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FYI 16 Swim-O-Riffic Spots in Albuquerque and Rio Rancho Enjoy these swimming pools before the summer’s out With summer lurching its way to a hot and humid finale of sweaty misery, nothing feels better than cooling off in a bit of the ol’ chlorinated H2O. Check out our list of watery oases, and take a dip before hours change after Aug. 10. Food Chile Roasting Saturday, Sept 23: 9am-3pm Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Organic Farm
The Armijo family has been growing their unique Sabinal Special chile on their 7-acre farm in Sabinal for over 20 years with no pesticides or GMO products.
Comm Steampunk Spectacular 6: The Emerald City Saturday, Sept 23: Noon Mine Shaft Tavern
Peruse Merchant’s Row for garb, gear and gadgets. Activities include live entertainment, a Murder Mystery LARP, workshops and costume contest with prizes.
Song & Dance Contra Dance Saturday, Sept 23: 1pm Oddfellows Hall
Dance to the tunes of Kindred Spirits with calling from Ben Werner.
Art Crafternoon Saturday, Sept 23: 3-5pm Tractor Brewing Taproom
Bring a knitting or crochet pattern, or follow along with others. Kits available to the first crafters who arrive.
Comm Somos Saturday, Sept 23: 4-10pm Downtown Albuquerque
A city-wide festival that showcases the best, world-class entertainment, food vendors and local restaurants, craft brewing, arts and culture organizations, nonprofits, tech, and more.