The theme for 2016 is Our Vietnam Veterans Join us to honor veterans at our annual Veterans Parade in downtown Roswell. Parade begins at 9:30 a.m. (line up at 8:30 a.m.) at the Chaves County Courthouse and heads north to College Ave. Show your support for their sacrifices. To enter the parade, please use this form. Deadline to enter is November 3. Save Save
MainStreet Roswell would like to thank everyone who made the 2016 Electric Light Parade possible. We would like to thank Holly Carter (and her dog Lucky), for driving Mr. and Mrs. Santa in the parade for all these many years, the City of Roswell Parks and Recreation Department, Roswell Police Department, Roswell City Streets Department, Sandra Dee for organizing our carolers and the singers who sang such beautiful holiday songs, the many tireless volunteers, the parade participants who worked so…
Keep Roswell Beautiful purchased flowers and materials to help MainStreet Roswell, City of Roswell Parks and Recreation, Home Garden and Morning Garden Clubs to beautify downtown Roswell! We will be planting flowers in the pots and around the trees from 5th St. to Alameda. This is a great community effort and we encourage individuals and groups to join us!
From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes “Moana,” a sweeping, CG-animated feature film about an adventurous teenager who is inspired to leave the safety and security of her island on a daring journey to save her people. Inexplicably drawn to the ocean, Moana (voice of Auliʻi Cravalho) convinces the mighty demigod Maui (voice of Dwayne Johnson) to join her mission, and he reluctantly helps her become a wayfinder like her ancestors who sailed before her. Together, they voyage across the open…
“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” opens in 1926 as Newt Scamander has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures. Arriving in New York for a brief stopover, he might have come and gone without incident…were it not for a No-Maj (American for Muggle) names Jacob, a misplaced magical case, and the escape of some of Newt’s fantastic beasts, which could spell trouble for both the wizarding and No-Maj worlds.
In the irreverent spirit of fun that made The LEGO Movie a worldwide phenomenon, the self described leading man of that ensemble LEGO Batman stars in his own big screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if he wants to save the city from The Joker’s hostile takeover, Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up.
From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves.
Roswell to be invaded this summer Variety of events planned during 70th anniversary of ‘Roswell Incident’ ROSWELL, N.M. – Thousands of aliens, humans and pets are expected to invade Roswell, New Mexico to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the UFO crash, better known as the ‘Roswell Incident’. The 22nd annual event takes place June 29-July 2. Roswell welcomes UFO enthusiasts and skeptics alike to join in the celebration of the much-debated 1947 incident that many believe involved a UFO crashing…
A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyranny of Ming the Merciless to save Earth. This movie is sure to be a fun classic with a soundtrack from Queen! Play trailer