Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau Articles http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/ Recent Articles Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:25:17 GMT First Breaking Bad Fan Fest Debuts in New Mexico http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/first-breaking-bad-fan-fest-debuts-in-new-mexico/5997/ Thousands of Breaking Bad fans will be commemorating AMC’s hit television series at this year’s inaugural two-day Breaking Bad Fan Fest beginning Nov. 7 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/first-breaking-bad-fan-fest-debuts-in-new-mexico/5997/ Albuquerque’s Oldest Brewery Wins Gold and Silver in National Competition http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-s-oldest-brewery-wins-gold-and-silver-in-national-competition/5996/ Albuquerque’s longest-standing brewery Canteen Brewhouse (formerly Il Vicino Brewery) added two national awards to their collection from the 2014 Great American Beer Festival (GABF) competition. Tue, 07 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-s-oldest-brewery-wins-gold-and-silver-in-national-competition/5996/ Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau Launches #PICTUREABQ Photo Contest to Celebrate the Beauty http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-convention-visitors-bureau-launches-pictureabq-photo-contest-to-celebrate-the-beauty/5995/ The Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau launched a photo contest today that will put one lucky winner and a guest up in a hot air balloon over the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-convention-visitors-bureau-launches-pictureabq-photo-contest-to-celebrate-the-beauty/5995/ Pumpkins, Hayrides, and Horses: Fall at Hyatt Regency Tamaya http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/pumpkins-hayrides-and-horses-fall-at-hyatt-regency-tamaya/5994/ Autumn bringsa change of colors, a change in weather, and a time of giving. The Stables at Tamaya is hosting its annual Family Fall Festival every Saturday in October. Thu, 02 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/pumpkins-hayrides-and-horses-fall-at-hyatt-regency-tamaya/5994/ The National Institute of Flamenco Announces Plan to Open New Facility in January 2015 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/the-national-institute-of-flamenco-announces-plan-to-open-new-facility-in-january-2015/5993/ In January 2015, the National Institute of Flamenco will celebrate the grand opening of its new home at 1620 Central Avenue SE. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/the-national-institute-of-flamenco-announces-plan-to-open-new-facility-in-january-2015/5993/ Duke City Repertory Theatre offering Group Rates for their 2014-2015 Season! http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/duke-city-repertory-theatre-offering-group-rates-for-their-2014-2015-season-/5992/ Raise the Bar Along With Your Expectations! DCRT has a thrilling, hilarious, and riveting season in store, and we’re offering the Best Group Discounts for the Best Theatre in Albuquerque! Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/duke-city-repertory-theatre-offering-group-rates-for-their-2014-2015-season-/5992/ American Bus Association Names Two Albuquerque Events as North America's 100 Best Events for 2015 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/american-bus-association-names-two-albuquerque-events-as-north-america-s-100-best-events-for-2015/5991/ The American Bus Association announced today that the Gathering of Nations Native American Powwow and the Albuquerque American Indian Art Festival have been designated as two of the Top 100 Events. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/american-bus-association-names-two-albuquerque-events-as-north-america-s-100-best-events-for-2015/5991/ First-Ever Face the Future Conference To Be Held In Albuquerque Next Year http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/first-ever-face-the-future-conference-to-be-held-in-albuquerque-next-year/5990/ Mayor Richard J. Berry announced today that the first-ever Face the Future Conference will be held in Albuquerque, May 5-6, 2015. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/first-ever-face-the-future-conference-to-be-held-in-albuquerque-next-year/5990/ The Albuquerque Museum Welcomes the Gods and Heroes of the Past http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/the-albuquerque-museum-welcomes-the-gods-and-heroes-of-the-past/5989/ Standing in front of a work of art in a museum, it can be hard to understand the tremendous amount of effort, time and angst that may have gone into that work. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/the-albuquerque-museum-welcomes-the-gods-and-heroes-of-the-past/5989/ ABQ BioPark Runs Fall Photo Contest http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/abq-biopark-runs-fall-photo-contest/5988/ Photographs help us remember special times and capture moments of striking beauty. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/abq-biopark-runs-fall-photo-contest/5988/ Seen But Not Heard: Four Love Stories http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/seen-but-not-heard-four-love-stories-/5987/ The National Hispanic Cultural Center is proud to announce a screening of the moving and important 2002 documentary, Seen But Not Heard: Four Love Stories. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/seen-but-not-heard-four-love-stories-/5987/ Talk & Book Signing for The Art & Legacy of Bernardo Miera y Pacheco at the Albuquerque Museum http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/talk-book-signing-for-the-art-legacy-of-bernardo-miera-y-pacheco-at-the-albuquerque-museum/5986/ On September 7, 2014, the Albuquerque Museum will be hosting a book signing and discussion on Sunday, September 7, 2014 from 1:00 pm-3:00pm. