This Labor Day weekend if you are looking for some fun, check out the 25th Annual New Mexico Wine Festival at Bernalillo. The festival features great food, arts and crafts, music, and of course some of your favorite wines from around the state. The festival runs from Saturday September 1st through Monday September 3rd and is open from 12pm - 7pm nightly.
In an attempt to reduce the lines and wait times for attendees you can now purchase tickets online and simply scan your phone for entrance to the festival.
Tickets are $13 for Adults 21+
$5.50 for minors 13-21
Free for children 0-12
Location & Directions
Bernalillo is 13 miles north of Albuquerque and 45 miles south of Santa Fe. Take exit 240 or 242 off I-25 and follow signs to the festival. Click here for a map.
The RailRunner will run for the festival. Click here for the special schedule!
The festival provides a free shuttle from the 550/Sandoval Rail Runner Station that operates according to the train schedule. There is also an easy two city block pedestrian nature trail along the Bernalillo acequia to the festival grounds. The trail is well marked with signage to the festival.
There are several paid parking lots adjacent to the festival. They average $3 - $5 per vehicle.