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Top 12 Kid-Friendly Attractions In Albuquerque,...
Whether traveling as a family, or just looking for something to do around town, Albuquerque has attractions that are family fun and sure to please the kids.
Where to Find Indoor Playgrounds and Amusement...
Whether looking for something athletic or something a little more game oriented, kids of all ages will find Albuquerque is a great place to have indoor fun.
Enjoy Summerfest in Nob Hill
The Route 66 Summerfest in Nob Hill brings together vendors, arts and crafts, food, a Cork and Tap, and several stages with entertainment.
5 Albuquerque Water Parks Kids Will Love
Albuquerque has enough water parks to keep the kids slippery and wet this summer. There are even a few year round parks to extend the fun.
Enjoy Four Summerfests
Summerfest offers free outdoor entertainment that includes music, food and a close look at Albuquerque neighborhoods.
Albuquerque Restaurants on Diners, Drive Ins...
Several Albuquerque restaurants have been featured on Guy Fieri's Food Network show, "Diners, Dive-ins
Find Albuquerque July Events
Find out about July events, festivals, concerts and more in this monthly guide to Albuquerque.
What Are Albuquerque's Monthly Temps?
Albuquerque has a great deal of sunshine and low humidity. Find out the monthly averages for high and low temperatures.
Top 10 Free Albuquerque Activities
Despite an economic downturn, there are plenty of activities to keep thrifty folks busy in Albuquerque.
Enjoy July's Festivals and Fairs
July offers plenty of options for festivals and fairs in the Albuquerque area.
Try This Delicious New Mexico Style Green Chile...
Green chile stew is a New Mexico classic. There are many ways to make it, but this recipe is the simple base used by many cooks.
Find August Events in Albuquerque
Find out about August events, festivals, concerts and more in this monthly guide to Albuquerque.
Top Ten Romantic Getaways
Find romantic getaways that are within a few hours drive of Albuquerque or within the city itself.
Albuquerque Area Farmers Markets
Find out where farmers and growers markets are in the Albuquerque area, and when to visit them.
Take Your Sweetie to One of These Romantic...
Find some of the most romantic restaurants in Albuquerque, where good food and the right atmosphere can make for a great meal.
Albuquerque Fun Freebies with Kids
Describes fun activities and attractions to see and do with kids in the Albuquerque, area all of which are free of charge.
Route 66 Days and Nights and Summerfest in...
View an image gallery of the first annual Route 66 Days and Nights Festival and Summerfest in Albuquerque Nob Hill.
Great Places to Throw a Children's Birthday...
Find a place to host a birthday party for the kids in the Albuquerque area.
Back to School Supply List
The article lists school supplies required by Albuquerque Public Schools, for the elementary level.
Albuquerque Scenic Drives - Five Scenic Driving...
There are some wonderful discoveries to be made in the areas around Albuquerque. Get out for some hiking through natural wonders, or discover scenic drives with unusual culture and history along these trails.
Find Free Friday Night Flicks Under the Stars
Rio Rancho offers free outdoor movies for the summer season.
New Mexico Tax Free Holiday
Since 2005, New Mexico has offered residents a tax free holiday weekend. Save on back to school items such as clothing and school supplies for three days in August.
New Mexico State Fair
The New Mexico State Fair takes place every September in Albuquerque. Find out about State Fair, from admission price to parking.
Albuquerque Restaurants for Breakfast
Reviews some Albuquerque restaurants with a specific look at their breakfasts.
Jump In to Summer Swimming
Albuquerque not only offers pools in the city, but has pools in the county for your recreational fun. Find a Bernalillo County pool for more summer fun, or find another pool for a year round experience.
Albuquerque Zoo
The Rio Grande Zoo in Albuquerque features animals, gift shops, amenities and more.
Kids Eat Free in Albuquerque
Lists Albuquerque area restaurants where kids eat free or nearly free.
ABQ's Brew Pub Trail
Visit the places where beer is made in Albuquerque, and sample some pints.
Find September Events in Albuquerque
Find out about September events, festivals, concerts and more in this monthly guide to the Albuquerque area.
