Albuquerque International Festival (9.19.09)

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Albuquerque International Festival (9.19.09)

Time: September 19, 2009 from 10am to 5pm
Location: Talin Market
Street: 88 Louisiana Blvd SE
City/Town: Albuq., NM
Website or Map: http://abqinternationalfestiv…
Phone: TBA
Event Type: festival
Organized By: TBA
Latest Activity: Aug 23, 2011

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Event Description

"We invite you to attend the International Festival to learn about economic opportunities and products, enjoy cultural food and entertainment, and meet your community neighbors"

"We'll have a wide range of entertainment, kids area, food booths, community groups and service providers there. Space is available and the rates are very reasonable."

GOAL:
The goal of the International Festival is to promote the local economy through demonstrations, products and services. Local businesses, health providers, civic organizations, government agencies, City and County programs, will be on-site to inform the public about business and community resources that are available. Entertainment will be provided by many international troupes and there will be a fun-filled children’s activities center.

ALSO TO:
• Kick off event to promote the International District
• To change perceptions and promote the community identity as the International District.
• Attract people from around the Metro area, New Mexico and beyond to the District
• Market programs to the community – small business programs, health & social services, City, County and Federal programs, etc.
• Develop long term relationships among participating organizations.
• Provide a marketing opportunity for local businesses.
• Create a FUN event that brings the community together

WHEN:
Saturday, September 1th, 2009:


WHERE:
Talin Market
88 Louisiana Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(505) 268-0206

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BE A VOLUNTEER!
(<--hyperlink to PDF for template of volunteer information making contact person's life much easier)

We need volunteers to help with:
Set up and tear down of booths, signs and banners
Parking assistance
Kids area monitors
Vendor wranglers
Entertainment wranglers
Stage hands
Trash Clean Up (during and after the event)
Security
Administration
Misc."


Volunteers do NOT have to commit to the whole day – a 2 or 3 hour shift would be a great help.




CONTACT INFO:

Sue Thatcher - suethatcher52 [AT] aol.com (please be sure to replace [AT] with @)


INTERESTED VENDORS:
please contact stwhitman[AT]msn.com
(please be sure to replace [AT] with @)

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Comment by The Bindi Queen on August 23, 2011 at 10:34am
This event was in 2009!
Comment by Another Mike on August 23, 2011 at 4:26pm

You are right!  That's why this years event is listed as, "3rd Annual ABQ Intl. Fest"

 

May I ask why it is that you are commenting on this previous event posting?  How was it that you were directed to this?  Thanks!

Comment by Another Mike on August 23, 2011 at 4:27pm
This year's event is HERE

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