The following is an excerpt from "100 Things to Do in Albuquerque Before You Die," written by Ashley M. Biggers and released in April 2015. Learn more.
Chow Down on a Green-Chile Cheeseburger
Barbecue is to Texas as green-chile cheeseburgers are to New Mexico. This down-home classic is synonymous with the state. Every local has his or her favorite spot for a burger, and there…Continue
Added by vashti on May 4, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
Anyone who appreciates the sweet mix of good poetry, music and beer, appreciates Carlos Contreras’ efforts over the past few years to bring these delights into a single venue with his I’ll Drink to That performance series. He has staged these at a number of breweries and pubs across Albuquerque, creating…Continue
May 3rd would have been John Lewis' 95th birthday. According to the John Lewis Biography page on the City of Albuquerque website:
John Aaron Lewis was an American jazz pianist and composer best known as the musical director of the Modern Jazz Quartet.
Lewis learned classical music and piano from his mother starting at the age of seven. Born…Continue
Added by Adelita on May 2, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments
We struggled just a little bit with the right way to express the New Mexico cool of this vase, which brings together tinwork, classic New Mexico motifs, and a light bulb. It's just super-cool! And, in honor of Cinco de Mayo, artist Kenny…Continue
Recently I've been working in my front office, which is actually my enclosed porch. I've been taking advantage of our beautiful spring weather-- I'll have to move to the dining room or the guest bedroom / office come summer because the front room gets too darn hot.
The front room has two great…Continue
Added by Duke City Fix on April 30, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
High Desert Art & Frame
12611 Montgomery Blvd. NE Suite A-4 - 265.4066 - highdesertartandframe.com
Open House 5-8pm
Featured artist Joy Conway has been a decorative painter for 16 years, previously working on homes and commercial projects to…
Spring is such a wonderful, sometimes quirky season here; the weather is fickle and the wind annoying, but we had that good rain a few days ago, today is calm and in the seventies, and the plants are just leaping up out of the ground! It's always fun to welcome the first hummingbirds (those little bundles of jedi…Continue