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Poppies Festival 2017

Saturday, Apr 1, 2017 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
El Paso Museum of Archaeology
4301 Woodrow Bean Transmountain
El Paso, Texas 79924


Free public parking at Cohen Stadium lot #1 with free shuttles provided to and from museums. No public parking at the El Paso Museum of Archaeology or National Border Patrol Museum.

Cohen Stadium Parking Lots


Poppies FestivalThe City of El Paso Museum of Archaeology in partnership with the Museums and Cultural Affairs Department, Downtown Artist and Farmers Market, The Franklin Mountain Wilderness Coalition and the National Border Patrol Museum proudly hosts the 11th annual Poppies Festival. On April 1, 2017, from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., the DAFM will join dozens of community partners and exhibitors at the Museum of Archaeology in celebration of our gorgeous desert environment.

Vendors and community partners who wish to participate should complete and submit the registration form available >>HERE<<. Vendor applicants must include a Poppies Festivalminimum of 3 digital images reflecting what will be sold (handmade, original works encouraged). Community booth applicants should include a description and image of the hands on activity to be provided to the public (required).

Completed registration forms must be submitted via email to by 5 p.m. February 22, 2017. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered. Participants will be selected by a collaborative panel of judges and notified via email by March 8, 2017.