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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Balloon Festivals & More Fun Activities in the Fall in Albuquerque, NM

September-October-November Special Events
A crisp autumn breeze provides the perfect climatic backdrop for balloon festivals in Albuquerque. The annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta® is one of the most world-famous balloon festivals, generally held the first and second weeks of October each year. Known as the world's largest hot air balloon festival, the balloon fiesta features over 500. Albuquerque's fun activities in the fall aren't limited to the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta. Take a look at these other autumn events in New Mexico's sunshine city, and visit the complete Calendar of Events to see what is happening during your visit.

Fall Featured Events

Thursday - Saturday 7:30 arrival for 8pm show
Sunday 5:30 arrival for 6pm show
Through October 30, 2016
Tuesday-Thursday 7:30pm
Friday 8pm
Saturday 2pm & 8pm
Sunday 1pm & 6:30pm
Through October 30, 2016
1st thru 4th Sunday of the month
Through November 5, 2016
November 19-20, 2016
Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday 10am-4:30pm
November 19-20, 2016
November 25-26, 2016
Friday 2-9pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
November 25-27, 2016
Friday-Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday 10am-4pm
Through December 30, 2016
Throughout 2016
November 26-December 30, 2016
Through January 7, 2017
Tuesday-Saturday 12-5pm
September 9, 2017
September 7-17, 2017
Sunday-Thursday 10am-9pm
Friday-Saturday 10am-10pm
September 22-23, 2017
Performance times vary
please visit the website.
October 7-15, 2017
Times vary
please visit the website for schedule
October 17-22, 2017
Tuesday-Thursday 7:30pm
Friday 8pm
Saturday 2pm & 8pm
Sunday 1pm