Day trip: Roswell UFO Festival

Courtesy photo The Roswell UFO Festival runs July 1 through July 4.

Roswell UFO Festival

• Location: Roswell

• What activities can you enjoy at this location: A four-day festival about the much-debated 1947 UFO crash in Roswell. The festival offers a variety of activities including alien costume contests, 10K and 5K run and walks, a light parade, an artshow and musical performances.

• What ages is this place best suited for?: All ages

• Admission prices?: Most events and activities are free. The UFO Museum charges a nominal fee.

• Hours of operation: July 1 through July 4

• Information: http://www.ufofestivalroswell.com