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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 out about Albuquerque Halloween events and activities. From ghost stories to ghost tours, there is something spooky going on.
Find the perfect Halloween pumpkin at an Albuquerque area pumpkin patch.
Find out about Halloween haunted houses in the Albuquerque area.
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.
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.
Find out about October events in the Albuquerque area.
Every year, pumpkins fly in the Estancia Pumpkin Chunkin contest. Using trebouchets and catapults, the pumpkins fly through the sky to determine which pumpkin goes the farthest.
Find an early voting center or a voting convenience center for the 2012 general election.
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.
Albuquerque has a great deal of sunshine and low humidity. Find out the monthly averages for high and low temperatures.
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.
Find a place to host a birthday party for the kids in the Albuquerque area.
The Maize Maze at the Rio Grande Community Farm in Albuquerque offers families a place to have some fall fun.
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.
Tingley Beach Station train platform is a stop along the way for the BioPark's RioLine train. Page 2.
Your guide to celebrating Thanksgiving dinner in Albuquerque if you don't want to cook. A guide to Thanksgiving dinner options at Albuquerque restaurants or with takeout.
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.
Celebrate the bounty of the season by visiting a harvest festival in the Albuquerque area.
The New Mexico State Fair takes place every September in Albuquerque. Find out about State Fair, from admission price to parking.
Halloween costumes in Albuquerque can be found at specialty costume shops, Halloween stores, party stores and thrift shops.
Several Albuquerque restaurants have been featured on Guy Fieri's Food Network show, "Diners, Dive-ins
Find out about Albuquerque Halloween events and Halloween haunted houses.
Don't be surprised that Albuquerque gets snow.
Find out about what's happening in Albuquerque this November, to include Thanksgiving and Black Friday sales.
Find some of the most romantic restaurants in Albuquerque, where good food and the right atmosphere can make for a great meal.
The New Mexico Philharmonic Orchestra is based in Albuquerque, and brings symphonic music and educational programs to New Mexico.
Veterans Day is a day of remembrance, and honors both the living and the dead who have served. Find out about events happening in the Albuquerque area for the holiday once known as Armistice Day.
Find romantic getaways that are within a few hours drive of Albuquerque or within the city itself.
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is home to some amazing facts and information.
Find out about voting for elections in Albuquerque and Bernalillo county.
Halloween just got better with a family event in Old Town that features costumes, hay rides and live music, all free of charge.
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.
The fall cider and harvest festival at the Botanic Gardens Heritage Farm happens every October.
Profiles the Albuquerque downtown neighborhood with a look at shopping, eating, annual events, apartments, high rises, history and other essentials.
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.
The Albuquerque area has a lot of fun festivals and celebrations that mark summer's end. Find out where to pick pumpkins, apples and wander a corn maze.
With festivals, parades, hot air balloon rallies and a river of lights, the Albuquerque area offers great ways to spend some time in the holiday spirit.
Albuquerque is sometimes called the Duke City.
Reviews some Albuquerque restaurants with a specific look at their breakfasts.
Finding a good place for coffee is not difficult in Albuquerque, which has many great coffee shops.
Find the best places in New Mexico to discover fall color, and how to get there.
Visit the places where beer is made in Albuquerque, and sample some pints.
Several performances of the Nutcracker Ballet take place in New Mexico. Find dates, times and performances for this holiday classic, which ranges from Nuevo Nutcracker to the classic version with classical orchestra.
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.
Find out where farmers and growers markets are in the Albuquerque area, and when to visit them.
Despite an economic downturn, there are plenty of activities to keep thrifty folks busy in Albuquerque.
The lunar new year of 2013 presents the Year of the Snake. Find places in Albuquerque to celebrate this good luck event.
Find out how to make sugar skulls for Day of the Dead decorations.
Lists Albuquerque area restaurants where kids eat free or nearly free.
Introduces the Rattlesnake Museum where snakes abound. The Rattlesnake Museum is part of the Albuquerque Old Town Walking Tour. Page 3.
