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Blue Note Records’ anniversary tour stops in Farmington


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Nov. 15

Blue Note Records’ 80th anniversary tour

Blue Note Records’ 80th anniversary tour comes to Farmington, to the Farmington Civic Center, 200 W. Arrington St.

The show starts at 7:30 p.m. A triple-bill of current Blue Note artists — Kandace Springs, James Francies and the James Carter Organ Trio — will perform in celebration of the anniversary of the iconic jazz record company Blue Note Records. Each artist will perform a set of their own music followed by a finale with all the musicians coming together to perform a classic Blue Note tune.

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Nov. 16

Magic and variety show

The Veterans and Patriots Performance Group presents a magic and variety show celebrating America.

This show is open to the public and its members are either veterans or patriots volunteering their time and talents to support veterans’ groups in New Mexico. The show will be at South Broadway Cultural Center, 1025 Broadway Blvd. SE, at 7 p.m.

For more information, visit vetsandpats.org, abqtodo.com, southbroadwaytickets.com or call 505-848-1320 (Relay NM or 711).


Nov. 16

Pumpkin People Festival

The great Pumpkin People Festival takes place at Chaparral Park, from 1 to 8:30 p.m.

There will be pumpkins, hayrides, games, marshmallow roasting, hot chocolate, vendors and a movie under the stars: “Sleepy Hollow.”

For more information, visit lovingtonchamber.org or call 575-396-5311.


Nov. 17

Sons of the Pioneers concert

The Sons of the Pioneers perform at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center, 310 W. Main St., at 2 p.m. The band singularly built a new genre and library of music in its 85th year.

For more information, visit sonsofthepioneers.org or artesiaartscouncil.com.

Las Cruces

Nov. 20 and 21

Las Cruces Native American Symposium

The Bureau of Land Management Las Cruces district office, New Mexico State and the New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum present the free 2019 Las Cruces Native American Symposium at the New Mexico Farm and Ranch Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Road and at the University Museum at New Mexico State University, Campus Kent Hall, E. University Ave., daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information, visit aces.nmsu.edu/ird/nas.html, email John Yazzie at jyazzie@blm.gov or call 575-525-4326.


Nov. 23

Christmas Bazaar

The town of Hagerman presents its annual Christmas Bazaar at the Hagerman Community Center, 501 E. Argyle St., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be homemade creative crafts and goods available.

For more information, call Hagerman Town Hall at 575-752-3204.


Starting Nov. 29

Christmas on the Pecos

Kick-off for Christmas on the Pecos is at 5:30 p.m. The daily boat tours take passengers through the holiday light displays along the Pecos River. Last day to participate is Dec. 31.

For more information, call Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce at 575-887-6516 or visit christmasonthepecos.com.


Nov. 29 and 30

Christmas Market

The annual Cloudcroft Christmas Market takes place in the Cloudcroft High School gym, 10 Swallow Place, on Friday from 1 to 5 p.m. and on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Various vendors will be attending with unique handcrafted items.

For more information, call the Cloudcroft Chamber of Commerce at 575-682-2733.


Nov. 30

Night of Lights festival

This year’s theme is A Nutcracker Jubilee. The Night of Lights is a festival for all ages and takes place at Halagueno Arts Park at 3 p.m., before Carlsbad MainStreet’s Electric Light Parade.

There will be live performances by Holly Tucker, the Early College High School Singers, Accidental Harmony, Cheryl’s School of Dance and DJ G Money with Da Crew.

There will also be food trucks, vendors, children’s crafts and United Way will be hosting a Santa Fun Run.


Dec. 4

Christmas tree party

The Carlsbad Public Library, 101 S. Halagueno St., invites the public to its Christmas Tree trimming and crafting party from 1:30 to 3 p.m.

Participants will enjoy snacks, create holiday crafts to use at home and help trim the library tree.

For more information, visit its Facebook event page or call 575-885-6776.


Dec. 5

Light Up Artesia Parade

This year, Artesia’s parade theme is “Santa Takes a Holiday.” Santa will be escorted downtown from the Bulldog Bowl, heading east on Main Street, during the Light Up Artesia Parade.

Applications are now available at artesiamainstreet.com. There will be cash prizes for first, second and third place floats.

For more information, call 575-746-1117.

If you would like your event listed on the entertainment calendar, please email vision@rdrnews.com or call 622-7710 ext. 309.

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