Mountainair 80736

come to Mountainair New Mexico for the 7th annual

Mountainair Sunflower Festival

celebrating life, music, art, & poetry

Saturday August 27, 2005

Events, Contact Information, Sunflowers Galore!

Sunflower, D. Hely
Sunflower, by Danielle Hely (UK)
Events
8th Annual Poets and Writers Picnic (Shaffer Garden, 12n-4 pm)

Sunflower Poetry Writing Workshop, starts Friday August 26

"Day of the Retablo"  (Elementary School Gym, 10 am - 5 pm)
    • Displays, sales, and lectures featuring Santa Fe Spanish Market such as Adán Carriaga, Charlie Carrillo, Estrella Carrillo, Rubén Gallegos, Elena Miera Herrera, José Lucero, Maria A. Luna, Nicolas Otero, and other noted New Mexican retablo artists.
    • Alternative Shrine, Altar & Retablo Show by local artists
    Gallery Exhibits & Sunflower Art about town
  • Cibola Arts: "Sunflowers and More.,"  (505) 847-0324
  • Children's Sunflower Art Project (in store fronts all over town)
Sunflower Hat Contest, 11 am, Community Center Steps. 
(visit our gallery of Sunflower Hats)

Photo Exhibit: Images of Mountainair (Postcard contest)

Demonstrations: Working Stock Dog, On the Lamb Ranch

Live Music at PWP & serendipitously impromptu elsewhere

Sidewalk Sale - Booths & Vendors; Art Alley Bizarre (bazaar?)
(contact Joan Page, 505-847-2450, about booths)



  Times and locations for events as added to the schedule

Visit Sunflower Festivals 2000, 2001 & 2004



For more Festival information

Contact the Mountainair Chamber of Commerce

PO Box 595, Mountainair, New Mexico 87036-0595
Phone:  505-847-2795  Fax:  505-847-0907
Email: mcc@mountainairchamber.com
Festival Coordinator, Bert Herrman


  Sunflowers Galore!

Facts about sunflowers

Gallery of sunflowers in art & more

Sunflower festivals around the world

Gallery of Sunflower Hats

Sunflower Quilts

Sunflower Jewelry

Sunflower Oddities

Sunflower links

Dale Harris' sunflower pottery & poem, "Manzano Sunflowers"







Just follow US 60 or NM 55 to the heart of New Mexico & you'll find us...


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