Alibi V.26 No.5 • Feb 2-8, 2017 

Fight!

Not The End Of The World

Resistance means feeling pretty psyched

People all over the country and in Albuquerque are organizing a chain of resistance movements to counter backwards-looking developments.
News City
Robert Maestas

Newscity

State lawmakers propose increased minimum wage and APS breaks ground on a new West Side school.
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

Funny because being stuck in traffic behind an abandoned camel happens to someone else.

Letters

The readers write about Dr. King and taking back the power of pussy.

Election News

APS School Board Elections

Weekly Alibi Endorsements

Alibi endorses school board candidates for Feb. 7’s APS election.

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Respect Your Elders

Obon Festival

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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When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth

Jurassic Quest

Kids love dinosaurs. This is a fact … because science. This event caters to that chid-like obsession. Head to the Albuquerque Convention Center for Jurassic Quest! It promises to deliver a far less scary version of the dinosaurs seen on film. Find a host of activities and spectacles to make the kids drool. With exhibit tours, science stations, dino crafts, face painting, a dino bounce, bungee pull, dino rides, fossil digs, food vendors and more than 80 lifelike dinos to see and hear, the entire family can get on board with this one and find some entertainment. Come on down on Friday, Aug. 17 from 3 to 8pm, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 18 and 19 from 9am to 8pm. There are 2 options for kids ages 2 to 12—general admission for $20 or VIP for $34. VIP tickets mean not having to pay the $5 up charge for select activities. Seniors are in for $18, adults pay $20 and kids 2 and under are free! Bring an extra $6 to $8 for parking and step back in time for the day.
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Goodbye, Summer(fest)!

Westside Summerfest

This family-friendly event features fun for everyone including an artisan market, microbrew garden, food trucks and live entertainment from local and national headliner Ozomatli.
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