Everything You Need to Know About the Wine Festival in Albuquerque

Albuquerque is well-known for its fascinating history, exciting attractions, and stunning natural beauty. Many visitors also flock to the Duke City to take part in the wide variety of fun-filled events hosted throughout the year! If you’ll be in town this May, you won’t want to miss the annual Wine Festival in Albuquerque! Wine lovers will find all of their favorite selections and unique local wines during this three-day vino celebration! Here’s everything you need to know about this year’s festival and what to expect!

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Your Guide to the Wine Festival in Albuquerque

When and Where

This year’s 2018 Wine Festival in Albuquerque will take place on Memorial Day weekend, May 26th-28th. All the festivities will take place at the Balloon Fiesta Park, found at 5000 Balloon Fiesta Parkway. Each day starts at 11:30 a.m. and runs until 7:00 p.m.

What to Expect at the Wine Festival in Albuquerque

Hosted by the New Mexico Wine Growers Association, this wine festival in New Mexico is guaranteed to impress everyone. The event features numerous wineries with a wide variety of samples, as well as a large group of food vendors and arts and crafts booths. You won’t believe how delicious these wines are! Made from grapes that have been growing in this region for over 400 years, these wines are truly a part of New Mexico culture and lifestyle. Stroll around the festival to enjoy the live music and see what the vendors have to offer! It’s sure to become one of the highlights of your getaway to Albuquerque, NM. 

Get Your Tickets Now

Now that you know a bit about what’s going on at this Wine Festival in Albuquerque, start making plans to attend today! Admission to the event is only $20 and you can buy your tickets the day of the event! Be aware that you have to be 21 years old or older to attend this event. If you have any questions, you can contact the event staff by calling them at (575) 768-6050 or emailing them at execdirector@nmwine.com.

Where to Stay for the Wine Festival in Albuquerque

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