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Plan Your Visit

    Buy Print-At-Home Tickets

    Buy general admission tickets
    to the Zoo, Aquarium and Botanic Garden.

    For special event tickets, please follow the event link to find out where to buy tickets.

    Save with a Membership from the New Mexico BioPark Society, or find out about available discounts.

    Concerts at the BioPark

    Zoo Music showcases regional, national and international talent playing a variety of music, including country Latin rock, Afro-Cuban, Celtic, bluegrass, Cajun and pop-rock.

    Summer Nights musical concerts highlight local and regional talent in the beautiful ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden.

    Go Wild! Benefit Concerts feature well-known artists. Past performers include Ziggy Marley, Colbie Caillat, Gavin DeGraw, Chris Isaak and Leon Russell.

    Mother's Day Concert at the Zoo is included with regular admission and features the New Mexico Philharmonic.

    Father's Day Fiesta at the Zoo includes Latin music, local businesses and prize giveaways.

    Evening Events

    Pre-registration is required.

    Aquarium Overnights - Sleep next to the sharks on this special adventure.

    Rock the Boat: Sustainable Seafood Festival - Sample eco-friendly seafood dishes prepared by some of Albuquerque’s premier restaurants.

    Twilight Tours at the Zoo - Observe interesting animal behaviors on a guided tour.

    Night Walks at the Botanic Garden - Find night-blooming plants, nocturnal animals and night pollinators on this guided tour.

    Bosque Moonlight Hikes - Search the bosque wetlands for bats, owls, and other nocturnal animals on this guided tour.

    Daily Activities

    Winter

    December

    River of Lights Holiday Light Festival
    Through January 5
    Enjoy the magic of hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and dazzling holiday displays at New Mexico's largest walk-through light show. Free Park and Ride and extended hours available on select nights. Learn more

    Holiday Nature Crafts
    Wednesdays, December 4 AND December 11 AND December 18
    Make beautiful gifts inspired by nature! All craft materials will be provided. Learn more

    December Garden Holidays
    December 7 - 31
    Embrace the holiday spirit at the Botanic Garden, Aquarium and Zoo with decorations, evergreens and seasonal color. Learn more

    Holiday Enrichment at the Zoo
    Saturday, December 21
    Special enrichment keeps zoo animals active, alert and curious. Watch as they explore their holiday treats. Learn more

    Kadomatsu in the Japanese Garden
    December 21 - January 5
    Celebrate the new year with Japanese kadomatsu pine and bamboo arrangements. Learn more

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