Bowling Alleys in the Albuquerque Area
Bowling is a popular sport and a fun way to spend time with the family. Find a lane for fun, or join a league.
Back to School in Albuquerque
Find out what you need to know about heading back to school in Albuquerque, from school district start dates to the tax incentive.
Discover Free and Discounted Movies for Kids
Free and discounted movies are a fun way to cool down in summer. Find a movie theater near you that offers one of these movie events.
Catch an Isotopes Home Game!
Find a home game and enjoy some baseball with the Albuquerque Isotopes.
The World's Friendliest Restaurant Offers Hugs...
Tim's Place in Albuquerque's northeast heights features breakfast, lunch and hugs.
Hear Jazz Greats at the New Mexico Jazz Festival
Every summer, the New Mexico Jazz Festival brings live music to multiple stages in Albuquerque and Santa Fe.
Chile Roasting in Albuquerque
The Albuquerque area has many chile roasting spots that appear during the August through September chile harvest, and this article overviews the harvest and roasting.
What Is Albuquerque's Annual Snowfall?
Don't be surprised that Albuquerque gets snow.
Find \$1 Movies This Summer
For the summer, Regal Cinemas offer discounted movies for kids at two Albuquerque area movie theaters.
New Mexico State Fair Concerts
The article provides a concert schedule listing for the New Mexico State Fair.
Albuquerque April Events Calendar
Presents Albuquerque events for the month of April and provides information on happenings across the city.
Albuquerque Day Trip Destinations
Albuquerque day trips are a short drive away and provide a great way to get away from it all. Here are some top destinations.
Find Fourth of July Fireworks and More
Provides a comprehensive listing of the Fourth of July events in the Albuquerque area.
Duke City and Albuquerque
Albuquerque is sometimes called the Duke City.
Shop Nob Hill in Albuquerque
Overviews Albuquerque Nob Hill shopping and shops found in the Albuquerque Nob Hill district.
Labor Day Weekend in the Albuquerque Area
Labor Day weekend in the Albuquerque area is packed with concerts, festivals, and celebrations. Take it easy and choose an event that's right for you.
New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science in Albuquerque features exhibits, a planetarium a Dynatheater and many educational and outreach programs.
Albuquerque Uptown Neighborhood
The Uptown area of Albuquerque has an array of shops, restaurants and hotels, making it a favorite area for residents and visitors.
Swim ABQ Pools
Put on the suit and spray or slather on the sunscreen. The sun beckons and so does the local pool. Find an indoor or outdoor public pool near you and cool down with some summer fun.
Free Museums in Greater Albuquerque
Find out about free admission and discounts to museums in the Albuquerque area.
Enjoy Great Music at the Botanic Gardens
Every summer, the city of Albuquerque offers a series of concerts at the Botanic Gardens on Thursday nights.
Explora Science Center Fosters Discovery
Images depict the Explora Science Center in Albuquerque, where visitors learn through discovery.
Eat at Old Town's Restaurants in ABQ
Provides a listing of the restaurants found in Albuquerque Old Town in New Mexico.
Beat the Heat and Keep the Kids Cool
Lists the top ten ways to keep cool in summer in Albuquerque with the kids.
Balloon Museum in Albuquerque
The Anderson-Abruzzo Balloon Museum in Albuquerque is a one of a kind experience, with hands-on activities and a history of ballooning.
Make a Holiday Luminaria and Luminaria Light...
Find out how to make a paper bag luminaria for the holidays in this step by step guide. Find out how to make a luminaria holiday display.
Bars Along Central in Nob Hill Albuquerque
Reviews bars along Central Avenue in Nob Hill in Albuquerque
Nob Hill Neighborhood in Albuquerque
The Nob Hill neighborhood in Albuquerque has a lot to offer with shops, restaurants and a cosmopolitan lifestyle.
Farmers Markets
Introduces some of the Albuquerque area farmers markets. Page 2.
Albuquerque Hospitals
Whether you are looking for a new physician or need immediate medical attention, this list provides the top hospitals in the Albuquerque area.
