V.25 No.25 | 06/23/2016
Event Horizon Steaming Pool of Freedom Monday, Jul 4: 4th of July Fireworks Hot Spring Soak
View a fireworks show from the home of the Giggling Springs. Reservations required.
V.23 No.15 | 4/10/2014
photos by Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Have Fork, Will Travel A Sacred Experience The Artesian Restaurant at Ojo Caliente Ari LeVaux takes a dunk in a healing spring and then explores the fine food at The Artesian Restaurant.
V.21 No.4 | 1/26/2012
Elizabeth W. Hughes News Steam me up, Scotty Alibi travel writer Elizabeth W. Hughes drove around New Mexico to find hot soaks in the cold weather. This week’s column marks the second installation of her day-trip getaway spring and tub series: A steamy good time . Get thee to warmth and relaxation.
Elizabeth W. Hughes Get Out! A Steamy Good Time Seeking soothing soaks beyond the city limits, our travel writer scouted swanky spas across New Mexico.
V.20 No.46 | 11/17/2011
Get Out! Rub a Dub Dub Cold weather and hot springs go together like old-English font and rear-window decals here in the Land of Enchantment. From resorts and spas to natural rock formations in the national forest, New Mexico has a soaking experience for bathers on any budget.
V.20 No.42 | 10/20/2011
Sergio Salvador salvadorphoto.com Locovore Body Raw ambition in the City Different When I first heard about Body, I wondered how it was spelled. Given it’s in Santa Fe, I figured maybe it was “Bodhi,” or “Baughty,” or some other inscrutable spelling. But Body? Too obvious. It was the last thing I thought of. That’s the name of a gym.
V.18 No.47 | 11/19/2009
Feature Bath Time in New Mexico Give the gift of relaxation with this compendium of New Mexico-made body products. Prices generally range from around $5 for a bar of soap to about $14 for lotions and the like, while a gift set can go for up to $30. Art Christmas Market Tuesday, Nov 21: 6am Cibola Arts Gallery
Hundreds of items from local artisans perfect for gift giving. Runs through 12/24.
Art Share The Journey Tuesday, Nov 21: 9am-4pm Santa Maria de la Vid Abbey
Community efforts and artists reflecting on the journey of life, shared together and as different and personal paths. Runs through 12/16.
Art The Music and the Muse Tuesday, Nov 21: 10am-5pm African American Performing Arts Center
Art by Reginald Gammon addressing the civil rights struggles of the 1960's, the dignity of unsung heroes, jazz and blues musicians. Runs through 12/30.
Art Traces of Ink Tuesday, Nov 21: 11am-5pm Fragrant Leaf Tea Boutique
Contemporary Zen-inspired brushed ink calligraphy on handmade paper from Meredith McPherson. Runs through 11/30.
Wellness All Levels Hatha Yoga Tuesday, Nov 21: Noon-1pm Yoga Art Space
A flow-based class helps bring greater flexibility, strength and sense of connection to the body.
Learn ABQ Speaks Up Tuesday, Nov 21: 12:30-1:30pm Oso Grande Technologies
Improve public speaking and leadership skills by delivering prepared or impromptu speeches in front of an audience.
Kids Pop Art Portraiture Tuesday, Nov 21: 3:30-5:30pm Main Library
Teens use vibrant color and creative techniques to create unique portraits influenced by the style of famous pop artist Roy Lichtenstein.
Wellness Zumba Bliss Tuesday, Nov 21: 5:25-6:25pm Maple Street Dance Space
Zumba, Latin dancing and kickboxing for all levels.
Words A Lot Like Christmas Tuesday, Nov 21: 5:30-7pm Page One Bookstore
Connie Willis, one the most decorated science-fiction author alive today, talks about and signs her new collection of holiday-oriented stories.
Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Wednesday, Nov 22: 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.