Category Archives: Event Recommendations

APPCityLife Editors recommend must-attend events

Fourth of July 2012 in Albuquerque


Anyone else think this summer is going way too fast? Fourth of July is already next week, so here’s the low-down on what to do, what not to do and how to have a great time without sparking a wildfire. … Continue reading

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Last Day of the 2012 Wine Festival


Balloon Fiesta park is hosting the 2012 Wine Festival, and today is the last day to sample wines from local vineyards and wineries. According to the website, it’s no pets or coolers, but you are allowed to bring in sealed … Continue reading

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April in Albuquerque


It’s April already, and with it comes springtime activities and holidays. Easter in Albuquerque The month kicks off with Easter Weekend with egg hunts, Sunday luncheons and special events. For a complete run-down of all things Easter, we recommend checking … Continue reading

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Don’t Be A Fool This April Fool’s Day at the ABQ BioPark Zoo


Even the animals are out to get you on April Fools Day! But do not relinquish hope yet; the trickery does not have to get you any more this holiday. For the price of regular admission, ABQ BioPark Zoo is … Continue reading

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Fiery Foods, Creative Women, Artistic Kids and Fun Foul Play This Weekend in ABQ


If you’re wanting to spice up this first weekend of March, you’re in luck. The 24th Annual National Fiery Foods & Barbecue Show begins today and continues through the weekend at the Sandia Resort & Casino. The Women & Creativity Celebration 2012 also kicks … Continue reading

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Hacking Chocolate, Oscar Night and Oh-So-Hot Foods


Hacking Chocolate, A Tasty Science Event Don’t picture what you cat does with his hairball. This is more like the magic your geeky tech guru buddy wields on your computer. This weekend’s Hacking Chocolate, A Tasty Science Event experiments with … Continue reading

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It’s Officially the Holiday Season in ABQ


It looks like our recent wind storm officially blew in the 2011 Holiday Season in Albuquerque. While some shoppers at Thursday’s Nob Hill shopping event braved the wind, downed trees, power outages and – did we already say wind – … Continue reading

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Hop, Run and Sing Along This Weekend in ABQ


Duke City Marathon Today is the deadline to register for Sunday’s  Duke City Marathon, which will also include a marathon relay, half marathon, walks from 20k to 5k, and the miracle mile. You must register online today, and late fees … Continue reading

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This Friday is First Friday Artscrawl All Across ABQ


From the renowned Weems Gallery in Old Town to the fun and funky InPost Artspace at the Outpost, this Friday’s Artscrawl will feature new artists, new exhibitions and new visitors from across the globe. Check out all participating galleries and … Continue reading

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Where to Check Out the Happenings in ABQ


Wondering what to do this weekend once the balloons are in the air? Here are a few of our favorite resources for finding something to do: Albuquerque blogger Aileen O’Catherine provides insight into the latest happenings as the About.com Guide … Continue reading

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