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World Cup Watch Parties on Civic Plaza

Watch World Cup matches on Civic Plaza's high-definition big screen.

An image of a soccer ball behind the words The Civic Plaza Presents WORLD CUP WATCH PARTY Nov. 21 - Dec. 18 Civic Plaza Learn more at cabq.gov/worldcup NM United Merch will be available for sale on 11/26, 12/3, and 12/18.

The City of Albuquerque, New Mexico United, and the Albuquerque Convention Center are hosting World Cup watch parties on Civic Plaza. Games will be shown on the Plaza’s 16x30 foot high-definition video display.

Matches will be screened throughout the world cup, with watch parties kicking off on Monday November 21 at 12:00 p.m. when the United States takes on Wales and culminating in the World Cup Championship match on Sunday, December 18 at 8:00 a.m.

Free parking will be available for weekend games at the street level parking lot in between 3rd and 4th on Marquette.

Schedule of Events

Group Stage

  • Monday, November 21 - 12:00 PM: USA vs Wales | Concessions by the Albuquerque Convention Center from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Tuesday, November 22 - 9:00 AM: Mexico vs Poland
  • Wednesday, November 23 - 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM: World Cup Group Stage
  • Friday, November 25 - 12:00 PM: USA vs England | Concessions & bars by the Albuquerque Convention Center from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday, November 26 - 12:00 PM: Mexico vs Argentina | Concessions & bars by the Albuquerque Convention Center from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Tuesday, November 29 - 12:00 PM: USA vs Iran | Concessions by the Albuquerque Convention Center from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Wednesday, November 30 - 12:00 PM: Mexico vs Saudi Arabia | Concessions by the Albuquerque Convention Center from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Thursday, December 1 - 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM: World Cup Group Stage
  • Friday, December 2 - 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM: World Cup Group Stage

Round of 16

  • Saturday, December 3 - 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM | Concessions & bars by the Albuquerque Convention Center from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Sunday, December 4 - 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM | Concessions & bars by the Albuquerque Convention Center from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Monday, December 5 - 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Tuesday, December 6 - 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Quarter Finals

  • Friday, December 9 - 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM | Food Trucks on 3rd between Tijeras and Marquette from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday, December 10 - 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM | Food Trucks on 3rd between Tijeras and Marquette & bars by the Albuquerque Convention Center from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Semifinals

  • Tuesday, December 13 - 12:00 PM | Food Trucks on 3rd between Tijeras and Marquette from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Wednesday, December 12 12:00 PM | Food Trucks on 3rd between Tijeras and Marquette from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

3rd Place

  • Saturday, December 17 - 8:00 AM

Final Game

  • Sunday, December 18 - 8:00 AM | Food Trucks on 3rd between Tijeras and Marquette & bars by the Albuquerque Convention Center from 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM