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What to expect at SOMOS ABQ 2019

SOMOS ABQ 2019 is Saturday, September 28th at Civic Plaza, with doors opening at 12 PM and ending on Sunday, September 29th at 2:00 AM.

What is SOMOS ABQ?

It’s a vision conceived by young professionals to illuminate the beauty and brilliance of Albuquerque. It’s holding its 3rd annual citywide celebration this Saturday. Hundreds of local collaborators, including nonprofits, and community organizations, technologists, and entrepreneurs, artists, and designers, musicians and performers, chefs, and brewers, business owners, and government band together to present this immersive showcase of the talent, creativity, and spirit of Albuquerque.

SOMOS Entertainment features the best of Albuquerque – alongside internationally touring artists. There is a mix of local and national bands with outdoor stages throughout downtown, celebrating a wide range of genres with something for everyone.

SOMOS Arts Culture Tech Boulevard is an immersive experience curated by artists, arts organizations, and creative entrepreneurs. With art-and tech-making activities, large scale art installations, roving and areal performances and more, the Boulevard showcases Albuquerque’s creative talents.

SOMOS Food & Drink provides an authentic taste of Albuquerque’s culinary scene. Food courtyards highlight our city’s best restaurants and the New Mexico Brewers Guild Craft Beer Garden highlight’s the city’s most delicious breweries.

SOMOS Youth & Families offers a special experience including participatory projects and activities, featured youth performers and artists, and community organizations geared towards young families. All youth who visit receive a free original SOMOS screen print.

Ticket Prices

  • General Admission: $14.49
  • Elevated VIP Festival Experience (Ages 21+): $59.49
  • Meow Wolf presents Official VIP After-Party (Includes Festival GA – Ages 21+): $49.49
  • Elevated VIP Festival Admission + Official VIP Party Combo (Ages 21+): $94.49
  • Kids Admission (Ages 12 and Under): FREE

There will also be a New Mexico United watch party, so you don’t want to miss that.

Here is a map of everything that is going on at the event this year:

Trivia: The History of Art in New Mexico

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