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/talk-book-signing-for-the-art-legacy-of-bernardo-miera-y-pacheco-at-the-albuquerque-museum/5986/ La Cumbre Wins International Award at the Great British Beer Festival http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/la-cumbre-wins-international-award-at-the-great-british-beer-festival/5985/ La Cumbre Brewing Co., one of New Mexico’s most award-winning craft breweries, won first place in the American cask real ale category at the 37th Annual Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) Great British Bee Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/la-cumbre-wins-international-award-at-the-great-british-beer-festival/5985/ Tickets Go On Sale For International Legends Cup http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/tickets-go-on-sale-for-international-legends-cup/5984/ Tickets are now on sale for the International Legends Cup, which will take place September 13th, 2014, at 4:00 p.m. MST at University Stadium on the campus of the University of New Mexico. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/tickets-go-on-sale-for-international-legends-cup/5984/ The Rio Grande Arts and Crafts Festival finds a new home for its ‘Big White Tent’! http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/the-rio-grande-arts-and-crafts-festival-finds-a-new-home-for-its-big-white-tent-/5983/ Every October for the past 25 years, the Rio Grande Arts and Crafts Festival has staked its famous ‘Big White Tent’ into the field at the southwest corner of Paseo del Norte and I-25 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/the-rio-grande-arts-and-crafts-festival-finds-a-new-home-for-its-big-white-tent-/5983/ ¡Globalquerque! New Mexico’s Annual Celebration of World Music & Culture Marks 10 Years of Bringing http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/-globalquerque-new-mexico-s-annual-celebration-of-world-music-culture-marks-10-years-of-bringing-/5982/ Event once again to take over the entire National Hispanic Cultural Center September 19 + 20, 2014 Featuring 20 Performances by 17 Acts from 5 Continents on 3 Stages over 2 Nights Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/-globalquerque-new-mexico-s-annual-celebration-of-world-music-culture-marks-10-years-of-bringing-/5982/ Siembra: New Mexico's First Latino Theatre Festival http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/siembra-new-mexico-s-first-latino-theatre-festival/5981/ The National Hispanic Cultural Center, which has produced and presented a variety of theatrical performances since its opening in 2000, is partnering with ten New Mexico theatre companies on Siembra. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/siembra-new-mexico-s-first-latino-theatre-festival/5981/ Cross It Off Your Bucket List: You Can Win a Trip To The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta® http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/cross-it-off-your-bucket-list-you-can-win-a-trip-to-the-albuquerque-international-balloon-fiesta-/5980/ The Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau is offering travel lovers a chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta® this October. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/cross-it-off-your-bucket-list-you-can-win-a-trip-to-the-albuquerque-international-balloon-fiesta-/5980/ Albuquerque 1 Million Cups Launch http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-1-million-cups-launch/5979/ “1 Million Cups,™ a program to engage, educate and connect entrepreneurs, launched in Albuquerque today. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-1-million-cups-launch/5979/ Heritage Hotels & Resorts to Build State-of-the-Art New Hotel in Old Town Albuquerque http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/heritage-hotels-resorts-to-build-state-of-the-art-new-hotel-in-old-town-albuquerque/5978/ Plans have been finalized for a new multi-million dollar hotel in the heart of Old Town, Albuquerque, according to Heritage Hotels and Resorts, Inc. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/heritage-hotels-resorts-to-build-state-of-the-art-new-hotel-in-old-town-albuquerque/5978/ Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau Hires Jeff Poole as Director of Sales http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-convention-visitors-bureau-hires-jeff-poole-as-director-of-sales/5977/ The Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau (ACVB) announced that Jeff Poole has been hired as director of sales for the organization. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-convention-visitors-bureau-hires-jeff-poole-as-director-of-sales/5977/ Arabian & Half-Arabian Youth National Championship Horse Show returns to Albuquerque http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/arabian-half-arabian-youth-national-championship-horse-show-returns-to-albuquerque/5976/ Youth competitors of all ages will return to Albuquerque to compete for the top honors in the country on Arabian and Half-Arabian horses. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/arabian-half-arabian-youth-national-championship-horse-show-returns-to-albuquerque/5976/ American Idol Comes to Albuquerque http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/american-idol-comes-to-albuquerque/5975/ Singers in the southwest will have an opportunity to get one of those “golden tickets” sending them through the vocal obstacle course to become the nation’s next American Idol. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/american-idol-comes-to-albuquerque/5975/ 2014 New Mexico State Fair to Feature Outstanding Rodeo-Concert Entertainment Options http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/2014-new-mexico-state-fair-to-feature-outstanding-rodeo-concert-entertainment-options/5974/ Today New Mexico State Fair officials released the rodeo-concert entertainment lineup for the 2014 New Mexico State Fair. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/2014-new-mexico-state-fair-to-feature-outstanding-rodeo-concert-entertainment-options/5974/ NM Rail Runner Express Celebrates the BIG 8! http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/nm-rail-runner-express-celebrates-the-big-8-/5973/ New Mexico Rail Runner Express is partnering with Costco to give out free refreshments to say “Thank You” to passengers for riding the train. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/nm-rail-runner-express-celebrates-the-big-8-/5973/