A wall of license plates at the Rattlesnake Museum displays snake names and words. Page 7.
Find Albuquerque turkey trot events, which provide the perfect activity for running off the extra calories associated with Thanksgiving day.
The Albuquerque December events calendar provides information on what's happening over the month.
Provides information on sports bar and grills in the Albuquerque area.
New Mexico has several Oktoberfests that feature beers, food, and great entertainment.
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.
Find an Albuquerque party to bring in the New Year, where you can join the midnight countdown and welcome the new year.
Bowling is a popular sport and a fun way to spend time with the family. Find a lane for fun, or join a league.
The holiday season brings with it great cheer and joy, as well as lots of free things to do.
Albuquerque day trips are a short drive away and provide a great way to get away from it all. Here are some top destinations.
Reviews bars along Central Avenue in Nob Hill in Albuquerque
The tour guides visitors through the Open Space Visitor Center in Albuquerque.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science in Albuquerque features exhibits, a planetarium a Dynatheater and many educational and outreach programs.
Images depict the Explora Science Center in Albuquerque, where visitors learn through discovery.
The annual Dia de los Muertos celebration at the South Broadway Cultural Center brings together ghost stories, calavera art and entertainment for the whole family.
Presents Albuquerque events for the month of April and provides information on happenings across the city.
Find more seasonal events for the Albuquerque area from late November through early December. Page 2.
Describes fun activities and attractions to see and do with kids in the Albuquerque, area all of which are free of charge.
The River of Lights at the Albuquerque Botanic Gardens provides several weeks of holiday light displays, as well as a variety of entertainment.
Find the best of family friendly weekend activities in Albuquerque.
Provides a listing of the restaurants found in Old Town in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Find out how to register for a marriage license in Albuquerque.
Sometimes there just isn't enough time to cook a big Thanksgiving dinner. Consider the possible help you can get with the many take out option Albuquerque has to offer.
Every fall, the Sandhill Crane Festival at the Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center welcomes visitors to learn about the annual visiting birds.
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.
The Anderson-Abruzzo Balloon Museum in Albuquerque is a one of a kind experience, with hands-on activities and a history of ballooning.
Enjoy an Albuquerque Thanksgiving, from the Twinkle Lights parade to the Thanksgiving Day feast to Black Friday shopping.
Whether you are looking for a new physician or need immediate medical attention, this list provides the top hospitals in the Albuquerque area.
Find a sightseeing tour in Albuquerque and learn a bit of history while enjoying the sights.
Ristras are a traditional New Mexican decoration and food.
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.
Black Friday is a huge shopping day in Albuquerque, with shoppers lining up at stores early in the morning. Take advantage of the after Thanksgiving sales on Black Friday in Albuquerque.
Find out where to get a special dinner on Christmas day or Christmas eve in Albuquerque.
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.
Teens can volunteer for positions at the cultural institutions of Albuquerque, or apply for paid positions such as lifeguard.
Overviews Albuquerque Nob Hill shopping and shops found in the Albuquerque Nob Hill district.
Find where to get the many pies Albuquerque has to offer, from hand made artisanal slices to more commercial fare.
Find out what the drive times are to popular destinations close to Albuquerque.
Albuquerque has several options when it comes to 24 hour restaurants. Dining out late night can mean a national chain, but there are local options as well.
The Albuquerque Twinkle Light Parade arrives every holiday season, with floats, bands and a visit from Santa Claus. Find out where it is, how to get there and where to park.
The Uptown area of Albuquerque has an array of shops, restaurants and hotels, making it a favorite area for residents and visitors.
Find places in the Albuquerque area to satisfy the craving for chocolate or for holidays like Valentines or Easter.
Find Albuquerque holiday music events and concerts that celebrate the season.
Find seasonal events for early December in the Albuquerque area. Page 3.
The International District in Albuquerque features an array of ethnic shops as well as the New Mexico State Fair fairgrounds.
The Nob Hill neighborhood in Albuquerque has a lot to offer with shops, restaurants and a cosmopolitan lifestyle.
