2019 NEW MEXICO: MAY and JUNE 2019
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events
(see also: 2016 - 2015)
May 3, 2019
School Lunch Hero Day
A chance to showcase the difference school nutrition professionals make for every child who comes through the cafeteria.
May 12, 2019 MOTHER'S DAY
Most restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list.
May 16-19, 2019 41st IACP Annual Conference - Santa Fe, New Mexico
International Association of Culinary Professionals Annual Conference. Culinarians from around the globe gather to unite, inspire, and celebrate. Come to network, come to share your knowledge.
May 17-18, 2019 Bacon & Brews - Red River, New Mexico
Come to Brandenburg Park for bacon, beer, games, music, and more! We will have breweries and wineries from all across New Mexico, including our very own Red River Brewing Company. We will also have select vendors offering everything from clothing to art and everything in between. We will have tailgating games out to play with family and friends, such as cornhole, over-sized Jenga, and more! Poo Live Crew will be playing in the park all day for your entertainment.
May 23-June 2, 2019 Albuquerque Beer Week
Albuquerque, New Mexico
This series of events brings the community together to celebrate great beers and the wonderful places in which we enjoy them. There is a little something for everyone to get excited about; new and existing beer lovers, foodies, and the unsuspecting general public will all love ABQ Beer Week as it promotes our bars, breweries and restaurants.
May 25-27, 2019 Las Cruces Wine Festival - Las Cruces, New Mexico
Las Cruces Wine Festival* (Formerly known as Southern New Mexico Wine Festival)
May 25-27, 2019 Albuquerque Wine Festival
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Located at the famous Balloon Fiesta grounds, the Albuquerque Wine Festival combines wines from around the state, arts and crafts, food, live music, and educational opportunities.
May 26, 2019 Albuquerque Blues & Brews - Albuquerque, New Mexico
Live Music - Top Blues Bands • Dozens of Regional Craft Breweries • Collectible quality event program featuring bands & breweries • Raffles, Games, Homebrew Demonstrations, Vendor Booths, and more!
June 8, 2019
Elephant Butte Chili Cookoff
Elephant Butte Lake State Park, New Mexico
Red or Green? That’s the question of the day at the Elephant Butte Chili Challenge Cook Off, a charity event. Pay park entrance fees at the gate, then $2 per chili sample. People’s choice decides the winner. Also on hand – burgers, ice cream, and entertainment.
June 14-16, 2019 - Annual Fine Art & Wine Festival
Red River, New Mexico
This event features both silent and live auctions, fine art, pottery, photography, wine sampling, a progressive wine dinner, and live music.
June 19-23, 2019 Vintage Albuquerque - Albuquerque, New Mexico
More than 30 wineries pour over 100 wines with local restaurants cooking up perfect compliments for your culinary pleasure, truly a mouthwatering culinary extravaganza! A silent auction featuring wine, art, jewelry and other goodies provided perfect shopping opportunities for those who want to take home a piece (or pieces) of the action.