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Historic Old Town

From folk art to Flamenco dance to Mariachi music and more, enjoy the cultural offerings in Historic Old Town.

People gather at Old Town for music, fun, and more.

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Welcome to Historic Old Town

Be part of Albuquerque's newest old tradition - Albuquerque's Old Town during late spring, summer, and early fall. Whether you are visiting our great city or are a longtime resident, find your way to Old Town and experience the Culture of New Mexico. You will be happy you did.

Summertime in Old Town Music Series

Weekends in Old Town come to life with music, dance, and theater. Whether you are visiting our historical city, or are a resident wanting an afternoon stroll, we invite you to visit the Old Town plaza for free and fun entertainment.

Learn more about Summertime in Old Town.

The 2017 Historic Old Town Season

Don't miss the upcoming season of fun in Old Town.

Fiestas de Albuquerque

Participants in the Old Town Fiesta parade carry a banner.

Enjoy the history and traditions of our City with entertainment, children's activities, artist demonstrations, local food, shopping, and fun for the family.

Learn more: Fiestas de Albuquerque

Salsa Fiesta

Plastic cups hold chips and salsa for the Salsa Fiesta.

Salsa Fiesta is a tradition comprising salsa making and salsa dancing. The Salsa Recipe Competition is one of the most popular salsa-making contests.

Learn more: Salsa Fiesta

Holiday Stroll

Participants gather around Old Town for the Holiday Stroll.

The annual lighting of the tree in Don Luis Plaza kicks off a delightful evening of entertainment, dining, and shopping during this classic Albuquerque event.

Learn more: Holiday Stroll

Upcoming Events

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Salsa Fiesta

Salsa Fiesta

Sep 09, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 06:00 PM

Who makes the best salsa in Albuquerque? Come to Salsa Fiesta in Historic Old Town and find out!

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