Profile of Downtown Albuquerque
Profiles the Albuquerque downtown neighborhood with a look at shopping, eating, annual events, apartments, high rises, history and other essentials.
Albuquerque Wineries and Wine Tasting Rooms
Wine tasting in Albuquerque can be an afternoon's excursion to one spot where you relax and stroll the grounds, or a series of hops to try different houses and flavors. Either way, you've never been closer to a European tradition.
How to Get a Marriage License in Albuquerque
Find out how to register for a marriage license in Albuquerque.
August Fairs and Festivals
Find some of the fairs and festivals taking place in Albuquerque for the month of August.
Visit the World at the International Folk Art...
The annual International Folk Art Market in Santa Fe brings together over 150 artists from around the world.
Albuquerque Food Carts
The Curbside Cuisine pod of food trucks can be found every week at the Talin Market in Albuquerque.
Holiday Arts and Craft Shows in Albuquerque
Holiday arts and crafts shows offer unique gifts for the holidays. Find one of a kind and unique items at an arts and crafts fair this season.
The Children's Garden at the Albuquerque...
The Fantasy Garden at the Albuquerque Botanic Gardens creates an oversized interactive exhibit that families love.
Kids Bowl Free in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho
Kids bowl free all summer long in select Albuquerque bowling alleys.
Rio Rancho
The city of Rio Rancho is close to Albuquerque and offers a small town feel with big city amenities.
Albuquerque Senior Centers
The senior centers in Albuquerque offer classes, a place to meet friends old and new, and opportunities for many social activities. Find out about one near you.
Cliffs Adventure Park
The folder contains images taken at Cliffs Amusement Park in Albuquerque.
Restaurants in Albuquerque Nob Hill
Introduces some of the restaurants in the Albuquerque Nob Hill neighborhood, an area known for its dining.
Albuquerque Teens Find Summer Positions
Teens can volunteer for positions at the cultural institutions of Albuquerque, or apply for paid positions such as lifeguard.
Find October Events in Albuquerque
Find out about October events in the Albuquerque area.
Find Events in Albuquerque This Weekend
Find the best of family friendly weekend activities in Albuquerque.
Find a Pool and Cool Down!
The summer brings a lot of heat in Albuquerque, but these pool and water park options will help to keep the temperatures cool.
Driving Times and Mileages from Albuquerque
Find out what the drive times are to popular destinations close to Albuquerque.
Albuquerque Libraries
Find out about the Rio Grande Valley Library, and where library branches are located in Albuquerque.
Albuquerque Harvest Festivals
Celebrate the bounty of the season by visiting a harvest festival in the Albuquerque area.
Discover Tingley Beach in Albuquerque
Tingley Beach Station welcomes visitors to Tingley Beach recreation area.
Dip in for a birthday pool party
Find water park birthday packages in Albuquerque.
International District
The International District in Albuquerque features an array of ethnic shops as well as the New Mexico State Fair fairgrounds.
Albuquerque Treasures
What makes a local treasure? Albuquerque has quite a few.
Discover June in Albuquerque
The Albuquerque June events calendar provides a listing of some of the best local attractions, festivals and happenings in the area. When looking for events in Albuquerque, New Mexico, look no further.
Rattlesnake Museum in Albuquerque Old Town
The Rattlesnake Museum in Albuquerque Old Town features reptiles, amphibians and lots of rattlesnakes.
Animals, Shows and More
The gallery contains a photo tour of the Albuquerque Zoo, where visitors can enjoy animals, shows and other activities.
Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque
The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta offers nine days of spectacular fun. Find out about this great seasonal event.
Taylor Ranch Neighborhood
The Taylor Ranch neighborhood is on Albuquerque's near west side
Day of the Dead
From sugar skulls to ofrendas (altars), find out about the special Day of the Dead, or Dia De Los Muertos celebrations and events happening in Albuquerque.
Discover Albuquerque's Vegan Restaurants
Albuquerque has several vegan and vegetarian restaurants from which to choose.
