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 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.
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.
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.
Courtesy of Wicked Stage Wicked Saturday, Oct 20: 2pm Popejoy Hall
The Broadway sensation takes a look at the land of Oz from a different perspective.
Image via Pixabay Comm Dragon Lights Albuquerque Saturday, Oct 20: 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.
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