V.23 No.50 | 12/11/2014
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All illustrations by Robert Maestas Last-Minute Gift Guide Shopping for the Awful People in Your Life Checking off the last of your list Stuck on those last few “difficult” giftees on your list? Peruse the presents we “bought” for our respective charmingly hateful grandpas, sullen hipster nephews, born-again aunts and passive aggresive neighbors? Let us inspire you. Image via Pixabay Comm Con-Jikan Sunday, Nov 18: 10am Ramada Albuquerque Hotel and Convention Center
A pop-culture festival focused on the world of anime and gaming, emphasizing fun and fandom.
Food Slow Food ABQ Annual Food Swap Sunday, Nov 18: 2-3:30pm Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center
Bring three to five homemade or homegrown food items to trade. This is a great way to diversify pantry goodies by trading them for others. Items must be made or grown by you.
Stage Promenade Albuquerque Sunday, Nov 18: 4-6pm q-Staff Theatre
Take the anti-tour of Albuquerque as the reality of the street and the poetry of fiction mix in a way that makes everyday life a privilege to see. Cash only at the door.
Image via Pixabay Comm Dragon Lights Albuquerque Sunday, Nov 18: 6-10pm Expo New Mexico
Formerly known as the Chinese Lantern Festival, see the all new larger-than-life, fully-illuminated lanterns, Chinese cultural performances and special handicrafts.
Image via Pixabay Wellness The Cuddle Revolution Sunday, Nov 18: 7pm Source
This is a completely platonic experience for adults only. Please arrive on time. Use a series of exercises to practice consensual and safe touch, as well as authentic connection.
Song & Dance George Cables Trio Sunday, Nov 18: 7:30-9:30pm Outpost Performance Space
Included in the pantheon of greatest jazz pianists, Cables plays live with his trio featuring bassist John Webber and drummer Victor Lewis.