August is coming to a close and September is just around the corner, but there’s still plenty of fun in store in Albuquerque. Whether you love a good baseball game, want to go to the fair, get a taste of the grape, or enjoy fine art, there’s something to keep just about anyone busy for the next month in Albuquerque. Here’s what we can look forward to:
EXHIBIT: DA VINCI, THE GENIUS
New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science
Through August 29, 2018
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science hosts the extraordinary Da Vinci, The Genius exhibition created by Grande Exhibitions of Victoria, Australia in collaboration with the Museo Leonardo da Vinci, Rome, and the French scientific engineer Pascal Cotte.
This is the most comprehensive Leonardo da Vinci traveling exhibition ever assembled and is designed to be accessible to all ages.
ALBUQUERQUE ISOTOPES BASEBALL
Through October 31, 2018
“The 2018 season is shaping up to be yet another special year at Isotopes Park. The schedule is very favorable relative to the summer months and weekends. We are already planning some very big promotions and exciting things for our 16th season.” – General Manager John Traub.
HARVEST WINE FESTIVAL
Balloon Fiesta Park
September 1, 2018 – September 3, 2018
Sample wines from 20 of the state’s top wineries as we celebrate the New Mexico grape harvest. Enjoy dueling pianos along with fine food and art in the shade. Tickets include a wine glass, wine sampling, and $5 off any bottle of wine. Free parking.
80TH ANNUAL NEW MEXICO STATE FAIR
EXPO New Mexico
September 6, 2018 – September 16, 2018
One of the top 10 state fairs in the US returns to the EXPO New Mexico for another year of fun. Enjoy PRCA rodeo and performances by nationally-known country recording stars, plus Indian and Spanish villages. Explore art, agriculture, animals, entertainment, food, carnival rides, exhibits and shopping at one of the largest state fairs in the country.
Have a great time in Albuquerque over the next month!