Friday, March 12

Fish Friday

Native American chefs Lois Ellen Frank, Ph.D. and Walter Whitewater teach amateur culinary artists the art of New Mexico cooking with Heritage Inspirations Travel Company Spring Catch Virtual Culinary Event. On March 12 from 3 to 4:15pm, learn how to make blue corn crusted trout, calabacitas and a citrus watercress salad. The cost of this live, Zoom seminar is $20. To register go to (Devin D. O’Leary)

Saturday, March 13

Walkin’ the Dog

Put on your favorite rock ‘n’ roll outfit and get ready to dance in your living room with the Iron Chiwawa Live Stream From Red Gorilla Studios. On March 13 from 8:30 to 10pm, tune in to Facebook Live ( to get in on this free concert streaming live from the North Valley’s Red Gorilla Studios. The Albuquerque quartet, which has been performing across the Southwest since 2004, promises plenty of good, old-fashioned, down-and-dirty rock ‘n’ roll action. (Devin D. O’Leary)

Tuesday, March 16

Oh, Danny Boy

Starting March 16 at 3pm, UNM’s Popejoy Hall presents Ireland With Michael. Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, this online concert features the voice of renowned singer Michael Londra (the lead singer in the U.S. national tour of Riverdance) alongside the Irish Concert Orchestra and other Irish performers. In addition to the music, the virtual showcase highlights Irish culture and heritage by exploring Ireland’s countryside and taking audiences on a journey into the heart of the Emerald Isle. Visit to reserve your free ticket for the performance, streaming online though March 21. (Devin D. O’Leary)

Wednesday, March 17

A Bit o’ the Leaf

The St. James Tea Room offers up what’s looking like a magnificently traditionally Irish celebration with its St. Patrick’s Day Pipe Tea. Head over to St. James (320 Osuna Rd. NW Suite D) at 6:30pm on March 17 for a pipe, a Guinness and an Irish-style afternoon tea. Sit in the tea garden and enjoy a calm evening with friends as St. James serves tea, beer, excellent Irish cuisine and an assortment of smoking tobacco for your pipe. Seating is limited capacity, so be sure to reserve your spot asap. This is a 21+ event, and all pipe tea events are BYOP (Bring Your Own Pipe). An all-inclusive evening costs $65, and tables are limited to six people maximum, per health regulations. To reserve a seat, go to or call 242-3752. (Devin D. O’Leary)