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on August 8, 2013 | Comments Off on Albuquerque YELP*s for Breaking Bad
Local Breaking Bad aficionado and one-time Walter White impersonator, Miguel Jaramillo has partnered with local Yelp* aficionado, Howie “The Duke of Duke City” Kaibel: together the premiere Breaking Bad location photographer and ABQ “off-the-beaten-path” reviewer have your Breaking Bad final eight viewing party needs covered!
Check out their full final season schedule here. For a lengthy list of Breaking Bad Albuquerque business filming locations by Yelp* click here. Get the FREE TouringBad app for the most complete ABQ shooting locations here. And of course if you want to be the splash of any Breaking Bad party from here to eternity, click here to get in on the last charitable bids to win cast autographs, show memorabilia and show experiences!
The premier episode of the final season of Breaking Bad broadcasts Sunday, August 11 at 7pm. While exciting, this is a sad rite of passage for Albuquerque, which has indeed become a central character in the award winning television program. The show put ABQ on the map.
Yelp is partnering with an Instagram local, Miguel Jaramillo. Check out his page here: http://www.instagram.com…
The page has international following, and recently many of the followers have begged for an excuse to visit our city: Watch Parties. These are already happening all over the country, so rather than let others steal our local thunder, we’re hosting a Watch Party for all eight episodes at different locations around the city, with a special emphasis on the Premier and Finale. These are free and open to the general public. Several of the locales were filming locations for the show. Events run 6:30-8:30. Shows begin at 7pm and will close with a Talking Bad chat segment. Locations and dates as follows:
1. (Premier) Uptown Sports Bar, 6601 Uptown Blvd NE, Sunday August 11th
2. Zinc Wine Bar & Bistro, 3009 Central Ave NE, Sunday August 18th
3. Sunday August 25th – THREE LOCATIONS
Louie’s Pub & Grill, 5603 Menaul Blvd NE
Uptown Sports Bar & Grill, 6601 Uptown Blvd NE
Leo’s Nightclub, 1119 Candelaria Rd NW
4. Hooligan’s Tavern, 9800 Montgomery Blvd NE, Sunday September 1st
5. Marble Brewery, 111 Marble NW, Sunday September 8th
6. Kelly’s Brew Pub, 3222 Central Ave SE, Sunday September 15th
7. Il Vicino Canteen, 2381 Aztec Rd, Sunday September 22nd
8. (Finale) Hotel Albuquerque, 800 Rio Grande Blvd, Sunday September 29th
Want more? Word has it that Marble Brewery is tapping two new brews, the Heisenberg Dark and Walt’s White Lie, for the run of the show; Il Vicino is putting together three pours, titles to be announced; Kelly’s will be releasing a special brew, as well. Various personalities who acted and worked on the show may be making guest appearances. The Supper Truck will be cooking up (pun intended) some BrBa inspired eats. Baillios is sponsoring and providing additional wide screen sets. Add in arts and treats from other locals (the Candy Lady, Rebel Donut, Gorilla Graphix, A Good Sign) and the evenings are sure to represent the 505 in style.
The Albuquerque Conference and Visitors Bureau is promoting and attending the events, as well. Mark your Tweets and status updates with this hashtag: #BrBaABQ. Please check out their Breaking Bad page: http://www.itsatrip.org/…
Are you “in”? Click here, at the tab at the top of the event listing add a comment to let us know when you’re coming. Check-in to each event. Add a photo and a tip, review the show! Let’s send off this epic series with some hometown love.
It’s time for Watching Bad!
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on February 13, 2013 | Comments Off on Your Oscar Options in New Mexico…
Oscar Event – LET’S MAKE NM #1 AGAIN
Help raise funds to LOBBY Santa Fe for HB-379 and SB-468. raising film and TV production incentives to carryover and to increase TV incentive to 30%.
Come watch the Red Carpet at Far Horizon Studio, 304 Washington SE, Sunday February 24, 5 to 8 pm. $20 per couple.
