V.20 No.16 | 4/21/2011
Donna Correll Spotlight Earl Who? An interview with Adam Hurt The first name that pops into the brain whenever the word “banjo” is spoken is usually Earl Scruggs, who largely invented bluegrass banjo picking from scratch back in the ’40s. There are other banjo-playing styles, though, that are less well-known but just as captivating. Among aficionados of this kind of banjo picking, Adam Hurt is considered one of the best. Comm Dia de Los Muertos Marigold Fiesta Saturday, Oct 20: 10am-4pm La Parada Mercantile
Bring the family and pets for this celebration of life including pet blessings, music by Wagogo, local arts and crafts, workshops on marigold garlands and sugar skull decorating, food and much more.
Comm Annual Pen Road Show and 40th Birthday Party Saturday, Oct 20: 10am-5pm Pennysmiths Paper
Featuring more than 100 styles of fine writing instruments from Visconti, Monte Verde, Pilot, Caran d’Ache and more. Try out each pen and celebrate with birthday cake.
Image via Pixabay Food The Magnificent Cider Fest Saturday, Oct 20: 11am J.W. Eaves Movie Ranch
Showcasing N.M.’s emerging artisanal cider industry in a unique environment. This festival amplifies the senses, from tasting local cider to pie eating, chuckwagon cooking, film screening, photography and likely some two-stepping or line dancing.
Learn Placitas Public Star Party Saturday, Oct 20: 6-10pm Placitas Community Library
The Albuquerque Astronomical Society is on hand to share their knowledge of the heavens as well as the different telescopes. Star parties are a fun way to inspire curiosity about the universe.
Stage Chingo Bling Saturday, Oct 20: 9:30pm Stage @ Santa Ana Star
The nationally-touring stand-up comedian performs live.
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