It's week sixteen of our #365DaysOfEvents campaign. This week go for a Night Walk at the Botanic Garden, enjoy a wine tasting at Slate Street Cafe, see flamenco dancers at Casa Flamenca and geek out at the Albuquerque Comic Expo. For more fun, be sure to check out our events calendar.
Monday, June 23
Abstractions features the work of Leslie Holland and Chandler Wigton. Two artists engaging in a singular dialog concerning the artistic process as an exploration of contradiction, relationship and mystery through the lens of abstraction.
Tuesday, June 24
Night Walk in the Botanic Garden
Explore the Garden under the light of the moon! Bring your family and explore the wonders of nightfall as you walk on a guided tour through the Garden in search of night-blooming plants, nocturnal animals and night pollinators.
Wednesday, June 25
Stories in the Night Sky
Enjoy a special night story time and live arts for families at the Albuquerque Balloon Museum. Following story time, enjoy a concert by the Albuquerque Concert Band.
Thursday, June 26
BBQ & Picnic Wine Tasting
Head over to the wine loft at Slate Street Cafe for a tasting of wines for your next BBQ or summer picnic. Enjoy tastings and appetizers specially prepared for this event.
Friday, June 27
Friday Fright Night: The Werewolf of London
The KiMo Theatre presents Friday Fright Nights. A screening of classic horror films. While on a botanical expedition in Tibet Dr. Wilfred Glendon is attacked in the dark by a strange animal. Returning to London, he finds himself turning nightly into a werewolf and terrorizing the city, with the only hope for curing his affliction a rare Asian flower. Stars Henry Hull, Warner Oland and Valerie Hobson.
Saturday, June 28
Flamenco Summer Tablaos
Come and enjoy an amazing night of flamenco music and dance in the heart of Albuquerque in the historic Old Town. A tablao is a place where flamenco shows were performed and developed during the sixties of the 20th century throughout Spain replacing the "cafés cantantes" (cabarets).
Sunday, June 29
Albuquerque Comic Expo
Get your geek on at the Albuquerque Comic Expo! This massive 106,000 square foot show floor will feature exhibitors, vendors, a gaming area, Artist Alley, and more. Enjoy panels, screenings with celebrities, voice actors, video game creators, animators, and more!