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.
We invite you to join us for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the renovated Harold Runnels Athletic Complex on Monday, March 2 at 4 pm. The family-friendly facility offers a huge column-free space for activities such as indoor soccer, basketball, volleyball
The City of Gallup wishes to advise its utility customers to be on alert for a consumer scam. Recently, several customers have reported receiving phone calls demanding payment for a delinquent utility bill to be paid by a prepaid card which must be
Councilors Allan Landavazo and Cecil Garcia invite you to participate in an upcoming open house for recycling. Come learn about options, ask questions, and offer your feedback. Meetings are scheduled for Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 6pm at Tobe Turpen