Favorite Things Friday

Posted by on Apr 12, 2013 in Uncategorized

You know it will be a good weekend when The Masters are on. But if you need a golf break this weekend, check out some of these events going on in Albuquerque:

Support a good cause this weekend and attend “The Crown, The Purse and The Silk,” presented by Silk Road Connection. Continuing today through tomorrow from 10 am to 6 pm, you can purchase ataken from http://elranchitonm.org/images/logo.jpg beautiful, one-of-a-kind derby hat for El Ranchito de los Ninos‘ “Run for the Roses.”Held at Silk Road Connection, don’t miss out on the opportunity to purchase chic, fun and adorable hats, scarves and jewelry for a local charity.

taken from http://www.keepitlocalabq.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/marblebreweryLogo.gif Flamenco music, Spanish food and beer is the ultimate recipe for a perfect Saturday night. Instituto Cervantes and Marble Brewery are teaming up tomorrow night at 5 pm to support Cine Magnífico!, Albuquerque’s first Latino Film Festival, that will be held in May. The Supper Truck will serve a special menu of paella and tapas and a night full of Mexican and New Mexican dances and rhythms will keep the celebrations going. Line-up includes guitarist Robert Tanner, dancers from the National Institute of Flamenco and much more. Admission is free.

Outpost Performing Space presents vocalist Fatoumata Diawara on Sunday at 7:30 pm. Born in Cote d’Ivoire and raised in southern Mali, Diawara blends Wassalou traditions with wider influences. Since the release of her debut album, Bissa, in 2012, Diawara has been receiving rave reviews worldwide and even been called “the most beguiling talent to hit the world music scene in some time.” General admission is $30 and students and members are $25.

What are YOU doing this weekend?