New Mexico Wine

Albuquerque Wine Festival

DAY OF TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE GATE.

at Balloon Fiesta Park

Time: 12:00pm     Day: Saturday     Ages: All Ages / Bar with ID     Price: FREE - $30
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DAY-OF TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE GATE.

 

THE OFFICIAL FESTIVAL OF MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Welcome to the 18th annual Albuquerque Wine Festival at Balloon Fiesta Park featuring New Mexico's best wineries, exceptional food trucks, talented artisans, and award-winning musicians.

The Albuquerque Wine Festival features a wide selection of red, white and sparkling wines that range from soft and sweet to bold and dry.

Share the experience with friends or grab a date for this annual Memorial Day Weekend tradition.

Your ticket includes a complimentary wine glass, tastes of 100 great wines from 20 great wineries, and most tickets include $5 off any bottle of wine at the festival.
Wines also available for purchase by the glass, bottle, or case. 

Viva Vino!




MAY 26 – 28, 2018
Saturday, Sunday, and Monday

HOURS:
VIP EARLY ACCESS HOUR*
 - Saturday, 11 am – 12 pm.
GENERAL ADMISSION HOURS
 - Saturday & Sunday, 12PM – 6PM.
 - Monday, 12PM – 4PM

*see additional VIP benefits below

NEW FOR 2018!

All full price 21+ tickets include $5 OFF any bottle of wine!*

*benefit not provided on complimentary tickets or third party ticket sales.


Must bring VALID government issued photo ID.

Vertical IDs from NM may not be accepted.

If you are bringing children under the age of 18, you must be their parent or legal guardian.


TICKETING

GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS

21 and over. Valid any one day of the festival.

$25 in advance. $30 at the gate 

General Admission (21+) Ticket Includes:

  • Viva Vino wine glass for sampling wines.

  • $5 off any bottle of wine.

  • Free onsite painting class. (Space permitting. They fill up fast.)

 

VIP Ticket
(Limited availability. Saturday only)

$50 in advance or at the gate (if not sold out)

VIP Ticket Includes:

  • Viva Vino wine glass for sampling wines.

  • VIP Parking area by the entrance.

  • Early, and exclusive, access from 11am – 12pm on Saturday, May 26.

  • $10 off any bottle(s) of wine.

  • 10% off at participating food vendors.

  • First choice of onsite painting classes. (space permitting)

 

Military Discount.

Available at the gate only. Must present a valid DoD ID. 

General Admission: $27.

Ticket Includes:

  • Viva Vino wine glass for sampling wines

  • $5 off any bottle of wine.

  • Free onsite painting class. (Space permitting. They fill up fast.)

 

Non-Drinkers & 16–20 years olds

  • $10 in advance or at the gate all three days.

  • Designated Drivers receive a complimentary can of Nitro Coffee from NM Pinon Coffee Co. 

 


 

Other FAQs

  • No coolers.
  • No weapons.
  • No pets. 
  • No outside food, unless required for medical/dietary purposes.
  • No outside alcohol.
  • Attendees are allowed to bring ONE SEALED bottle of water into the festival with them. Don’t worry we will have plenty of water and food to keep all attendees hydrated and well fed.
  • Dogs are not allowed. Not even your small dog that can fit in your purse.
  • You are allowed to bring chairs but we provide plenty of seating and shade.
  • Parking is FREE.

 

All ticket sales are final. No refunds or returns. The festival will be held rain or shine.


Live Music Schedule (subject to change)

SATURDAY, MAY 26

  • Raven and the Sweet Potato Pie Band

  • Sol de la Noche

SUNDAY, MAY 27

  • Hillary Smith

  • Baracutanga

MONDAY, MAY 28

  • Felix y los Gatos

 

Participating Wineries:

  • Acequia Vineyards

  • Amaro Winery

  • Black Mesa Winery

  • Blacks Smuggler Winery

  • Casa Abril Vineyards

  • Casa Rodena

  • DH Lescombes

  • Gruet Winery

  • Jaramillo

  • La Esperanza

  • Las Nueve Ninas

  • Luna Rossa Winery

  • Mimosa

  • Noisy Water

  • Ponderosa Winery

  • Sheehan Winery

  • St Clair Winery

  • Mimosa

  • Tularosa Vineyards

  • Vivac Winery

  • Wines of the San Juan