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The 26th annual Winter Spanish Market returns to Albuquerque on November 28th and 29th with a greatly expanded show. Held again at Hotel Albuquerque near Old Town, the event is expected to draw an even larger crowd this year.
With well over 120 of the finest artists who embrace the traditional Spanish Colonial arts participating, visitors can expect to see santos, tinwork, straw appliqué, weaving, pottery, precious metal, colcha, bone carving, furniture, woodcarving and utilitarian objects, all traditions endorsed by Spanish Colonial Arts of New Mexico.
Join us for a special early bird Champagne Brunch- 11:30-12:30. Tickets for the brunch are $32.00 for SCAS Members, and $40.00 for non-members.
Winter Spanish Market opens at 12:30 p.m. on Friday with live music that honors the Spanish Colonial tradition, and the opportunity to view the works of both adult and talented youth artists.
Saturday’s event begins at 9 a.m. with a procession of artists from the San Felipe de Neri Church in Old Town, accompanied by mariachi, and a blessing of the Market by Father Dennis Garcia.
Several live demonstrations by some of the artists will be offered, and visitors will have the opportunity to meet and talk with the artists throughout the event.
Hours for Winter Spanish Market are 12:30 – 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday.
See you At Hotel Albuquerque in Historic Old Town!
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Co- Organizer Spanish Colonial Arts Society
The Museum of Spanish Colonial Art collects, preserves, and exhibits the Spanish colonial art of New Mexico and beyond, and educates the public about its related cultures and living traditions.