There are countless reasons to hold your conference or executive team building retreat in Albuquerque, but here are the top 10 reasons to pique your interest! 

  1. The city offers over $300 million in recent hospitality investments and planned developments including hotels, off-site facilities, area attractions and a $25 million renovation to the SMG-managed Albuquerque Convention Center.
  2. Albuquerque is $284.00 per diem, compared to another mile high city at $337.00 per diem (Runzheimer October 2015)
  3. 310 days of sunshine, and inspirational blue skies spanning four distinct seasons
  4. Airport ease - the Sunport is a passenger friendly, beacon of hospitality with numerous daily flights from anywhere, and only minutes from any Albuquerque destination
  5. 15 minutes - drive time around the city is 15 minutes or less 
  6. The Albuquerque Convention Center: 167,562 total square feet of exhibit space (including 106,200 clear-span) 2,350 seat auditorium, 31,000 square foot ballroom, impeccable on-site service, Downtown location, walking distance to two hotel districts
  7. Albuquerque is an arts and culture destination, ranked #7 in the large cities category by AmericanStyle magazine, 2012
  8. Albuquerque is a leader in science and technology
  9. Locally grown red and green chile
  10. Golf and ski in the same day, only 30 minutes apart

Discover the additional attributes that will make your authentic Albuquerque conference or executive team building retreat so special!

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