March27th Annual Spring Show

Spring Show Overview:

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DATES: March 13, 14 & 15, 2015

Every Spring, 200 fine artists and craftsmen travel from all over the country to the historic tree-lined streets of EXPO New Mexico for the Rio Grande Spring Show.  Marking the state’s first major art event of the year, this is a vibrant indoor festival at the Manuel Lujan Exhibit Complex with a focus on fine arts.  Patrons can shop a great variety of works in all mediums, watch art demonstrations and meet the artists themselves.  Collectors and art enthusiasts of all ages will find something to enjoy – there are complimentary craft activities for kids as well as food sampling and live entertainment all day long!

BEST IN TOWN!  This is the top-rated indoor festival in the state, attracting over 20,000 visitors annually.  It currently sits at #51 in the country!

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DATES

March 13, 14, 15 2015

HOURS

Friday: 10AM–5PM
Saturday: 10AM-5PM
Sunday: 10AM–5PM

LOCATION

The Festival will be held indoors in the Lujan Exhibit Complex at Expo NM Fairgrounds in Albuquerque, New Mexico. From I-40, exit south on Louisiana Blvd. – turn west on Lomas Blvd. – turn south on San Pedro Blvd. Turn in at Gate 3 or 4 to enter the Expo New Mexico Fairgrounds.

ONE-DAY PASS $7

(Kids under 12 are FREE)

FESTIVAL PASS $9

(Admission for all 3 days)

GRANDE PASS PATRONS

FREE Unlimited Admission to October, November & March Shows with Grande Pass (Grande Passes only available for purchase at October show).  iNCLUDES FREE RETURN PARKING!

200 ARTISTS & CRAFTSMEN

Shop from the works of 200 of the best artists & craftsmen from all over the country, including a great selection of new artists!

ENTERTAINMENT

Take a break from shopping and enjoy ongoing entertainment throughout the festival!

AND MUCH MORE…

This family–oriented festival features something for everyone – great shopping, dozens of ‘Artists at Work’, food sampling, the complimentary Kids’ Creation Station™ and More!