Every month has lots of fun events happening in Albuquerque. In March, experience everything from boxing and bull riding to spicy food and anime. Here's a sampling of what’s happening in Albuquerque in March. For a full list, visit our events calendar.

National Fiery Foods & BBQ Show

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March 1-3 at Sandia Resort & Casino

Bring a little spice to your life at the National Fiery Foods & BBQ Show. Sample everything from blazing barbecue to super-hot salsa while you wander between booths.

Albuquerque Oddities & Curiosities Expo

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March 9-10 at EXPO New Mexico

The Oddities & Curiosities Expo is for anyone who loves the weird and strange. Find unique items like taxidermy, preserved specimens, antiques, funeral collectibles and more.

USA Boxing National Open

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March 9-16 at the Albuquerque Convention Center

Come watch the best boxers duke it out in Albuquerque. The city will host the first USA Boxing national tournament this year.

Night at the Oscars

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March 10 at The Historic Lobo Theater

Put on your best outfit to walk the red carpet at this special Oscars watch party. Toast the Oscar winners and guess who will take home a trophy to win a prize.

Anime New Mexico

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March 15-17 at Crowne Plaza Albuquerque

Meet voice actors from your favorite anime shows, shop unique anime art, see stunning cosplay and more at Anime New Mexico. Join in the fun and celebrate all things anime.

Treasures of the Earth Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Expo

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March 15-17 at EXPO New Mexico

Browse goods from 60 dealers at the Treasures of the Earth Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Expo. Find mineral specimens, slabs, jewelry and more.

Garden Bros Nuclear Circus

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March 21-24 at EXPO New Mexico

You’re sure to be wowed at the Garden Bros Nuclear Circus: Humans Gone Wild. This fast-paced performance features aerial acrobats, the wheel of death and dogs seen on “America’s Got Talent.”

PBR Albuquerque Ty Murray Invitational

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March 22-24 at The Pit

The PBR Albuquerque Ty Murray Invitational is a must-see competition with heart-pounding action as you watch athletes go head-to-head with bucking bulls.

Women’s Festival

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March 30 at Rio Bravo Brewing Company

Rio Bravo is celebrating Women’s History Month with a Women’s Festival. Stop by for women-made art, music and beer. You’ll also hear from an array of guest speakers while raising money for the Barrett Foundation and the Rape Crisis Center.