Presented by Flying Star Cafe Five Things Friday: 5 Things You NEED To Know About This Weekend By Kelsie 01/27/2017 Albuquerque News Friday: Get your artistic vibes going Elites are making beautiful ornaments at #MamasMinerals! A photo posted by Yelp ABQ (@yelp_abq) on Dec 2, 2016 at 4:41pm PST Basic Necklace and Earring MakingWith all the hustle and bustle of everyday life, it's relaxing to sit and learn to make something with your hands. Join Mama's Minerals for their jewelry-making classes and you can add "trying something new" off your 2017 bucket list! Price: FREE When: January 27th @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Presented by Flying Star Cafe Come to Flying Star Cafe Menaul on Thursday, March 2nd in support of Make-A-Wish New Mexico! We're donating 10% of our sales between 5-9pm to this wonderful organization supporting local children with life-threatening medical conditions. By stopping in and having dinner you can help make a wish come true for a NM child! #FundraisingWithFlyingStar Flying Star Cafe 505-275-8311 Saturday: The weekends are for a good cause The countdown for Souper Bowl 2017 is on! Tickets are on sale for a few more hours at the pre-event ticket rate of $40. Tomorrow, join us as 39 restaurants share their savory soups and delectable soups at a #SouperEvent. Thanks to the @abqjournal for the featuring the event in today's Venue. Shout out to all our sponsors for your generosity! http://bit.ly/2kbb538 A photo posted by Roadrunner Food Bank of NM (@roadrunnerfoodbank) on Jan 27, 2017 at 12:33pm PST Souper Bowl 2017Everyone's favorite event is here! Roadrunner Food Bank's annual soup and dessert sampling event will be inside their warehouse along with 40 local area restaurants and chefs joining and providing guests savory soups and delectable desserts. Guests also enjoy live music, the chance to win great prizes such as Southwest Airline tickets, and much more. Price: $40 Adults $10 ChildrenWhen: January 28th @ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Saturday: Who let the dogs out? Underdog Pet Parade and Adoption Event Firsts in this city are always great, especially when they include pets! The Weekly Alibi is hosting their first parade and adoption event. Watch the doggies in the pet parade strut their stuff to win prizes, and a portion of event proceeds will benefit Watermelon Mountain Ranch. Get ready! Saturday: Grab your blue suede shoes Elvis Impersonation Contest Bring your microphone, costume and attitude, because there are some big bucks being given out if you can come close to the King. What's up for grabs you ask? $500 in cash! What do you need to prepare? A song to perform and don't forget to practice your hip moves, and be ready to rock the stage. Price: FreeWhen: January 28th @ Noon - 3:00 PM Sunday: Bring an empty stomach Flavor of New Mexico (18 Event)This “everything for the foodie” show will feature tasty samples of appetizers, entrees and desserts from New Mexico restaurants, sustainable farms, wineries and breweries, as well as variety of information related to food.From gardening, kitchen designs or outdoor kitchens, local craftsmen and producers will be on hand to answer questions and demonstrate food-related tips and techniques. Expected vendors will offer locally made samples; cooking schools and cuisine-related travel; cookbooks, kitchen gadgets, grills and smokers, among many other products and services. If you love food, you’ll love the Flavors of New Mexico event.Price: $25 When: January 20th @ Noon - 5:00 PM Don't forget to stop by Flying Star... Such a beautiful morning... #firepit is such a warm site with my #coffee @ #flyingstar next to my shop, #studion wishing to be next to you, but excited about the show tomorrow.... A photo posted by Nam Tran (@namthaitran) on Oct 10, 2014 at 7:28am PDT to warm up with one of their new HOT menu items! Subscribe to get the best Albuquerque stories delivered free right to your inbox. Yes Please! Thank you for subscribing!