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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.
Save with Tax Free Holiday Weekend
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Find Fresh Produce and More at Farmers Markets
Find out where farmers and growers markets are in the Albuquerque area, and when to visit them.
Great Places to Throw a Children's Birthday...
Find a place to host a birthday party for the kids in the Albuquerque area.
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.
Find August Events in Albuquerque
Find out about August events, festivals, concerts and more in this monthly guide to Albuquerque.
Albuquerque Restaurants on Diners, Drive Ins...
Several Albuquerque restaurants have been featured on Guy Fieri's Food Network show, "Diners, Dive-ins
Discover Five Scenic Drives Near Albuquerque
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.
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.
Find Out About NM State Fair
The New Mexico State Fair takes place every September in Albuquerque. Find out about State Fair, from admission price to parking.
Top Ten Romantic Getaways
Find romantic getaways that are within a few hours drive of Albuquerque or within the city itself.
Find Albuquerque July Events
Find out about July events, festivals, concerts and more in this monthly guide to Albuquerque.
Top 10 Free Albuquerque Activities
Despite an economic downturn, there are plenty of activities to keep thrifty folks busy in Albuquerque.
What Is Albuquerque's Annual Snowfall?
Don't be surprised that Albuquerque gets snow.
Albuquerque Zoo
The Rio Grande Zoo in Albuquerque features animals, gift shops, amenities and more.
Smell that Green Chile Roasting!
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 NM State Fair Concerts
The article provides a concert schedule listing for the New Mexico State Fair.
Kids Eat Free or at a Reduced Price at These...
Lists Albuquerque area restaurants where kids eat free or nearly free.
Duke City and Albuquerque
Albuquerque is sometimes called the Duke City.
Find \$1 Movies This Summer
For the summer, Regal Cinemas offer discounted movies for kids at two Albuquerque area movie theaters.
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.
Find Albuquerque August Fairs and Festivals
Find some of the fairs and festivals taking place in Albuquerque for the month of August.
Find Free Friday Night Flicks Under the Stars
Rio Rancho offers free outdoor movies for the summer season.
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.
Try One of These Romantic Albuquerque Restaurants
Find some of the most romantic restaurants in Albuquerque, where good food and the right atmosphere can make for a great meal.
Enjoy July's Festivals and Fairs
July offers plenty of options for festivals and fairs in the Albuquerque area.
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.
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.
Driving Times and Mileages from Albuquerque
Find out what the drive times are to popular destinations close to Albuquerque.
Find Holiday Arts and Crafts Shows
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.
Discover the Best Weekend Events in Albuquerque
Find the best of family friendly activities in Albuquerque each weekend with this updated listing on shows, festivals and fairs, entertainment, theater and more.
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.
New Mexico State Fair PRCA Rodeo
A sign greets visitors to the New Mexico State Fair PRCA rodeo.
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.
New Mexico State Fair
Find out about the New Mexico State Fair in Albuquerque, from fairground location to upcoming concerts.
Movie theaters in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho
Find Albuquerque movie theaters to see movies in an area near you.
Balloon Fiesta Facts and Figures
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is home to some amazing facts and information.
Strike It Big By Bowling
Bowling is a popular sport and a fun way to spend time with the family. Find a lane for fun, or join a league.
Find 24 Hour Restaurants in 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.
Eat at Old Town's Restaurants in Albuquerque
Provides a listing of the restaurants found in Old Town in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Free Museums in Greater Albuquerque
Find out about free admission and discounts to museums in the Albuquerque area.
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.
Find Events for Labor Day Weekend in Albuquerque
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.
Find Area School District Start Dates
Find out what you need to know about heading back to school in Albuquerque, from school district start dates to the tax incentive.
Discover Tingley Beach in Albuquerque
Tingley Beach Station welcomes visitors to Tingley Beach recreation area.
Find September Events in Albuquerque
Find out about September events, festivals, concerts and more in this monthly guide to the Albuquerque area.
Enjoy Four Summerfests
Summerfest offers free outdoor entertainment that includes music, food and a close look at Albuquerque neighborhoods.
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.
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.
Dip in for a birthday pool party
Find water park birthday packages in Albuquerque.
Free Pool Passes Available Starting Memorial Day
The Albuquerque ditch safety task force is offering free swim passes to city and county pools.
Albuquerque Restaurants for Breakfast
Reviews some Albuquerque restaurants with a specific look at their breakfasts.
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.
The Children's Garden at the Albuquerque...
The Fantasy Garden at the Albuquerque Botanic Gardens creates an oversized interactive exhibit that families love.
