• A Venue of Vultures at ABQ BioPark

    A Venue of Vultures at ABQ BioPark0

    The first Saturday in September each year is International Vulture Awareness Day.
    Yes, you read that correctly.

  • Running of the Chihuahuas

    Running of the Chihuahuas0

    ABQ Free Press spoke with event organizer Micaela Brown about the second annual Running of the Chihuahuas, and how New Mexicans celebrate these little dogs with big racing dreams.

  • Why Yelp Gets Local Right

    Why Yelp Gets Local Right0

    As much as I admire our Department of Tourism for promoting the beauty of our state, there’s a lot more to life in Albuquerque that’s #NewMexicoTrue.

  • Succeeding Nostalgia

    Succeeding Nostalgia0

    So you never saw The Velvet Underground live … or alive. So Television, Magazine and Devo were all before your time. So CBGB shuttered its doors a decade ago (RIP). Not to worry, the intrepid rock nostalgists at Sister (407 Central NW) have you covered, with a concert featuring Ultimate Painting, Omni and Spice Boys on Friday, July 29. Doors are at 8 p.m., and the show starts at 9 p.m.

  • Desert Barn Dancin’

    Desert Barn Dancin’0

    Presented by the High Desert Dancers, the 14th Annual Barn Dance at Albuquerque Square Dance Center (4909 Hawkins NE) offers a prime opportunity to raise the roof and stamp your feet on Sunday, July 24, from 6 to 9 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.