Sunday, February 24, 2013

25th Annual National Fiery Foods & Barbecue Show

Now in its 25th year, it’s the largest and most visited show about spicy foods and barbecue in the world. Held each March in Albuquerque, New Mexico, it features 200+ exhibitor booths filled with more than 1,000 different products. The show attracts more than 17,000 trade and general public attendees from all over the world.
For the 25th anniversary of the Fiery Foods Show, we’ll be adding special events and other surprises. Come to the show and help us celebrate a quarter century of chilehead fun!
Public Hours:
            Friday, March 1, 2013 – 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
            Saturday, March 2, 2013 – 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
            Sunday, March 3, 2013 – 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Ticket Prices:
Adults  - $15
Children Up to Age 18 – $5
Children under 6 years: free.
CASH ONLY at the door.  Checks and credit cards accepted at the TicketMaster counter inside Sandia Resort & Casino.  ATM machines are available inside the resort & casino.
>>>>>Purchase your tickets in advance and save time & money!  Adult and children 6 years or older advance tickets through TicketMaster are just $10.  Avoid service fees by purchasing your tickets at Sandia Resort & Casino.<<<<<<

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

New Mexico Cup Invitational Beer & Wine Competition

Saturday, February 16, 2013
General Admission 2p-6p
VIP Extra Hour 1p-2p
Albuquerque Convention Center
401 2nd Street NW
Awards Ceremony 6p-7p. Sampling and voting will close at 6p, drinks will be available for purchase
• Live Music - Click here for more info
• Dozens of Regional Wineries and Craft Breweries - click here for more info
• Demonstrations & educational events
• 3 competitions: professional, celebrity & public voting.
• Raffles, Games, Vendor Booths, and more!
The New Mexico Cup is a project of Feel Good Festivals. Tricklock Theater Company is the beneficiary of this year's event.
Sponsored by:

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

"Art Gone Wild" at Weems Gallery

Weems Gallery features art created by Zoo residents and local NM artists.


Jan 19, 2013 10:00 AM - Feb 15, 2013 05:00 PM


Weems Gallery
7200 Montgomery Boulevard
AlbuquerqueNM 87109


Art Gone Wild features Painting Animals: original works of art created by ABQ BioPark Zoo elephants, primates, alligators, insects and more.Weems GalleryLeaving, click for disclaimer will include more than 50 paintings from more than 20 animals. Rozie and Alice the elephants, Sarabi the African lioness, Azeo the snow leopard and Tusa the lowland gorilla all created paintings for the exhibit.
Local New Mexican artists are also selling original art work. Participating human artists include David Moss, Dana Pomroy, Fred Yost, Mary Oelschlaeger, Weems, Lu Heater and Mary Beth Goforth.
Proceeds from art sales provide enrichment items for animal artists at the Zoo. Keepers set up monthly painting sessions and other enrichment activities to provide animals with exercise and stimulation.
Read a great article from the ABQ JournalLeaving, click for disclaimer to learn more about Art Gone Wild, or visit the Art Gone WildLeaving, click for disclaimer page to meet animal artists and view their work.

Weems Gallery

Weems GalleryLeaving, click for disclaimer is located at 7200 Montgomery Blvd NE Ste D, Albuquerque, NM 87109.