Award-Winning Green Jeans Farmery Celebrates First Anniversary
Arts, Crafts, Food & Music, plus Raffle and Prizes
On February 11, 2017
Albuquerque, N.M. Join Green Jeans Farmery on Saturday, February 11 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. for its first anniversary party. The award-winning community destination constructed entirely from repurposed shipping containers invites the community to enjoy music, food, drink and an art auction to benefit Make-A-Wish® Foundation of New Mexico, and a raffle for gift certificates redeemable at any of the 12 Green Jeans merchants.
“We’re one, so we’re throwing a party! Ride your bike, walk, take a bus, taxi, Lyft or Uber, or drive for our all-day, family-friendly birthday celebration,” says Roy Solomon, Green Jeans Farmery’s developer. “The patios will be open for eating and drinking, the indoor family play space is open, and there will be special offers from all 12 members of our family to yours. Plus, we’ve recently installed new outdoor heaters to keep us warm and toasty.”
Highlights of the day include (with more to be added):
Pop-up arts & crafts beginning at 9 a.m.
Local podcasters 10 Drink Minimum will broadcast live throughout the day. Chris, Billy, and James are Albuquerque’s premier live media experience.
Art Fusion – live painting by six local artists starting at 4 p.m., to be auctioned off live to the highest bidder. Proceeds will be donated to Make-A-Wish® Foundation of New Mexico.
All-day drink specials at Santa Fe Brewing Co.’s taproom and Broken Trail Spirits. Santa Fe Brewing Co. will tap a single barrel sour at 4 p.m. with $6 flights.
A drink station in the upstairs common area where you can buy beverages.
About Green Jeans Farmery
Award-winning Green Jeans Farmery is a centrally located Albuquerque destination where all ages can enjoy diverse dining, shopping and entertainment options. The eclectic mix of restaurants and businesses attracts individuals, couples, families and groups for gatherings, dining and events. The Farmery, a community-oriented commercial plaza constructed entirely with repurposed shipping containers, functions as an indoor/outdoor gathering place that builds on ingenuity, fun and localist choices (including art exhibitions) with the message of healthy living and neighborhood. In 2016, in its first year of operation, The Farmery was named Construction Deal of the Year by Albuquerque Business First, and was nominated for an Edible Santa Fe Local Hero Award for its support of a local food system.
For more information, including a complete list of dining, shopping and entertainment choices, visit greenjeansfarmery.com. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram, too.