Summerfest and Pajarito Punishment at Pajarito Mountain this Weekend

Celebrate the start of the summer season at Pajarito Mountain Saturday June 2.

The New Mexico Brewers Festival is noon to 5 p.m., featuring 15 New Mexico microbrewers and live music 1-5 p.m. with the Blue Hornets.

Lifts will run 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for hiking and biking.

Atomic City Transit is providing free shuttles 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.running every 30 minutes from Sullivan Field at Los Alamos High School.

For more information on Summerfest, go to

Pajarito Punishment Downhill Race is also this weekend on the mountain.

  • Saturday, June 2, Practice Day and Summerfest:
    • Registration: 9 a.m.-noon.
    • Race Course practice for all categories: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
    • Walk down the course and rake the loose rocks: 2 p.m.-3 p.m.
    • Ride the mountain: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. The race course will be open for racers only. The rest of the mountain will be open for racers and non-racers. “Cub Scout” will be closed because it crosses the race course.
  • Sunday, June 3, Race Day:
    • Practice 9-11 a.m.
    • Race: 11 a.m.-noon
    • Awards: 30 minutes after race completion (start at 12:30-1:30 p.m)

For information on the Pajarito Punishment, visit



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