Featured Events Spotlight

October 4-12, 2014
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is a world-renowned attraction and destination for kids of all ages. For more than three decades, the first week in October brings the smell 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 Albu...
October 11, 2014
Back by popular demand, the Music Fiesta will feature four separate performances after the morning Mass Ascension and before the evening Night Magic Glow. This years headliner Josh Turner is one of country music's most recognizable faces with numerous CMA, ACM and Grammy Award nominations. After the concert, enjoy the Night Magic Balloon Glow and the AfterGl...
October 26, 2014
Join us for a family-oriented, Halloween-themed charitable 12-100 mile bike ride, full or half marathon, and 5k/10k walk/run. Whether you ride, run or walk, the 2014 Day of the Tread has a treat for everyone!
November 7-8, 2014
The first annual ABQ Breaking Bad Fan Fest is more than just a festival, yo. It's a chance for Breaking Bad fans to make their pilgrimage to Albuquerque, see the filming sites, meet Breaking Bad cast, and meet other fans from all over the world. It's an opportunity to geek out together. Its a chance to have an awesome experience, and to know that you are par...
Daily Highlighted Events
We are fortunate in Albuquerque to have a plethora of events taking place here each year. In fact, there are so many things to do in our city, we decided to highlight one event each day for the next 365 days. The effort is called #365DaysOfEvents, and we welcome you to follow along.

 

 

Event Details
  • April 23, 2015 - April 25, 2015
  • Time: Event times vary, please check the website.
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Admission: $14-$34

  • Location: UNM's The Pit - Basketball Arena

  • Corner of University Blvd and Avenida Cesar Chavez, Albuquerque, NM 87106
  • Phone: 505-836-2810

  • http://www.gatheringofnations.com

Gathering of Nations Pow Wow

North America's largest pow wow and Native American competition featuring Indian singing and dancing with more than 3,000 participants, isles of shopping, and native foods and music. The event will be held at the UNM Arena and lasts all day and night Friday, April 25th and Saturday, April 26th.

The Miss Indian World Traditional Talent Presentation & Show will be held Thursday evening, April 24th at the Albuquerque Convention Center.

The American Bus Association has designated the Gathering of Nations Native American Powwow as one of North America's 100 Best Events for 2014. See the release here.

Ticket Information

Another Native American event during Gathering of Nations Pow Wow:

Pueblo Days: Spring Art Market - April 24 - 27
Daily events at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center including Native American dance performances, films, an art market and more.

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