Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau Articles Recent Articles Sat, 30 May 2015 12:13:10 GMT Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau recognizes locals for “bringing meetings home” The Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau (ACVB) recognized the 2015 Albuquerque Meeting Heroes at the organization’s annual luncheon on Tuesday, May 12. Tue, 19 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT USA Roller Sports National Championships Return to Albuquerque, July 11-August 1, 2015 USA Roller Sports is pleased to announce the return of the United States Roller Sports National Championships for 2015 to Albuquerque, New Mexico. Mon, 18 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT Help New Mexico True Drive Travel to Parks, Monuments, and Historic Sites Summer is a great time to visit New Mexico’s outstanding State Parks, Historic Sites and National Parks and Monuments. Mon, 04 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT New Grant Funding Supports Placemaking & Bike Share Initiatives on Downtown’s Civic Plaza On Earth Day, April 22nd, 2015, three outstanding new community programs will be launched in downtown Albuquerque on Civic Plaza: Mon, 20 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT Nob Hill Beautified with New Mural & Gabion Walls Through a generous grant from PNM Resources, the grassroots economic development nonprofit Nob Hill Main Street has commissioned the installation of a large mural and gabion walls in Nob Hill. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT Baby Hippo Born at ABQ BioPark The ABQ BioPark Zoo welcomed a new baby Nile Hippopotamus today. The baby hippo's gender is unknown at this time. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT Explora collaborates with New Mexico Autism Society Families with children on the autism spectrum now have new resources for science exploration, thanks to a partnership between Explora and the New Mexico Autism Society Fri, 10 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT Studio Sale in the Gallery + Contemporary Art Auction The nonprofit 516 ARTS presents a fundraising event featuring Albuquerque-based, contemporary artists who, using the popular studio sale format, are selling selected works from their inventories. Wed, 08 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Comedy Dinner Show is Coming to the Hotel Andaluz in Albuquerque America’s largest interactive murder mystery comedy dinner show! Working with plot lines that are based on actual cold cases and played out in present day. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT ABQ Trolley Co. Rolls Out Duke City Pedaler ABQ Trolley Co. is excited to announce that they will debut the first "party bike" in New Mexico. Tue, 17 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT America’s Growing Taste for New Mexico IPA The month of March is synonymous with a tournament of NCAA hoops, but for the past five weeks craft beer enthusiasts have been following a very different set of brackets. Tue, 17 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT Bits & Pieces: A pop-up exhibit of collages about eclectic Albuquerque 516 ARTS and Westbund West have teamed up to present a pop-up exhibit at Westbund West featuring fresh new collages by over 20 local artists exploring the subject of Albuquerque’s eclectic identity. Tue, 10 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT Months-long cultural partnership celebrates Albuquerque’s diverse arts scene Albuquerque has long been known for many things that make it exciting and unique: fantastic cuisine, a mix of cultures, an array of outdoor activities, film tourism and traditional Southwestern art. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT Albuquerque Little Theatre presents the sidesplitting comedy NOISES OFF! Come enjoy a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre – inside and out – as a hapless troupe of actors attempt to mount the dreadful comedy Nothing On. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT Balloon Museum Hosts St. Paddy’s Day Celebration The City of Albuquerque and High Desert Pipes and Drums are co-sponsoring a fun day that they hope will turn Albuquerque GREEN and begin a tradition of celebrating St. Patrick’s Day. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT Albuquerque International Sunport and American Airlines Announce Nonstop Service to Charlotte NC Customers traveling to and from Albuquerque will have additional access to a major hub when traveling this summer. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau Releases 2015 Visitors Guide The Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau (ACVB) has released its 2015 Visitors Guide. Tue, 17 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT World’s Leading Futurists Converge in Albuquerque 1st Ever Face the Future Conference May 4–6th Many of the world’s top futurists and thought leaders are coming together to share their insights at the first ever Face the Future conference May 4 - 6 in Albuquerque, NM. Tue, 10 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT Santa Ana Star Casino Hosts “Better Call Saul” Premiere Party Santa Ana Star Casino, New Mexico’s Best Bet, will celebrate the debut of AMC’s Albuquerque-based “Breaking Bad” prequel, “Better Call Saul,” with a premiere viewing party. Mon, 02 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT Albuquerque Serves Up Romantic Ideas for Valentine's Day With spectacular sunsets, endless romantic activities and fantastic hotels and restaurants, Albuquerque is an incredibly romantic city. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT Meet Ty Pennington at Sprayfoam Convention This Week As seen on TV shows such as Extreme Home Makeover, Holmes Makes It Right, Renovation Nation, Property Brothers and more, the use of Sprayfoam insulation and low-slope roofing is growing by the day. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT Sandia Peak will open for the 2015 ski season on Saturday January 24th, 2015. Sandia Peak will open with 95% of the trails on an 18 inch base. Lifts 1,3,4 and the Mitey Mite will be running to take you up for some great skiing and boarding. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT Our Penitente Land: The De Aragon/Calles Collection The National Hispanic Culture Center will host an exhibit, lecture, and performance titled Our Penitente Land: The De Aragon/Calles Collection, from February 21st to April 29th, 2015. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT The Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau Kicks Off The New Year With "Bucket List Escape" Sweeps The Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau is offering travelers a chance to kick off 2015 by crossing some items off their bucket list with its Bucket List Escape Sweepstakes. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT Sprayfoam 2015 Announces Keynote Speaker Ty Pennington The Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance, announced that Emmy award-winning TV host and New York Times Bestselling author Ty Pennington has been secured as the keynote speaker for the Sprayfoam 2015. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT