The mission of gallupARTS is to foster creativity, culture, commerce and quality of life in Gallup and McKinley County through the arts.

Call to Artists

2nd Annual Second Street Arts Festival

Artists: present-giving season is almost upon us! Join us for the 2nd Annual Second Street Arts Festival on Saturday, November 19th from 10am – 4pm on 2nd Street and in the Second Street Event Center in downtown Gallup. Last year’s event attracted about 600 shoppers and the 50 participating vendors reported strong sales.

Registration is now open! Reserve your spot by downloading the application here, or purchase booth space:

Choose a booth type!


Gallup ArtsCrawl – Every Second Saturday


For Artists:

Interested in leading a workshop, doing a demo or performing at ArtsCrawl? Awesome! Shoot us an email at

For Vendors:

Want to sell arts, crafts or food at ArtsCrawl? We’d love to have you! No registration fee is required. Food vendors must have the proper City licenses and permits, however. Find more information the license and set-up requirements for ArtsCrawl here.

Check out the programs we produce!

Click on the title of each program to learn more.

  • ArtsCrawl

    ArtsCrawl is Gallup's most popular regularly scheduled community event. On the 2nd Saturday of every month ArtsCrawl draws huge crowds to our downtown, and over 20 businesses and galleries regularly participate.

  • Second Street Arts Festival

    gallupARTS hosts the annual Second Street Arts Festival (SSAF) every November. The festival features artists from McKinley County and the State of New Mexico.

  • ART123 Gallery

    ART123 Gallery features a new solo or group show every month to highlight emerging and established artists.