Free or Budget-Friendly Albuquerque Events in February 2019

by Cash Store Staff

Free Family-Friendly Events

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  • 02/09 - Valentine's Pop-Up Market - Albuquerque
    Find the perfect gift for your loved one this Valentine's Day. We will have art, apparel, jewelry, food, and more! Enjoy delicious beer, tasty food, and live music while you shop.

  • 2/9 - 2/10 - 2019 Friends & Lovers Balloon Rally - Albuquerque
    Friends and Lovers is the second biggest Balloon Rally in the Country! 

  • Monthly on the 1st Friday - First Friday Artscrawl - Albuquerque
    Take in pieces and exhibits at Tortuga Gallery, Summer & Dene and Harwood Art Center.

  • Monthly on the 1st Friday - Downtown ABQ Artwalk - Albuquerque
    Head downtown for every First Friday of each month for ABQ Artwalk! Multiple downtown businesses and venues uniting to bring you First Friday art shows, live music and unique events! With each venue offering something different.

  • Monthly on the 2nd Saturday - ABQ Megaband Jam - Albuquerque
    “The Albuquerque Megaband” is an open community band which provides an opportunity for musicians to get together and play acoustic string band music.

  • Wednesdays - Paint it Black Open Mic Comedy - Albuquerque
    If you are working on new or existing jokes, want to try it out for the first time, or just want to have fun and relax, this is the night for you. $1 off drinks for comics.

Budget-Friendly Events

Reading to Kids at the Library

  • 02/08 - Drag Queen Bingo - Albuquerque - $2
    The Queens are preparing a special Valentines-themed show for us that will benefit Three Sisters Kitchen! See you there!

  • 02/27 - International Polar Bear Day - Albuquerque - Free - $15
    Join us to celebrate polar bears on International Polar Bear Day. The ABQ BioPark has two polar bears, brothers Koluk and Kiska.

  • 1/25/2019-2/10/2019 - Dial 'M' for Murder - Albuquerque - $15-$23
    Watch as a retired tennis pro plots the murder of his own wife—but when she turns the tables on an attempted assailant, she is convicted of murder.

  • Wednesdays - Power Glow with Yogazo - Albuquerque - $5-$10
    Wear your bright colors and meet us on the mat at 6:30 at Effex Lounge (upstairs). Invite your bestie and let your hair down with this HIGH energy POWER class that will make your muscles shake!

  • Sundays - Red Riser Yoga - Albuquerque - $5
    Start your Sunday Funday off right with Red Riser Yoga!! No experience necessary, $5 suggested donation. All funds this quarter are going to Paws & Stripes

  • Sundays - Yoga with a View - Albuquerque - $5-$15
    Begin Sundays with an invigorating yoga session!

Sips & Snacks

Celebrating with Friends

  • Mondays - Pints & Planks - Albuquerque - $10
    Join YogaZo & SFBC for Pints & Planks! Admission gets you a 60-minute class with a certified instructor and $1 off pints at the Santa Fe Brewing Company after! 

  • Tuesdays - Live Music & Taco Tuesday - Albuquerque - $3
    Listen to live music from 6-10 pm and enjoy $3 tacos and drink specials all day!

  • Tuesdays - Geeks Who Drink - Albuquerque - Free
    Compete in pub trivia with a team of up to 6!

  • Saturdays - CASA RONDEÑA WINERY TOUR - Albuquerque - $20
    Enjoy a full wine tasting of our award-winning wines. Learn more about Casa Rondeña Winery's history, New Mexico history, and more!

  • Weekends - Beer & Bike - Albuquerque - $22
    Take a ride through 'AlBREWquerque' to see why we rank #4 on Livability.com's "10 best beer cities in the country" list.

Volunteer Opportunities

Giving back to the community

  • Any time - Mandy's Farm - Albuquerque
    From watering, weeding, harvesting and planting to animal care and even yoga instruction, there are many ways to help out at Mandy's Farm. Mandy’s Farm assists individuals with developmental disabilities achieve goals by structuring a positive, purposeful and caring environment for living, learning, and working in the community.

  • Any time - Ronald McDonald House Charities - Albuquerque
    Make a difference in families who walk through the doors of the Ronald McDonald House by cooking, hosting, listening, cleaning, nurturing or simply being there and helping out it any way you can.

  • Any Time - Watermelon Mountain Ranch - Albuquerque
    Volunteers are essential to Watermelon Mountain Ranch, from caring for the animals at our main facility, helping at special events, assisting in the office and so much more! Have you been wanting to learn more about the fantastic volunteer program? Join the ranch team the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month at 12pm. Take a full tour of the property and learn all about the various volunteer opportunities the ranch has to offer!


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