Alibi V.24 No.41 • Oct 8-14, 2015
BOBR Best of Burque Restaurants 2015 Albuquerque loves to eat. More to the point, we love to eat well . How else to explain the copious number of excellent restaurants that our beloved city boasts? And how else to explain how that list grows, year after year? From sumptuous Southwestern cuisine to to Continental cafés to BBQ that rivals anything that the Deep South has to offer, our city keeps pace with almost any other American urban center when it comes to dining options.
BOBR: A.M. Rise and Dine Breakfast is the most important meal, so check out our readers’ opinions on the best foods to wake up to.
BOBR: P.M. Dinner Time Breaking down every aspect of dinner we tell you how to find the best courses in the city. Comm Dia de Los Muertos Marigold Fiesta Saturday, Oct 20: 10am-4pm La Parada Mercantile
Bring the family and pets for this celebration of life including pet blessings, music by Wagogo, local arts and crafts, workshops on marigold garlands and sugar skull decorating, food and much more.
Comm Annual Pen Road Show and 40th Birthday Party Saturday, Oct 20: 10am-5pm Pennysmiths Paper
Featuring more than 100 styles of fine writing instruments from Visconti, Monte Verde, Pilot, Caran d’Ache and more. Try out each pen and celebrate with birthday cake.
Image via Pixabay Food The Magnificent Cider Fest Saturday, Oct 20: 11am J.W. Eaves Movie Ranch
Showcasing N.M.’s emerging artisanal cider industry in a unique environment. This festival amplifies the senses, from tasting local cider to pie eating, chuckwagon cooking, film screening, photography and likely some two-stepping or line dancing.
Courtesy of Wicked Stage Wicked Saturday, Oct 20: 2pm Popejoy Hall
The Broadway sensation takes a look at the land of Oz from a different perspective.
Art ArtsThrive Gala Saturday, Oct 20: 6-10pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Drop bids on over 250 works before the exhibition opens to the public and meet the artists with proceeds benefitting the Albuquerque Museum Foundation’s educational and exhibition support of the Albuquerque Museum.
Learn Placitas Public Star Party Saturday, Oct 20: 6-10pm Placitas Community Library
The Albuquerque Astronomical Society is on hand to share their knowledge of the heavens as well as the different telescopes. Star parties are a fun way to inspire curiosity about the universe.
Image via Pixabay Comm Dragon Lights Albuquerque Saturday, Oct 20: 6-10pm Expo New Mexico
Formerly known as the Chinese Lantern Festival, see the all new larger-than-life, fully-illuminated lanterns, Chinese cultural performances and special handicrafts.
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