SETTLEMENT TO CITY EXHIBIT OPENS
The Farmington Museum invites you to view an expansive display of historic and contemporary photography. Farmington has changed dramatically over the years. Experience a slice of Farmington's past in comparison to what it is today. This unique exhibit uses both photography and historic objects to show the evolution of Farmington from small agricultural settlement to the bustling city of today.
“Toys in Space 2” will be shown at 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the San Juan College Planetarium. Stargaze follows, weather permitting, at 8:30 p.m. The Planetarium reserves the right to substitute shows. This is a free event, but seating is limited.
Information: 505-566-3361 or www.sanjuancollege.edu/Planetarium/index.htm
CROWNPOINT RUG AUCTION
300 to 400 hand woven Navajo rugs are auctioned off each month at the Crownpoint Elementary School, 72 miles south of Farmington on Hwy. 371. Native American art and craft vendors also onsite. Auction sponsored by Crownpoint Rug Weavers Association, rug viewing 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and auction begins at 7 p.m.
HANSON HONDA FOOD DRIVE
Visit Hanson Honda on Saturday the 9th for a food drive benefitting Echo Food Bank! There will be plenty of giveaways and Nolan will be there LIVE from 10 am to 2 pm. Bring 5 items of food or more and get something cool in return! A special thanks to Heros Pizza,Olive Garden, NAPI, St Clair Bestro, Aspen Leaf Yogert, Wendy's, Q Doba, The Graphic Designer, and Great Harvest Bread Co.
AZTEC VETERANS DAY PARADE
Come out and join VFW Post 614 as they celebrate all Veterans with a breakfast at the Post from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. for $3 donation and Veterans enjoy the meal for free. The parade follows at 11 a.m. in downtown Aztec, NM.
MODERN JAZZ QUARTET COMBO
Join the Silhouette Series of performing arts at San Juan College Little Theatre for this amazing performance. Show starts at 7pm. Tickets are $8 adults, $6 students and seniors.
Information: 505-566-3430 or www.sanjuancollege.edu/silhouette
SPACE FLIGHT EXPLORERS FAMILY FUN
Join us for some space fun with activities straight from NASA at the E3 Children’s Museum from 11am to 1pm. This event is suitable for ages 7 and up. Hope to see you there and don’t forget your imagination.
WHAT A GIRL WANTS EXPO!
Come to the ultimate girls’ day out! Join us for a fabulous event catered to women and experience our unique expo with special discount pricing, come shop ’til you drop! Expo hours are from 10am to 5pm at McGee Park. Admission is $2.
Information: 970-375-4521 or www.whatagirlwantsexpo.com
VICTOR & PENNY
Crash Music presents Victor & Penny in the historic Aztec Theater, 104 N. Main Ave. Aztec, NM. Tickets are $12 and are available online, doors open at 7:30pm.
Information: 505-427-6748 or www.crashmusicaztec.com
NOVEMBER 22 - 23
ANNUAL HOSPICE CHARITY BOWL SALE
This event is at the San Juan College Henderson Fine Arts Performance Center lobby. The event benefits Northwest New Mexico Hospice. The hours for the sale are 9am to 6:30pm each day.
SAN JUAN SYMPHONY - COME HEAR US NOW! “THE MESSIAH”
Join the Durango Choral Society, Farmington’s Vicus Voces, two extraordinary vocal soloists and the San Juan Symphony for an early start to the holiday season, with our first performance of Handel’s cherished oratorio. We’ve selected the most popular numbers from Handel’s masterpiece to create a ninety-minute concert designed to lift your spirit and usher in the season of reverence and renewal. Enjoy this amazing concert at 7:30 p.m. at the San Juan College Henderson Performance Hall.
SUNRISE COMET WALK
A recently discovered comet, should be visible just before sunrise this morning. Astronomers think Comet ISON may be the comet which was last visible in 1608, when it was noted by Spanish explorers in the Southwest and other viewers around the world. Join us at the Riverside Nature Center at 6am for coffee or hot chocolate before the 2 mile walk.
SAN JUAN SYMPHONY PRESENTS "THE MESSIAH"
Join the Durango Choral Society, Farmington’s Vicus Voces, two extraordinary vocal soloists and the San Juan Symphony for an early start to the holiday season, with our first performance of Handel’s cherished oratorio. We’ve selected the most popular numbers from Handel’s masterpiece to create a ninety-minute concert designed to lift your spirit and usher in the season of reverence and renewal. Enjoy this amazing concert at 7:30pm at the San Juan College Henderson Hall.
TURKEY TROT & GOBBLE WOBBLE
This event features a 5K Turkey Trot and a 2 Mile Gobble Wobble Walk at 9 a.m. in Historic Downtown Farmington. Registration deadline is November 15th. This family friendly event will include activities such as children’s carnival, games, face painting, a kids gobble contest, music and more. Participate in a Turkey Trot and Gobble Wobble costume contest! Enter individually or as a group. This is an all weather event, plan to participate rain or shine.
NOVEMBER 29 - 30
THE 29th ANNUAL CHAMPIONSHIP BULLRIDING EXTROADINAIRE
This annual bull riding spectacular is at McGee Park Memorial Coliseum, between Farmington and Bloomfield on Hwy. 64, behind SunRay Park & Casino.
Information: 505-287-9534 or www.casperbacarodeo.com