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Albuquerque's Birthday Celebration

Festivities featuring all things Albuquerque.


Save the Date | Saturday, April 20, 2024 | Noon-4 p.m. | Historic Old Town 

The Department of Arts & Culture is excited to celebrate Albuquerque's 318th Birthday with food, fun, live music and local flair in the heart of the City. This party will feature birthday must-haves such as face painting, entertainment and specials at a variety of participating Old Town stores. 

Stay tuned for more information!

2023 Birthday Celebration

The 2023 Albuquerque's Birthday Celebration featured performances by Baila! Baila!, Mariachi Tenampa, and Nosotros. Here's a look at what you missed! 

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Party Details

Albuquerque’s Birthday Celebration in Old Town is a rain or shine event. Well behaved pets on a leash are welcome. 

Opportunities for vending at Old Town events are reserved for Old Town Merchants. 


If your local band would like to be considered to perform at a City event, tell us about your music by completing this Interest Form

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Thank you to our sponsors! 

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Thank you for celebrating with us!

We appreciate all of the businesses, artists and Albuquerque institutes that helped bring the fun to our 317th festivities! 



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