Albuquerque, NM – Diverse cultures, authentic art and vibrant traditions have shaped the centuries-old story of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Come experience the history that continues to unfold with premier cultural events, distinctive attractions, museums, shopping and unforgettable cuisine.The state of New Mexico, one of America’s youngest states, celebrates 100 years of statehood in 2012 with events and festivals all year long. During New Mexico’s Centennial celebration, Albuquerque honors the rich history of our area with events, exhibits, specials and deals through 2012. In honor of the Centennial, Albuquerque is giving away the opportunity for a lucky winner and their guest to experience an array of exhibits honoring 100 years of New Mexico plus the tastes and unique experiences the city offers. Enter to win a four-day, three-night getaway online at www.ItsATrip.org/ABQsummer.
During their four days in Albuquerque, the winner and a guest will experience:
- Three-night stay at Hotel Parq Central including breakfast
- Hot air balloon ride for two in the New Mexico Centennial balloon piloted by Rainbow Ryders Inc.® - Hot Air Balloon Company
- Dinner at Chama River Brewing Company featuring the Centennial margarita
- An ABQ Trolley Co. city tour
- Lunch or dinner plus dessert at Flying Star Café
- A 4-hour guided hike with New Mexico Enchanted Hikes
- A 4-hour tandem or cruiser bike rental with wine tasting and basket lunch from Routes Rentals & Tours
- Dinner at Sadie’s of New Mexico featuring the Centennial margarita
- The “Dinosaur Century” exhibit at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science
- The “A Century of High Flying: Science, Space and Sport” exhibit at the Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
- “100 Years of State & Federal Policy: Its Impact on Pueblo Nations” exhibit at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
- “Barelas A Traves de los Anos” exhibit at the National Hispanic Cultural Center
- Rides on the Sandia Peak Aerial Tramway
The winner will also receive a $200 Visa card to be used for airfare, gas or shopping while in Albuquerque. The sweepstakes is valued at $2,128. Enter the sweepstakes online at www.ItsATrip.org/ABQsummer by June 30, 2012.
In addition to the sweepstakes, Albuquerque is offering a variety of specials, deals and coupons. Plan your getaway to Albuquerque today to experience the diverse flavors of the Southwest!