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Cambalache
Presented By: QEDF
Dates: October 1, 2017
Location: center of the village!
Address: State Highway 522 at Hwy 38, Questa, NM 87556
Phone: 575-613-2852
Time: 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Price: FREE

This traditional harvest festival closes out the Questa Farmers Market for the year, and, hosts the annual burning of Cucuii. Like Zozobra burned in Santa Fe, Cucuii is a regional Boogeyman, one childeren were warned of if they strayed into dangerous behavior. Before Cucuii is burned, you can write your worries, your penas , and tuck them in Cucuii’s clothes to watch them go up in smoke. The celebration includes music by local bands, crafts, and traditional foods, along with the last of the autumn crops, jellies, honey, baked goods and more.

Cambalache
  • State Highway 522 at Hwy 38
  • Questa, NM 87556
  • to
  • center of the village!
  • FREE