The Roswell Cosmic-Con and Sci-Fi Film Festival lifts off this week with a bundle of fun, otherworldly events.
While most of the activities are held Friday through Sunday, you can get things started tonight from 7 to 10 p.m. with the Cosmic WINED-up Party at Pecos Flavors Winery, 305 N. Main St. Also tonight, Darth Vader and Chewbacca will toss opening pitches at the Roswell Invaders baseball game at 7 p.m. at Joe Bauman Stadium, where the first 50 costumed attendees will be admitted for free.
On Friday, Spring River Park & Zoo will host the Famous Monsters Masquerade Ball from 4 to 9 p.m., followed by a showing of the movie Thor at sundown. A variety of sci-fi films will be shown throughout the day at Bassett Auditorium at the Roswell Museum and Art Center, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. In Artesia, fans of the Robotech series can participate in a Login to read more