Current Mexican Folk Art Weekend

Mexican Folk Art Weekend

New Dates for 2019!

Saturday, November 16, 2019 and Sunday, November 17, 2019

Saturday and Sunday
November 16 - 17
10 am-4 pm
One-of-a-kind works
by some of Mexico's finest artisans:
hand-crafted pottery, alebrijes, copper, silverware,
textiles and more!
For viewing and purchase. 


Saturday Only: Maloof Historic Home
Open Hour Tours, 1-4  pm, Tickets $5

Saturday Only: Fiesta Lunch from Cuca’s
Noon-1:00 pm
To reserve lunch, RSVP at (909) 980-0412

Mexican Folk Art Weekend made possible with support 
from Nick and Carol Brown, Diligent Investors LLC



Mexican Folk Art Weekend

Saturday, November 24, 2018 and Sunday, November 25, 2018

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days.


Fiesta Lunch 

Saturday, November 24, 2018  ONLY 

Noon to 1:00p.m.

RSVP at  909-980-0412 or via email


Maloof Historic Home Open House Tours

Saturday, November 24, 2018 ONLY

1:00p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Tickets $5.00.

Cash only, please.

Mexican Folk Art Weekend

Saturday, November 24, 2017 and Sunday, November 25, 2017

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days.


Maloof Historic Home Open House Tours

Saturday, November 24, 2017 ONLY

1:00p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Tickets $5.00.

Mexican Folk Art Weekend 

November 26 & 27, 2016

Hours: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m

Home Tours: 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

 Tickets $5.00

Mexican Folk Art Weekend - NEW DATES

Saturday & Sunday, November 14 & 15, 2015

Hours: 10:00 a.m to 4:00p.m.

Home Tours: 1:00 to 3:00p.m.


Featuring Art and Artsits from Mata Ortiz, Teotitlan Del Valle, Santa Clara Del Cobre and Oaxaca, Mexico.


Demonstrations and Art for Sale - Hand crafted pottery, alebrijes, copper, silverware, textiles and more!

15th Annual Mexican Folk Art Weekend

Saturday & Sunday, November 29 & 30, 2014

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Home Tours: 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.


Join us for this wonderful weekend as more than a dozen visiting craftsmen show their latest works in wood, fiber, metal, glass and other medias.  


Last year's event raised $1,000.00 towards the purchase of new doors and windows for a kindergarten  classroom in the Mexican village of Santa Clara de Cobre, home to one of the visiting artists.


Sat Nov 30- Sun Dec 1, 2013


Sales 10 AM-4 PM  FREE

Open House 1-3 PM -  $5


Free Fiesta Lunch from Cucas - Sat, Nov 30 (12-2PM)


Enjoy Pottery, Sculpture, Copperware, and Alebrijes by:

Mata Ortiz Potters

Jorge Quintana

Oaxaca Carvers

Jacobo and Maria Angeles Ojeda

Santa Clara De Cobre's 

Ignacio Punzo and more....


15% of sales porceeds benefit various Mexican villages and the Maloof Foundation.





"I enjoy coming to the Maloof house - and often bring friends and family there. The place is wonderful, the house and grounds - the gift store - everything is a true delight. The staff is always very nice. Thanks for being there to all."  - Melissa 


"Excellent presentation superior cultural-historical-artistic resource.." - Jane


“This is a very special place, dedicated to one of the great woodworkers of our time. ... It is visually stunning and at the same time presents a flow and feel of relaxation. I think you must see it some time. Put it on your bucket list! Special place to visit.”  -H. G. Smith


"What a genius Mr. Maloof was. I feel honored to have experienced this tour." - Liz

The Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation for Arts and Crafts is a member of the Historic Artists' Homes and Studios program (HAHS) of the National Trust for Preservation.  HAHS is a coalition of 30 museums that were homes and working studios of American artists. Come, witness creativity!

Maloof Service Animal Policy

The Maloof welcomes all visitors, including those assisted by a service animal. Visitors with a registered service animal are permitted in all publicly accessible areas.


In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), The Maloof recognizes only dogs as Service Animals. These animals are specifically trained to do work or perform tasks for a person with a disability. Guests who use service animals must retain control of their animal at all times, and are required to keep them on a leash or harness while visiting.


Emotional support animals are not recognized as service animals under the ADA; we apologize for the inconvenience, however, The Maloof is unable to accommodate them. 






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The Maloof is a Smoke Free Facility.

Smoking is not allowed anywhere

on the property or in the parking lots.







How does the state define an e-cigarette?

Tobacco product means “a product containing, made, or derived from tobacco or nicotine that is intended for human consumption [including] an electronic device that delivers nicotine or other vaporized liquids to the person inhaling from the device, including, but not limited to, an electronic cigarette, cigar, pipe, or hookah…”
Cal. Bus. & Prof. Code § 22950.5(d)(1) (2019)Cal. Health & Safety Code § 104495(8)(A) (2019)


Public Days & Hours:

Saturdays 10AM - 4PM

Gates open at 9:45AM


For Home Tours: 

Please click HERE for Home Tour information and times



General Information:

Phone 909.980.0412

Address: 5131 Carnelian St.

Alta Loma, CA 91701

(use Rancho Cucamonga for GPS)


Foundation Office Hours: Mon - Fri: 9 AM - 5 PM

The Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation Offices will be closed on the following holidays :

New Year's Day

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Presidents' Day

Memorial Day

July 4th

Labor Day

Veterans Day


Christmas Eve


New Year's Eve

The Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation for Arts and Crafts acknowledge the Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar (the Tongva world, including the Los Angeles Basin, South Channel Islands, San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys, and portions of Orange, San Bernardino, and Riverside Counties) and are grateful to have the opportunity to work for the Taraaxatom (Indigenous peoples) in this place. As institutions located on unceded Indigenous land, we pay our respects to Honuukvetam (ancestors), 'Ahiihirom (elders), and ̓Evoohiinkem (our relatives/relations) past, present, and emerging.

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