2017 Acequia Day at Legislature

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Ethan Vigil, youngest parciante on San Jose de la Cienega Acequia Association -Photo taken by Marty Vigil 

Acequia Day at the Legislature! 

Palas at the Roundhouse
Bring your shovel to show your support! 


Calling all water advocates, allies, lovers, and protectors! 

Join acequia leaders from across the state at the Round House to celebrate acequia agriculture, successful infrastructure projects, and to advocate for the future of Capital Outlay.  


February 16th 2017 


10:00am – 12:00pm 

 Acequia Leaders recognized on House/Senate Floor
(supporters in gallery) 
12:00pm Lunch Break 


1:30pm – 3:30pm: Acequia Day Celebration  


*Meet in the rotunda

Acequia Legislative Report, Music, & Poetry!  



Please bring your family, children, parciantes, and friends to stand in solidarity with acequias!  

We will drape our acequia quilt from the rotunda as a testimony of the hundreds of acequias who have a dream for the survival of acequia traditions!

Acequia Quilt- Photo taken by Seth Roffman, Green Fire Times

To Sponsor this event, please call (505) 995-9644


Que Vivan Las Acequias!!!!