Food Trucks! – Miracle on Main Street

What could be better than watching a beautiful parade, strolling Becker Ave. popping in and out of shops and galleries, listening to an awesome live band, and being among thousands of sparkling lights? Doing all of that while enjoying a delicious treat from one of our local food trucks! Saturday, December 9th the Miracle on Main Street parade and celebration … Read More

Believe in Belen Food Drive Needs Business Partners

Belen businesses, we need your help! We are looking for designated drop-off locations for the Believe in Belen Food Drive. Please call 505-966-2700 if your business would like to participate!We will include your business in our advertisement efforts about the Food Drive as well as in public posts on the City of belen and Explore Belen websites and social media … Read More

Youth Basketball Registration

It’s time to gear up for the City of Belen Parks and Recreation 2024 Youth Basketball program! Boys and girls in grades Kindergarten through 8 can enroll. The deadline is December 29th and the season begins on January 12th.There is a $70 fee for the season. Please call 505-966-2700 to register or for more information.

2023 Miracle on Main Street 36th Annual Parade & Celebration

The 2023 Miracle on Main Street 36th Annual Parade is just around the corner! We will have more information available in the coming days but for now please save the date and enroll your float for the parade! The 2023 Miracle on Main Street will be Saturday, December 9th. The Parade begins at 6pm (line up at 4pm). There will … Read More

Giving Thanks and Observing the Holiday: A Message from the City of Belen

As the season of gratitude approaches, the City of Belen extends its warmest wishes to all our residents. Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on the blessings we’ve received throughout the year and to express our appreciation for the community that makes our city special. In the spirit of the holiday, we would like to inform our residents that all … Read More

City Offices Closed Friday, Nov. 10th

All City of Belen offices and buildings will be closed on Friday, November 10th in observance of Veterans Day. The City honors and thanks all the brave men and women who have served in the armed forces. Your sacrifice and dedication to our country are deeply appreciated. We are forever grateful for your service. There will be a Veterans Day … Read More

We’re Hiring: Community Recreation Supervisor

The City of Belen is accepting applications for a Community Recreation Supervisor. The starting annual salary is $43,680 ($21/hr). Requirements A full benefits package is offered to full-time employees. You may read the full job description and apply online at Please attach resume, diploma, degree, and any certifications to your application. The deadline for application is Tuesday, November 14, … Read More

We’re Hiring – Part Time Recreation Tech

The City of Belen is hiring one Part-time Recreation Tech I. The starting annual salary is $15,600 ($15/hr). The hours required are evenings, nights, and weekends. Requirements You may view the full job description and apply online at Please attach resume, diploma, degree, and any certifications to your application. The deadline to apply is Monday, November 6th by 5pm.

City Offices Closed Tuesday, Oct. 17th 9am – 12pm

City Offices and Buildings will be CLOSED Tuesday, October 17th from 9am – 12pm to allow employees to attend the services of our colleague and friend, Shawn Ammons. Shawn Ammons passed away unexpectedly on October 6th. He was a man who was beloved by all who knew him. His passion and love for the youth of our community was unmatched. … Read More