Email Lloyd Cummins at firstname.lastname@example.org
Santa Fe, NM
Oscar viewing party at ZIa Diner on Sunday, Feb. 24th, 2013. Will include a special menu, no host bar, two big screens, time to mingle, and your chance to win the voting pool! Voting forms provided.
If you are so inclined, come dressed as your favorite actor or movie role. Or just glam it up. Red carpet at 5pm.
Seating for 45 people so RSVP early here.
Event organizers: Belle Starr Productions & Native Stock Pictures
Also note that annual Oscar sanctioned parties and events held all over the country benefit charities and cities every year, including this year’s local beneficiary, The New Mexico BioPark Society, Albuquerque, NM
From this year’s official Oscar Experience, Albuquerque:
The excitement and glamour of Hollywood are coming to Albuquerque on Oscar Night®. Residents of Albuquerque can experience the thrills and surprises of the 85th Academy Awards® on Sunday, February 24, 2013, at the Oscar® Experience: Albuquerque party benefitting the New Mexico BioPark Society. The Albuquerque event is one of 47 parties officially sanctioned by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences that will be held across the country on Oscar Night®. Please join us for this Red Carpet / Black Tie Optional event.
Free parking will be available in the VSA Garage on the corner of 5th and Copper.
Drop OHI a line email@example.com or give us a call to let us know about YOUR NM Oscar event!!
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on July 29, 2011 | Comments Off on Have You Seen This Man?
Well here’s your chance!
Live and in person, at the hideaway that is New Mexico’s most prestigious best kept secret, YOU can meet & greet the great Jackamoe Buzzell.
While some of our recent posts have brought to light a few sad partings as some of NM’s talent pool are leaving the nest, THIS EVENT is a celebration!
NM’s Own Jackamoe is not only this speakeasy’s “Front” man and muscle – his dramatic talents were recently flexed in USA Network’s New Mexico production, In Plain Sight.
The hit series is in the midst of its fourth season and this Sunday night we’re all invited to a very special viewing party:
Vernon’s Hidden Valley Steakhouse
VIP Cigar Lounge and Patio
Sunday, July 31
7:00pm – 11:30pm
Drink, Food and Cigar Specials
A GREAT TIME AWAITS YOU!!
“It’s about film and television professionals getting together for some good old fashioned fun!” – Jackamoe Buzzell
RSVP here! See you there!
Cutting-room floor be damned!
UPDATE 7/29/11: This just in from Jackamoe himself, “A great party needs music right? Well here you go then!!!”
Jazz, R&B and Soul Artist
Performing at 7pm
Blues and Rock Guitar GOD
On stage at 9pm
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on May 23, 2011 | Comments Off on Partay O P R A H Style
From Nativo Lodge:
As Oprah Winfrey tapes the final shows of her American television hosting career, the Nativo Lodge announces its final show viewing party on Wednesday, May 25, 2011.
Fans across the nation will gather together for the last broadcast after 25 seasons. The Nativo Lodge in Albuquerque New Mexico welcomes viewers to come watch the show together and help produce a farewell video that will be sent to Oprah Winfrey after the broadcast.
WHO: Fans of the Oprah Winfrey Show
WHAT: Oprah Final Show Viewing Party
WHERE: Nativo Lodge, 6000 Pan American Freeway NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109
WHEN: May 25, 2011 – from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Broadcast begins at 4:00 p.m.)
o Audience Participation Oprah Trivia
o Chance to win an iPad
o Multiple large flat-screen TVs broadcasting the show
o 20% off all drinks and food
o Fans get the chance to tape a farewell message to Oprah
o COST: $10 per person, $15 per couples
All are invited to attend!
Watch the final episode of the Oprah Winfrey show at the Nativo Lodge! Celebrate 25 seasons on air with Oprah Trivia, a chance to win an iPad, multiple large flat-screen TVs, and more!
$10 per person gets you 20% off the tasty new drinks and food at the Nativo and you’ll have the chance to tape your farewell message to Oprah! Come out on Wednesday for the final show!
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