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Open Space Community Events

Information about Open Space Community Events.

2022 Neighborhood Nature FestivalsA flyer in spanish and english for nature fest

Celebrate nature right in your neighborhood with these completely free events!

Join us for live music, storytelling, nature-themed carnivale performers, bosque ecosystem traveling exhibit truck, hands-on science and nature activities, show-n-tell with urban wild birds, Esperanza bike repair clinic, paletas, home resources, on-site language interpreters, and more!

Saturdays from 9am to noon

April 23 at Phil Chacon Park

7600 Southern Ave SE 87108 (next to Cesar Chavez Community Center)

10 to 11 a.m. | Live Music by Soriba Fofana and Wassa Ensemble
9:15 & 11 a.m. | Bilingual Storytelling with Michelle Adam

 

May 21 at Alamosa Park

1100 Bataan Dr SW 87121 (next to Ted M. Gallegos Community Center)

10:30 to 11:30 a.m. | Live Music by New Mexico Marimba Band
9 a.m. to noon | Interactive Music with Recycleman
9:15 & 11 a.m. | Bilingual Storytelling with Liz Mangual

 

June 18 at Phil Chacon Park

7600 Southern Ave SE 87108 (next to Cesar Chavez Community Center)

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 | Live Music by New Mexican Marimba Band
9 a.m. to noon | Interactive Music with Recycleman
9:15 a.m. & 11 a.m. | Bilingual Storytelling with Michelle Adam

 

July 16 at Alamosa Park

1100 Bataan Dr SW 87121 (next to Ted M. Gallegos Community Center)

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 | Live Music by Lara Manzanares
9 a.m. to noon | Interactive Music with Recycleman
9:15 a.m. & 11 a.m. | Bilingual Storytelling with Michelle Adam

 

Aug. 27 at Phil Chacon Park

7600 Southern Ave SE 87108 (next to Cesar Chavez Community Center)

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 | Live Music by Recycleman with Big Daddy
9 a.m. to noon | Interactive Music with Recycleman
9:15 a.m. & 11 a.m. | Bilingual Storytelling with Michelle Adam

 

Sept. 24 at Alamosa Park

1100 Bataan Dr SW 87121 (next to Ted M. Gallegos Community Center)

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 | Live Music by Dos Gatos (Felix & David of Felix y Los Gatos)
9 a.m. to noon | Interactive Music with Recycleman
9:15 a.m. & 11 a.m. | Bilingual Storytelling with Michelle Adam

 

Nature Festival Community Partners:

Esperanza Bicycle Safety & Education Center | Transit Department | Keep Albuquerque Beautiful | Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central New Mexico | Ciudad Soil and Water Conservation District | Friends of Valle de Oro- ABQ Backyard Refuge Program | Hawks Aloft | Michelle Adam- Bilingual Storyteller | Conservation Carnivale | We Grow Eco | AMP Concerts | Naomi Todd-Reyes LLC: On-site Language Interpretation | PopFizz Paletas Food Truck


2022 Neighborhood Open Space Community Concerts

A list of events for 2022

Join us in celebrating some of our urban Open Spaces with live music, performers, and incredible views of your public lands under the light of the setting sun! Enjoy family-friendly entertainment, paletas, face painting, bosque traveling exhibit truck, rock climbing wall, and hands-on nature activities. All free!

Bring your friends and family, a chair or blanket, and picnic dinner.

Saturdays from 6pm - 8pm

Los Poblanos Fields Open Space
1701 Montaño Rd NW 87107

May 7 (Mother’s Day Weekend)

               6:15pm-6:40pm Opening Act by Conservation Carnivale

               6:45pm-8:00pm Musical Performance by Bebe La La

June 18 (Father’s Day Weekend)

               6:15 p.m. - 6:40 Opening Act by Conservation Carnivale

               6:45 p.m. - 8:00 Musical Performance by Melange


Tijeras BioZone Open Space
15600 Central Ave SE 87123

July 9

               6:15 p.m. - 6:40 Opening Act by Conservation Carnivale

               6:45 p.m. - 8:00 Musical Performance by JD Nash and The Rash of Cash

Aug. 20

               6:15 p.m. - 6:40 Opening Act by Conservation Carnivale

               6:45 p.m. - 8:00 Musical Performance by The Roswells

Sept. 17

               6:15 p.m. - 6:40 Opening Act by Conservation Carnivale

               6:45 p.m. - 8:00 Musical Performance by Jimmy Climbs

 

Neighborhood Open Space Community Concert Partners

Parks & Recreation Outdoor Rock Climbing Wall | Rio Grande Community Farm | Conservation Carnivale | AMP Concerts | PopFizz Paletas | Rock Your Body Face & Body Art

For detailed information about the musical guests and performances at Neighborhood Nature Festivals or Concerts, visit our partners at:
AMP Concerts/OpenSpace

 


 

City Nature Challenge Albuquerque: Community Science in Your Neighborhood and Beyond

City Nature Challenge (CNC) is an international effort to find and document plants and wildlife in cities around the world. CNC Albuquerque focuses on the Middle Rio Grande Valley and includes observations made in Sandoval, Bernalillo, and Valencia counties. The Open Space Division offers a variety of events for all ages during the event. To learn more about CNC visit City Nature Challenge and iNaturalist