OFFCenter Folk Art Festival

OFFCenter Folk Art Festival  –

– SUNDAY, OCT 1st, 2017

Thank you to all who participated in last year’s Folk Art Festival which was held on Sunday, Sept. 11th, 2016!

Take a look at OFFCenter’s Folk Art Festival with these videos.

New to the Folk Art Festival?  Or a regular attendee?
Here are some of the Festival Highlights! 

  • A high energy, family friendly arts and crafts market with over 100 artist vendors
  • FREE Art Making Activities for the whole family in our Giant Art Making Tent
  • Food and snacks from some of Albuquerque’s favorite food trucks
  • Giant Puppet Parade – 2016’s theme: “Urban Jungle Boogie: The Greening of our Urban Spaces” (Check out our upcoming emails and calendar for family-friendly workshops to make Giant Puppets and to participate in this year’s parade!)
  • ENTERTAINMENT: Dancers and Music;  Caricature Drawing by Mack Snix; Pink Elephant Magic Act and Fortune Telling
  • Be a part of community art — Carry a puppet, create in the Art tent, buy art from local artist!
  • Learn more about OFFCenter!


BE A FOLK ART VENDORDon’t forget to put this event on your calendar!  Watch for the vendor sign up date in June.   Folk Art Festival Vendor Page.

VOLUNTEER  – Consider being a volunteer! We rely on 75 – 100 volunteers each year to make the Folk Art Festival run smoothly and a fun event for 1,500 – 2,500 individuals and families who come to attend.