Explora Science Center Fosters Discovery
Images depict the Explora Science Center in Albuquerque, where visitors learn through discovery.
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.
Beat the Heat and Keep the Kids Cool
Lists the top ten ways to keep cool in summer in Albuquerque with the kids.
Find October Events in Albuquerque
Find out about October events in the Albuquerque area.
ABQ's Brew Pub Trail
Visit the places where beer is made in Albuquerque, and sample some pints.
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.
Apple Orchards in New Mexico
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.
International District
The International District in Albuquerque features an array of ethnic shops as well as the New Mexico State Fair fairgrounds.
Restaurants in Albuquerque Nob Hill
Introduces some of the restaurants in the Albuquerque Nob Hill neighborhood, an area known for its dining.
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.
Snag a Discount or Deal at the New Mexico State...
The New Mexico State Fair offers deals and discounts for fairgoers.
Albuquerque Food Carts
The Curbside Cuisine pod of food trucks can be found every week at the Talin Market in Albuquerque.
Kids Bowl Free in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho
Kids bowl free all summer long in select Albuquerque bowling alleys.
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.
Cliffs Adventure Park
The folder contains images taken at Cliffs Amusement Park in Albuquerque.
Discover Discounted Summer Movies for Kids
The Cinemark Movies 8 and Cinemark Movies West in Albuquerque offer discounted movies for kids during the summer.
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.
Get to Balloon Fiesta by Bus, Bike or Shuttle
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.
Find Day of the Dead Events in ABQ
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.
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.
Albuquerque International Airport
The Albuquerque International Airport is the state's largest airport and offers nonstop service to 23 cities.
Don't Miss the Balloon Fiesta
The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta offers nine days of spectacular fun. Find out about this great seasonal event.
Donate Your Used Eyeglasses
The Lions Club of New Mexico collects used eyeglasses and redistributes them to those in need.
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.
Nob Hill Neighborhood in Albuquerque
The Nob Hill neighborhood in Albuquerque has a lot to offer with shops, restaurants and a cosmopolitan lifestyle.
See ABQ on a Tour by Bike, Boat and More
Find a sightseeing tour in Albuquerque and learn a bit of history while enjoying the sights.
Find Out About Albuquerque Public Schools
The Albuquerque Public School (APS) system oversees 139 schools and nearly 90,000 students. Find out more about APS.
Albuquerque Christmas
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 Libraries
Find out about the Rio Grande Valley Library, and where library branches are located in Albuquerque.
Splash Into Rio Rancho Pools
Rio Rancho has three outdoor pools and an aquatic center for recreational fun.
Albuquerque Hometown Teams
Albuquerque sports teams include college sports, recreational teams and the Albuquerque Isotopes.
Santa Fe
Santa Fe is New Mexico's capitol and center of government services. The City Different has a large cultural scene and is a magical place to visit any time of year.
Best Albuquerque New Year's Eve Parties
Find an Albuquerque party to bring in the New Year, where you can join the midnight countdown and welcome the new year.
Best Chocolate in the Q
Find places in the Albuquerque area to satisfy the craving for chocolate or for holidays like Valentines or Easter.
Martineztown Neighborhood
Find out about Martineztown in Albuquerque, one of the city's oldest neighborhoods.
Albuquerque Fireworks Restrictions
Albuquerque and Bernalillo county have issued information on what fireworks are allowed and banned for the Fourth of July.
Learn About the University of New Mexico
The University of New Mexico has its main campus in Albuquerque. With over 18,000 students, it is the largest institution of higher learning in New Mexico.
Ski New Mexico's Slopes
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 Albuquerque's 10 Tallest Buildings
While most of the 10 tallest buildings in Albuquerque are located downtown, not all of them are.
Find Albuquerque Public School Calendar
Find dates for holidays and school starts on the Albuquerque Public Schools calendar.
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.
Everything You Need to Know About Balloon Fiesta
Provides information on the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, from how to get there, admission, helpful hints and more.
Ristras
Ristras are a traditional New Mexican decoration and food.
Find Fourth of July Fireworks and More
Provides a comprehensive listing of the Fourth of July events in the Albuquerque area.
What is the Rio Grande Rift?
The Rio Grande rift in New Mexico extends north to south throughout the state, along the Rio Grande.
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.
Find Theme Days at the New Mexico State Fair
The article notes the special theme days taking place each day at the New Mexico State Fair.
Albuquerque Isotopes Stadium Tour
The Isotopes Stadium in Albuquerque welcomes baseball fans.
Take a Bite of the Unique Foods at the New...
The New Mexico State Fair offers up unique foods every year.
