New Mexico Festivals 2016, 2017

New Mexico State Fair 2016

September, 2016

Expo New Mexico , Albuquerque, New Mexico

The New Mexico State Fair features carnival favorites like ferris wheels and midway rides, rodeos and funnel cakes and also a taste of the local fare. From the Disc-It Chicharron Challenge to the Green Chile Cheeseburger Challenge, .. Read More
Hatch Valley Chile Festival 2016

September, 2016

Hatch Valley, New Mexico

People who love spicy food must stop in and visit the Hatch Valley Chile Festival. This annual event is a local favorite that typically brings in over 30,000 visitors during the course of the celebration. The event hosts carnival rides, fiddling .. Read More
Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta 2016

October 1, 2016

Balloon Fiesta Park, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Originally started as a local radio station's promotional event, the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque, New Mexico has grown into an unsurpassed even that has dazzled visitors for 44 years. The fiesta takes advantage of the New Mexico's "balloon box".. Read More
Gathering of Nations Powwow 2017

April, 2017

University of New Mexico Football Field , Albuquerque, New Mexico

Albuquerque, New Mexico is home to the largest pow-wow anywhere in the United States. The Gathering of Nations is a popular and colorful event held in April every year and it brings tribal people from all over the world together to celebrate.. Read More
UFO Festival 2017

May, 2017

Roswell, New Mexico

The UFO Festival, held annually in Roswell, New Mexico, commemorates the 1947 "Roswell Incident" when a UFO plummeted onto a Roswell ranch. Humans fascinated with extraterrestrials and skeptics gather to deliberate the paranormal.. Read More
River & Brews Blues Fest 2016

River & Brews Blues Fest

June, 2016

Foothills of the Rocky Mountains , Red River, New Mexico

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Festival Flamenco 27 2016

Festival Flamenco 27

June, 2016

Nativo Lodge, Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Red River Fine Art & Wine Festival 2016

Red River Fine Art & Wine Festival

June, 2016

Conference Center , Red River, New Mexico

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Wildlife West Nature Park Wildlife Festival 2016

Wildlife West Nature Park Wildlife Festival

June, 2016

Wildlife West Nature Park, Edgewood, New Mexico

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Review Santa Fe 2016

Review Santa Fe

June, 2016

CENTER , Santa Fe, New Mexico

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Albuquerque Folk Festival 2016

Albuquerque Folk Festival

June, 2016

Albuquerque International Balloon Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Fort Sumner Old Fort Days 2016

Fort Sumner Old Fort Days

June, 2016

Downtown Area, School & Fairgrounds , Fort Sumner, New Mexico

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Santa Fe Plaza Arts and Crafts Festival 2016

Santa Fe Plaza Arts and Crafts Festival

June, 2016

Santa Fe Plaza , Santa Fe, New Mexico

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Albuquerque PrideFest 2016

Albuquerque PrideFest

June, 2016

Expo New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico

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End of Trail 2016

End of Trail

June, 2016

Founders Ranch , Edgewood, New Mexico

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Albuquerque Comic Expo 2016

Albuquerque Comic Expo

June, 2016

Albuquerque Convention Center - Albuquerque, NM 87102, Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Festival Flamenco Internacional History Symposium 2016

Festival Flamenco Internacional History Symposium

June, 2016

Carlisle Gym at UNM, Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Rancho de las Golondrinas Spring Festival & Fiber Arts 2016

Rancho de las Golondrinas Spring Festival & Fiber Arts

June, 2016

El Rancho de las Golondrinas , Santa Fe, New Mexico

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Aztec Fiesta Days 2016

Aztec Fiesta Days

June, 2016

Minium Park , Aztec, New Mexico

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Art In The Park 2016

Art In The Park

June, 2016

La Entrada Park , Corrales, New Mexico

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Bodacious Butterfly & Bird Festival 2016

Bodacious Butterfly & Bird Festival

June, 2016

Sugarite Canyon State Park, Raton, New Mexico

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Smokin' on the Pecos State BBQ Championship 2016

Smokin' on the Pecos State BBQ Championship

June, 2016

Eddy County Fairgrounds , Artesia, New Mexico

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Ziems Ford Corners Car Show 2016

Ziems Ford Corners Car Show

June, 2016

Ziems Ford Corners, Farmington, New Mexico

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High Rolls Cherry Festival 2016

High Rolls Cherry Festival

June, 2016

High Rolls Community Center , High Rolls, New Mexico

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Body Mind Spirit Expo 2016

Body Mind Spirit Expo

June, 2016

NM Sate Fair?School Arts Bldg - Albuquerque, NM 87108, Albuquerque, New Mexico

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About Festivals in New Mexico

There are many great Festivals in New Mexico that visitors will love. Everything from the Deming Duck Races to the world famous International Balloon Festival in Albuquerque, New Mexico offers you an amazing array of festivals, fairs, and expositions. Some of these festivals include New Mexico music festivals, folk art, films, cars, food, rivers, wildlife, kites, cowboys, wine carnivals, and more.

The Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium is one of the nation's top cowboy New Mexico Events. It takes place every fall at the Ruidoso Downs Race Track. It has been named by the American Bus Association as one of the top 100 North American events. Each year over 20,000 visitors come to see musicians, cowboy poets, Western artists, horsemanship demonstrations, chuck wagon cooks, and vendors. One of the highlights of this event is the World Championship Chuckwagon Competition. It also have cash prizes. It has live music, night dances on Friday and Saturday, activities for children, western arts and crafts, blacksmithing, roping and more.

Another annual event is the Great American Duck Race in Deming. It offers plenty of family fun like Duck Dances, duck race competitions, a carnival, a softball tournament, parades, barbecues, nonstop entertainment, hot air balloons, and craft vendors.