Where the West Gets Wild



What do you get when you combine ancient and contemporary history in one unique destination? The rich blend of Tucumcari’s curiosity-inducing past. Discover the dinosaurs of the Mesozoic period, the enchantment of Route 66 travel or the unique history of Tucumcari and Quay County.


Tacos at Del's

Tucumcari is home to a delicious mix of flavors. From burgers to barbeque, classic New Mexican and everything in between, our tasty offerings are definitely palate pleasers.



Tucumcari is home to some of Route 66’s best neon. A stay at one of our hotels will put you front and center. If rustic outdoor beauty is more your speed, Tucumcari is home to a number of hotels that provide great views of our lakes, as well.



While in town, pick up an interesting piece of jewelry or a pair of one-of-a-kind handmade boots. Our shops are home to a variety of treasures.


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Route 66 Women: Untold Stories of the Mother Road

November 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm MST

Come join the Gallery and the New Mexico Humanities Council for "Route 66 Women: Untold Stories of Mother Road" on November 16th at 6 pm.

Buster Bledsoe Band

Denim & Diamonds

November 17 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm MST

Join Tucumcari MainStreet for an evening out. Enjoy a steak dinner and dancing to the music of the Buster Bledsoe Band. Meet the Tucumcari MainStreet business community and enjoy a silent auction. Saturday November 17th, 6:00 pm -10:00 pm Ticket prices: $35 per person $250 for a table of 8 $320 for a table of 10

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