This year make the Albuquerque Balloon Museum part of your International Balloon Fiesta Experience. Explore and discover the history, science, sport, and art of ballooning and other innovative forms of flight.
The Balloon Museum will be extending their hours each day during the Fiesta from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., October 6 through 14, 2018.
In other ABQ TO DO events, Awadagin Pratt will play Grieg’s Piano Concerto in the New Mexico Philharmonic’s opening Classics concert. Leonard Bernstein’s “Overture to Candide” will warm your heart with its energy and beauty, as will his “Symphonic Dances,” featuring beloved melodies from “West Side Story.” Also, enjoy a sumptuous audible Italian adventure with Respighi’s “Pines of Rome.”3-5 Questions or Talking Points *This one-time performance will take place at Popejoy Hall on Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. The show will last approximately two and a half hours, emphasizing classical music played by pianist Awadagin Pratt. Tickets are available at nmphil.org or by calling 505-323-4343.
Tweens and teens ages 11-17 are invited to spend their Friday nights with us at Los Vecinos Community Center, 478 1/2 Old Hwy. 66, Tijeras. Enjoy video games, open gym, cooking, field trips and more!
Teens are invited to Paradise Hills Community Center, 5901 Paradise Blvd. NW, every Friday night from 7-10 for open rec basketball.