Alibi V.20 No.47 • Nov 24-30, 2011
Feature A Pinot a Day Keeps the Doctor Away Or, the life and wines of Byron Wall If you’ve ever attended a wine event in Albuquerque, you’ve noticed Dr. Byron Wall. He’s the one working the room like an experienced politician. Tall and handsome, Wall looks like he just stepped out of a Ralph Lauren ad, or off Harvard’s campus—not exactly the type you’d expect to champion wines from the banks of the Rio Grande.
Feature The Wine List To get a snapshot of what’s happening in the world of wine and food, we sent out questionnaires to several experts in Albuquerque’s hospitality and sales industries. Here’s what they had to say. Song & Dance Reliving the Renaissance Friday, April 20: 5pm New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
In conjunction with the
Da Vinci: The Genius exhibit, dress as a Renaissance character, learn period dances and visit the cash. Sports • Outdoor Moon Hike Friday, April 20: 7-9pm Cerrillos Hills State Park
Learn interesting lunar facts, folklore and get close-up views of the moon through a spotting scope.
Comm TAAS Fabulous Fifty Friday, April 20: 7:30pm All Saints of North America Orthodox Church
A combination of presentation, observation and social time is a perfect way to learn some basics of the night sky and discuss them with a other amateur astronomers enthusiastic.
Song & Dance Austin Piazzolla Quintet Friday, April 20: 7:30-9:30pm Historic Old San Ysidro Church
The tradition of nuevo tango continues through unique arrangements of Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla’s groundbreaking works, breathtaking original compositions and fiery improvisation.
Song & Dance Tao: Drum Heart Friday, April 20: 8pm Popejoy Hall
The world-acclaimed percussion performers present their newest high-energy showcase of the ancient art of Japanese drumming.
Image via Pixabay Comm Mini-Maker Faire Saturday, April 21: 10am-6pm Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
Maker Faires showcase lots of cool folks and their projects as they discuss their processes and teaching skills with the public.
Image via Pixabay Comm Earth Day Celebration Saturday, April 21: 10am-2pm ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden
Discover different ocean habitats and how to protect them. Learn about why it is important to buy sustainable seafood. Also make a recycled craft to take home.