Translate Our Site

Summer Fun for Youth

Information about summer fun in Albuquerque for area youth.

Zoo, Botanic Garden & Aquarium

View ABQ BioPark visitor information.

Community Centers Summer Recreation

The Summer Recreation Program is offered for six to eight weeks, (June to July) every year to school age children and youth from 5 -15 years old at each City Community Center.

Learn more about Community Centers Summer Recreation.

Therapeutic Recreation

Therapeutic Recreation programs are offered throughout the city for persons with and without disabilities, age 6 through high school.

The program offers a variety of services that include art, leisure education, performing arts, gross motor activities, and games.

Learn more about Therapeutic Recreation.

Playground Recreation

Children ages 6 through 11 can enjoy summer recreation at various elementary schools in Albuquerque.

These programs provide planned, organized and supervised activities designed to meet the recreational needs of children that attend.

Learn more about Playground Recreation.

Summer Food Program

Children and youth ages 1 through 18 can visit several locations throughout Albuquerque for free breakfasts and lunches.

Learn more about the Summer Food Program.

Multi-Generational Centers

Children ages 6 - 12 can participate in a Youth Summer Program at Manzano Mesa Muli-generational Center from June 18 - July 27 (7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.).

Lottery for the program will run from May 5 - 25, with the public drawing on May 26.

Lottery applications are accepted at the front desk of Manzano Mesa during the Lottery time frame.

Read more about Manzano Mesa Multi-Generational Center.