Admission: $10.00 Per Car Load – Good for Both Days!
Carnival! Fun! Food! Live entertainment!
Saturday and Sunday
Saturday, September 5th and Sunday, September 6th, 2015
Hatch Municipal Airport 1 mile west of town on HWY 26
There will be a carnival, chile-eating and watermelon-eating contests and live music. Think you can win a chile-eating contest? Come to the Hatch Chile Festival to find out!
The festival attracts over thirty-thousand people from all around the world, including The Food Network. Festival-goers can sample famed chile recipes, watch the crowning of the chile festival queen, or toss a horseshoe in celebration of their most famous crop. The event also features chile ristra contests, artisan and food booths, and a carnival.
Hatch, New Mexico is located 183 miles south of Albuquerque on I-25. Use exit 41. Come and join the chile fun!