Albuquerque Hometown Teams
Albuquerque sports teams include college sports, recreational teams and the Albuquerque Isotopes.
Affordable Housing in Albuquerque
Find affordable housing in Albuquerque, for both rental and purchase.
A Walk Through Old Town
Take a walking tour of the Old Town in Albuquerque beginning at the Bottger Mansion and ending at the Albuquerque Museum.
It'z Family Fun Center in Albuquerque
The gallery contains images of the kinds of games and activities found at the It'z Family Fun Center in Albuquerque.
High Desert
The High Desert community sits on the eastern edge of Albuquerque beneath the Sandia mountains.
Enjoy Fireworks at Freedom Fourth on July 4
Freedom Fourth fireworks are on display every Fourth of July at Balloon Fiesta Park in Albuquerque.
New Mexico Ski Areas
People tend to think of New Mexico as pure desert. But it's a delightful place with abundant winter treasures, such as ski areas for downhill or cross country skiing.
Find a museum summer camp
Albuquerque has a wide variety of museums with collections of art, space, science and more. Many also offer summer camps for kids.
Albuquerque Old Town
Old Town in Albuquerque blends the old with the new in a way that is truly distinctive. Find out more about this cultural hub of the city.
Madrid, New Mexico
The historic village of Madrid, New Mexico lies along the Turquoise Trail between Albuquerque and Santa Fe.
New Mexican Restaurants in Albuquerque
Albuquerque has a wide variety of New Mexican restaurants to choose from. Whether traditional or new wave, these choices are standard with many locals.
Albuquerque Coupons and Discounts
Social media has made the art of the shopping deal as easy as logging on to your IPhone or computer. Find Albuquerque coupons, discounts and specials at these sites and start saving.
Que Chula in Nob Hill Offers Mexican Folk Art
Mexican folk art can be found at Que Chula in Albuquerque Nob Hill.
Best Chocolate in the Q
Find places in the Albuquerque area to satisfy the craving for chocolate or for holidays like Valentines or Easter.
Sports Bars and Grills in the Albuquerque Area
Provides information on sports bar and grills in the Albuquerque area.
Best Sightseeing Tours in Albuquerque
Find a sightseeing tour in Albuquerque and learn a bit of history while enjoying the sights.
Casa Grande Trading Post
The Casa Grande Trading Post in Cerrillos, New Mexico features a mining museum, petting zoo and a glimpse at the area's past.
Discover Discounted Summer Movies for Kids
The Cinemark Movies 8 in Albuquerque offers discounted movies for kids during the summer.
DaKine Hawaiian Ice
DaKine Hawaiian Ice in Albuquerque offers a way to refresh and beat the summer heat.
New Mexico Earthquakes
Find out about New Mexico earthquakes, from whether they occur in the state, to what an earthquake here might be like.
Classic Car Show
A classic car is on display at the Route 66 Days and Nights Festival at Albuquerque Summerfest. Page 15.
Lindy's Restaurant on Route 66 in ABQ
Lindy's Restaurant in Albuquerque's downtown district sits along Route 66 and is a local institution.
Mario's Restaurant Offers Classic Italian Food
Mario's Pizzeria & Ristorante in Albuquerque has been in operation for over 35 years and has grown to three locations.
Take a Bite Out of an Albuquerque Pie
Find where to get the many pies Albuquerque has to offer, from hand made artisanal slices to more commercial fare.
Apple Orchards
Fall brings bright blue skies and crisp weather days, perfect for getting outdoors. Find an apple orchard and take home some fresh, delicious fruits of the season.
Albuquerque Golf Courses
Find out about the public golf courses found in the Albuquerque area.
UNM Center for Life Provides Alternative...
The UNM Center for Life in Albuquerque provides preventive and integrative medicine at its specialty clinic.
Albuquerque March Events Calendar
Find out about events and attractions in Albuquerque for the month of March.
Public Transportation to Albuquerque Balloon...
Although you can drive to the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, alternative modes are available that make the trip easier. Find out about the Rail Runner and shuttle bus lines.
National Hispanic Cultural Center
Visitors to the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque can find a wide variety of performing and historic arts.
