GPS: 500 W HWY 532, Alto, NM 88312




August 19th & 20th 2017

At Eagle Creek Outdoor Sports Complex

In Ruidoso, NM

An Exclusive Outdoor Craft Beer, Wine & Art Event Nestled in the Cool Pines of Ruidoso.

Avg. temperatures in August are 75°

If you are looking for fun new Ruidoso events, you just discovered one of the COOLest premier events offered to area visitors. Experience the flavors of New Mexico at the 2017 New Mexico Flavor Festival!

ENJOY over 40 AWARD WINNING NM BEERS & WINES, MOUTH WATERING FOODS such as authentic Mexican dishes, USA Today Award Winning Green Chili Cheeseburgers, Food Trucks, BBQ, Hawaiian Shave Ice and more, and all along with award winning musicians and artists such as, The Red Light Cameras (who have won numerous awards such as Best Band In Albuquerque 2015 , and many more. Also see CW Ayon, who was recently featured on the cover of Las Cruces Magazine and has a long list of accomplishments, as well as the newly formed CW Ayon Trio, + Seek the Fire, Homegrown Boyz, and amazing solo artists Tradd Tidwell, Delaney Davis, Malachi Martin, DJ RANDEE and B FRESH keeping it live at night! Don't miss the $500 body art contests Saturday night and the fashion shows on Sunday. We are also very excited to have Mr. Jordan Torres demonstrating his live sculpting and displaying his famous artwork and more!

There is a flavor for everyone! From ages 5 to 105 there is a flavor for you! Come out with your family and friends and experience a unique event in the cool pines of Ruidoso, where the average summer temperatures are in the mid to high 70s! Escape the heat!

Our Partners

We are proud to partner with the following organizations:

Toys for Tots of Lincoln County & Mescalero, NM

100% of parking proceeds go to Toys for Tots. Since 1947, Marines have been making Christmas wishes come true for needy children.

Wild Horses of Lincoln County


Ruidoso Realtors Scholarship Fund


Culture . Fashion . Live Art . Food . Beer . Wine . Prizes . VIP accommodations . Camping . Body Painting . Fire Spinning . Prizes and More!

NM Flavor Fest features Beers & Wines of New Mexico, Live Art Exhibits, Live Music, Kids Fashion Contest, NM Fashion Show (featuring NM artists), Live Art Creations, Sculptors, Painters, Flavor Fest Photo Contest, Performers, Indian Tacos, Authentic Mexican and New Mexican Foods + other COOL Contests, and CASH Prizes! Also enjoy overnight camping in a convenient location near the event center, you can also check out our lodging partners and enjoy our comfortable VIP lounge. 

And for you PARTY ANIMALS... Fire Spinning, Body Painting Contest and Live DJ's at night, glow paint, and much more!



Choose Your Flavor!

(Subject to Change)


VIP Hospitality
  • 2 days VIP Parking/Entrance
  • 2 days Private VIP Lounge Access
  • 2 days VIP Hospitality Tent with snacks refreshments 
  • 2 days Private Beer & Wine Tastings
  • More!
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Camp Site

$10 - 40
  • Camping Area Access
  • Camp Sites are $40
  • $40 covers up to 4 people
  • 10 x 10 Campsite (or bigger)
  • Limited Space Available
  • Make a Village!
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12 & under is FREE!
  • family
  • FREE admission for kids 12 & under!
  • Bouncy Houses + Giant Slides
  • Climbing Walls + Games 
  • Convenient Viewing Areas
  • Parental Escape Opportunities!
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So much flavor to choose from!