Best Of Burque 2016

best of burque 2016

V.25 No.14 | 4/7/2016

Best of Burque 2016

Congratulations to the winners, sympathies to the losers, and a massive thank you to our readers who showed up online in record-breaking numbers this year to share their opinions about who the best really are. The votes have been cast, the people have spoken.

BOB: Life in Burque

Best City Politician to Get a Pat On the Back

All the bests for residents: Politics, Money, Media, Best Road to Confuse Out-of-Town Drivers, Best Place to Spend a Wad of Singles, Best Neon Sign, Best Parking Lot to Make You Lose All Faith in Humanity, Best Place to Read a Complete Novel While Waiting in Line and Best Place to Find Peace of Mind, among others.
Illo by Tamara Sutton

BOB: Night Life

Best Bar Staff

Best bars of various stripes, Best beverages to imbibe and other Besties of the after-dark variety.
Illo by Rob M

BOB: Arts

Best Performing Arts Group

The Best in theatre, visual arts and words both spoken and written.
Illo by Brie MacQuarrie

BOB: Music

Best CD/Record Store

The Best places to buy tunes and listen to live music, plus some of the Best performers in Albuquerque.
Illo by Rob M

BOB: Local Flavor

Best Grower’s Market

The Best stuff that makes Burque Burque.
Illo by Rob M

BOB: Kiddos

Best Summer Camp

Best Summer Camp, Best Place to Take Kids, Best Story Time, Best Kid’s Haircut and bunch of other things Best for your (or someone else’s) kids.
Illo by Tamara Sutton

BOB: Pets

Best Nonprofit for Animals

Best Nonprofit for Animals, Best Nonprofit for Animals, Best Pet Shop, Best Pet Grooming, Best Woof and Best Meow.
Illo by Rob M

BOB: Goods

Best New Book Store

The most economically stimulating Bests of Albuquerque's merchant class, including Best Used Book Store, Best Vintage Clothing Store, Best Antique Store, Best Skate Shop and (of course) Best Adult Toy Store.
Illo by Brie MacQuarrie

BOB: Services

Best Barbershop

The Best of Burque's highly trained professionals and fabulous establishments. Yes, that includes both Best Dentist and Best Medical Cannabis Dispensary!
V.25 No.11 | 03/17/2016
Robert Maestas

Two Hours Left to Vote!

Today's the day! Voting ends today at noon for Weekly Alibi's Best of Burque! So make sure your ballots are finished and valid and then check newsstands on April 7 when we announce the winners.

Robert Maestas

24 Hours Left to Vote for Best of Burque

Get thee to a computer or mobile device! If you are reading this, then you probably already have that covered. Next, vote in Weekly Alibi's Best of Burque. That's it; you did it! And just in time, because our polls close this Friday March 18 at noon. Make sure to pick up a copy on April 7 when our Best of Burque issue hits stands.

V.25 No.10 | 03/10/2016
Robert Maestas

So You've Successfully Survived the Ides of March

Congratulations! I mean, I didn't doubt that you would, considering your name probably isn't Julius Caesar and this isn't ancient Rome. But now to celebrate! And what better way to celebrate than voting in Weekly Alibi's Best of Burque poll. Time is running out and you only have two days left to cast your vote. Polls close this Friday March 18 at noon. The 2016 Best of Burque issue hits stands April 7, so be sure to pick up a copy to see if your favorite won!

Robert Maestas

We Are Nearing The End Of Days

Albuquerque, we are nearing the end of days ... for voting in this year's Best of Burque. Voting ends this week, March 18 at noon, to be exact. So while we may not be under threat of the end of the world, it is still important that you vote! We want to know what you think! Once you've voted, make sure to check back when we announce the winners in our April 7 issue.