Alibi V.21 No.46 • Nov 15-21, 2012
Gift Guide Whether you love a good Tweet or don’t believe life can be reduced to a series of status updates, social media provides invaluable holiday gift-finding information. Hit the streets of Albuquerque and support local businesses. Here are some of our favorite presents on shelves in the 505 this year.
Feature Our favorite Burque vendors on the cottage-industry supersite—just in time for the holidays.
Avoid the crush of crowds at mega-chain outlets vying for your dollar. Find one-of-a-kind presents and support our local makers at these holiday fairs. Art Beautiful Gardens Friday, May 26: 1-6pm Gallery 606
Paintings of gardens, flowers, both realistic and abstract. Runs through 5/31.
Kids Teen Science Café Friday, May 26: 2pm ¡Explora!
Have a snack and enjoy a talk, demo or activity with a local scientist to find out how they ended up choosing their career in science.
Art Gallery Tour Friday, May 26: 2-3pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Tour a gallery to learn more about the featured artists.
Food Sour Hour Friday, May 26: 5pm Tractor Brewing Wells Park
Quench that sour pallette with tasting with Rowley Farmhouse Ales.
Art Lines of Thought Opening Reception Friday, May 26: 5:30-7:30pm New Mexico Museum of Art, St Francis Auditorium
See how artists have used drawing to record and provoke thought, from the 15 century to today. Featuring work from Leonardo da Vinci, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso and many more. Runs through 9/27.
via Pixabay Sports • Outdoor Harry Potter Night Friday, May 26: 7:05-10:05pm Isotopes Park
See the Albuquerque Isotopes go against the Oklahoma City Dodgers. Fans dress up as their favorite witches or wizards and explore Hogwarts.
Stage Stand-Up Comedy Friday, May 26: 8-11pm Open Source Comedy
See hysterical New York City comedian Nat Towsen. Featuring hometown favorites Curt Fletcher and Ann Gora.
Stage The Last Five Years Friday, May 26: 8pm Aux Dog Theatre
Follow a love story in an untraditional format, with one story moves forward in time while while the other story moves backwards meeting in the middle when they get married.