Category Archives: Local Attraction

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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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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Exploring the ABQ Art Community: Urban Art Trawl


This Sunday, 9/11/11, catch an insider’s glimpse into Albuquerque’s prolific and unique urban art as the City of Albuquerque hosts Urban Art Trawl. Ride aboard ABQ Trolley Co.’s open-air trolley while expert Becky Holtzman regals riders with history, stories and information … 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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This Weekend: Butterflies (and free tix to the zoo), Hammer Tosses, and Anniversary Parties for Community Art


PNM Butterfly Pavilion at the CABQ Botanic Garden Today (9AM – 5PM; CABQ BioPark Botanic Garden)  There’s nothing quite like being in a garden surrounded by twenty-five species of fluttering butterflies. You can participate in this almost ethereal experience this … Continue reading

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La Traviata Performance Tonight at Kimo Theatre


Verdi’s famous opera, La Traviata, will come to life tonight, Tuesday, March 22, through a performance by Opera Southwest in Albuquerque’s historic Kimo Theatre. The show begins at 7:30PM with additional performances continuing through Sunday, March 27. $15 – $17 … Continue reading

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Community Garden Rows Now Available


If you can put in the time and effort – and become a member of the community garden – the Rio Grande Community Farm provides almost everything else you’d need to have a garden either for yourself or as part … Continue reading

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Snag some free culture before 1 PM on Sundays


Both of the Albuquerque Department of Cultural Services Museums offer free entry on Sunday mornings between 9AM – 1 PM. (There are a few exceptions during major holidays, so check the website for details.) So if you’re looking for something … Continue reading

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Biking the Paseo del Bosque Bike Trail


Our infamous spring winds are slated to make a comeback on Monday, so get out and enjoy our beautiful weather today! Here’s a thought if you’re at loose ends… head outside for a ride along the Rio Grande River and … Continue reading

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It’s Powder Time!


As the temperatures start to climb back into positive territory, it’s time to think about getting out and enjoying this new winter wonderland. Continue reading

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