Free food from Monroe’s at the Alibi’s New Year’s Eve party
Monroe’s on Lomas is a regular late-breakfast/early-lunch spot for me. It’s the chile that draws me.
We’ll have enchiladas, tamales, beans, rice, and chips and salsa from Monroe’s at the Launchpad on Saturday. Get there early, because it’s first come, first served. If you show up at 8 p.m. when the doors open, you can chow down and get down to the tunes of soul spinner DJ Tahnee. She’s got a fantastic collection of vinyl that includes early rock ‘n’ roll, soul, funk and more.
Stick around for this dancing shoe-friendly lineup, listed here from first to last:
5 Star Motelles (’60s girl group revival)
Cowboys and Indian (rockabilly)
The Blue Hornets (ska)
We’ll toast the new year with champagne at midnight, and you’ll have free use of the photo booth from Photo Booth Rentals of New Mexico all night long.