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Hatch Chile Festival (Hatch, NM)
September 2 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm$10
As summer cools down, the Village of Hatch heats up. Labor Day weekend heralds the annual Hatch Chile Festival, a two-day celebration of the world-famous crop.
The festival attracts over 30,000 visitors from all over the United States, including such notables as the Food Network and the BBC. Festival goers can sample famed chile recipes, watch the crowning of the chile festival queen, or toss a horseshoe in celebration of our most famous crop. The event also features chile ristra contests, artisan and food booths and a carnival.
Want to know more before you go. Check out my article about the festival!