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Global Albuquerque

September 20 - 21, 2013

¡Globalquerque! - New Mexico's 9th Annual Celebration of World Music and Culture features events around the state and culminates in a two-day multi-stage festival at the National Hispanic Cultural Center. A myriad of international performers join representatives of New Mexico's varied cultural traditions, plus food and crafts from around the world, educational workshops, free family fun, dance classes and more. The line-up includes:

  • A Moving Sound (Taiwan)
  • Dakhabrakha (Ukraine)
  • Kardemimmit (Finland)
  • Kinky (Mexico)
  • Rhythm of Rajasthan (India)
  • Leon Russell (U.S.A.)
  • Christine Salem (La Réunion)
  • Sihasin (Diné)
  • Solas (Ireland/U.S.A.)
  • and more!

Tickets available in person at the National Hispanic Cultural Center Box Office.  Call 505.724.4771 or click here for ticket information. 

Special Hotel & Ticket Packages

¡Globalquerque! is excited to be partnering with the Sheraton Albuquerque Airport. 

Sheraton Albuquerque Airport
This hotel is convenient to the airport (200 yards!—with free shuttle service) and about 12 minutes from the festival. The weekend festival package is $250 and includes

  • One room
  • A pair of tickets to the festival

Bought separately, this would cost $290. You can purchase online or by phone at (505) 843-7000. Ask for local reservations (the local part is important).

Transportation Special

Enterprise Rent-a-Car is the official rental car company of ¡Globalquerque! 2013. 

  • Receive a 10% discount on your rental. 
  • Enter 34C0115 for the Customer Number and GLO for the PIN.  

Go to for more information.