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Published: 10/28/2010
Isabelle Zamora 505-768-3585 or Chuy Martinez 768-3531

Celebrate the Fall Season at the Old Town Fall Festival

Old Town Albuquerque is getting ready for fall with its family festival on Saturday, October 30 from 3-7p.m.  Enjoy "Trick or Treating" in Old Town, bring Rover in costume to enter the pet parade, and then enter your own unique costume creation in the competition for humans. Great fun in Old Town celebrating our entry into Fall.

The event also features…
Hay Rides around the Plaza
Pumpkin Painting
Chile Ristra-Making Demonstrations
Face Painting
Make ‘n Take Fall Arts and Crafts
Balloon Animals
Fall Music and Entertainment

Candy shops will be selling caramel apples, monster popcorn hands and popcorn balls, while Old Town restaurants will offer apple cider drinks and fall-themed menu items. Many galleries will be displaying Fall, Halloween and Dia de Los Muertos arts.

Celebrate the season by joining in the family-friendly fun in Old Town. There is no admission fee and event-related proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.

With a Rapid Ride stop at the southeast corner of Central Avenue and Rio Grande Blvd., visitors are encouraged to choose public transportation to travel to the event. For more information, call 311 or visit the City’s website, For accessibility, call Relay NM or 711.
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