The mission of Chronos is to celebrate the art of altered time perception cinematography including time-lapse, slow motion, and stop motion photography. The Chronos Film Festival will create a forum for innovation, technology, digital media and education that will encourage youth involvement through film scholarship. We are proud to partnered with YDI Digital Arts Outreach as our main beneficiary, and will also contribute monies to Big Brothers, Big Sisters of New Mexico.
The Chronos Film Festival will launch with a showing of Godfrey Reggio’s “Koyaanisqatsi” at 1200pm (noon) on Thursday, Nov 3, 2011 at the Historic KiMo Theatre in Downtown Albuquerque, with a second showing at 4:00 pm. We are also proud to announce the 2pm showing of No Restrictions Entertainment film “Mother’s Red Dress” a social issue film written and directed by Edgar Michael Bravo and Produced by John Paul Rice. We will close the evening with a film with “Commentary” a film by John Kapelos, showing at 6:00 pm. The Albuquerque Film Office is a special sponsor and contributor to these events.
The Chronos Film Festival is honored and proud to present an impressive *lineup of altered time perception photography and film-making talent from all over the world!
Come root for your home team at the 2nd Annual Duke City Classic!
The Albuquerque Kings will be hosting the 2nd Annual Duke City Classic Wheelchair Basketball tournament on February 26th and 27th, 2011.
Teams from Arizona, Colorado, and New Mexico are set to play in a wheelchair basketball tournament long overdue. Located directly between states that hold one or more wheelchair basketball teams, New Mexico, via I-25 and I-40 is centrally located, great for a Southwest tournament.
This event is completely free and open to the public. Come out and experience this high speed, intense sporting event. T-shirts and concessions will all be on sale and local business and groups will have booths for you to visit.
The tournament will be held at the Albuquerque Job Corps Gym. Games will be played from 9am to 8pm on Saturday and 8am to 1pm on Sunday. The event name is 2011 GO Unlimited Duke City Classic.
Price: $0.00 – free and open to the public
When: Saturday & Sunday, February 26th and 27th, 2011
Time: CLICK HERE FOR FULL SCHEDULE
Location: Albuquerque Job Corp – 1500 Indian School Road NW, Albuquerque NM 87104
Speaking of building-up our fair city & great state instead of tearing ‘em down…There is a super hero among us (and within us all)…
Wildly successful Cage Fight Promoter turned un-closeted comic nerd/Producer extraordinaire, Jim Burleson is taking Albuquerque where no man has gone before…The EXTRAVAGANZA that is ALBUQUERQUE COMIC CON hits the Q in January.
Catch the phenomenon that is The Walking Dead, meet-n-greet some of Science Fiction’s most sought after heroes and villains alike! Walk among the fantasy worlds dreamed-up by some of the most creative minds of our time! Even iconic sci-fi, fashion & beauty goddesses will be on hand!
Click the pic to hear the mastermind of this great event tell you all of the details, just some of the highlights, and more about what spectacular things will be going on right here in the Q, for the Q – As the world watches New Mexico step into the Comic Con ring!
*Special entry for military, fire and police. PLUS check-in below for your chance to WIN passes to ALBUQUERQUE COMIC CON 2011!
Balloon Fiesta is this weekend!! Our suggestions for the week are:
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Educators – Free passes, parking & breakfast at the Balloon Fiesta Museum for special shapes mass ascension on Oct. 8. Teachers click here to RSVP.
Free bike valet – Morning and evening service provides safe & efficient bicycle parking! They even parked our Pee-Wee Herman looking tandem with wagon last year! Click here for route & full deets – and don’t forget to wear gloves and cover your ears for those very chilly morning rides!
Don’t call it the Balloon Festival…
In time for after your post fiesta activities – The first annual New Mexico Brew Fest is this Saturday 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm at the Villa Hispana Outdoor Event Center, EXPO New Mexico 300 San Pedro NE. All ages, picnic/family festival atmosphere. And please remember your sexy beast!
Great eats, live music and of course Local and regional micro-brews! For more details and to purchase tickets (click here for a special FB Group discount), visit www.nmbrewfest.com
Also check-in here and here for more discount tix possibilities…
If you wanna get away from fiesta activities, and all our beloved tourists, head North… » Read the full post