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 Dec 03, 2016 02:00 PM to Jan 07, 2017 05:00 PM
Discover the Open Space Gallery with this juried show of multi-media art that explores the flora, fauna, and cultural resources of Albuquerque’s Open Space lands.
Dec 04, 2016 from 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM
A guided hike in the bosque near the Open Space Visitor Center
Dec 10, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Enjoy this FREE! guided nature hike with trained naturalists and look for winter migratory wonders such as the Sandhill crane and the Bald Eagle.
Dec 17, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
A Celebration of Winter Solstice in Story and Song with Regina Ress and Scott and Johanna Hongell-Darsee
Dec 18, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
An annual community event to celebrate the beginning of Winter
Dec 18, 2016 from 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
store open for special events