This Labor Day weekend you don’t have to spend a lot of your hard-earned money to have a good time. We found some fun, FREE, and discounted activities for you to enjoy this holiday weekend.
FREE Historic Walking Tour in Albuquerque. The tour runs every Saturday morning through the last weekend of November. There are no reservations necessary just meet your tour guide at 10am at the Soutwest corner of 1st and Central, by Tucanos Restaurant. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes, bring your own water and leave your pets at home. This is a family-friendly tour. Allow 1 1/2 to 2 hours for this leisurely tour. If you have a group of 5 or more or would like to schedule a week-day tour, please call 505-289-0586 to make arrangements. Historic Walking Tour
FREE guided hike at the Open Space Visitor Center at 6500 Coors Blvd NW in Albuquerque. Participants can meet in the lobby of the Open Space Visitor.
Join the Bosque Wild Guides for a fun hike as they discuss the history of flora, fauna, and water use as it relates to the Bosque. This is a guided hike with the Bosque Wild and Trail Watch Volunteer Stewards.
Be sure to bring water, wear comfortable, closed toe shoes, and dress appropriately for the day’s weather. Space is limited. Please call (505) 768-4951 for more info and to register. Nature Hike
Big Jim Farms You Pick
Cost: FREE. There is no admission fee only pay for what you pick.
Visitors can pick green chile, flowers, and produce. Wander through the nine-acre U-Pick farm, visit with friendly farm animals Don’t forget to say hi to the famous chile chickens! There are childrens’ play areas, educational farm stations, & live entertainment on select weekends. Big Jim Farms is located at 4515 Rio Grande and open daily 8-6pm. Big Jim Farms
The Harvest Wine Festival is Labor Day weekend September 3-5 at Balloon Fiesta Park. Sample your favorite local wine and bring some home to enjoy. The event runs from 11am to 6pm daily. Last call is at 5:30pm. This is a 21 and over only event.
Save with the EARLY ACCESS PASS, $40
Enter anytime, any day starting at 11am.
Only a limited number of these will be sold.
AFTERNOON ACCESS PASS, $30
Enter anytime, any day starting at 2pm.
ANYTIME MONDAY PASS, $25
Enter anytime on Monday.
WINE LOVER WEEKEND PASS, $65
Enter any time, every day.
All tickets include a Viva Vino wine glass, unlimited sampling of New Mexico wines, $5 off any bottle of wine, vendor marketplace, delicious food trucks, and….. a dueling piano show