There’s a great weekend of entertainment, creativity and conservation ahead of us, and our ABQ to do crew is Breaks it all down.
The Albuquerque Mini Maker Faire is a two-day, family-friendly event that focus on creativity, invention and resourcefulness (Earth Day) and a celebration of the Maker Movement.
The outdoor Faire will feature makers that range from tech enthusiasts to crafters, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, artists, science clubs, poets, students, authors and more! There’s plenty of activities including a dancing flame. Attendees can step on a musical keyboard and watch the flame dance.
Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. http://albuquerque.makerfaire.com/ or ABQtodo.com for more info.
Dates of Events:Saturday April 21 from 10am – 6pm
Saturday April 22 from 11am – 5pm.
Popejoy Presents: TAO – The Martial Art of Drumming.
Friday,April 20th, at 8:00 pm
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Twenty-seven TAO drummers take the stage in this spectacular tour de force, Drum Heart. After years of strenuous training in both traditional Japanese drumming and martial arts, TAO drummers meld fighting precision with fiery rhythm. With eye-popping colors and choreography, Drum Heart promises an unforgettable evening of pulsating excitement.
Outdoor activities this weekend to celebrate Earth Day are happening all over the county.
Backyard Farming Series: Landscape for Life Series
Saturday, April 21, 9am – noon
Recycled and Natural Building Materials &
Complete Garden Design
Ojito de San Antonio Bird Walk
Sunday, April 22 • 8:30-10 a.m.
Join Master Naturalist volunteers on a spring bird
walk at this birding hotspot
Phenology Walk Along the Bosque
Bachechi Open Space
April 22 • 4-5:30 p.m.
Presenter: Liz Douglass-Gallaher
Identify and record the emerging blossoms of the
flowers and trees, and learn how they correlate with
the birds and the bees. Gain an understanding of the
beautiful interrelations in the world around and how
communities can study climate change.
For more information, click here.