The 19th Annual Santa Fe Fiesta de los Niños

Join us for an immersive adventure through New Mexico’s past and get your hands-on history with traditional demonstrations and activities like tin stamping, rope and tortilla making, play old timey school house games, and make your own mini adobe house. Meet our resident goats, burros and churro sheep, and partake in wool spinning, weaving and dyeing! Food trucks, live entertainment, and local artisans make this event fun for the whole family. Be our guest where history comes to life

September 3 & 4, 2022

Time: 10am to 4pm
Adult Admission: $8
Seniors (62+), teens (13–18): $6
12 and under: FREE!

 

SCHEDULE

Wonders on Wheels Mobile Museum Interactive Exhibit & Activity
Celebrating Music in New Mexico curated by Museum of International Folk Art
(Saturday only – ongoing)

Wool Washing, Saturday only (near #13)
10:00-12:00 & 1:00-3:00

New Mexico Wildlife Center feature New Mexico critters! – 10:30-12:30
(Education Center – *OWLS PRESENT)

Mask Making Craft 11:00-2:00 (Artisan Plaza)

Tin Stamping Activity – 11:30-2:30 (behind #17)

“Can You Dig It?” Kids Archaeology Dig Pit (near #27)
Saturday only
Timed entry, 11:00 – 2:00
First come, first serve, time slot tickets (free) at bottom of the hill

Leather Stamping Activity with Tandy Leather – 12:30-3:30 (behind museum shop)

Santa Fe Storyteller, Joe Hayes – 1:00 pm (near #27)

Professor Cheesecurdle’s Magic Show
Saturday only, 3:00 pm (Education Center)

ONGOING ACTIVITIES

Dancing Dolphin Art Face Painting (Artisan Plaza)

Playground Games (near eating area)

Fresh Baked Horno Bread (ready about noon) (#2)

Make Your Own Mini Adobe Brick House (behind #3)

Corn Grinding (#5)

Weaving, Carding & Spinning Wool (#11)

Make Your Own Tortilla on the Comal (near #14)

Hide Tanning (#21)

Visit with Fort Union Rangers , Saturday only(near #21)

Blacksmithing (#27)

Rio Grande Mule & Donkey Assoc., Sunday only (near #27)

School House Activities (#31)

El Molino Grande (The Big Mill) (#37)

Rope Making, Saturday only (#39)

PERFORMERS

Los Niños de Santa Fe Dancers – Saturday, 12:00 pm
(Entertainment Platform)
Entreflamenco Youth Dancers – Sunday, 12:00 pm
(Entertainment Platform)
Lightning Boy Foundation Hoop Dancers – Saturday & Sunday, 2:00 pm
(#19)

Demonstrators

Fresh Baked Horno Bread (ready about noon) (#2)

Weaving Demonstrations (#11)

Carpentry (#24)

Blacksmithing (#27)

El Molino Grande (The Big Mill) (#37)

Thanks to our generous sponsors!