Martin Luther King Jr. Day Closures: 2023

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, some City of Albuquerque offices and services will be closed on Monday, Jan. 16, 2023.

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"" Holiday Closures for Monday, Jan. 16, 2023

Adoption Centers, City Offices, Community and Child Development Centers, Libraries, and Senior Meal Sites are closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Please see below for details.

Albuquerque Museum

Closed every Monday

Adoption Centers

Lucky Paws and Everyday Adoption Center closed Jan. 16

Animal Shelters

Eastside & Westside Shelters closed

Balloon Museum

Closed every Monday

Childhood Development Centers

Closed Jan. 16

City Offices

Most City Offices closed Jan. 16

Community Centers

Closed Jan. 15, Jan. 16 & every Sunday

Health & Social Service Centers

Closed Jan. 16

KiMo Theatre

Business and ticket offices closed Jan. 16

Libraries

Closed Jan. 16

Open Space Visitors Center

Closed every Sunday & Monday

Senior Centers

Senior, Multigenerational, and 50+ Sports & Fitness Centers closed Jan. 16

Senior Meal Sites

Closed Jan. 16

Shooting Range Park

Closed every Monday & Tuesday

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311, ABQ Ride, and Trash Pickup are all open and operational on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Please see below for details.

311 Community Contact Center

Open regular hours Jan. 16, report issues anytime online

Albuquerque BioPark

Aquarium, Botanic Garden, Tingley Beach, & Zoo open on Jan. 16

ABQ RIDE & Sun Van

Running current weekday schedule Jan. 16 except there will be no commuter service

Airport

Albuquerque International Sunport open  Jan. 16

Golf Courses

Open Jan. 16

Swimming Pools

Indoor pools open Jan. 16

Tennis Facilities

Jerry Cline & Sierra Vista open Jan. 16

Trash & Recycling

Trash will be collected Jan. 16

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The MLK 2023 Dream Weekend

The purpose of this event is to honor the legacy of the great Dr. King. This year’s theme is “Cultivating a Beloved Community mind to transform unjust systems.”

Friday, January 13, 6:00 p.m.A poster for all the events on MLK Jr. Weekend in 2023. Features a black and white photo of Martin Luther King Jr. Event details: Theme: Cultivating a Beloved Community Mind to Transform Unjust Systems  Friday, January 13 | 6 p.m. "Civil Rights Journey... A Passport to Discovery." The African American Performing Arts Center 310 San Pedro NE, 87108 Food will be served  Saturday, January 14 | 10 a.m. The MLK Commemorative March Corner of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and University on the UNM Campus Resource and Vendor Fair at Civic Plaza  Sunday, January 15 MLK Sunday Services (Statewide)  Monday, January 16 | 8 a.m. MLK Breakfast Sponsored by Grant Chapel The Marriott Pyramid Hotel | 5151 San Francisco NE, 87109 Tickets $40 | Contact Galvin Brown 505-293-1300 | Vaccinated and Masked Event  For More Information: nmmlksc.org 505-222-6466 leonard.waites@mlkjrc.nm.gov beverly.gaines@mlkjrc.nm.gov

  • "Civil Rights Journey... A Passport to Discovery.
    • The African American Performing Arts Center
    • 310 San Pedro NE, 87108
    • Interactive activities and educational opportunities for youth (P-12).
    • Free event. Free parking. Food will be served.

Saturday, January 14, 10 a.m.

  • The MLK Commemorative March
    • We will gather at the corner of Dr Martin Luther King Jr NE and University NE for the MLK March to Civic Plaza
    • Resource and Vendor Fair at Civic Plaza
    • Marchers can take the city bus on 1st Street and Central Avenue back to UNM campus.

Sunday, January 15

  • MLK Sunday Services (statewide)

Monday, January 16, 8:00 a.m.

  • MLK Breakfast
    • Sponsored by Grant Chapel
    • The Marriott Pyramid Hotel
    • 5151 San Francisco NE
    • Tickets $40, contact Galvin Brown 505-293-1300
    • Vaccinated and masked event

Sign up for 2023 MLK Dream Weekend events

For more information contact MLK 505-222-6465 or email [email protected] or [email protected].