It's week forty-eight of our #365DaysOfEvents campaign. This week head out the Botanic Garden for the Great Backyard Bird Count, catch the opening performance of the play American Buffalo and check out the USA Archery National Indoor Championships. For more fun, be sure to check out our events calendar.
Monday, February 16
Great Backyard Bird Count at the Botanic Garden
Grab your binoculars and head to the Botanic Garden for the second day of the nation-wide Great Backyard Bird Count. Volunteer with other citizen scientists around the country for this annual snapshot of migratory birds.
Tuesday, February 17
Bourbon Street Pairing Dinner at Pueblo Harvest Café
Enjoy 5 Kentucky bourbons paired with 5 distinctive New Orleans inspired dishes from award-winning Chef Michael Giese. The menu includes oysters on the half shell, okra gumbo, boudan sausage, red snapper and bananas foster. Space is limited so make your reservations now!
Wednesday, February 18
On the Map: Impetus Seekers-Inside the Exhibition
Pueblo women artists Margarete Bagshaw, Deborah Jojola, Glendora Fragua and Marla Allison will discuss the new exhibition "Impetus Seekers: Integral Innovations of Pueblo Women Artists."
Thursday, February 19
Performance: American Buffalo
In a Chicago junk shop three small-time crooks plot to rob a man of his coin collection, the showpiece of which is a valuable "Buffalo nickel." These high-minded grifters fancy themselves businessmen pursuing legitimate free enterprise. Winner of the 1976 Obie Award for Best New Play, the 1977 New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Play, and was nominated for two Tony Awards.
Friday, February 20
USA Archery and JOAD National Indoor Championships
Enjoy two tournaments: the Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) National Indoor Championships for youth archers, and the U.S. National Indoor Championships for youth, senior (adult) and masters archers.
Saturday, February 21
The Baddest of the Bad Bike Tour
Join Routes Bicycle Rentals & Tours for an intimate and interactive experience that takes you into the streets in search of your next "fix", or key scenes and locations from "Breaking Bad", the popular Emmy award-winning television series, which is set and filmed in Albuquerque.
Sunday Family Fun at Bachechi Open Space
Check out Nature Packs, get hands-on learning opportunities, bring a picnic or enjoy the trails. There will also be activities led by Cottonwood Gulch for the whole family.