30th Annual Rio Grande Arts & Crafts Festival

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Presented by Rio Grande Arts & Crafts Festival at Sandia Resort & Casino, Albuquerque NM

Oct 05 - 14
30th Annual Rio Grande Arts & Crafts Festival

Join us for the 30th Annual Rio Grande Ballon Fiesta Show! Browse artwork from over 200 artists and craftsmen while enjoying food and live music!

Every October thousands of shoppers and collectors from all over the world attend the Rio Grande Arts and Crafts Festival, which coincides with Albuquerque’s International Balloon Fiesta.  This juried show features the work of 200 fine artists and craftspeople from throughout the U.S., offering tourists and residents a unique, world-class art experience.  The people of Albuquerque recognize the show by the landmark ‘Big White Tent’ – which is bigger than a football field!  In addition to a fantastic artist lineup, the festival features great entertainment and music in the outdoor pavilion, a culinary arts tent with samples of New Mexican fare, artist demonstrations, a Kids’ Creation Station, great eats and more!


One-Day Pass: $10

Kids under 12 years: Free

Festival Pass (all 6 days): $14

Parking: Free covered parking

Contact: 505-550-2471

Email: liz@dasheventsdenver.com

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Tickets must be purchased at the door

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Sandia Resort & Casino

30 Rainbow Road NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113

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