Drive on down to catch Mayor Javier Gonzales reading a proclamation declaring this the official Lowrider Day of Santa Fe. See a car procession from Fort Marcy, followed by a show on the plaza, with music by DJ Jason Crawford (a History Museum security officer), a hopper demonstration and awards presentation. Free admission for NM residents to Con Cariño: Artists Inspired by Lowriders at the New Mexico Museum of Art and Lowriders, Hoppers, and Hot Rods: Car Culture of Northern New Mexico at the New Mexico History Museum.
Schedule of events:
8:30 Cars line up at Fuego ball fields
11:00 Start procession from ball fields to Plaza, park cars around Plaza and on Lincoln Ave.
12:10 Opening prayer
12:15 National Anthem
12:20 pm Welcome from Department of Cultural Affairs Cabinet Secretary Veronica Gonzales
12:25 pm Proclamation by Mayor Javier Gonzales
12:35 – 12:45 Additional speakers
12:45 - Music by DJ
1:30 - 2:30 Lowrider hopping demonstration on W. Palace Ave.
3:30 Awarding of trophies
4:00 Event concluded
Door prize drawings through the day!