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2018 Bag Challenge


  • Otero Fairgrounds 409 Fairgrounds Road Alamogordo, NM, 88310 United States (map)

Entry Deadline:  February 28, 2018  

"A FUN AND CREATIVE ACTIVITY FOR ALL"

CATEGORIES ARE:

YOUTH:  For ages 8 through 16.  No registration fee.

ADULT:  Ages 17 and above.  $5.00 registration fee.

GENERAL RULES:

  •  In order to participate, you must wear your handbag during the Festival and “PARADE OF BAGS”.
  • ALL BAGS MUST BE MADE BY THE PARTICIPANT AND SHOWN BY THE PARTICIPANT.
  • Your bag must include a patchwork and/or quilting technique. It may be a tote, handbag, or any bag design of your choice.
  • ALL BAGS MUST BE REGISTERED NO LATER THAN NOON ON SATURDAY. After registration you will be handed an identifying number which must be attached to your bag and worn at all times as a way to identify you.

THE “PARADE OF BAGS” WILL BE HELD AT 2 P.M. ON SATURDAY.  TOP THREE WINNERS WILL BE BY AUDIENCE CHOICE.  FESTIVAL ATTENDEES WILL VOTE FOR THEIR FAVORITE BAG.  VOTING INSTRUCTIONS WILL BE PROVIDED DURING THE FESTIVAL.