This week in Albuquerque you can cheer on our very own New Mexico United, experience a magic mystery dinner show, and run with the moon!
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15th ¡Globalquerque! World Music Festival
Enjoy musical performances in the intimate courtyard setting of the Fountain Courtyard, the state of the art 692-seat Albuquerque Journal Theatre and dance outside on the Plaza Mayor. Learn more about the Global Fiesta free Saturday daytime programming and the Global Village of Crafts, Culture and Cuisine
Bust out your lederhosen and dirndl, Marblefest is right around the corner! MARBLEFEST is an Oktoberfest celebration that brings German and New Mexican culture together through music, cuisine, and of course beer! 11 am - 2 pm we are hosting a special VIP session. $20 presale tickets or $25 the day of the event. Enjoy six 4oz samples of German-inspired lagers from Toltec, La Cumbre Brewing Co, Sidetrack, Canteen, Bosque, Steel Bender, Rowley Farmhouse Ales, Ex Novo & Boxing Bear. All VIP guests will receive a commemorative tasting glass, complimentary food pairing and live music by Mondo Vibrations! Enjoy delicious German-inspired lagers, live music, awesome food, games & more! With live music and entertainment by Burque Sol, Yeztli Danza y Arte, Partizani Brass Band, The Moon Thieves & Fayuca!Tickets are limited!
NME Movie Night Presents Back to the Future
New Mexico Entertainment Magazine presents this month's late night movie at The Guild Cinema, Back To the Future. In this 1980s sci-fi classic, small-town California teen Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) is thrown back into the '50s when an experiment by his eccentric scientist friend Doc Brown (Christopher Lloyd) goes awry. Traveling through time in a modified DeLorean car, Marty encounters young versions of his parents (Crispin Glover, Lea Thompson), and must make sure that they fall in love or he'll cease to exist. Even more dauntingly, Marty has to return to his own time and save the life of Doc Brown. NME Movie Night is a LIMITED seat event. MOVIEPASS NOT ACCEPTED.
35th Anniversary Campfire Event
Bring out the whole family for an evening under the stars hearing about the legends of Open Space including thrilling tales of heroism and adventure. Hot chocolate and s’mores will be provided along with a presentation and slide show by Rex Funk and Dr. Matthew Schmader, kids’ activities, and more! This event is a great opportunity to learn about our incredible Open Space legacy and celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the Open Space Division. Space is limited. For more information and to register, please call ahead.
Aquarium Overnight: A Whale of A Night
This month's theme is A Whale of a Night. Who doesn’t love whales, dolphins and porpoises? Come and learn about these fantastic marine mammals. Touch a whale rib, do a blubber experiment, hear whale songs, and make a whale to take home.
Celebrate the NMJACL’s annual fall festival Aki Matsuri on Sunday, September 22nd featuring Japanese cultural exhibits, vendor fair, musical demonstrations, Japanese art, Japanese food, SUSHI from Japanese Kitchen, Beer and Sake tastings and more! The New Mexico Japanese-American Citizens League (NMJACL) has been hosting Aki Matsuri (trans.: fall festival) for over 20 years. The festival is the main annual event for NMJACL and serves as a venue to share Japanese and Japanese-American (JA) culture with all of New Mexico. The festival attracts guests and performers from around the state.
In honor of Vincent R. Johnson, creator of Creme De La Do. Trés Chic is a hair show competition benefiting HIV/AIDS organizations throughout New Mexico. Our runway show will feature statewide salons bringing their "A" game. The event will crown a hair salon champion. The salon with the best show and hair will win an award to display in their establishment and a cash prize. Sponsored by Pride & Equality Magazine, New Mexico Entertainment Magazine, and Graphicbliss Branding Agency