Fiestas de Albuquerque

Fiestas de Albuquerque 2018

Saturday, April 7, 2018 in Historic Old Town from noon to 5 p.m.

Celebrate Albuquerque’s birthday and enjoy the history and traditions of our city with live entertainment, free children’s activities, live artist demonstrations, local food, shopping, and fun for the whole family.

Don’t miss the Founders’ ceremony & procession […]

Rise and Try Week, 2018

Spring break fun and learning for the whole family! When

Mar 24, 2018 07:00 AM – Mar 31, 2018 06:00 PM

Where Balloon Museum 9201 Balloon Museum Drive Albuquerque, NM 87113 505-768-6020 Description

Saturday, March 24 through Saturday, March 31

Coinciding with APS and RRPS spring breaks is Rise and Try Week, a series […]

Indoor Track & Field World Records Broken in Albuquerque

by Tracy Cox

Albuquerque proves to be a world record-setting destination. From sprints, to pole vaults, to hurdles, New Mexico’s largest city has been the home of some of indoor track & field’s most impressive World and American records. On February 18, 2018, 21-year-old athlete and 2016 Olympian, Christian Coleman, from Fayetteville, GA, smashes […]

Travel + Leisure Top 50 Places to Travel in 2018 – Albuquerque

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Rising above its associations with the annual hot-air-balloon festival, Albuquerque will this year set out to prove itself as a fully-fledged destination. The Sawmill District, just north of the historic Old Town, is being revived as a creative center, anchored by the arrival of the Hotel Chaco. The design of this […]

Wolf Awareness Days to Celebrate the Lobo

Wolf Awareness Days to Celebrate the Lobo Visitors can learn more about the Mexican gray wolf re-introduction program, talk with keepers A Mexican gray wolf at the ABQ BioPark. Photo: ABQ BioPark.

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – The Mexican gray wolf was nearly extirpated during the last century, but thanks to breeding efforts like those at […]

Land of Enchantment Blues Festival 2017

Saturday, October 7

Noon-6:30 pm, Doors open at 11:00 am

Loretto Park

237 S. Camino Del Pueblo, Bernalillo, NM

$15 advance, $20 at the door

Children 12 and under free. All sales final, no refunds. No refunds due to inclement weather.

 

A great afternoon of Blues from local, regional and national Blues […]

Happy Croctober! October Crocodile-themed event @ ABQ BioPark Zoo

Happy Croctober! October kicks off with special crocodile-themed event at the ABQ BioPark Zoo

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Did you know that the crocodile has dozens of teeth but swallows its food whole?

Learn more about this large reptile and its cousin, the alligator, during the ABQ BioPark Zoo’s annual Croctober. The event will take place […]

ABQ BioPark Volunteer Fair

ABQ BIOPARK NEWS September 5, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Deborah Zavala

ABQ BioPark volunteer specialist

505-848-7172 | dzavala@cabq.gov ABQ BioPark Volunteer Fair Learn more about being a volunteer at this free event Touchpool volunteers at the ABQ BioPark Aquarium. Photo: ABQ BioPark.

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – If you have ever been interested in becoming […]

New play area at the ABQ BioPark Zoo now open

 

New play area at the ABQ BioPark Zoo now open Two distinct areas will cater to children 2-12 years old

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Visitors to the ABQ BioPark Zoo are in for a treat now that the new Colores Play Area has opened. Kids can climb, slide and hop from gator to gator thanks […]

Las Cruces Salsa Fest FREE

Salsa Fest

Salsafest 2017 will run 7pm – midnight at the Plaza de Las Cruces! See you there!

This year’s event is shaping up to be more exciting than ever with live music, a catered outdoor dining experience, salsa dancing classes, live performances and music, a kids tent, and great food vendors […]