October is full of events for the LGBTQ+ community in the greater Albuquerque area, and much of the fun extends into the winter holiday season.
This month, Albuquerque will host:
Noche Extravaganza (National Latino AIDS Awareness Day)
National Hispanic Cultural Center
Southwest Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
3405 Central Avenue
World Gay Rodeo Finals
EXPO New Mexico and other local venues
UNM Truman Health Services Healthy Living Fair
Highland High School 10a-3p
Ongoing events include the Wilde Bunch dance classes and events at the Albuquerque Square Dance Club.
Events coming up in November and December include:
- New Mexico Pride Pageant – November 17-18
- Transgender Day of Remembrance – November 20
- World AIDS Day Candlelight Vigil-November 30, Old Town Plaza Gazebo
- Gay Men’s Chorus Holiday Concert (dates to be announced for December performances)