Information about the Parks and Recreation Department.
The Golf Courses are open 364 days of the year, weather permitting.
Cool off, have fun, and stay fit at any of our public swimming pools and spray parks.
Open Space works to protect the natural character of more than 29,000 acres of land.
The City of Albuquerque maintains nearly 300 parks including dog parks and skate parks.
Outstanding recreation from tennis, baseball, and softball, to bicycling and rock climbing.
You may volunteer individually, and groups are always welcome.
The Shooting Range Park provides a safe convenient location for citizens to enjoy shooting sports.
Balloon Fiesta Park
Balloon Fiesta Park hosts the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta and the Golf and Event Center.
Parks and Recreation Events
from Apr 01, 2017 08:00 AM to Jun 01, 2017 05:00 PM
The City of Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center (OSVC) in collaboration with the Open Space Alliance is pleased to sponsor Native Voices, a call for an original, public outdoor art installation. This call for art is open to Native American artists living in New Mexico.
Apr 23, 2017 from 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Begin Sundays with an invigorating YOGA session.
Apr 29, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Upcycle art by over 40 local artists at this free event with music, contests, art workshops and more
May 13, 2017 from 08:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Help restore the health and beauty of the Rio Grande! Join the City of Albuquerque Open Space Division and other local organizations for the annual National River Cleanup event.
May 20, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
A Celebration of Nature, Calligraphy, Music, and Poetry.