Events & Promotions » Nob Hill & Heights, Albuquerque, NM
O’Niell’s is proud to host a variety of special events at both pub locations.
Both locations offer:
- Monthly exhibitions of local artists. (see calendar tabs for day and time)
- Free, live music! Sundays at 4pm
- Geeks Who Drink pub quiz. Nob Hill: Sundays @ 8pm and Wednesdays @ 9pm. Heights: Mondays @ 8pm and Saturdays @ 9pm
- O’Niell’s Beer Battles. ongoing - Be a part our oniells beer battles and see which beer is a winner for you
September Events 2016 Nob Hill
Upcoming Featured Artist: Norm Gagne
Showing September 4th – October 2nd
September 4th|Live Music: Alchemie, 4-7pm
September 4th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 8-10pm
September 7th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 9-11pm
September 11th|Live Music: Jeez La Weez, 4-7pm
September 11th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 8-10pm
September 12th| Art Reception by Norm Gagne, 5-7pm
September 14th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 9-11pm
September 18th|Live Music: Watermelon Mountain Jug Band, 4-7pm
September 18th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 8-10pm
September 21st| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 9-11pm
September 25th|Live Music: Jill Cohn, 4-7pm
September 25th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 8-10pm
September 28th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 9-11pm
September Events 2016 Heights
Featured Artist: Lynda Burch
Showing August 7th – September 4th
September 4th| Live Music: The Bus Tapes, 4 -7pm
September 5th| Geeks who Drink Pub Quiz, 8-10pm
September 10th| Geeks who Drink Pub Quiz, 9-11pm
September 11th| Live Music: The Curio Cowboys, 4-7pm
September 12th| Artist Reception Gloria Hajduk
September 12th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 8-10pm
September 14th| Drinking Liberally, 6-9pm
September 16th| Ballast Point Pint Night
September 17th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 9-11pm
September 18th| Live Music: Jeez La Weez, 4-7pm
September 19th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 8-10pm
September 21st| 4X4 Group, 5-8pm
September 24th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 9-11pm
September 25th| Live Music: Watermelon Mountain Jug Band, 4-7pm
September 26th| Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz, 8-10pm
September 30th| Alltech Tap Takeover
Nob Hill: Sundays @ 8pm and Wednesdays @ 9pm
Heights: Mondays @ 8pm and Saturdays @ 9pm
Geeks Who Drink quizzes cover everything from celebrities in trouble to wordplay to bad television. You can get a feel for the questions we ask by playing a sample round here. Each quiz has two audio rounds: a “Name that Tune” style round, and another round comprised of soundbites from movies and TV.
Play in teams of up to six or by yourself if you’re some kind of savant. If you want to play but don’t have a team, come anyway. We can usually get single players recruited onto an existing team. Winning teams gets street cred, bar cash and other prizes depending on the venue.
Bonus Questions for free pints are sprinkled throughout the quiz. You don’t have to be a trivia God to enjoy the quiz. Since you’re playing on a team, the collective knowledge base makes for more fun, less pressure. It’s not final friggin’ Jeopardy.
Nob Hill Featured Artist of the Month – September
Norman Gagné- El Bosque del Rio Grande
These pictures are part of a series from work among the Cottonwoods in the Rio Grande Bosque which stretches along the river from north of Santa Fe to south of Socorro, one of the largest, continuous Cottonwood forests in the world.
The trees are threatened. Cottonwood seeds need moist, fertile soil to germinate and grow. Flood control efforts – the jetty jacks visible in some pictures are from earlier efforts – dams and diversions for human use and depletion of river flows from drought and climate change have all but eliminated seasonal inundation of the flood plain and have lowered water tables along the river’s course. New trees are no longer naturally sprouting and growing fast enough to replace dying elders; humans must now plant nursery grown saplings in an effort to maintain the Bosque. The outlook is guarded.
I respect these trees. Many, certainly some of these, are my elders with seniority of decades, perhaps centuries over me; their ancestors many millennia over mine. There is no attempt here to make them conform to my vision. Individual trees have their own majesty, the forest a rhythm amidst complexity. Nothing I do will improve them. I try to understand them and to render them as fully and truly on a human scale as I can.
In every living thing there is the desire, for love, or for the relationship of unison with the rest of things. That a tree should desire to develop itself between the power of the sun, and the opposite pull of the earth’s center, and to balance itself between the four winds of heaven, and to unfold itself between the rain and the shine, to have roots and feelers in blue heaven and innermost earth, both, this a manifestation of love: a knitting together of the diverse cosmos into a oneness, a tree.
Love Was Once A Little Boy D. H. Lawrence
GAGNÉ • PHOTOGRAPHY
Heights Featured Artist of the Month- September
We have live music every Sunday, 4:00-7:00, free of charge, family friendly. O’Niell’s invites many genres, from bluegrass to Irish-Folk artists. See our calendar above for details on both locations!
If you have any questions or comments please contact Leo Dexter in Nob Hill at firstname.lastname@example.org or Jonathan Sedillo in the Heights at email@example.com
All live music performances are free of charge.