Gallup, New Mexico, located at the heart of Native American lands, is sometimes called the “Indian Capital of the World”. It has the largest Indian center in the Southwest and the ceremonial capital of Native America. The Inter-tribal Indian Ceremonial features five days of Native American dancing, parades, elaborate costumes, authentic foods, arts, music, rodeo performances and more. One third of Gallup’s population has Native American roots including Navajo, Zuni, Hopi and other tribes.
Whether you're interested in exploring culture, history, sports and outdoor activities, shopping, or the beauty of the Southwest, Gallup, New Mexico has it all. Explore New Mexican history at the Red Rock Park and Museum, Rex Museum, The Navajo Code Talker Museum or the Gallup Cultural Center, located in the historic Santa Fe Railway depot.
Gallup is also famous for the yearly New Mexican events it hosts: National Junior High School Finals Rodeo, Wild Thing championship bull riding, USTRC roping competition and the Red Rock Balloon Rally.
Gallup is a paradise for those seeking the ultimate in New Mexican outdoor adventure: rock climbing, world-class hiking and biking trails, state and national forests are open for horseback riding, hunting and fishing. Motorsports enthusiasts can challenge their skills at the Gallup Motocross Park.
The City of Gallup will conduct a Runoff Election for the office of Mayor and District 4 City Councilor on Tuesday, April 7, 2015.
All city voters may request an Application for an Absentee Ballot by calling the City Clerk’s Office at 863-1254.
The city's Fox Run Golf Course will reopen its pro shop on Monday, March 23 at 10:30 am. The course will be open daily from 10:30 am to 7 pm; the last carts out will be at 3:30 pm to allow time for return and prep for the next day's use. This schedule
To our Valued Customers in the Mentmore Sub-Division; On Wednesday, March 4, 2015, The City of Gallup has increased funding and approved additional work for completing an emergency sewer line upgrade on Chee Dodge Blvd. Excavation during the original
The city today received notification from the Non-Metro Area Agency on Aging (NMNMAAA) regarding kitchen compliance issues identified during a Senior Program Assessment site visit conducted during the week of February 9, 2015. During a prior site visit