Best time to visit Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque, NM

1 THING TO DO IN ALBUQUERQUE, NM (FEBRUARY 20 - MARCH 02)

Skiing Season

Skiing Season

late November–early April | mid-December–mid-March • activity

Discover a skiers' heaven just a short drive from Albuquerque city center

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Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

October 2–10, 2021 • event

Come and share incredible emotions where hundreds of colorful balloons fill the sky over Albuquerque

Twinkle Light Parade in Albuquerque

Twinkle Light Parade in Albuquerque

December 5, 2020 • event

The most colorful Christmas celebration in the city

New Mexico Fall Colors

New Mexico Fall Colors

October • nature

Go on a golden aspen pilgrimage throughout New Mexico

River of Lights in Albuquerque

River of Lights in Albuquerque

November 30–December 30, 2019 • event

New Mexico's largest Christmas light show

Gilman Tunnels

Gilman Tunnels

May–November • activity

Take a ride through the old railway tunnels

Tarantula Migration

Tarantula Migration

September–October  • nature

Thousands of spiders can be spotted on roads, trails, and even in backyards

New Mexico State Fair

New Mexico State Fair

September 9–19, 2021  • event

One of top-ranking state fairs in the United States

New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve

December 31 • event

Salute the upcoming year in the City of Albuquerque

Chinese New Year in Albuquerque

Chinese New Year in Albuquerque

February 12, 2021 • event

Lion dance and other traditional oriental festivities at the Chinese Culture Center of Albuquerque

Desfile de luz de brillo en Albuquerque

Desfile de luz de brillo en Albuquerque

December 5, 2020 • event

La celebración de Navidad más colorida de la ciudad

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