Ah yes, Fiery foods and Hot art, what could be better in March. Prepare yourself for the much anticipated 22nd Annual National Fiery Foods and Barbecue Show and the Rio Grande Arts and Crafts Festivals.
National Fiery Foods and BBQ Sandia Resort and Casino March 5 (4:00pm to 7:00pm) March 6 (11:00am to 7:00pm) March 7 (11:00am to 6:00pm)
For a mear $10.00(advance) / $15.00 (at door) per adult and $5.00 per child through age 18 you can attend this year's very popular gathering. Numerous exhibitors will be on hand again this year displaying barbeque products, clothing, books, art, and kitchen tools. With plenty of cooking demonstrations and food tastings, enthusiasts are sure to pick up a tip or two along the way...Although exhibitor space is no longer availabe there is plenty of space for attendees...just head over early as it is known to become quite busy with attendees and buyers from all over the globe.
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Rio Grande Arts and Crafts New Mexico Expo Fairgrounds - March 12, 13, 14, 2010 (10:00am to 5:00pm)
The first major art event of the year, The Rio Grande Arts and Crafts festival, is being held at the Manuel Lujan Exhibit building at the Albuquerque New Mexico Expo fairgrounds. Whether you are a buyer or just enjoy looking at art, you are sure to appreciate all this festival has to offer...work of 225+ artists from all over the nation, food court, wine sampling, artist's demonstration, children's activities, and entertainment --ideal for the whole family. So take advantage of the discount coupon and treat the family to an enriching and fun outting. Admission is $6.00 per adults (3 day pass is $8.00) and free for children under 12 yrs . There is a $4.00 parking fee for parking on the Expo grounds.
Other activities to note this month:
The Ferrari Exhibit - March 1, 2010 at 10:00 am (Unser Racing Museum)
First Friday Artscrawl - March 5, 2010 hosted by various galleries across Albuquerque.
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