitheater, 5800 College Blvd. in Farmington. Gates open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults, $8 for seniors and students, and $7 for children. Dinner is available. Performances will be held every Thursday through Saturday through July 29. Call 599-114, 599-1148 or 877-599-3331.

The TGIF concert series continues from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday with a performance by Chokecherry Jam in Orchard Park, 101 Orchard Ave. in downtown Farmington. Food vendors will be on hand. Admission is free. Call 599-1144.

The New Mexico Wildlife Federation will hold a sportsman's and sportswomen's meeting from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Upper Rio Vista Park at North Huntzinger Avenue and East 25th Street in Farmington to discuss outdoors issues. Visit

The San Juan College student activities office presents a free showing of "Beauty & the Beast" at dusk Friday on the Henderson Fine Arts Center lawn on the college campus, 4601 College Blvd. in Farmington. The cast includes Josh Gad, Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans and Emma Thompson. In case of bad weather, the movie will be shown in the Henderson Fine Arts Center Performance Hall. Call 566-3403.

The Farmington Growers Market returns at 8 a.m. Saturday to the parking lot at the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St. The event features dozens of vendors selling fresh produce and other food, and hand-made crafts. Call 334-9496.

A Xeriscape garden tour takes place at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Riverside Nature Center in Animas Park off Browning Parkway in Farmington. Visitors will have the chance to learn about a number of plants that grow with little water, attract hummingbirds and butterflies, and have a number of household uses. Admission is free. Call 599-1422.

The Summer Terrace Concert Series continues at 6 p.m. Saturday on the lawn behind the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St., with a performance by the Zia Chicks. Admission is free, and visitors are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets. Call 599-1174.

Rocker Eddie Money performs at 8 p.m. Saturday at the outdoor stage at the Northern Edge Casino, 2752 Indian Service Road 36 in Fruitland. Admission is $21 and older. Tickets are $20 for general admission and $35 for VIP seats. Call 960-7000 or visit

The Outdoor Movies at the Museum series gets underway at 9:15 p.m. Saturday on the lawn outside the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 E. Main St., with a free showing of "Babe." Donations are appreciated, and visitors are welcome to bring blankets or lawn chairs. Call 599-1174.

The annual Father's Day Car Show takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Pinon Hills Community Church, 5101 N. Dustin Ave. in Farmington. Visitors can vote on their favorites for the awards show, and food will be available. Call 325-4541.

A summer solstice celebration will take place at 7 a.m. Wednesday at Salmon Ruins, 6131 U.S. Highway 64 west of Bloomfield. Visitors will be able to see the sun come up over the pueblo's horizon and focus on a feature of an interior room. Admission is free. Call 632-2013.