This week in Albuquerque send summer out in style with the final Summerfest of the season, a comic expo and an incredible art showcase!
Watch our weekly segment on KRQE / Fox New Mexico (Channel 13-2) on Wednesday mornings at 7:35 to stay up to date with events in Albuquerque. Then check out our ABQ365 calendar to find all the event details and use the hashtags #ABQevents and #ThingsToDoABQ to join the conversation on social media!
Westside Summerfest 2019
It’s the final installment of Albuquerque Summerfest and we’re going out with a bang! Ventana Ranch Community Park will be home to Westside Summerfest 2019. Celebrate the end of the summer with local food, drinks and music. The City is proud to be working with Albuquerque’s Westside community to bring the event to a new home. This free, family-friendly event never fails to entertain and this year will be no exception.
Albuquerque Art Showcase
The Albuquerque Art Business Association (The ARTScrawl people) is honored to partner with the City of Albuquerque, The Albuquerque Convention Center and Visit Albuquerque to present The 2019 Albuquerque Art Showcase: New Mexico's Fine Art Expo. Overlapping Santa Fe's Indian Market, we are excited to be part of the largest visual arts weekend in New Mexico. The Albuquerque Art Showcase will spotlight 125 of the finest artists of New Mexico and beyond. Galleries, guilds, and hundreds of artists will come together to showcase their creative and diverse talents. This is the first time that all of Albuquerque’s visual arts organizations will be housed under the same roof. These include: New Mexico Water Color Society, New Mexico Pastel Society, Rio Grande Arts Association, and the New Mexico Plein Air Painters Association. The Showcase will take place in the south west exhibit hall of the Albuquerque Convention Center right across from Civic Plaza.
Bosque Chile Festival
Join in the celebration of the chile harvest at the National Hispanic Cultural Center. This event will offer entertainment, kids’ activities, arts and crafts vendors, food trucks, beer, wine, agricultural workshops, chef demonstrations and more.
New Mexico Comic Expo
New Mexico’s Largest Comic Expo! Bringing you top-tier creators from the comic book world along with A-list celebrities that have shaped what we all love and so much more! Celebrities include Jason Momoa, Elijah Wood, Jon Bernthal and more!
Concert: Chris Young
Chris Young is performing with special guests Chris Janson and LOCASH!
New Mexico United V. LA Galaxy II
New Mexico United takes on the LA Galaxy II. New Mexico United, the state’s professional soccer franchise, brings the most popular sport in the world home to the Land of Enchantment. Fueled by a passion for community, New Mexico United’s promise is to provide a platform that brings New Mexicans together for a unique sporting experience, celebrating the unity and excitement inherent in world-class soccer.
New Mexico Entertainment Presents Morning Cartoons
Grab your pajamas, your blanket and take part in this Saturday morning event with your family and friends. New Mexico Entertainment Magazine brings you cartoons from your childhood on the big screen at The Guild Cinema. Kick back, have some breakfast, and enjoy the toons! Morning Toons with NME is a LIMITED seat event. MOVIEPASS NOT ACCEPTED. Please note: TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. Tickets will not be mailed to you. Please bring your Hold My Ticket payment receipt, along with your current state ID and check in at the Guild Box Office 15 minutes before the screening. If you do not have your receipt, please make sure if you have your ID. We will have a list at the box office. In the likelihood we have a sold-out performance or event, tickets are subject to be released for resale to those on the waiting list if you have not checked five minutes before the show starts. Thank you for your punctuality!