Mountainair Sunflower Festival 2022

The 2022 Mountainair Sunflower Festival! 

A FREE arts festival for the whole family!

The FREE event is sponsored by the Manzano Mountain Art Council and the Town of Mountainair, supported in part by the New Mexico Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 
T-Shirts by Local Artist:  Daniel Bottini DB Designs
Assorted colors.  Sizes:  Small to XL.

 

Get your shirt at Cibola Arts or the MMAC now –

or at the Info Booth during the Sunflower Festival.

 

SUNFLOWER HAT CONTEST!

 

Saturday, August 27, 2022 at 2pm on the Sunflower Stage at Monte Alto Plaza.
Wear your own Sunflower Hat or MAKE ONE at the Hat Booth from 10am to 1:30pm.
SIGN UP TO BE IN THE CONTEST BY 1:30pm AT THE HAT BOOTH.

 

Prizes awarded:

  • Children (17 & under) = 1st Place – 2nd Place – & Most Creative
  • Adults (ages 18+) = 1st Place – 2nd Place – & Most Creative
  • BEST IN SHOW

Prizes donated by local Mountainair Businesses

 

First 75 Participants receive a $1.00 Gift Certificate from the Soda Fountain at Mountainair Meds & More!

Live Music by:

HeartSleeve

Folk Duo

Daniel Solis Band

Country Western

Tracey Whitney

Jazz, Blues, & Soul

PowerDrive USA

New Mexican mix

Locations:

OUTDOORS in several different locations in Mountainair, all in close proximity of each other.

 

1. In Monte Alto Park on Main St. (across from the Shaffer Hotel) will be the Info Booth (with Raffle Tickets & T-shirts), Arts & Crafts Vendors, Children’s Activities, Selfie Station, & Sunflower Hat Contest.

 

2. Food Vendors and will be in Mustang Square on Broadway and Summit

 

3.  Manzano Mountain Art Council
101 E Broadway
Mountainair, NM 87036

Sunflower Festival Vendors
FOOD VENDOR PayPal Payments for the 2022 Sunflower Festival
Please complete the ONLINE Application and the Payment Information at the end.  

IF UNABLE TO COMPLETE ONLINE, MAIL IN FOOD VENDOR APPLICATION 

AND COMPLETE PAYMENT BELOW. 

Payments without Applications, and Applications without Payments, will NOT be accepted.

Artist/Craftspersons:

Please select either $30 for a single booth or $40 for a shared one.

PAYMENT FOR MAIL IN FOOD VENDOR APPLICATION ONLY:
 

Select One:

Artist/Vendor Payments

Food Vendor Payments

MAIL IN FOOD VENDORS ONLY

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Hope to see you this summer!

Nancy Stone, Vendor Coordinator
Mountainair Sunflower Festival
Accomodations — Make a weekend of it!

Come to the Sunflower Festival and stay for the weekend at one of the comfortable accommodations below. Mountainair offers easy access to the Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument with ruins at three sites: Quarai, Abó, and Gran Quivira. Mountainair is known as the “Gateway to Ancient Cities” due to its proximity to the ruins. Visit our interesting shops and restaurants and take a walking tour of our community murals.

Casa Manzano Bed & Breakfast

 

Reservations and Rates: 505-384-9767

Casa Manzano Bed & Breakfast is located on a foothill overlooking the Manzano Mountains. Accommodations open onto a central garden courtyard. The design synthesizes environmentally sound construction, traditional Southwest materials, and innovative contemporary features. Owner Guy Seiler will happily welcome you to his lovely retreat.

The Rock Motel and RV

 

Reservations and Rates: 505-847-2577

901 West Hwy 60, Mountainair, NM 87036
Located on historic US Highway 60 at the west end of Mountainair, you will enjoy beautiful sunsets under our covered pavilion surrounded by a landscaped rock wall. Free unlimited long distance calling and fast Wi-Fi. We have a variety of rooms to accommodate almost any sized party.

 
Shaffer Hotel

 

Reservations and Rates: 505-847-2888 or 505-705-0112

103 Main St W., Mountainair, NM 87036

Built in 1923, this pueblo-deco hotel and dining room is on the National Register of Historic Places and located near downtown Mountainair.

Turner Inn & RV Park (Pet Friendly)

Website

Reservations and Rates: 505-847-0248

This independently, American owned motel and RV park is situated at the east end of Mountainair and offers a friendly and inviting atmosphere at affordable prices. Rooms come with refrigerators, microwaves, coffeemakers, DirecTV, WiFi, and free long-distance phone.  An on-site patio area with BBQ, a laundry facility, and a hospitality/exercise room are available for guest use. The RV park comes with full hook-ups, free WiFi, and a shower house. Tent campers are welcome. Big rig parking is available.

Two Ponyz Ranch

Website

Reservations and Rates: 505-847-0245

Two Ponyz Ranch is a spacious 40-acre ranch adjacent to the Cibola National Forest. Situated among plentiful piñon and juniper on red-colored land that rolls and climbs towards the Manzano Mountains, Two Ponyz offers a real taste of New Mexico’s best — brilliant blue skies along with mountain and mesa views that stretch for miles. The guest house features a kiva fireplace, heated stone floors, jetted tub, FREE WiFi, and FREE Dish TV. There is also a stable, should you want to bring your horses. See the website for special offers.

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