Holidays in Albuquerque

Holiday Events, Specials and Happenings in Albuquerque

Albuquerque, NEW MEXICO Events

New Year's Eve Party in Albuquerque

Celebrate 2016 in Albuquerque! Ring in the New Year in style at any one of our New Mexico hotels today! Your enjoyment is guaranteed at Hotel Albuquerque and Nativo Lodge. Many New Year's Eve hotel packages include dinner, a champagne toast, party favors and a comfy guest room to make your last evening of the year special.  

River of Lights

The ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden is aglow with millions of twinkling lights and holiday displays that dazzle young and old.

Old Town Holiday Stroll

Enjoy the beauty of Old Town and shop til you drop.
All guests of our Albuquerque hotels receive a Local Treasures program brochure rewarding them with 15% savings at some of Albuquerque's best galleries, boutiques, restaurants and more.

Nob Hill Stroll

Nob Hill is an excellent destination for shoppers who like to support local businesses. Albuquerque is the best place to finalize your hoiday shopping.
All guests of our Albuquerque hotels receive a Local Treasures program brochure rewarding them with 15% savings at some of Albuquerque's best galleries, boutiques, restaurants and more.

Luminaria Tour

Enjoy Christmas lights throughout Albuquerque on this ABQ Ride tour. The tour starts at the Albuquerque Convention Center.

Cliff's Magical Christmas

Experience the Christmas Magic at Cliff's Amusement Park this holiday! The Park transforms into a must-see Christmas extravaganza with more than half a million dazzling Christmas lights and a 120 foot tall Christmas tree that was named a Top Tree to Visit by USA Today.

Performances

Twinkle Light Parade

Start the holiday season at Albuquerque's holiday parade. Enjoy more than 100 holiday-themed floats, vehicles, schools and animal organizaitons participating in the tradition.
For more information: Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau, 505-768-3556  

Native American Dancing and Pueblo Feast Days

Visit the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center on weekends and enjoy the fest day celebrations in November and December.
For more information: Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau

Theater

A Christmas Story

This fun-filled Christmas Classic for the whole family follows Ralphie on his timeless Christmas escapades. Based on the motion picture A Christmas Story written by Jean Shepherd.

For a more complete listing of events during your stay in Albuquerque, visit the Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau.