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33RD NATIONAL FIERY FOODS & BBQ SHOW
The 33rd National Fiery Foods & BBQ Show is on schedule for March 4-6, 2022. There will be no better place to satisfy your craving for flavor and fire! You can sample everything from blazing BBQ to super-hot salsa to mild and savory marinades and rubs, even sweet heat desserts! Wander from booth to booth tasting, enjoying the fun energy, talking with exhibitors, and hobnobbing with fellow chileheads.Children's tickets for children ages 11-18 may not be purchased in advance and are only available at the door on Show days for $5.00. Children 10 and under are free. Discounted General Admission tickets will be available in late 2021.Ticket questions? Sandia Resort and Casino's Box Office has answers. You can call them directly at 505-796-7778.
RIO GRANDE ARTS & CRAFTS SPRING SHOW
Every Spring, 185 fine artists and craftsmen travel from all over the country to the historic tree-lined streets of Expo New Mexico for the Rio Grande Spring Show. Marking the state's first major art event of the year, this juried indoor festival focuses on fine arts and crafts – while offering something fun for the whole family! Here, festival goers can shop a colorful variety of works in all mediums; from leather and pottery to jewelry and woodwork, while also enjoying artist demonstrations, foods sampling, and live entertainment! Take home something completely original and American-made! The Rio Grande Spring Show gives tourists and locals alike the chance to share in the enthusiasm for New Mexico's ever evolving arts scene.
6TH ANNUAL GREAT NEW MEXICO FOOD TRUCK & CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL
Food Truck Festivals of America is heading to Albuquerque for the 6th Annual Great New Mexico Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival! Featuring some of the area's most popular food trucks, dishing out fan favorites. Along with dozens of regional and national craft breweries. FTFA will be bringing the ultimate food truck experience with live music, an arts market, and games for the entire family to Albuquerque on Saturday, 3/26.For the very latest news please visit our website at www.ftfofamerica.com/great-new-mexico, follow @FTFofAmerica on twitter & Instagram, and “like” us on www.facebook.com/FTFofAmerica/.
SOMOS ALBUQUERQUE 2021
ABQ BLUES & BREWS 2022
ABQ BLUES & BREWS - MAY 29, 2022- MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND- SANDIA RESORT & CASINONew Mexico has great beer and we love to celebrate it! Join us for one of the largest beer celebrations in the state. Enjoy unlimited samples from your favorite local and regional breweries, and maybe find a new favorite while you are at it. 60 breweries will be on hand to sample their delicious brews. MUST BE AGE 21 OR OVER
ALBUQUERQUE INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FIESTA - 2022
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is a world-renowned attraction and destination for kids of all ages. For five decades, the first week in October brings the smells of roasting chiles and the beautiful, magical moving picture show of hot air balloons sailing silently through the crisp fall air. Guests from all over the world come to Albuquerque to celebrate ballooning. Literally hundreds of balloons will be taking flight from the Balloon Fiesta Park this year. You won't want to miss this city-wide celebration!