Fun Events and Exciting Places to Visit in Albuquerque
When you live at Olympus Northpoint apartments in Albuquerque, you’re within close proximity to a variety of options for entertainment. There are so many amazing sights to see and things to do. Check out some of our top picks for experiences in the area:
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta takes place every year in Albuquerque for nine days. During this event, travelers fly up the Southwest to witness this amazing occurrence. Then they spend time touring around Northern New Mexico and enjoying the sights. The balloon festival is known far and wide for its beauty. Hundreds of colorful hot air balloons take to the skies each day. You can also enjoy food and live music. Be sure to call ahead for glamping reservations, because space fills up fast.
The Sandia Peak Tramway
The Sandia Peak Tramway is the longest in the world. The tramway has an observation deck at its summit that offers a great view from 10,378 feet above sea level! From the top of the peak, the vista spans more than 11,000 square miles, offering breathtaking views. The city lights below twinkle like a million diamonds at night. Be sure to check out this amazing sight.
The Golden Crown Panaderia
The Golden Crown Panaderia is New Mexico's best bakery for sweet treats and delicious lunches. From their menu, choose from a wide variety of scrumptious treats, including cookies, biscochitos, and fruit empanadas. They also bake their breads fresh daily and serve a variety of delicious meals, from pizza to sandwiches. Known for their amazing quality, it’s no wonder locals love visiting this location.
There's plenty more to do in Albuquerque, such as visiting the State Fair, hanging out at the Albuquerque Zoo, viewing the Rio Grande Nature Center, and so much more. There’s always something to keep you entertained. To live in this thriving community, contact us to schedule a tour of our Albuquerque apartments.