NCRTD To Provide Fare-Free Special Event Bus Transit Service For The Santa Fe Wine Festival At Las Golondrinas
The North Central Regional Transit District’s (NCRTD) RTD “Blue Bus” will provide special event bus transit services for the Santa Fe Wine Festival at El Rancho de las Golondrinas, July 6 and 7.
The fare free service will include a downtown Santa Fe shuttle providing nine roundtrips per day beginning at 11:10 AM with stops at Sheridan Street Transit Center, the New Mexico True Visitor Center lot at Paseo de Peralta and Old Santa Fe Trail, South Capitol Rail Runner Station and the Santa Fe Place Mall (south side parking lot) transit hub to connect with Santa Fe Trails bus system, including the #2 which serves the Cerrillos Hotel corridor. Local residents will find park and ride options at the South Capitol station, New Mexico Visitor Center and Santa Fe Place Mall lots.
A second bus, providing fare free service, will run from the 599 Rail Runner Station approximately each half hour, beginning at 11:45 AM. In addition to providing connections to the NM Rail Runner Express, local residents will have park and ride options at the 599 Station allowing them to avoid parking congestion at Las Golondrinas.
NM Rail Runner Express has added an additional train on Saturday and Sunday to accommodate eventgoers from Albuquerque. Visitwww.riometro.org to view the train schedules.