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Sleep Inn Albuquerque Airport ABQ 2017 Events

Planning a vacation to the Greater City of Albuquerque this year? If so, you’re going to want to plan it around at least one of these events. From live entertainment to food, art, music and live action sports events, there’s something for just about everyone happening this year in Albuquerque, New Mexico. To help you plan your trip, we’ve compiled a list of awesome events that you won’t want to miss this year. Book your stay at the Sleep Inn Albuquerque Airport, and let us help you have a pleasant experience to remember.

Albuquerque Events 2017

August 2017 Old Town Plaza Music Events Free Admission

Summertime in Old Town: Mariachi Nueveo Sonido
Friday, August 18 – 7-9 p.m. – The Joseph General Band – Reggae
Saturday, August 19 – 7-9 p.m. – Kyle Martin Trio – Country
Sunday, August 20 – 1-3 p.m. – Rock 101 Acts – Rock 101 NM Academy
Friday, August 25 – 7-9 p.m. – Latin Dance Night – Luna Llena
Saturday, August 26 – 7-9 p.m. – Watermelon Mountain Jug Band – Country/Bluegrass
Sunday, August 27 – 1-3 p.m. – The Julian Dossett Trio – Blues

Upcoming Albuquerque Festival

Blues Under the Stars presents Ladies Sing the Blues: Brits Bring the Blues

Presented by New Mexico Jazz Workshop at Albuquerque Museum Amphitheater. 

Swing Night 2!

Friday, August 25, 2017

We had so much fun at the first Swing Dance night, we thought we'd do it again!

Join us for another great night of swing dance music with the Albuquerque Jazz Orchestra! Bring your dancing shoes and be prepared to stay on the dance floor, the band will keep you hopping all evening long!

Albuquerque Museum Amphitheater
2000 Mountain Rd. NW
7:00 pm, Doors open at 6:30 pm

For more info and tickets,

Blues Under the Stars presents Ladies Sing the Blues: Brits Bring the Blues


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Harvest Wine Festival

Presented by New Mexico Wine and Grape Growers Association at Balloon Fiesta Park.

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Sep 2, 2017 at 12:00 pm - 06:00 pm (Sat)
  • Sep 3, 2017 at 12:00 pm - 06:00 pm (Sun)
  • Sep 4, 2017 at 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Mon

The official festival of Labor Day Weekend.  Celebrate New Mexico’s grape harvest with 20 of the state’s top wineries as they uncork over 100 of their finest wines for you to taste and take home.

Calendar of Events 2017
Globalquerque - New Mexico's Celebration of World Music and Culture
Globalquerque Music Festival: Ending with a two-day concert on the main stage, this festival features a myriad of international performers join representatives of New Mexico's varied cultural traditions, plus food and crafts from around the world, educational workshops, free family fun, dance classes and more.
Fall Festival of FlowersCelebrate the beautiful flowers at the Botanical Gardens before autumn takes them away.
Albuquerque International Balloon Festival: The celebration that put Albuquerque on the map, the International Balloon Festival is a major draw to the city and has been internationally renowned for three decades.
Big 5 Duke City Marathon: Fight cancer at the city's longest running marathon, which attracts thousands of runners from across the state.
Doggie Dash and Dawdle: Created to help fun the Albuquerque Humane Society, this annual event is a celebration of the special relationship people have with their canine companions.
Festival of the Cranes: The cranes return to the Bosque Wetlands in November. This annual festival celebrates their return with over 100 lectures, workshops, tours, hikes and hands-on activities are planned, ranging from the popular Sandhill Crane Behavior to special photography tours to socializing with locals on the Plaza.
Ghost Tour of Old Town Albuquerque: Learn about 300 years of haunted history in ABQ with legends, folklore, ghost stories and more.
Dawn of Dinosaurs: The only Triassic exhibit hall in North America can be found in the New Mexico Museum of Natural History.