Young Black Professionals of ABQ celebrates the “young, gifted and black” of Albuquerque with diverse events that won’t break the bank. Experience local culture, friendship, and networking with open-minded black professionals in their twenties (21+) and early forties. YBABQ consists of people who want to make new friends, business connections, and are curious about Albuquerque culture. Furthermore, we welcome people from all ethnic backgrounds, sexual orientations, and religions. We look forward to meeting you!


The best way to get connected with YBABQ is to join the YBABQ MeetUp group and Facebook page. 

YBABQ MeetUp: meetup.com/Young-Blacks-of-ABQ/

YBABQ Facebook: facebook.com/YBABQ

Meetup Events

Memorial Weekend Duke City Day Party presented by Delta Sigma Theta

Held by Young Black Professionals of Albuquerque (YBABQ) on 27 May 2017 2:00 PM

Memorial Day is coming up, and the ladies of Delta are helping the city celebrate with the Duke City Day Party! Meet us on the rooftop of Imbibe Nob Hill ... Read More

Happy Hour: Nexus Silver Taproom

Held by Young Black Professionals of Albuquerque (YBABQ) on 13 June 2017 5:30 PM

Drinks | Music | Socializing

Let's meet up at Nexus Silver for happy hour. A buck off beer for ladies, fellas come through too! It's time to mix and mingle with new folks.

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Iota Xi Omega Presents "A Summer Night's Dream" 5th Annual All White Party

Held by Young Black Professionals of Albuquerque (YBABQ) on 19 August 2017 7:00 PM

Get ready to celebrate summer like you never have before! The Iota Xi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. is hosting Albuquerque's hottest and dreamiest summer party at Casa Esencia in Old Town, on Saturday, August 19th, 2017. The ev... Read More