Don’t miss the AVA Region IV Equestrian Vaulting Regionals this June! Hosted at EXPO New Mexico, this competition combines dance and gymnastics while on the back of a galloping horse. If it sounds difficult, well, you’re not mistaken! Equestrian vaulting is an intense sport involving a bit of acrobatics while on a circling horse, and this year’s Region IV regional competition is being held at EXPO New Mexico in Albuquerque.
What to Expect at the AVA Region IV 2016 Championships
This year’s AVA Regionals will take place on Saturday, June 11 and Sunday, June 12. Saturday events will be held from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., while Sunday festivities will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Admission is free, and vaulters from New Mexico, Colorado, and Texas will compete in both individual and team events to determine who will take the championship title for the American Vaulting Association’s Region IV 2016 Championship.
Special Discounted Hotel Rates at Barcelona Suites
Booking your hotel stay in Albuquerque is easy—Barcelona Suites is the select hotel for this event, and we’re proud to offer special rates for the weekend of the AVA Regionals. Our hotel amenities are perfect for a weekend away—we offer secured parking, indoor and outdoor pools, and free, cooked-to-order breakfast. It’s ideal for a weekend getaway, but if you want to stay a little longer, we also offer great features like onsite laundry, which is helpful and convenient if you want to pack light
Our two-room suites offer you and your traveling companions plenty of space to stretch out and relax, as well. You’ll have separate living and bedroom space, perfect for the whole family.
Enjoy the Best of ABQ While You are in Town
While you’re in New Mexico for the weekend, you’ll certainly have no shortage of things to do, sights to see, and tasty things to try.
Local attractions include places like the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center and the Sandia Peak Aerial Tram, just to name a couple. Barcelona Suites is also conveniently located near historical Old Town, home to plenty of delicious restaurants and nightlife, as well as some of New Mexico’s largest shopping malls, Coronado and ABQ Uptown.
Learn More About EXPO New Mexico
This year’s AVA Regional Championship is being held at EXPO New Mexico, formerly known as the New Mexico State Fairgrounds. EXPO is also home to the New Mexico State Fair.
EXPO New Mexico is located on 236 acres in the heart of Albuquerque and is lined with historical buildings and beautiful trees. In addition to the AVA Regional Championships, it is also host to thousands of public and private events including hockey games, concerts, and company picnics.
Find out more about Barcelona Suites’ special offers for hotel rooms during the weekend of the AVA Regionals today—contact us to book your stay now!