FAQs

Can I bring in something to drink?

You may bring in closed (sealed) bottles of water or soda ONLY. No outside alcohol is allowed into the park, and no open containers are allowed out the gate. This wine festival is under a Public Celebration Permit for wineries only and no other type of alcohol may be consumed on site as per NM State law.

 

Can I bring my children?

You may bring YOUR children and those for whom you are the legal guardian, but not those that aren't your own. You MAY NOT bring your niece/nephew/neighbor/friend of your child.

 

What if it rains?

Please visit www.weather.com and enter the zip code 88310. Our summer storms are sporadic and pass quickly. The festival will not close unless weather is extreme or dangerous. Otherwise, we appreciate the cooling effect of the rain and continue the celebration. There will be no refunds for weather-related reasons.

 

Can I bring my dog?

There are NO dogs allowed in the wine festival, even if they are on a leash.

 

What sort of payment do you accept?

We take cash and credit cards.

 

Can I get tickets in advance?

Yes and we encourage that, especially for Saturday! Click the link below to purchase tickets online. Print your unique ticket and bring it to the festival to be scanned in.

 

Can I bring my own cooler?

No coolers are allowed at the wine festival.

 

Interested in working at the Wine Festival?

Do you have an alcohol servers' license? Most wineries do their own hiring, but the Festival maintains lists of those interested in working to put in touch with the wineries. If you have a license, and would like to work, email Diane@LasCrucesEventPlanning.com.

 

THE Rotary Clubs of Alamogordo, Tularosa, and White Sands Present The

The Tularosa Basin Wine & Nut Fest celebrates its 9th year. The combined Rotary clubs of the area come together to promote New Mexico’s historic wine industry, showcasing the best of the state’s wines, along with local and regional artists, local nut producers, and music all day. This event takes place concurrently with the White Sands Balloon Invitational, drawing pilots and crews, along with balloon enthusiasts from around the state, to Alamogordo.

 

 Proceeds benefit the programs of the Alamogordo, Tularosa, and White Sands Rotary Clubs.

FRiday, Sept. 18 - Saturday, Sept. 19

Friday: 4 - 10 p.m., Saturday: Noon - 6 p.m. | Alameda Park, Alamogordo

Entertainment

If you are interested in performing at the 2015 Festival, please email Staci@LasCrucesEventPlanning.com.

Friday, Sept. 18

Mountain Music/
Pro Sound Productions

Selmo Rael

5:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 19

Mountain Music/
Pro Sound Productions

Sponsors

THE Rotary Clubs of Alamogordo, Tularosa, and White Sands

If you are interested in being a vendor or having your winery in the festival please email Diane@LasCrucesEventPlanning.com

Download

WINERY PACKET

$10 In advance | $12 at the gate

2-Day Pass: $16 in advance | $20 at the gate

1st  National Bank

414 10th St.

Alamogordo, NM

Chamber of Commerce

1301 White Sands Blvd.

Alamogordo, NM

All adults MUST have a valid photo ID with them. Anyone Under 21 is FREE, but MUST be accompanied by parent or legal guardian.

For more information see the FAQ's page.

Vendors & Wineries

Download Vendor

Application

Download NUT

Application

Tickets

Buy

Tickets!

Advance tickets may be purchased online or at the following locations:

Download

SPONSORSHIP PACKET

Location

Contact

For questions please contact Staci Mays at

Las Cruces Event Planning

Staci@LasCrucesEventPlanning.com

575-522-1232

 

Interested in working

at the Wine Festival?

Do you have an alcohol servers' license? Most wineries do their own hiring, but the Festival maintains lists of those interested in working to put in touch with the wineries. If you have a license, and would like to work, email Diane@LasCrucesEventPlanning.com.

Alameda Park

1021 North White Sands Boulevard

Alamogordo, NM 88310

For more information call (575) 522-1232 | © 2015 Las Cruces Event Planning | WBAM