Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau Articles http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/ Recent Articles Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:05:22 GMT Albuquerque International Sunport and American Airlines Announce Nonstop Service to Charlotte NC http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-international-sunport-and-american-airlines-announce-nonstop-service-to-charlotte-nc/6015/ 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 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-international-sunport-and-american-airlines-announce-nonstop-service-to-charlotte-nc/6015/ Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau Releases 2015 Visitors Guide http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-convention-visitors-bureau-releases-2015-visitors-guide/6014/ The Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau (ACVB) has released its 2015 Visitors Guide. Tue, 17 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-convention-visitors-bureau-releases-2015-visitors-guide/6014/ World’s Leading Futurists Converge in Albuquerque 1st Ever Face the Future Conference May 4–6th http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/world-s-leading-futurists-converge-in-albuquerque-1st-ever-face-the-future-conference-may-4-6th/6013/ 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 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/world-s-leading-futurists-converge-in-albuquerque-1st-ever-face-the-future-conference-may-4-6th/6013/ Santa Ana Star Casino Hosts “Better Call Saul” Premiere Party http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/santa-ana-star-casino-hosts-better-call-saul-premiere-party/6012/ 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 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/santa-ana-star-casino-hosts-better-call-saul-premiere-party/6012/ Albuquerque Serves Up Romantic Ideas for Valentine's Day http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-serves-up-romantic-ideas-for-valentine-s-day/6011/ 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 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-serves-up-romantic-ideas-for-valentine-s-day/6011/ Meet Ty Pennington at Sprayfoam Convention This Week http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/meet-ty-pennington-at-sprayfoam-convention-this-week/6010/ 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 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/meet-ty-pennington-at-sprayfoam-convention-this-week/6010/ Sandia Peak will open for the 2015 ski season on Saturday January 24th, 2015. http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/sandia-peak-will-open-for-the-2015-ski-season-on-saturday-january-24th-2015-/6009/ 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 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/sandia-peak-will-open-for-the-2015-ski-season-on-saturday-january-24th-2015-/6009/ Our Penitente Land: The De Aragon/Calles Collection http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/our-penitente-land-the-de-aragon-calles-collection/6008/ 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 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/our-penitente-land-the-de-aragon-calles-collection/6008/ The Albuquerque Convention & Visitors Bureau Kicks Off The New Year With "Bucket List Escape" Sweeps http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/the-albuquerque-convention-visitors-bureau-kicks-off-the-new-year-with-bucket-list-escape-sweeps/6007/ 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 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/the-albuquerque-convention-visitors-bureau-kicks-off-the-new-year-with-bucket-list-escape-sweeps/6007/ Sprayfoam 2015 Announces Keynote Speaker Ty Pennington http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/sprayfoam-2015-announces-keynote-speaker-ty-pennington-/6006/ 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 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/sprayfoam-2015-announces-keynote-speaker-ty-pennington-/6006/ UTEP, Utah State to Play in the 2014 Gildan New Mexico Bowl http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/utep-utah-state-to-play-in-the-2014-gildan-new-mexico-bowl/6005/ ESPN Events and the Gildan New Mexico Bowl announce that the UTEP Miners and the Utah State Aggies have accepted invitations to the ninth annual game to be played on Saturday, Dec. 20. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/utep-utah-state-to-play-in-the-2014-gildan-new-mexico-bowl/6005/ Civic Plaza Winter Fest is New Mexico True http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/civic-plaza-winter-fest-is-new-mexico-true/6004/ Celebrate this Holiday Season Don't forget to bring an unwrapped toy for a child in need. Wednesday December 10th4-8 PM 1 Civic Plaza NWAlbuquerque, NM 87102Food Trucks, Warm Hot Chocolate and ... Mon, 08 Dec 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/civic-plaza-winter-fest-is-new-mexico-true/6004/ Cliff's Amusement Park Transforms for the Holidays http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/cliff-s-amusement-park-transforms-for-the-holidays/6003/ ?Cliff’s Amusement park has brought back Cliff’s Magical Christmas for its second season. The park has transformed into a holiday experience like no other. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/cliff-s-amusement-park-transforms-for-the-holidays/6003/ Los Poblanos + House Industries Collaborate on Exclusive Stoneware Collection http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/los-poblanos-house-industries-collaborate-on-exclusive-stoneware-collection/6002/ Announcing an exclusive, Los Poblanos salt-glazed stoneware collection designed by House Industries & Eldreth Pottery. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/los-poblanos-house-industries-collaborate-on-exclusive-stoneware-collection/6002/ Albuquerque’s Favorite Holiday Tradition is Exclusively by Bicycle http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-s-favorite-holiday-tradition-is-exclusively-by-bicycle/6001/ Routes Bicycle Rentals & Tours , a local bicycle tour and rentalshop in historic Old Town Albuquerque, has announced their fourth annual ‘Lights and Luminarias’ bike tour on Dec. 24. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-s-favorite-holiday-tradition-is-exclusively-by-bicycle/6001/ Tickets for ABQ RIDE’s 50th Luminaria Tour on Sale at Midnight, Friday, Nov. 28 http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/tickets-for-abq-ride-s-50th-luminaria-tour-on-sale-at-midnight-friday-nov-28/6000/ ALBUQUERQUE - Tickets for ABQ RIDE’s 50th Annual Luminaria Tour – a Christmas Eve tradition for five decades – will go on sale at 12 a.m. on Friday morning, Nov. 28, 2014 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/tickets-for-abq-ride-s-50th-luminaria-tour-on-sale-at-midnight-friday-nov-28/6000/ Albuquerque’s Best Shopping Experience over Thanksgiving Weekend http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-s-best-shopping-experience-over-thanksgiving-weekend/5999/ The Rio Grande Arts and Crafts Festival Holiday Show brings a top-notch, one-of-a-kind shopping experience to Albuquerque over Thanksgiving Weekend. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/albuquerque-s-best-shopping-experience-over-thanksgiving-weekend/5999/ F-16 Dedication Ceremony to Recognize NM Air National Guard ‘TACOS’ http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/f-16-dedication-ceremony-to-recognize-nm-air-national-guard-tacos-/5998/ The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will hold a Dedication Ceremony for the newly restored F-16 Fighting Falcon Mon, 03 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitalbuquerque.org/articles/view/f-16-dedication-ceremony-to-recognize-nm-air-national-guard-tacos-/5998/ 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/