Alibi V.22 No.40 • Oct 3-9, 2013
Feature Insider’s Guide to Balloon Fiesta What your mother would tell you From staking out choice free viewing spots to Porta-safety pro-tips, Fiesta picks and must-see extra-balloon attractions, Sarah Bonneau delivers the Insider’s Guide to Balloon Fiesta.
Feature Prêt-à-Porta Potty The Andy Gump, Squat Palace, Porta Potty, Temp Toilet, Port-a-Loo … whatever you decide to call it, half a million people are going to relieve themselves at the Balloon Fiesta. What a horrifying thought. Please don't think about it, but prepare to be Porta-safe with these helpful hints: Wellness Celebrate Health Care for the Homeless Day Wednesday, Aug 15: 9:30am-1pm Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless
Take a project tour of Albuquerque Health Care for the Homeless and meet our staff and volunteers as well as experience the programs. Registration recommended.
Art The 5th Annual Antique American Indian Art Show Wednesday, Aug 15: 11am-5pm El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe
Bringing together more than 65 knowledgeable experts in American Indian art and thousands of select historic art objects from indigenous cultures throughout the US and Canada.
Food French Night: Vive le Québec et la Poutine Wednesday, Aug 15: 5:40-7pm Casa Rondena Winery
Practice French conversation skills, vocabulary, pronunciation and culture for all experience levels. Enjoy music, light snacks and the first glass of wine included with admission.
Learn From Idea to Business: Kauffman FastTrac Wednesday, Aug 15: 6-8pm Fat Pipe ABQ
Take an idea and turn it into a business with this ten-week course that provides the tools to develop a concept, determine the viability of the concept and outline critical steps to a successful launch.
Food Julia Child Birthday Wine Dinner Wednesday, Aug 15: 6pm Frenchish
Modern renditions of classic Julia Child recipes by Chef Jennifer James are paired with incredible French wines from Souther Glazer. Duck a l'orange, sole meuniere and more.
Art Musicians Making Art Thursday, Aug 16: 2-4pm Inpost Artspace
This exhibit connects the endeavors of music-making with creating visual art. The show features a wide range of styles and subject matter from N.M. music practitioners. Runs through 8/24.
Comm Obon Festival Thursday, Aug 16: 7-9pm ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden
A cultural holiday honoring the spirits of ancestors with folk dances, taiko drumming, lanterns and food. Participants receive a floating lantern and are released into the pond in the evening.
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