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UNM Meteorite Museum

No matter what you study, you can find something fun and fascinating at the UNM Meteorite Museum and Collection! Whether you…

February 26th, 2024 at 9:37 pm

Novel Point Coffee

What better place to tackle your list of homework assignments and studying than cozying up in a local cafe? As the…

Sustainability Expo

Imagine an event that celebrates community sustainability! Well, that’s exactly what the UNM Sustainability Expo aims to achieve! Organized and managed…

April 29th, 2023 at 3:25 pm

International Festival

Be captivated by a celebration of diverse cultures, mesmerizing performances, a fashion show, live music and mouthwatering global cuisine at one of The University of New Mexico’s…

April 22nd, 2023 at 3:21 pm


Picture this, you sit down with an ice cream cone stacked with two scoops of pistachio ice cream and watch the…

April 7th, 2023 at 8:35 am

Heron Lake State Park

A popular destination in northern New Mexico for Lobos, Heron Lake State Park offers picturesque scenery and a variety of activities….

March 15th, 2023 at 7:23 pm

ASUNM Southwest Film Center 

The Associated Students of The University of New Mexico (ASUNM) Southwest Film Center is conveniently located on campus on the bottom…

Snowshoeing at the Sandia Crest

This might be our chilliest adventure yet. Not even winter can stop these Lobos on a snowy adventure! At about 10,678…

January 26th, 2023 at 9:33 pm

Rude Boy Cookies

While strolling down the street on your way to campus one day, you pick up on a familiar aroma that takes…

Rio Grande Nature Center State Park

The Rio Grande Nature Center State Park State Park exhibits a native plant garden, pollinator garden, ponds with observation windows for…

November 4th, 2022 at 9:48 am

Aspen Vista Trail

Aspen Vista Trail is a must-do hike in Santa Fe, especially in autumn! During the fall months, the trail is drenched…

October 22nd, 2022 at 9:59 pm

Red Rally

Every year, before the UNM Lobos vs NMSU Aggies football game, students gather on Johnson Field to burn a 25-ft. tall…

October 11th, 2022 at 11:36 am

Silent Lights

With six DJs, three stages, a massive light show and thousands of students vibing and dancing, Silent Lights is always a…

September 15th, 2022 at 4:08 pm


The incineration of a giant, screaming 50-foot-tall paper marionette nicknamed Zozobra, or Old Man Gloom, is a tradition that goes back…

September 2nd, 2022 at 8:31 pm

Class Crawl

Welcome Lobos! Still trying to figure out where your classes are? Worried you might get lost on campus? Class crawl is…

August 21st, 2022 at 6:44 pm

Move-In Day

Each fall, one by one, Lobos return after a long summer break and the campus slowly gains back its lively and…

August 18th, 2022 at 8:00 am

Elephant Butte Balloon Regatta

Follow the Rio Grande from Albuquerque for a few hours and you’ll find yourself at Elephant Butte Lake. Sandy beaches with…

August 15th, 2022 at 7:36 pm

The Duck Pond

The Duck Pond, located on The University of New Mexico main campus, is a highlight of the Albuquerque area, attracting not…

July 22nd, 2022 at 5:50 pm

Electric Playhouse

Have you ever wondered what walking through the multiverse would feel like? Electric Playhouse is about replicating such an experience through…

UNM Observatory

Have you ever wanted to get a closer look at the farthest areas of the night sky? One of the best…

Embudito Canyon Loop

The UNM Geology & Environmental Science Club (GESC) is a student-run organization that shares a passion for rockhounding, exploring, and admiring…

April 1st, 2022 at 5:06 pm

Trinity Site

From the history books, students around the world know of New Mexico’s role in the Manhattan Project, and our state continues…

March 15th, 2022 at 8:07 pm

Sandia Cave

If you follow NM State Road 165 into the Sandia Mountains from Placitas, you’ll quickly find yourself surrounded by steep slopes…

March 8th, 2022 at 6:58 pm

Lobo Day

Everyone loves to celebrate their birthday, and The University of New Mexico is no different! Founded in 1889, UNM is New…

