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Totah Festival Indian Market & Pow Wow

Previously Held August 30, 2019 - September 1, 2019

Farmington Civic Center

VOTED A JOLT WORTHY EVENT! Talented Native American artisans are juried into this annual festival celebrating the craftsmanship and friendship of regional artists. Totah Festival features a weekend of fantastic food, a contest Pow-Wow, Cultural Dance Expo and the very popular authentic Navajo Rug Auction.

Event Information

Farmington Civic Center
200 W Arrington Farmington, NM
Totah Festival Foundation and the Farmington Museum
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FREE
505-599-1174

Totah Festival is a Juried Art Festival, featuring quality Native American art from across the southwest.  The Festival began in 1988 as a marketplace for Native American artists to share their skills and craftsmanship with the community, visitors and each other.  Today the Totah Festival features new and established artisans, the annual Totah Juried Art Competition, Contest Pow-Wow and an authentic Navajo Rug Auction. Call 505-599-1174, or visit totahfestival.org, for details.  

2019 Totah Festival Schedule

All 2019 Totah Festival events will be held at the Farmington Civic Center (200 W. Arrington)

Friday, August 30, 2019 

  • 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Juried Art Competition Awards & Totah Poster and T-Shirt unveiling
  • 6 p.m. Totah Showcase performances by local comedian James Junes and Pax Harvey with a special performance by the Diamond Creek Apache

Saturday, August 31, 2019 

  • 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Totah Festival open to public
  • 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Rug Viewing 
  • 1 p.m. Rug Auction
  • 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Contest Pow Wow 

Sunday,  September 1, 2019 

  • 8 a.m. Totah Festival 5K Fun Run & 1 Mile Walk Berg Park
  • 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Totah Festival open to public
  • 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Contest Pow Wow 
  • 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cultural Expo performances by the Po'Pay Pueblo Dancers, Soaring Eagle Dance Group, Acoma Buffalo Dancers and Joe Tohonnie & The White Mountin Apache Crown Dancers
  • 1:00 pm Fashion Show

Totah Festival Artist Information

The Totah Festival application and Terms and Conditions Booklet are linked to below. Completed applications are to be filed with the Farmington Museum, for the Totah Festival Foundation. Early artisan registration discounts available until August 1, 2019. The Farmington Museum is located at 3041 E. Main Street.  Call 505-599-1174 for additional information. 

Totah Festival Artisan Information

Videos

Farmington CVB videos also available in HD on YouTube.

Totah Festival Indian Market & Pow Wow

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