boats and hotair balloons at Elephant Butte Lake

Elephant Butte Chamber of Commerce

Here’s an online guide to the Elephant Butte region events and businesses including lodging, spas & hot springs, restaurants, fishing guides, kayaking, outfitters and other services. Drop by the Elephant Butte Visitor Center if you need help planning your stay in Elephant Butte. Pick up maps, brochures for all the area’s attractions and member restaurants, as well as a free Visitor Guide. Relocation information is available. Expect a warm welcome when you visit Elephant Butte!


Regional Events

Anytime you visit Elephant Butte you will find plenty to do. Events include Elephant Days, Balloon Regatta and so much more.

Explore the Area

There are many nearby places to explore like historical sites, ghost towns and the “New Frontier” of Spaceport America.

Elephant Butte Lake

The place to be for camping, boating, kayaking, water skiing, swimming, fishing, hiking, bird watching and so much more!

Information Services

Providing information about Elephant Butte and the surrounding region to residents, potential residents and visitors.

Come See What Fun We’re Having!

Coming Soon! Elephant Days!

Elephant Days!
August 21 – 23, 2015

Brought to you by the City of Elephant Butte, this three day event celebrates Elephant Butte’s Anniversary as a City,  and includes something for everyone!

Carnival,  Car and Motorcycle Show & Shine, live music, arts & crafts & food vendors, and a parade.

Coming Soon! Balloon Regatta!

35th Annual Elephant Butte Balloon Regatta
August 22 – 23, 2015

Only event of its kind! Balloon ascension, splash & dash, and the balloon-boat relay race.

Balloon glow for Elephant Days on Saturday night, candlestick glow if weather is bad.

Coming Soon!
Show & Shine!

Car, Truck, & Motorcycle Show & Shine
August 22, 2015 – 10:00am – 3:00pm

Come enjoy this free event held at the Elephant Butte Inn. Step back in time as you visit with the proud owners of classic cars, trucks & motorcycles.