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 Sep 03, 2016 02:00 PM to Nov 27, 2016 05:00 PM
In Undercurrents, eight local artists interpret and respond to Open Space lands, inspiring an exchange of ideas about our environment and sparking discussion about its conservation and stewardship.
from Oct 01, 2016 10:00 AM to Nov 01, 2016 05:00 PM
The annual corn maze at the Los Poblanos Fields Open Space is back!
Oct 29, 2016 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Film screening of a newly released documentary from award-winning filmmaker Elke Duerr.
Oct 30, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 03:30 PM
Join us for the creation of mini muerto altars.
Nov 05, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 09:00 PM
A day of discovery, hands-on science activities, and explorations of both the day and night skies
Nov 12, 2016 from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
A family-friendly event offering an opportunity to view, appreciate, and learn about Sandhill cranes and other migrating birds.