11th Annual 'We Art the People!' Folk Art Festival

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11th Annual 'We Art the People!' Folk Art Festival

Time: September 8, 2013 from 10am to 4pm
Location: Downtown - Robinson Park
Street: 8th / Central
City/Town: Albuquerque
Website or Map: http://goo.gl/maps/10gFL
Phone: 505-247-1172
Event Type: folk, art, festival
Organized By: OFFCenter Community Arts Project
Latest Activity: Sep 8, 2013

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Festivities include a Giant Puppet Parade, over 100 arts and crafts vendors selling affordable, locally-hand-made unique creations, free art making activities in our giant art-making tent and other group art projects for kids of all ages.

There will be two performance stages with five different folk styles of music, folk dancing, magic, performance art and food provided by a variety of local food truck vendors. Folk Art Vendors include: Marie Baron, Melvix, Cynthy Sax, Marci Sednek, Cheryl Thorpe, Susan Tische, Kathleen Schweizer, and Sandra Williams. Musicians/Performers: Goddess of Arno, Animal Opera, David Neil Kinkead, Elena of Indigie Femme, “Lost Tribes of Mardi Gras,” Rogue Bindis and the Circulo Solar Ollin Xochipilli  Aztec Dancers. For more info or to volunteer, call OFFCenter at 505-247-1172. This event is brought to the public free of charge by OFFCenter Community Arts Project, a 501 (c) 3 arts organization (www.offcenterarts.org,) its donors, volunteers, board members and in part, thanks to sponsorship and funding from the following businesses and organizations: Affordable Solar, Bernalillo County, the FUNd at Albuq. Community Foundation, KUNM, McCune Charitable Foundation, NMArts, PNM, and United Way.

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Comment by Debby S on September 8, 2013 at 6:31am

I missed it last year because I saw no advertising. This year, I see them telling one and all here at DCF :)

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