New Mexico Rail Runner Express
The New Mexico Rail Runner takes travelers from Belen to Santa Fe, with many stops in between, Albuquerque included.
Acoma Sky City
The Sky City Cultural Center provides insight into the unique history of Acoma Pueblo.
Empire Board Games Keeps You Playing with Over...
Empire Board Games in Albuquerque's Nob Hill provides the space and games to while away the time with family and friends.
Madrid, New Mexico
The historic village of Madrid, New Mexico lies along the Turquoise Trail between Albuquerque and Santa Fe.
Bars Along Central in Nob Hill Albuquerque
Reviews bars along Central Avenue in Nob Hill in Albuquerque
Rattlesnake Museum in Albuquerque Old Town
The Rattlesnake Museum in Albuquerque Old Town features reptiles, amphibians and lots of rattlesnakes.
Albuquerque Community Gardens
Albuquerque has several community gardens where it's possible to grown your own food.
Albuquerque Golf Courses
Find out about the public golf courses found in the Albuquerque area.
Pick Up Some Lavender
Overviews the Lavender in the Village Festival in Los Ranchos in Albuquerque, which takes place at the growers market.
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.
Top Ten Places to Propose in Albuquerque
Find the perfect spot to propose marriage in Albuquerque.
Find Haunted Houses Around Albuquerque
Find out about Halloween haunted houses in the Albuquerque area.
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.
How Does Electricity Flow?
A child plays with an electric generator at Explora Science Center in Albuquerque. Page 11.
Enjoy Fall's Harvest Festivals
Celebrate the bounty of the season by visiting a harvest festival 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.
Shop Black Friday Deals
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.
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.
Taylor Ranch Neighborhood
The Taylor Ranch neighborhood is on Albuquerque's near west side
See Pumpkins Fly at the Pumpkin Chunkin Festival
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.
Shop Nob Hill in Albuquerque
Overviews Albuquerque Nob Hill shopping and shops found in the Albuquerque Nob Hill district.
Eat a Chuckwagon Supper at Wildlife West Park
The tour overviews what to expect at a Chuckwagon supper at Wildlife West Nature Park near Albuquerque.
New Mexico Earthquakes
Find out about New Mexico earthquakes, from whether they occur in the state, to what an earthquake here might be like.
Find Neighborhood Luminarias
Find the Albuquerque neighborhoods that are best suited for luminaria viewing, such as Ridgecrest, the North Valley, Lee Acres, Dietz Farms, North Albuquerque Acres, Sunset Park, Nor Este, Barelas, the South Valley, the Country Club and Old Town.
Albuquerque Theater
Find theater groups in the Albuquerque area and see a musical, drama, comedy, or something special with the kids.
Discover Balloon Fiesta Special Events
Learn about the many events held at the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta.
Find Halloween Events in ABQ
Find out about Albuquerque Halloween events and activities. From ghost stories to ghost tours, there is something spooky going on.
Albuquerque Museums
Albuquerque has a lot of stars in its cultural crown, with a wide variety of museums to visit.
It'z Prize Center
Children redeem tickets at the prize center in the Itz arcade. Page 12.
Animals, Shows and More
The gallery contains a photo tour of the Albuquerque Zoo, where visitors can enjoy animals, shows and other activities.
It'z Stuffed Toy Game
The stuffed toys are the draw in a toy game at Itz in Albuquerque. Page 7.
Ten Reasons to Love Albuquerque
There are many reasons to love Albuquerque, so whether you're a potential transplant, sightseer or just planning on stopping by, here are some of the reasons why you might want to stay or live in the Q.
Apartment Lofts
The apartment lofts at 100 Gold SW are a sign of the urban revitalization happening in Albuquerque downtown. Page 18.
Uptown Hotels in Albuquerque
The hotels in the Uptown area of Albuquerque are conveniently located to the State Fair, downtown, and other parts of the city.
Restful Pedestrian Spot
The picture shows an urban walkway in downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico. Page 19.
National Hispanic Cultural Center
Visitors to the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque can find a wide variety of performing and historic arts.
Water Slide
The images depicts one of the water slides at Water Monkeys Adventure in Cliffs Amusement Park in Albuquerque. Page 11.
Popejoy Presents a Season of Shows
Popejoy Hall presents an annual season of entertainment that range from full production Broadway style musicals to one man shows.
Find Thanksgiving Takeout, Buffets and Dinner...
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.
A Toast to Albuquerque's Brewery District
The Albuquerque Brewery District contains a variety of breweries and distilleries in one location.
Discover the ABQ Rail Yards Market
The Rail Yards Market in Albuquerque runs on Sundays May through November.

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