Westside Summerfest

Free event with fun for the whole family at a City park!


Saturday, August 20, 2022 | 5-10 p.m. | Ventana Ranch Community Park

This free family-friendly event features fun for everyone. The final installment of this concert series celebrates everything local. Westside Summerfest features small businesses with handcrafted products in The Shops, food trucks with freshly made cuisine in the Food Court, libations created by breweries, wineries and distilleries in The Cantina, and entertainment by local talent on two stages at a City park all under the summer sky. (View Event Map)

Entertainment Schedule

Locals only!

Westside Summerfest is dedicated to promoting local talent and will feature Albuquerque bands on two stages. 

East Stage 

West Stage 


Local-Food Blue No Words

Food Trucks

Order freshly made cuisine from local food trucks serving a variety of food. Guests can expect food trucks like 2 Guys 1 Grill, C.C.R. Roasting, La Sirenita ABQ, Bing Tea, Castaneda's Kitchen and Catering, Kamikaze Kitchen and Catering, Kimo's Hawaiian BBQ, Menchie's Frozen Yogurt, Porter's Wrap & Roll, S.T.E.A.M. Q, and The Munchie Truck.

Kids-Activities - Blue No WordsKids' Activities

The kids area is full of fun activities including free face painting, inflatable jump houses, and a 25-foot climbing wall presented by the City of Albuquerque Parks & Recreation Department. 



The-Cantina - Blue No WordsThe Cantina 

Local breweries, distilleries and wineries are bringing their award winning creations to The Cantina at Albuquerque Summerfest. Each one will be serving their signature drinks to the 21+ guests who bring their IDs. Order beer, wine, or cocktail from establishments like Boxing Bear Brewing Co., Brew Lab 101 Beer & Cider Co., Broken Trail Spirits, Canteen Brewhouse, Hollow Spirits Distillery, La Cumbre Brewing Co., La Reforma Brewery, Left Turn Distilling and Palmer Brewing, Marble BreweryReSource Brewing Co.Safe House DistillerySheehan Winery, Sidetrack Brewing Co., Tractor Brewing Co., and Turtle Mountain Brewing Company


The-Shops - Blue No WordsThe Shops 

Local businesses with handmade products are featured in The Shops at Albuquerque Summerfest. Each artisan booth offers unique items from art to home goods, clothing to jewelry. Shopping local in one place has never been easier. Get something new for the house, for yourself or that perfect gift from Balate NaturalsBig T Spice Co., Bloomers, Casa Cocktails, Chubby Girl Soaps & Candle Co., Crossed Paws Pottery, Dawson Designs, Desert Flowers Co., Fiesta Food on Wheels, Fizzy Bee Beauty, Flora & Foliage, Half Full Designs, Honey Shack NM, Kimber Ross Studios, Metal the Brand, Mobius Theory, MomMade Jewelry, New Mexico Sabor, Oakenwell, Schizoid Guru, Simply Looks Twice, Southwest Boujee, Speckle Ware, Tailwaggin Temptations, The Doodle Shop, Ucheoly Nigerian Outfits Headwraps and More, Upside Goods Co., Viva la Vida Hair/Art Studio, WiseWorks, and Wilder Gardens

Getting There 

Ventana Ranch Community Park is less than a 10 minute drive from Coors and Paseo del Norte Blvd.

Park address: 10000 Universe Blvd NW 87114 (View Map

Free Park & Ride

Free parking will be available at CNM Westside Campus. Free Sun Van shuttles will take event-goers to and from the park throughout the event. Sun Vans are handicap accessible. Strollers, lawn chairs, canopies and coolers are allowed on shuttles. Glass items or alcohol are not permitted on shuttles.

If street parking is available in the surrounding area, please be sure to follow all parking laws and do not block residential or business access. Limited parking is available at the park.

Bike Valet

Pedal your way to fun! Skip traffic on the road, stick to the trails, and take advantage of the free Bike Valet provided by Esperanza Bike Education Center. Look for their large yellow flags. 


Event Specifics

Westside Summerfest is free to the public. Pets are welcome on leashes. Glass and alcohol are not permitted at public parks.

This is a rain or shine event. (View Event Map)


The deadline to apply to participate as a vendor in Westside Summerfest has passed. 

Thank you to our sponsors! 

The Bull logo 2018  A jpg of the Hot 95.1 Logo for Sponsorship page of the OneABQ Challenge Celebration.  Big I Logo  The Edge logo 2018  94 Rock Logo    

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