The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta offers nine days of spectacular fun. Find out about this great seasonal event.
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.
Discover Albuquerque's Bucket List, the places and activities that are a must-do when in the city, to include the Sandia Tram and touring Route 66.
The historic village of Madrid, New Mexico lies along the Turquoise Trail between Albuquerque and Santa Fe.
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.
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.
The Fantasy Garden at the Albuquerque Botanic Gardens creates an oversized interactive exhibit that families love.
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.
Ice skating is a great winter activity, but did you know Albuquerque rinks are open year round?
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. Page 6.
What makes a local treasure? Albuquerque has quite a few.
The UNM Center for Life in Albuquerque provides preventive and integrative medicine at its specialty clinic.
Rancho de Chimayo features traditional northern New Mexican food in a historic restored adobe.
Albuquerque has a wide variety of New Mexican restaurants to choose from. Whether traditional or new wave, these choices are standard with many locals.
The Scandinavian Club of Albuquerque has a Scandinavian festival every year. Find out more about what's happening at this event.
Visitors to the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque can find a wide variety of performing and historic arts.
Find Las Posadas and other seasonal events in the Albuquerque area. Page 4.
Find barbecue restaurants in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho.
Every year on Good Friday, pilgrims from the Albuquerque area make the pilgrimage to Tome Hill in Tomé, New Mexico.
Provides information on the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, from how to get there, admission, helpful hints and more.
Find bacon at the Southwest Bacon Fest in Albuquerque.
Albuquerque provides perfect viewing for the annular eclipse on May 20, 2012, and there will be a good number of places to view it.
Artists create calavera pictures using flowers of different colors. Page 18.
The Sandia ski area near Albuquerque offers four chairlifts for skiing, snowboarding and other winter sports.
Albuquerque sports teams include college sports, recreational teams and the Albuquerque Isotopes.
There are several post offices that remain open after hours for late dropoff of tax returns on tax deadline days.
Sybarite 5 performs at Sunday Chatter in Albuquerque. Page 5.
The Beeps Store makes Albuquerque shopping easy, as it offers shoppers a great selection of unusual gifts, jewelry and cards.
Find out about Martineztown in Albuquerque, one of the city's oldest neighborhoods.
Find fun ways to spend the winter season with this guide to what's available in the Albuquerque area.
The annual FETCHapalooza animal adoption event is the largest in New Mexico, and happens every spring.
The annual International Folk Art Market in Santa Fe brings together over 150 artists from around the world.
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.
Find out about free admission and discounts to museums in the Albuquerque area.
The Rio Grande Zoo in Albuquerque features animals, gift shops, amenities and more.
A tuba player creates music for the dance macabre. Page 11.
The Bugg Lights display at Christmas has become an Albuquerque tradition.
Find out about New Mexico earthquakes, from whether they occur in the state, to what an earthquake here might be like.
Friends pose for a picture dressed in calavera costutmes. Page 10.
For some shoppers, Black Friday is a must. Find out which stores open early and develop a game plan.
The Wells Park neighborhood in Albuquerque is one of the fastest growing areas in the city. Find out why they're experiencing revitalization.
A somber white faced cat attends the festivities at the Marigold Parade celebration. Page 7.
Find Albuquerque movie theaters to see movies in an area near you.
The Marigold Parade ended at the festival, where many danced the danse macabre. Page 12.
The tradition of French afternoon tea can be found at Mes Amis Teahouse in Albuquerque's Nob Hill.
The emperor leads the dance macabre. Page 8.
The Pink Rhino Boutique in the Brick Light District of Albuquerque's University neighborhood offers west coast style. Page 5.
Wolfe's Bagels claims they have the best bagels above sea level. They lead the way in Albuquerque for sure.
The dead and the living dance in the dance macabre. Page 9.
Aztec dancers performed at the Marigold Parade festival. Page 4.
Pat Ward conducts a history tour of Old Town. Page 2.
Taking the tram to the top of Sandia Crest begins at the Sandia Tram Visitor Center.
The Dance Macabre musicians play unearthly tunes. Page 13.