Saturday, August 19, noon-9pm
It's Aug. 19, 2017. You're getting evaluated by a real medical doctor. You're making tie-dye. You're learning more about your medicine. You're supporting legalization of a useful plant. You're eating delicious food. Where are you? At the first annual New Mexico HempFest of course! Entry is totally free, and parking is a measly $1 per car at the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Park. You are roaming around enjoying live music from local bands, a Hemposium tent with exciting speakers, a kids' activity area and dozens of regional artists, farmers, educators, plus lots of tasty food trucks. You're with all your friends and family at this all-ages, family-friendly event and having an absolute blast celebrating New Mexico's hemp industry.
Wednesday, August 23 beginning at 6pm
Blues-rock revival gets hyper-local
Danceable Americana duo unveils debut album
Racist video mars old band's return to relevance
Three drinks to sip as temperatures drop
Local GOP reacts to spate of losses
Election night with the Libertarian presidential candidate
UNM halts plans to build a substance abuse clinic after neighbors protest
Sex-positive dramedy gets between the sheets with two remarkable actors
“BSG: Blood and Chrome” on YouTube
The Week in Sloth
3D artist builds herself a dwelling as her master's thesis
Fusion Theatre Company tackles weighty philosophical questions
Political art group draws up the cost of coal
For a man of 50, James Bond is looking better than ever
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the James Bond franchise. The famed superspy’s first cinematic adventure, Dr. No, hit theaters in 1962. To celebrate, producers have pulled out all the stops to make Bond’s latest big-screen adventure his biggest and boldest yet.
Your nutritious guide to holiday movies
Note: All opening dates are subject to change.
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn—Part 2
Santa Fe playwright infuses love story with dark philosophy
Gauchito Catering delivers authentic Argentine food
“Wedding Band” on TBS
The Week in Sloth
Jenny Invert delivers dark, operatic pop
Bit characters from Hamlet wander to their demise at Theatre X
This is no spoiler: “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead.” An ambassador from England announces this at the end of Hamlet and this masterpiece from Tom Stoppard. Anyone who is familiar with Hamlet or has even read the title of Stoppard's classic absurdist drama has a pretty good idea of where they play's action is headed. Even the protagonists, at various turns in the story, know they're going to die, though they either forget or willfully ignore the information upon receiving it every time.