The Route 66 Arts Alliance is hosting its annual Winter Arts Festival, and will include artwork created by students living in the East Mountains, including Cedar Crest, Tijeras, Edgewood and Moriarty. This is open to all elementary, middle, and high school students, including homeschooled students. The art will be shown only, not sold.

The Arts Alliance will be hanging the show Dec. 1. Contact for more information.

The Winter Arts Festival features free admission, live music all day, art and food. It will be held at the old Edgewood Elementary School building at Dinkle and N.M. 344 on Dec. 2 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.