Albuquerque Haunted Houses
Find out about Halloween haunted houses in the Albuquerque area.
Balloon Fiesta Events
Learn about the many events held at the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta.
Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
Provides information on the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, from how to get there, admission, helpful hints and more.
Albuquerque Luminarias a Holiday Event
The age old tradition of putting up luminarias during Christmas Eve has become a seasonal decoration, and Albuquerque luminarias are a much anticipated event. Find the best spots in town to take your luminaria tour, and find out about guided tours of this southwestern holiday tradition.
Movie theaters in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho
Find Albuquerque movie theaters to see movies in an area near you.
Pick Up Some Lavender
Overviews the Lavender in the Village Festival in Los Ranchos in Albuquerque, which takes place at the growers market.
Biscochitos
Biscochitos are the state cookie of New Mexico.
Outdoor Entertainment
The Civic Plaza in Albuquerque downtown hosts many outdoor events. Page 14.
New Mexico Mountain Club
Overviews Albuquerque New Mexico Mountain Club where members gather together to hike ski cycle snowshoe camp and climb.
Albuquerque Community Gardens
Albuquerque has several community gardens where it's possible to grown your own food.
Discover Albuquerque's Tea Houses
Albuquerque has tea rooms where you can sip a quick cup of tea, purchase loose tea, or spend an elegant afternoon. Find out where to enjoy the kind of hospitality that goes so well with a good cup of tea.
Donate Your Used Eyeglasses
The Lions Club of New Mexico collects used eyeglasses and redistributes them to those in need.
Ice Skating in the Albuquerque Area
Ice skating is a great winter activity, but did you know Albuquerque rinks are open year round?
Neon Store
The Neon store in Albuquerque Nob Hill shines during the Route 66 Days and Nights Festival and Summerfest. Page 16.
Route 66 Malt Shop Serves Up Classic Fare
The Route 66 Malt Shop in Albuquerque's Nob Hill features classic decor and food.
Albuquerque Marigold Parade and Festival
The annual Marigold Parade and festival takes place in Albuquerque's South Valley. The day offers homage to the dead while the living dance, eat and make merry, knowing that life is short.
Enjoy Summer Concerts at the Zoo
The Zoo Music concert series brings a variety of live musical genres to the stage at the zoo every Friday evening in summer.
Corrales, New Mexico
The historic village of Corrales, New Mexico has farms, homes, and a thriving small town center.
Seventh Goddess Mannequin
A live model looks like a mannequin during Route 66 Festival. Page 6.
Albuquerque November Events
Find out about what's happening in Albuquerque this November, to include Thanksgiving and Black Friday sales.
New Mexico State Fair PRCA Rodeo
A sign greets visitors to the New Mexico State Fair PRCA rodeo.
Festival of Cranes in Bosque del Apache
The Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge is home to the annual Festival of Cranes, held every November as the cranes fly south for winter.
Halloween Events around Albuquerque
Find out about Albuquerque Halloween events and activities. From ghost stories to ghost tours, there is something spooky going on.
Balloon Fiesta Facts and Figures
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is home to some amazing facts and information.
Summerfest Performers
A singer performs for audiences at the Route 66 Days and Nights Festival and Summerfest in Albuquerque Nob Hill. Page 18.
Duran's Central Pharmacy
The guide review looks at a restaurant in Albuquerque Old Town, Duran's Central Pharmacy.
Albuquerque Isotopes Stadium Tour
Berm seats are an affordable way to watch the game. Page 5.
Old Town Offers Free Performances
The Cultural Sunsets program in Old Town Albuquerque brings together the city's diverse cultures for a unique program of music and dance performances.
Nob Hill Shop and Stroll
The annual Nob Hill Shop and Stroll takes place the first weekend of each December, featuring merchants, restaurants, and entertainment. The Twinkle Light Parade takes place during the Shop and Stroll.
National Museum of Nuclear Science and History
Discover all there is to know about the atomic age, the Cold War and nuclear science at an Albuquerque museum that is one of a kind.
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