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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 Tastes at the Chocolate and Coffee Fest
The annual Southwest Coffee and Chocolate Fest comes to Albuquerque to the delight of chocolate and coffee fans.
Your Guide to Having a Great Easter in...
Find Easter celebrations and activities in the Albuquerque area to include parades, egg hunts and photos with the Easter bunny.
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.
March Events in Albuquerque
Find out about events and attractions in Albuquerque for the month of March.
Find St. Patrick's Day Events
Find out about the fun Irish events and celebrations taking place around St. Patrick's Day in Albuquerque.
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.
Great Places to Throw a Children's Birthday...
Find a place to host a birthday party for the kids in the Albuquerque area.
Albuquerque Restaurants on Diners, Drive Ins...
Several Albuquerque restaurants have been featured on Guy Fieri's Food Network show, "Diners, Dive-ins
Find Brunch for Easter
Lists the restaurants offering Easter brunch in the Albuquerque area.
Chocolate and Coffee Fest
The Southwest Chocolate and Coffee Fest welcomes visitors every year, providing a variety of chocolates and coffee products for every kind of palate.
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 Zoo
The Rio Grande Zoo in Albuquerque features animals, gift shops, amenities and more.
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.
Easter Activities in Albuquerque
Presents highlights of Easter celebrations and events in the greater Albuquerque area as well as the best places to find chocolate for the Easter basket.
Top Ten Romantic Getaways
Find romantic getaways that are within a few hours drive of Albuquerque or within the city itself.
Albuquerque April Events Calendar
Presents Albuquerque events for the month of April and provides information on happenings across the city.
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.
Top 10 Free Albuquerque Activities
Despite an economic downturn, there are plenty of activities to keep thrifty folks busy in Albuquerque.
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.
What Is Albuquerque's Annual Snowfall?
Don't be surprised that Albuquerque gets snow.
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 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.
Duke City and Albuquerque
Albuquerque is sometimes called the Duke City.
Albuquerque Restaurants for Breakfast
Reviews some Albuquerque restaurants with a specific look at their breakfasts.
Explora Science Center Fosters Discovery
Images depict the Explora Science Center in Albuquerque, where visitors learn through discovery.
Annular Eclipse
Albuquerque provides perfect viewing for the annular eclipse on May 20, 2012, and there will be a good number of places to view it.
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.
Kids Eat Free in Albuquerque
Lists Albuquerque area restaurants where kids eat free or nearly free.
Albuquerque Easter Week Pilgrimage to Tome Hill
Every year on Good Friday, pilgrims from the Albuquerque area make the pilgrimage to Tome Hill in Tomé, New Mexico.
Find Spring Break Camps
Find spring break camp programs for Albuquerque area kids in this guide.
Affordable Housing in Albuquerque
Find affordable housing in Albuquerque, for both rental and purchase.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 Teens Find Summer Positions
Teens can volunteer for positions at the cultural institutions of Albuquerque, or apply for paid positions such as lifeguard.
Find NM State Fair Concerts
The article provides a concert schedule listing for the New Mexico State Fair.
ABQ's Brew Pub Trail
Visit the places where beer is made in Albuquerque, and sample some pints.
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.
Watch the Game at an Albuquerque Sports Bar
Provides information on sports bar and grills in the Albuquerque area.
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.
Farm & Table Restaurant
Farm & Table restaurant in Albuquerque's north valley features local foods and a menu crafted around what's seasonally available.
Albuquerque Area Farmers Markets
Find out where farmers and growers markets are in the Albuquerque area, and when to visit them.
Free Museums in Greater Albuquerque
Find out about free admission and discounts to museums in the Albuquerque area.
Best Chocolate in the Q
Find places in the Albuquerque area to satisfy the craving for chocolate or for holidays like Valentines or Easter.
Find Fourth of July Fireworks and More
Provides a comprehensive listing of the Fourth of July events in the Albuquerque area.
Albuquerque Cesar Chavez Day March and Festival
Cesar Chavez Day takes place every spring in Albuquerque, honoring Cesar Chavez. It consists of a parade and festival.
The Children's Garden at the Albuquerque...
The oversized water spigot at the Albuquerque Botanic Gardens Childrens Garden can be turned by children tall enough to reach. Page 4.
Irish Restaurants and Pubs
Find an Irish restaurant in Albuquerque, where a pot roast or corned beef and cabbage are bound to be on the menu.
Driving Times and Mileages from Albuquerque
Find out what the drive times are to popular destinations close to Albuquerque.
Dip in for a birthday pool party
Find water park birthday packages in Albuquerque.
Balloon Fiesta Facts and Figures
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is home to some amazing facts and information.
