Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Thursday, Dec 14: 9am-4pm New Mexico Humanities Council
Award-winning documentary filmmaker and fine-art photographer Miguel Gandert shows his work highlighting his mestizaje heritage, and the fusion and tension of the relationship between Spanish Colonial and Native Cultures of the Americas. Runs through 12/29.
Art The Art of Christmas: New Mexico Style Thursday, Dec 14: 10am-5pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Approximately 430 handmade ornaments from over 125 New Mexican artists, collected by the Duran family. Runs through 1/7.
Comm Celebrate The Holidays Thursday, Dec 14: 5-7pm FreeRange
Wear your ugliest Christmas sweater, bring and enjoy delicious food, and get into the holiday spirit.
Learn Plant Nite Thursday, Dec 14: 6:30-8:30pm Tractor Brewing Four Hills
Make a distressed wood succulent terrarium with rose quartz crystal.
Learn Pick People Up Without Playing Games Thursday, Dec 14: 7:30pm Self Serve
Learn how to feel comfortable in social situations, have a great conversation with anyone, navigate boundaries and consent, stand out online and irl, and how to get into steamy situations.
Film A Christmas Story (1983) Friday, Dec 15: 6-8pm KiMo Theatre
Follow the wintry exploits of Ralphie Parker, who spends most of his time dodging a bully and dreaming of his ideal Christmas gift, a Red Ryder air rifle.
Stage Ugly Sweater Revue Friday, Dec 15: 7pm Tricklock Performance Laboratory
A variety show provides the jolliest and bawdiest acts that local local performers have to offer.
Song & Dance Blues Winter Charity Ball Friday, Dec 15: 8pm-midnight Maple Street Dance Space
Live music from Joe Daddy and Hoodoo Jeff, delicious food and photo booth to raise money for the Roadrunner Food Bank of New Mexico.