Climbing at Las Conchas

New Mexico is home to some of the best climbing crags in the American Southwest, but few have the views and…

October 11th, 2021 at 6:12 pm

ABQ BioPark

Sitting next to the iconic Rio Grande, the Albuquerque BioPark Zoo is a quick getaway that’s easy on the wallet. Hosting…

Elephant Butte Lake State Park

If you like camping, fishing, boating, or just being outdoors, Elephant Butte is the park for you! There is plenty of…

March 12th, 2021 at 9:53 pm

Paseo del Bosque Trail

This semester may be an unusual one, but living the Lobo Life doesn’t stop just because classes are online and group…

September 24th, 2020 at 5:20 pm

Carlsbad Caverns

Out in the distant lands of New Mexico, far beyond the snowy white peaks of any mountain or dense green foliage…

April 3rd, 2020 at 10:26 pm

The Bisti Badlands

Welcome to where the West is still wild. The Bisti, otherwise known as the De-na-zin Wilderness, is over 60 square miles…

March 9th, 2020 at 2:42 pm

Jemez Hot Springs

Sylvia Plath once said “There must be quite a few things a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many…

February 21st, 2020 at 6:18 pm

Eagle Nest Cabins and Marina

After an exciting day of ice fishing at Eagle Nest Lake State Park, kick off your frosted boots and cozy up…

February 15th, 2020 at 2:38 am

La Cumbre Brewing Co

Local craft breweries have seen a substantial rise in popularity in New Mexico in recent years. With so many breweries to…

Boxing Bear Brewing Co

Friends plus high-quality drinks and food at Boxing Bear Brewing Co. equal the perfect place to relax off-campus. With a wide selection of house-made drinks that vary from heavy…

Hi Boba

Imagine with me, a stop at Hi Boba. Before you know it, between sips and quips, you’ve forgotten all about the…

Art! Attack

Located on San Mateo, 13 minutes from UNM’s main campus, Art! Attack is a magical place for both young and old…

December 8th, 2019 at 5:36 pm

New Mexico United

There is a long list of unique things that are definitively New Mexican experiences – like eating green chile or going…

October 2nd, 2019 at 8:46 pm

Quiet Waters Paddling Adventures

Coursing through the entire Land of Enchantment, the Rio Grande is a familiar river to New Mexicans. Because of the vast…

September 17th, 2019 at 2:51 am

Tractor Brewing Company

If you’re a fan of live music, friendly people and tasty brews then there is a good chance that you are…

Red Door Brewing Co

Located in the heart of downtown Albuquerque, Red Door Brewing is the perfect spot to check out local entertainment while having…

Eagle Nest Lake State Park

At Eagle Nest Lake State Park, the soft rustling of a summer breeze wandering through the abundant rolling wildflower fields is…

August 9th, 2019 at 4:34 pm

Chello Grill

Soon you’ll be saying “hello to Chello”, not only because it’s catchy, butbecausewho wouldn’t say “hello”to fresh, flavorful, and affordable mediterranean…

Riverbend Hot Springs

Take a deep breathe in. Close your eyes and find yourself unwinding in a moment of bliss at New Mexico’s only…

June 14th, 2019 at 9:00 pm

Piñon Coffee House

If you’re looking to savor the day with locally-inspired New Mexican flavors, then Piñon Coffee House vows to be your daily…

Fenton Lake State Park

It is well-known that New Mexico holds a long list of beautiful state parks, and the majestic mountain escape found at…

May 15th, 2019 at 8:00 pm

Zendo Coffee

After a long day of studying for finals, there’s nothing like treating yourself to a delightful espresso or tea creation at…

Hotel Luna Mystica

Sometimes a place so magical exists that you dream about it before, during, and after your time there, so majestic that…

The Brew Coffee & Tea Cafe

There’s nothing more heartwarming than being welcomed by a family of sparkling cacti, blooming succulents, and friendly baristas at one of…

The River Of Lights

The holidays glow more and more each year at the Albuquerque BioPark Botanic Garden, just in time for finals to wrap…