Eat at Old Town's Restaurants in Albuquerque
Provides a listing of the restaurants found in Old Town in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
New Mexico's Enchanting State Symbols
New Mexico's state symbols are some of the most popular icons found in the Land of Enchantment.
Find Thanksgiving and Black Friday Store Hours
For some shoppers, Black Friday is a must. Find out which stores open early and develop a game plan.
Bars Along Central in Nob Hill Albuquerque
Reviews bars along Central Avenue in Nob Hill in Albuquerque
Albuquerque Community Gardens
Albuquerque has several community gardens where it's possible to grown your own food.
How to Really Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in...
Albuquerque has many Cinco de Mayo events around town. Find out where to celebrate this big Albuquerque event.
Rattlesnake Museum in Albuquerque Old Town
The Rattlesnake Museum in Albuquerque Old Town features reptiles, amphibians and lots of rattlesnakes.
Annular Eclipse Tour
A Dobsonian telescope provides a projected image of the solar eclipse.
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.
Nob Hill Neighborhood in Albuquerque
The Nob Hill neighborhood in Albuquerque has a lot to offer with shops, restaurants and a cosmopolitan lifestyle.
Animals, Shows and More
The gallery contains a photo tour of the Albuquerque Zoo, where visitors can enjoy animals, shows and other activities.
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.
How to Get a Marriage License in Albuquerque
Find out how to register for a marriage license in Albuquerque.
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.
Restaurants in Albuquerque Nob Hill
Introduces some of the restaurants in the Albuquerque Nob Hill neighborhood, an area known for its dining.
Enjoy July's Festivals and Fairs
July offers plenty of options for festivals and fairs in the Albuquerque area.
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.
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.
Albuquerque Libraries
Find out about the Rio Grande Valley Library, and where library branches are located in Albuquerque.
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.
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 Golf Courses
Find out about the public golf courses found in the Albuquerque area.
Take a Bite Out of Restaurant Week
During Albuquerque Restaurant Week, find a restaurant where you can enjoy local cuisine made by top chefs, all at bargain prices. Savor the possibilities.
Indoor Arcade Games
The indoor amusement center at It'z in Albuquerque has arcade machines. Page 6.
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.
Find Albuquerque Public School Calendar
Find dates for holidays and school starts on the Albuquerque Public Schools calendar.
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.
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.
Food Buffet
The food buffet at Itz in Albuquerque features Italian food. Page 4.
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.
New Mexico State Fair PRCA Rodeo
A sign greets visitors to the New Mexico State Fair PRCA rodeo.
Sawmill - Albuquerque Neighborhood Profile
Profiles the Sawmill Area Neighborhood in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with information on housing, demographics, amenities, lifestyle, stores, museums, hotels and restaurants.
Shop Nob Hill in Albuquerque
Overviews Albuquerque Nob Hill shopping and shops found in the Albuquerque Nob Hill district.
New Mexico State Fair
Find out about the New Mexico State Fair in Albuquerque, from fairground location to upcoming concerts.
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.
Toonz Room
The Itz Fun Center in Albuquerque features a Toonz room for cartoon viewing while eating. Page 3.
Ristras
Ristras are a traditional New Mexican decoration and food.
Taylor Ranch Neighborhood
The Taylor Ranch neighborhood is on Albuquerque's near west side
Take a Taste of Fiery Foods at the National...
The National Fiery Foods & Barbecue Show takes place annually in Albuquerque.
Two Fools Tavern in Albuquerque Nob Hill
Two Fools Tavern in Albuquerque's Nob Hill is an Irish style tavern with good food and an authentic pub atmosphere.
It'z Stuffed Toy Game
The stuffed toys are the draw in a toy game at Itz in Albuquerque. Page 7.
Discover EDo, or East Downtown Albuquerque
Discover Albuquerque's Huning Highland neighborhood, known for its historic houses, great food, and stylish urbanism.
Deal or No Deal
Kids enjoy games at It'z such as the Deal or No Deal kiosk. Page 8.
International District
The International District in Albuquerque features an array of ethnic shops as well as the New Mexico State Fair fairgrounds.
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.
High Desert
The High Desert community sits on the eastern edge of Albuquerque beneath the Sandia mountains.
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.
It'z Prize Center
Children redeem tickets at the prize center in the Itz arcade. Page 12.
Albuquerque Food Carts
The Curbside Cuisine pod of food trucks can be found every week at the Talin Market in 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.
National Hispanic Cultural Center
Visitors to the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque can find a wide variety of performing and historic arts.
How Does Electricity Flow?
A child plays with an electric generator at Explora Science Center in Albuquerque. Page 11.
