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Route 66 WestFest

Powered by Think Big - the annual celebration of Albuquerque's Westside

Albuquerque, NM - You are invited to join City Councilor Klarissa Peña at WestFest- Think Big, a community event to be held on Saturday, August 26th from 1:00 - 4:00 PM at the NW corner of Central and Unser on Albuquerque’s Westside. 

The hosts are the West Central Community Development Group (WCCDG) and the South West Alliance of Neighborhoods (SWAN) with funding from the City of Albuquerque. The goals of the event are to:

  • Celebrate the successes in the redevelopment of West Central
  • Gather input from the community to identify needs
  • Invite and encourage new business to locate on West Central’s Historic Route 66
  • Inform the community on projects coming in the near future
  • Encourage community residents to get involved in their neighborhoods

Come enjoy a day of music, food, fun, car show, and boxing exhibition.  Residents will have an opportunity to complete a community survey for a chance to win an iPad.

Community organizations and government agencies will have informational booths to provide service and program information to community residents. 

For more information, please contact Jerry Gallegos, [email protected], 505-385-5809 or visit the WCCDG website,