Don’t Miss Out on the New Mexico State Fairgrounds


New Mexico state fairgrounds in Albuquerque


When you’re looking for something fun to do in Albuquerque, New Mexico, check out what’s going on at the New Mexico State Fairgrounds, run by Expo New Mexico. At Expo New Mexico's Albuquerque fairgrounds, all types of events take place, including dog shows, art fairs, flea markets, the State Fair and much, much more.  No matter what your interests are, you’re likely to find something you’ll love at the New Mexico Fairgrounds.

Types of Events at the Fairgrounds

The types of events that take place at Expo New Mexico run the gamut. For example, the US Team Roping Championships, a rodeo event, take place at the Fairgrounds, as do events such as the Rio Grande Arts and Crafts Festival. Check out the Annual New Mexico Photographic Art Show (ANMPAS), the Sangre de Cristo Kennel Club Agility Trials, or any number of other events.  The Expo New Mexico is also home to the African American Performing Arts Center, the Down Racetrack and Casino, and the Flea Market, which happens ever weekend and is the largest flea market in all of New Mexico. As you can see, whether you’re in Albuquerque for business or leisure, there’s plenty to check out at the New Mexico State Fairgrounds.

Booking a Visit to Albuquerque

When you make plans to visit Albuquerque, you’ll find that there’s no shortage of sights to see and culture to take in. From local foods to Native American arts exhibits and everything in between, no matter when you visit, Albuquerque is a tourist destination. What’s better, Albuquerque is perfect for the whole family, since there are plenty of all-ages activities to partake in—not so for cities like Las Vegas, for example. Learn more about the events at Albuquerque's State Fairgrounds here:

Whether you’re visiting in the winter or summer, you’ll always find fun in New Mexico. The New Mexico State Fairgrounds are a 236-acre piece of land in the center of New Mexico’s largest metropolis. With up to 8 events per week taking place during 48 out of 52 weeks of the year, there’s no shortage of activity, fun, and interesting things to do for the whole family.

Barcelona Suites is conveniently located in Uptown Albuquerque, very near the State Fairgrounds, and offers hotel room specials all year.  Choose an event, plan your trip, and book your hotel rooms today!

Barcelona Suites
(505) 255-5566 (505) 266-6644
900 Louisiana Blvd NE
New Mexico
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