Two Sessions Offered: 12:30 and 1:30 p.m.
Nov 21, 201812:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Balloon Museum9201 Balloon Museum Drive NEAlbuquerque, NM 87113505-768-6020
Music, stories, and art for ages 0-3 and their adult companions. Two afternoon sessions are offered each Wednesday:
Preschools and Mom's and Dad's groups are welcome to attend Music in the Sky. To bring a group of 10 or more to Music in the Sky, please make a reservation in advance by emailing Lauren Coons, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Two Sessions Offered: 9:30 and 11:00 a.m.
Nov 21, 201809:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Balloon Museum9201 Balloon Museum DriveAlbuquerque, NM 87113505-768-6020
Stories, songs, movement and crafts for our youngest explorers. Ideal for ages up to 6 years old, but all are welcome! Two sessions every Wednesday.
Today's theme: Thanksgiving! Turkeys, pumpkin pie, and all of our favorite Thanksgiving traditions.
Preschools, grades K-1, and Mom's and Dad's groups are welcome to attend Stories in the Sky and Music in the Sky! To bring a group of 10 or more to Stories or Music in the Sky, please make a reservation in advance by completing this online form.
Every Saturday from 1 to 2:30 p.m., families can create a work of art in the Museum School inspired by what they see at Albuquerque Museum. A different project every week! Free with Museum admission.
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Albuquerque Museum2000 Mountain Rd NWAlbuquerque, NM 87104505-243-7255
Every Saturday, families can create a work of art in the Museum School inspired by what they see at Albuquerque Museum. A different project every week!
Upcoming Workshops - Details subject to change.
November 3: Japanese Spoon Doll
November 10: Family Coat of Arms
November 17: Cy Twombly Painting
November 24: Wabi Sabi Pottery
December 8: Foil Sculptures
The workshop is free with your paid general admission.
Set the holiday season in motion with entertainment, dining, shopping, and more.
Shop local and get any and all holiday gifts in the variety of shops throughout Old Town. Purchase a Holiday Stroll Button at the event and enjoy discounts at participating stores. Proceeds from the buttons will benefit Beds 4 Kidz.
Sip hot chocolate and enjoy live entertainment in the plaza in anticipation for the annual lighting of Albuquerque's largest Christmas Tree. KOB 4 will be broadcasting as Weatherman Steve Stucker hosts, live from Plaza Don Luis, located on Romero Street.
The tradition holds a special meaning for the Aceves family. 2017 marked the tree lighting ceremony's silver anniversary, and the first since the passing of Henry Aceves, longtime Old Town business owner and the one who, along with his wife Karen, began the tree lighting community tradition.
Free parking is available at the lot on the corner of 18th St. and Bellamah Ave. (Map) Free shuttles, provided by Airport Parking, will take event-goers to several locations including Explora, The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science and The Albuquerque Museum near Old Town Plaza.
Spur Line Supply Co. located at 800 20th St. NW, will have free parking. Parking lots and street parking is available in the surrounding area, please be sure to follow all parking laws.
Streets throughout Old Town will close to traffic starting at 3 p.m. to prepare for our big celebration. Please plan accordingly and arrive early.
In addition to the fun in Old Town, Explora, The NM Museum of Natural History and Science and The Albuquerque Museum will be open, joining in the festivities with activities and entertainment for the evening. Enjoy free admission!
At Explora, teens can meet a local scientist and find out about their work and career in the FREE Teen Science Café from 5-7 p.m. Snacks and activity or demo included. Visitors of all ages can Make It, Take It DIY LED Mini Luminarias and Chromatography Snowflakes, take a photo on the high wire bike with holiday props and explore the exhibits. Take advantage of holiday discounts at Ideas, the Store at Explora!
Celebrate the Magic of the Holiday Season in Historic Old Town
Old Town Tree Lighting & Holiday Stroll is free for the public to attend and is a rain or shine event.