The seat of Roosevelt County, Portales is home to more than 12,000 people and the Eastern New Mexico University. Get on a bus rental in Portales, New Mexico and explore the city today.
A bus rental in Portales, New Mexico can accommodate up to 60 people for a fun and comfortable tour.
If you are lucky to be in town when the following notable events are ongoing, then do consider attending the Peanut Valley Festival, Eastern New Mexico University Homecoming, New Mexico Ag Expo, and Heritage Days Celebration. You can also visit peanuts processing plants such as Borden Peanut Company, Hampton Farms, and Sunland Peanuts.
Drop by Blackwater Draw, one of the most important archeological sites in the country. The museum displays the artifacts that were discovered in the site, including some artifacts from 13,000 years ago. You can also go to Roosevelt County Museum where you could learn more about the history of the county. You also have the Runnels Gallery, the Miles Mineral Museum, the Natural History Museum and the Jack Williamson Science Fiction Library.
Portales' historical downtown gives you the best retailers and restaurants that you should visit.
Play golf at the Portales country Club, which has nine holes with a par of 36, a rating of 34.7 and a slope rating of 105. The course was designed by William H. Tucker and has close to 3,300 yards at the longest tees.
The Roosevelt County Courthouse sports an art deco style designed by Robert E. Merrell at Clovis and was built in the 1930s. It is part of the New Deal in New Mexico Multiple Property Submission and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Other nationally registered historical places are Administration Building, Bank of Portales, and the US Post Office - Portales Main.
Go to the Oasis State Park and have a fun day fishing or camping. Or you can check out the city parks for more activities such as basketball, softball, tennis, swimming and others. There are eight public parks in the city, as well as other facilities. City Park has ball fields, a softball field, playground equipment and a picnic area. Meanwhile, Rotary Park has a Minor League field, swings, a basketball hoop, ball fields, playground structures, and picnic facilities.
You can also go to Lindsey Park for its Minor League fields, picnic and playground facilities. Then you can play softball at the Recreation Complex or cool down at the Portales Swimming Pool.
Other parks you can go to include Confer Park, La Buena Vida Park, and Morrison Park and Skate Park.
These are just some attractions that you could visit in the city. Charter a bus rental in Portales, New Mexico from BusRental.com for your transportation needs. Start by getting a free online quote and filling out a short quote form on our Web site. Ready to book?