Habitat For Humanity Chile Festival

August 23, 2012 by  
Filed under Charity Events, Events

The 15th Annual Chile Festival is a fundraiser for Greater Albuquerque Habitat for Humanity, and admission is free!

The Habitat for Humanity Chile Festival 2012 takes place on August 25-26, with chile roasting, live entertainment, craft vendors sellings their wares from soaps to jewelry, a bake sale, plus books, videos and plants for sale, a silent auction, and kids’ activities including a puppet show. 

The Chile Fest entertainment schedule includes the Albuquerque All Stars Dance Club, Young at Heart Choir, Route 66 Revelers, guitarist DJ Armijo, and Austin and the Rattlers.

As it’s a benefit (and they need to raise money at the free event!) they’ll also have the raffle for the Habi-tot Playhouse (looks super-cute). The drawing is on Sunday at 3:30, although you can buy raffle tickets in advance and don’t have to be present to win. Other raffles are available to win an iPod, a $200 gas card, or a Smith’s grocery $300 gift card.

Habitat for Humanity Chile Festival:

When:  August 25-26, 2012

Time:  Saturday August 25 from 9 am to 4 pm, and Sunday August 26th from 11 am to 4 pm

Where:  1801 Montano Road NW at Shepherd of the Valley Presbyterian Church.

Price:  Admission is free!

And don’t forget about the Habitat for Humanity ReStore when you’re looking for a bargin on new and used building materials or home decor and furniture, and other items from windows and cabinets to appliances in good working condition. The store is open 9 am – 5 pm on Tuesday through Saturday, at 200 San Mateo SE.



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