Category Archives: Free Event

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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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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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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Albuquerque Events Commemorate 10th Anniversary of 9/11


Most of us can remember with vivid recall where we were ten years ago when we first heard of the unprecedented attacks on our nation on September 11. And as commemorative ceremonies – both public and private – take place … Continue reading

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Art – Old and New – Make An Appearance in ABQ This Weekend


First Friday Arts Crawl It’s the first Friday of August, and that means it’s time for First Friday Artscrawl, a wonderful way to experience new art shows and exhibits all over Albuquerque. Tonight’s crawl includes new abstract watercolors at the … Continue reading

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Harry Potter Mania, Jazz Under the Stars and Xeriscaping Top Our Weekend List


Celebrate everything Harry Potter: wizards, owls and more Here is a cool way to celebrate the release of the last movie in the Harry Potter series if you’re a fan: tonight, Friday, July 15, 2011, the Tony Hillerman Branch Library … Continue reading

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Where to Celebrate 4th of July in Albuquerque


Both Mayor Berry and Governor Martinez are encouraging us to refrain from lighting fireworks this year due to the extreme fire danger, so here are a few public events where you can celebrate this weekend. (Update: Congrats to Lenise Torres, … Continue reading

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Music Under The Dome: Mala Maña


Tomorrow night, June 7, the Parkland Hills Neighborhood Association is hosting Music Under The Dome: Mala Maña, a free concert featuring Albuquerque’s own women’s drum and vocal cumbia band. Bring folding chairs and a picnic or support the unique food trucks … Continue reading

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