Discover the Rio Grande Arts and Crafts Festival
The Rio Grande Arts and Crafts Festival happens three times a year in Albuquerque, with one event during the International Balloon Fiesta.
Plenty of Memorial Weekend Events
Memorial Day weekend events in Albuquerque include a wine festival, music and much more.
It'z Galaxy Room
The Itz Fun Center in Albuquerque features a Galaxy dining room that shows ongoing movies. Page 5.
Discover Tingley Beach in Albuquerque
Fishing is the main pastime at Tingley Beach in Albuquerque. Page 3.
Find Women and Creativty Events Throughout March
The annual Women & Creativity celebration highlights women's creativity and entrepreneurship in a variety of events throughout Albuquerque for the month of March.
Ball Drop Game
A boy watches the ball drop for a win at the Itz arcade in Albuquerque. Page 10.
It'z Pasta Bar
The Itz pasta bar has buffet style Italian food. Page 2.
Tie on Your Ice Skates
Ice skating is a great winter activity, but did you know Albuquerque rinks are open year round?
Water Flow
A child discovers a water tube exhibit at Explora Science Center in Albuquerque. Page 2.
Find Synagogues, Passover Seders and Community
Overviews Passover service locations and places to celebrate traditional Jewish ceremonies in the Albuquerque area.
Skee Ball
The indoor arcade at Itz features a skee ball area. Page 11.
Rio Rancho
The city of Rio Rancho is close to Albuquerque and offers a small town feel with big city amenities.
Shrine Circus
The Shriners of Ballut Abyad in Albuquerque hand out programs at the Shrine Circus.
Rent Albuquerque Area Vacation Homes
Find vacation rentals in Albuquerque and New Mexico through sites that include VRBO, HomeAway and more, and learn where to rent your place in Albuquerque.
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.
Rio Grande Valley Celtic Festival and Highland...
The Rio Grande Valley Celtic Festival takes place in Albuquerque every May.
Comic Con in Albuquerque
Blazin' Brandy comic creators interact with fans at the Albuquerque Comic Expo.
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.
Acoma Sky City
Acoma's walking tours run daily from March through November. Page 2.
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.
See Butterflies at the Botanic Gardens
The PNM Butterfly Pavilion at the Albuquerque Botanic Gardens opens from late spring through early fall.
Martineztown Neighborhood
Find out about Martineztown in Albuquerque, one of the city's oldest neighborhoods.
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.
Albuquerque Hometown Teams
Albuquerque sports teams include college sports, recreational teams and the Albuquerque Isotopes.
Madrid, New Mexico
The historic village of Madrid, New Mexico lies along the Turquoise Trail between Albuquerque and Santa Fe.
Find \$1 Movies This Summer
For the summer, Regal Cinemas offer discounted movies for kids at two Albuquerque area movie theaters.
Find Albuquerque July Events
Find out about July events, festivals, concerts and more in this monthly guide to Albuquerque.
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.
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.
Nine Pin Bowling
Younger kids enjoy the nine pin bowling at Itz Fun Center in Albuquerque. Page 14.
Fetch-apalooza Animal Adoption Event
The annual FETCHapalooza animal adoption event is the largest in New Mexico, and happens every spring.
May Day Growers Market
The first annual May Day Growers Market takes place May 1 at the South Valley Economic Development Center.
Prune Roses With Expert Help
Overviews the annual Albuquerque Rose Society pruning workshops held at the Tony Hillerman Library Rose Garden, and other rose pruning workshops held in Albuquerque each spring.
Don't Miss the Balloon Fiesta
The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta offers nine days of spectacular fun. Find out about this great seasonal event.
Orchid Magic at Albuquerque Botanic Gardens
Every spring, the Albuquerque Botanic Gardens celebrate the orchid with a special flower show.
Spinolli Ride
The Spinolli is one of the indoor rides at Itz Fun Center in Albuquerque. Page 13.
Kids Bowl Free in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho
Kids bowl free all summer long in select Albuquerque bowling alleys.
Albuquerque Fourth of July
Find articles on the Fourth of July in the Albuquerque area, where parades, fireworks and special events take place all weekend long.
Buffett's Candies
Buffett's Candies in Albuquerque has been a local destination since the 1950s.
Los Ranchos Village
Discover the village of Los Ranchos in Albuquerque, where there are shops, restaurants, homes and farms with an old Albuquerque feel.
Math Lesson
The picture is of a geometry exhibit at Explora Science Center in Albuquerque. . Page 8.
La Parada Mercantile
La Parada Mercantile on Fourth Street in Albuquerque's north valley provides shoppers with unique and unusual items for the home, as well as clothing and jewelry.

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