2016 Harvest Wine Festival September 3rd, 4th & 5th Southern New Mexico State Fairgrounds
Fine Wineries. Great Music. Delicious Food. Amazing Art.
Saturday, Sunday & Monday 12PM - 6PM DAILY Tasting Tickets, $20 at the gate, $15 in advance Tickets include commemorative glass and unlimited tastes. (Tickets go on sale July 1st) All those under 21 must be accompanied by parent or legal guardian. Military Monday, May 30 $3 Discount on Adult Tasting Tickets for Military. Available at the door only. ID required.
Interested in working at the Wine Festival? Do you have an alcohol servers’ license? Most wineries do their own hiring, but the Festival maintains lists of those interested in working to put in touch with the wineries. If you have a license, and would like to work, email Diane@360-eventsllc.com.
FAQs: Do you accept vertical IDs as proof of age (21+)? No, we do not. NO VERTICAL IDS ACCEPTED. Passports accepted. Temp paper licenses accepted only with prior horizontal licenses Can I bring my pet? No, pets are NOT allowed at Balloon Fiesta Park. Not even my iddy-biddy Chihuahua in my purse? The Park policy is no pets. You’ll have to leave them at home. Can I bring in something to drink? You may bring in closed (sealed) bottles of water or soda ONLY. No outside alcohol is allowed into the fairgrounds, and no open containers are allowed out the gate. This wine festival is under a Public Celebration Permit for wineries only and no other type of alcohol may be consumed on site as per NM State law. Can I bring in something to eat? No outside food is allowed into the fairgrounds. One sealed bottle of water per person is allowed. Can I bring my children? You may bring YOUR children and those for whom you are the legal guardian, but not those that aren’t your own. You MAY NOT bring your niece/nephew/neighbor/friend of your child. What if it rains? Please visit www.weather.com for information about the zip code 88007. This is the zip code for New Mexico State Fairgrounds and you may find it is raining in Las Cruces or else where in Dona Ana County , but not at the fairgrounds. Our summer storms are sporadic and pass quickly. The festival will not close unless weather is extreme or dangerous. Otherwise, we appreciate the cooling effect of the rain and continue the celebration. There will be no refunds for weather-related reasons. What sort of payment do you accept? We take cash and credit cards. Look for signs for credit card lines. Can I bring my own cooler? No coolers are allowed at the wine festival.
Map & Directions
12125 Robert Larson Blvd., Las Cruces, NM 88007
From El Paso/Las Cruces Take I-10 West. Exit # 132 and cross over the highway at the top of the exit. Turn right on the access road (by the Love's station) and proceed a couple of miles to the Fairgrounds on your left.
From Deming Talk I-10 East and exit #127. Proceed on the access road to the Fairgrounds on your right.
There is amply parking. Handicapped parking is at the front along the fence on the east side of the entrance gate. Motorcycle parking is along the fence at the west side of the entrance gate.
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