December 13th, 2018 at 6:44 pm

Dion’s Pizza

Needless to say there’s nothing more New Mexican than green chile, but little can beat a freshly–baked, steaming slice of Dion’s…

Maize Maze

Ever wondered what it would be like to truly wander endlessly through a giant 8–acre patch of corn in Albuquerque’s North…

October 28th, 2018 at 9:09 pm

Harvest Festival

Sometimes it just feels like fall, and El Rancho de Los Golondrinas’s 200 acres of color-changing leaves make the perfect place to celebrate…

October 18th, 2018 at 4:25 pm

Downtown Growers’ Market

Imagine eating a fresh apple or peach right off of the tree while a gentle breeze ruffles through your hair. Now…

September 28th, 2018 at 6:34 pm

Santa Fe Renaissance Faire

Whether it be dressing up as your favorite mythical creature, eating a massive turkey leg while watching two fully armored knights…

September 21st, 2018 at 10:18 pm

Old Barrel Tea Co.

Over the last decade, there has been a boom in the coffee industry, with what seems like a new café opening up on…

International Folk Art Market

This past weekend, the Santa Fe International Folk Art Market arrived in the capital. This eclectic art market showcases thousands of…

July 18th, 2018 at 7:34 pm

Ninja Force Gym

How many of us have sat down to watch an episode of American Ninja Warrior and thought to ourselves, “I can…

July 12th, 2018 at 3:09 pm

Santa Fe Railyard Market

A quick five minutes away from the heart of the capital lies the Santa Fe Railyard Market. As soon as the weather starts to warm…

June 13th, 2018 at 10:16 pm

Cowgirl BBQ

Nestled in the middle of the Guadalupe District in Santa Fe lies a quaint establishment, Cowgirl BBQ. This rustic eatery is…

Santa Fe Opera House

Set atop the mesa outside one of the global art capitals of the world, the Santa Fe Opera House is an…

May 23rd, 2018 at 10:33 pm

Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

From permanent art and historical installations to the annually held American Indian Week, the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center transports visitors to…

May 4th, 2018 at 7:21 pm

Climbing Box Canyon

In the desert of Socorro, a climber’s paradise awaits against the rhyolite cliffs and boulders. Ideal for winter climbing and days of…

April 26th, 2018 at 5:27 pm

Fiestas 2018

Every year, ASUNM Student Special Events hosts Fiestas – one of the largest music festivals in New Mexico and one of…

April 10th, 2018 at 10:59 pm

Bahama Buck’s

As spring rolls around and New Mexico heats up, Bahama Buck’s has the perfect way to cool off with their one-of-a-kind…

Pyramid Rock

While most Lobo Life adventures stem from UNM’s main campus, Lobos find adventure no matter which campus they attend. A favorite getaway for those…

March 2nd, 2018 at 5:31 pm

Sauce Pizza & Wine

Delicious, affordable, farm-fresh food is the standard at one of Albuquerque’s best new Italian restaurants, Sauce Pizza & Wine. Offering mouth watering mac…

San Antonio Hot Springs

The Jemez Mountains are home to plenty of volcanic activity, visible today at locations such as Soda Dam, the Valles Caldera, and…

February 18th, 2018 at 12:32 am

The Gilman Tunnels

One of the countless attractions to Northern New Mexico’s Jemez Mountains, the Guadalupe River box canyon and Gilman tunnels should be on…

February 9th, 2018 at 10:10 pm

Little Bear Coffee

Providing all of Albuquerque with not only quality coffee, but humble and grateful service, Little Bear Coffee Co. is an opportunity…

Bosque Del Apache

Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge is located in San Antonio, NM, just south of Socorro, NM. Since its establishment in…

January 5th, 2018 at 2:24 pm

Los Poblanos Farms

In the heart of the South Valley is Los Poblanos Farms, famous for its lavender, incredible gardens, and one of the…

Wheeler Peak

It’s the highest peak in New Mexico, what more could you want? With incredible 360° views overlooking the Sangre de Cristo Mountains,…

October 31st, 2017 at 6:13 am

The Santa Fe Aspens

Once every year, mountainsides around New Mexico turn yellow. Nowhere does the foliage appear more vividly than in the Santa Fe…

