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New Mexico’s Newest Destination is Closer
Than You Think!
Hobbs sits on the Western border of Texas and is located within easy driving distance from Lubbock and the Midland/Odessa area. Hobbs is the focal point for arts and education in Lea County with Lea County Commission for the Arts headquartered here and two schools of higher learning. New Mexico Junior College offers two-year associate degrees and the College of the Southwest is a four-year college with a Master’s program.  Interested in sports or events?  The Lea County Event Center is the second largest facility of its type in New Mexico just across the street from the Black Gold Casino and Horse Racing Track where excitement is always in season. But visitors to Hobbs will find that Hobbs is not only growing into New Mexico’s newest destination, they will discover Hobbs’ greatest asset … its people. 
Hobbs is noted for its great welcomes and friendly hospitality and an atmosphere that makes you feel right at home.  Your visit will be enjoyable to Hobbs because, whether as a visitor or newcomer, Hobbs offers a wide range of service organizations, community events and activities for all ages.  Home to the United States Soaring Society, Hobbs offers excellent sporting fields, hobby facilities and the largest medical center in Southeast New Mexico.

Hobbs offers a sense of community unlike any other.  We invite you to our city to discover a quality of life welcoming to all age groups, as the hospitality of Hobbs will make you feel right at home.

We have a saying in Hobbs that “It All Happens Here” and you will find Hobbs is an exciting and vibrant city to dine, shop, live, play and stay.
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