Memorial Day 2024 Rededication Event

Memorial Day 2024 Rededication Event

Historic Fairview Cemetery invites the community to join us for our Memorial Day observances. The event takes place on Monday, May 27, 2024 at 3:00 pm in the afternoon. This two-hour event will consist of the formal rededication of both the newly restored veteran...
Victorian Hats and Afternoon Tea at the Cemetery

Victorian Hats and Afternoon Tea at the Cemetery

Historic Fairview Cemetery invites you to its fundraising event for Military Grave Marker Restoration/Preservation at the cemetery. Join us for afternoon tea amidst the early pioneers who grace this old historic cemetery. Gather friends and family, dress up in your...
New Mexico Statehood History Hike January 6, 2024

New Mexico Statehood History Hike January 6, 2024

New Mexico became the 47th U.S. state on January 6, 1912. At Historic Fairview Cemetery, we have a number of notable “permanent residents” who made great contributions to New Mexico. On Saturday, January 6, 2024, you are invited to take a History Hike to...
New Mexico Statehood History Hike January 6, 2024

January 6: Statehood Day History Hike and Volunteer Thank You

New Mexico Statehood Day, Saturday, January 6, 2024, will be recognized at Historic Fairview Cemetery with a thank you event for the many volunteers who have helped improve the grounds. The public can also come for a walking tour to the graves of notable people buried...
July 28: Buffalo Soldiers Day Salute

July 28: Buffalo Soldiers Day Salute

On July 28, 1866, the first regular U.S. Army regiments comprised of African American soldiers was established by Congress. Buffalo Soldiers of the 9th and 10th Cavalries protected unsettled lands as pioneers moved west. In 1992, the U.S. Congress passed a law...
July 8: Volunteer Clean Up

July 8: Volunteer Clean Up

We usually do our monthly volunteer clean up on the first Saturday of the month, but since this fell over the July 4 holiday weekend, we pushed it back to July 8. Since it gets so hot so early, we are starting at 8:00 a.m. and hope to wrap up by 11:00 a.m. This clean...