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May 28, 2017
Enjoy dozens of great breweries, unlimited sampling & 3 great blues bands during Memorial Day weekend. Listen to great blues music and enjoy some of the greatest brews available with unlimited sampling and a souvenir tasting glass. General admission includes entrance to festival, unlimited sampling, souvenir glass, music, vendors, games, event program, and o...
May 27-29, 2017
Bringing together wineries from around the state, food, arts and crafts vendors, and live music in a relaxed setting, the Albuquerque Wine Festival is the place to be Memorial weekend! Find the wines you like through sampling, purchase a glass to enjoy on site and buy bottles to take home to enjoy later. The New Mexico Wine Growers Association (NMWGA) will b...
Through August 27, 2017
From Billy the Kid to Breaking Bad, movies and television have portrayed and marketed our state into the present day. Guest curated by American cultural historian Paul Andrew Hutton, this pop culture exhibit includes westerns, war movies, comedy, and science fiction. IMAGE Lobby card, Kit Carson, 1928 Paramount Pictures Offset lithograph Courtesy Paul A. Hut...
Through August 31, 2017
Come cheer on the Albuquerque Isotopes in their 2017 season. The Albuquerque Isotopes are the Triple-A affiliate of the Colorado Rockies.
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Event Details
  • Time: Noon-7pm
  • Admission: Free

  • Location: Historic Old Town

  • Rio Grande Blvd. N.W. & Central Ave. N.W., Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: 311
  • Event Website

13th Annual Old Town Salsa Fiesta

Spice up your day at the 13th Annual Salsa Fiesta in Historic Old Town where you get to choose who has the best salsa in the city. Join the City of Albuquerque on Saturday, September 9, 2017 from noon-6 p.m. for a day of music, fun and salsa! Watch as competitors make fresh salsa on site and grab a free tasting pass to vote for the best one. Browse the local shops and restaurants and explore the history of Old Town. Enjoy free kids' activities and dance to music from local salsa bands.

Tasting passes will be available on a first come, first served basis. Tasting passes are limited so please arrive with plenty of time to taste and vote. For more information about how to compete visit CultureABQ.com or call 311.