Featured Events Spotlight

Opens October 15, 2016
In celebration of our 10th anniversary, 516 ARTS presents DECADE, a group exhibition and series of off-site projects that draw from the diverse local, national and international artists we have worked with since we opened. This exhibition explores a wide variety of themes and practices that 516 ARTS has explored since its inception.
October 4-30, 2016
Winner of six Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, this landmark musical event brings together one of the most imaginative creative teams on Broadway. Tony Award®-winning director Julie Taymor brings to life a story filled with hope and adventure set against an amazing backdrop of stunning visuals. The Lion King also features some of Broadway's most recogni...
Through October 30, 2016
Come to the Rail Yards Market every Sunday for food, art, music and community. Set in Downtown Albuquerque's Rail Yards enjoy local artisans, growers and musicians.
Through November 5, 2016
Día de los Muertos is a folk tradition reflecting the folkways and folklore of Mexico and the identity of its people. At the core Día de los Muertos traditions and rituals retain the primary mission of honoring, remembering and celebrating the life of all those who have come before us.
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Event Details
  • Time: 9:30am-11:30am
  • Admission: Included with admission, $4-$12.50.

  • Location: Zoo - ABQ BioPark

  • 903 10th St. S.W., Albuquerque, NM 87102
  • Phone: 505-768-2000
  • Event Website

Holiday Enrichment at the Zoo

Everyone enjoys gifts, and the BioPark Zoo animals are no exception! Many of the zoo's animals will receive holiday treats during this special event.
Curators and keepers at the zoo will give holiday enrichment to the primates, cats and elephants-- paper chains, decorated tubes, edible goodies and boxes wrapped in holiday style. Special enrichment keeps zoo animals active, alert and curious.
Come see how the animals interact with their presents, toys and goodies. You may catch a zookeeper at enrichment locations-they will be available during parts of the morning to answer questions and explain the importance of enrichment for the animals.