October 9th, 2017 at 6:22 pm

Party in The Pit

Two DJ sets, a fractal light show from the Fractal Foundation, mini golf, free nachos, a photo booth and sign making – it sounds…

October 4th, 2017 at 7:20 pm

New Mexico State Fair

Every year in September at Expo New Mexico, The Fair comes to town. One of the biggest and most celebrated events…

Stone Age Climbing Gym

Welcome to the largest indoor rock climbing gym in the Southwest. Stone Age has made its name in Albuquerque for having…

August 25th, 2017 at 6:10 am

The 66 Diner

Just a few blocks west down Central Ave from campus, you’ll find the 66 Diner – as amazing a diner as…

The Kimo Theater

This is where Albuquerque’s historic Route 66 heritage lives. In the heart of downtown, The Kimo Theater has been a center…

June 23rd, 2017 at 7:14 pm

Dwan Light Sanctuary

This location is temporarily closed due to COVID-19 In the mountains of Montezuma, New Mexico, hides a sanctuary for light. You…

The Sandia Peak Tram

Every Lobo is familiar with the view of the Sandias from campus, and some may have even driven up to the…

The Blue Hole

This location is temporarily closed due to COVID-19 A natural oasis in the heart of the desert, the Blue Hole is…

May 16th, 2017 at 3:18 pm

Nob Hill

Nob Hill, a neighborhood next door to main campus, is full of hidden treasures, remnants of iconic Route 66 and amazing restaurants. From old…

May 10th, 2017 at 9:17 pm

The Sandia Foothills

Just east of campus off Tramway Blvd., the Sandias begin their climb a mile into the sky. Named the Spanish word…

Diablo Canyon

Down an unsuspecting dirt road 15 miles outside of Santa Fe there is a hidden treasure for outdoor enthusiasts. Diablo Canyon…

April 19th, 2017 at 5:28 pm

Duran’s Pharmacy

Just outside of Old Town, Albuquerque lies a local staple in the community. Duran Central Pharmacy has been around since 1942,…


If you ever find yourself looking for a casual dining spot, Vinaigrette is the place to go. The modern bistro offers…

Angel Fire Shovel Races

For the past 38 years, Angel Fire Resort has been hosting the most outrageous winter competition in New Mexico—if not the…

February 17th, 2017 at 4:05 pm

Green Jeans Farmery

Only a couple of miles from campus you can find Green Jeans Farmery, a collection of brightly colored shipping containers that…

Sunshine Theater

Just down Central Ave., Sunshine Theater is one of the best local venues to see performances from big-name musicians as well…

January 18th, 2017 at 3:30 pm

First Friday Fractals

This location is temporarily closed due to COVID-19 Albuquerque is the fractal capital of the world thanks to the amazing work…

January 3rd, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Hiking Williams Lake

At the base of the highest mountains in New Mexico, the Williams Lake hike is one of the most beautiful in…

December 28th, 2016 at 2:30 pm

The Taos Gorge

If you happen to find yourself venturing up north, the Taos Gorge is a must see. Hiking trails extend down to…

December 2nd, 2016 at 6:47 pm

Chaco Canyon

In the high desert of northwestern New Mexico, Chaco Canyon’s ruins stand as one of the great historic sites of the…

November 18th, 2016 at 6:11 pm

The Railyard Markets

The Albuquerque Railyards Market is a weekly event through summer and fall that draws growers, brewers, artists and more together to…

November 8th, 2016 at 7:51 pm

Tent Rocks

The Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument is an iconic hiking destination. Surround yourself with the canyons and tents of a landscape…

October 6th, 2016 at 10:49 pm

The Jemez Mountains

From Fenton Lake to Jemez Falls, the Valle Caldera to the many Hot Springs—Jemez is full of incredible natural wonders waiting to…

October 5th, 2016 at 6:39 pm

Sandia Crest Trail

At ten thousand feet, Sandia’s Crest Trail offers spectacular views. At any time of day, the trail running the cliff face,…

October 5th, 2016 at 9:00 am