DescriptionOn the high plains of eastern New Mexico in the heart of cattle country, Clovis is a ranching, farming and dairy center. Six miles west is Cannon Air Force Base, a major contributor to the local economy.
Buddy Holly recorded his 1957 hit “Peggy Sue” at the Norman Petty Recording Studio, 1313 W. 7th St. The facility contains original recording equipment and music memorabilia; a visit will take you back to the glory days of early rock 'n roll. Guided tours are available by appointment only and must be made at least 1 month in advance; phone (575) 763-3435.
Visitor InfoClovis/Curry County Chamber of Commerce 105 E. Grand Ave. CLOVIS, NM 88101. Phone:(575)763-3435 or (800)261-7656
Things to SeeHillcrest Park Zoo