By Lorri Ooley
As reported to the city council of Elephant Butte, at their most recent meeting held on Wednesday, June 17, the Friends of Elephant Butte Lake State Park (EBLSP) would again be putting on a spectacular event to celebrate Independence Day for the United States.
This year, the celebration is expanding to include a boat and RV sports show and a sand castle building contest, all to be hosted on Saturday, July 4. Rick Harrison of the Friends provided the council with a short presentation and update to the new events this year.
Amazon CamperForce, a program of Amazon.com, Inc., will be sponsoring the boat and RV sports show, which will be open to the public. Vendors and dealerships will be on-site at Elephant Butte City’s event grounds, located across from City Hall. The show will span over the weekend, starting on Friday, July 3 and ending Sunday, July 5.
Full Story in The Herald week of June 24, 2015