Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast

Thanks to the generosity of donors, the 2023 Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast will be FREE to all registered participants! The Carlsbad Community Foundation is proud to once again serve as the organizing committee’s fiscal sponsor, as this event celebrates faith, which is an integral part of our community’s culture and traditions.

Event Details
Date: May 4, 2023
Time: 6 to 9 am
Location: Walter Gerrells Performing Arts and Exhibition Center

6:00 am – Doors open
6:30 am – Breakfast served
7:30 am – Program begins

Keynote Speaker/Performer
Christian Artist Danny Gokey

free registration

Tickets are free of charge for everyone this year. An individual may register below to reserve up to four (4) tickets, which may be picked up at Oasis Church on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting March 1 or at the door on the morning of the event. Anticipated attendance is very high, so space may be limited. General admission (non sponsor) space will be first come, first served on the morning of the event. Please contact Oasis if you have questions about ticket pickup. 

Sorry, online registration is no longer available. Limited registration may be available at the door.

Sponsorships and donations

Update 4-24-23: Donations to the Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast Fund of any amount are always welcome. However, due to proximity to the event, reserved sponsor seating and program mention are no longer be available at this time for the 2023 event.

For details about recognition benefits, please contact  Kyle Marksteiner ( at (575) 706-2324.

Checks may be made out to Carlsbad Community Foundation and sent to 114 S. Canyon St., Carlsbad, NM 88220. Please include Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast Fund in memo. Online donations with a credit card may be made by clicking here.

frequently asked questions

Looking for more information? Click here to read our FAQs about the Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast. If you have additional questions, you may contact Pastor Gabe Rubio at (575) 302-1880 or Kyle Marksteiner at (575) 706-2324.