Tag Archives: City of Albuquerque

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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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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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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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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Here’s to A No-Labor Labor Day Weekend!


It’s Labor Day Weekend (where did the summer go?), and we’re aiming to do as little labor as possible. Here’s our favorite picks for playing this weekend: 24th Annual Wine Festival For 24 years, New Mexicans have been trekking to … 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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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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Father’s Day, a Folk Festival and Fiesta at the Zoo (and we’re giving away tickets)


Father’s Day Fiesta at the Zoo Live Latin music all afternoon, prize giveaways, and a wild time is promised this Sunday when the ABQ BioPark Zoo hosts their annual Father’s Day event: Fiesta Day at the Zoo. And wouldn’t it … Continue reading

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Twilight Tour at the ABQ BioPark Zoo


This Tuesday: Twilight Tour at the Zoo Here is a great chance to catch nocturnal animals at their liveliest. Tuesday, June 14, beginning at 6:30 PM, the ABQ BioPark Zoo is hosting a twilight tour that lasts about 90 minutes. … Continue reading

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