Albuquerque New Mexico


Albuquerque New Mexico

Petroglyph National Monument
Photo by Efrain M. Padro

The largest metropolis in New Mexico, Albuquerque lies nearly at its geographic center. The scenic city, set at the base of the Sandía Mountains along the banks of the Río Grande, blends a lively arts and culture scene with dynamic outdoor pursuits, from hiking and biking to hot air ballooning.


May 1St. Phillip Feast Day
San Felipe Pueblo

June 4–10Albuquerque Film and Music Experience

June 9–16 — Festival Flamenco Internacional de Alburquerque

June 13 — St. Anthony Feast Day
Sandía Pueblo

July 11–14 — Mariachi Spectacular de Albuquerque

July 13–Aug. 5 — New Mexico Jazz Festival

July 14 — St. Bonaventure Feast Day
Cochiti Pueblo

July 21 — Route 66 Summerfest

Aug. 2 — Persingula Feast Day
Jemez Pueblo

Aug. 15 — Our Lady of Assumption
Zia Pueblo

Aug. 28 — St. Augustine Feast Day
Isleta Pueblo

Sept. 8 — Albuquerque Hopfest

Sept. 6–16 — New Mexico State Fair

Sept. 21–22 — ¡Globalquerque!

Sept. 23 — Somos Albuquerque

Oct. 6–14 — Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Nov. 12 — San Diego Feast Day
Jemez Pueblo

Nov. 22–Dec. 30 — River of Lights

DecemberWinter Spanish Market


MarchFiery Foods and Barbecue Show

Mid-MarchChocolate & Coffee Festival

April Gathering of Nations Powwow