BLNKA JAM '18 - Downtown Urban Arts Festival
Apr
28
12:00 PM12:00

BLNKA JAM '18 - Downtown Urban Arts Festival

  • 1201-1205 Avenue J Lubbock, TX, 79401 United States (map)
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On April 28th, 2018 located in the heart of Downtown Lubbock. We will be closing sections of Broadway Street and Avenue J to create a festival that will engage with the surrounding context, local businesses and abandoned properties. The one-day festival will exhibit Lubbock’s rich art, architecture, music, fashion and film communities based in West Texas. The festival will last from 12pm-11pm and will feature a full day of music and theatre performances on Broadway Street, the block’s alleyways will host a series of art installations, fashion, lecture presentations, and independent films. Followed by Avenue J which will have a wide range of food trucks and open markets throughout the day. 

If you would like to learn more about the festival check outwww.blnka.org/blnkajam18

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TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED AT THE DOOR ON THE DAY OF THE FESTIVAL- $10 PER ENTRY. 

KIDS UNDER 13 YEARS OF AGE GET IN FOR FREE SO BRING THE FAMILY AND COME CELEBRATE THE ARTS IN DOWNTOWN LUBBOCK. 

CALLING ARTIST: If you’re interested in showcasing on April 28th, 2018, tag us on your work via Instagram or email us at blnkaexhibit@gmail.com

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 Star Comics Presents Ladies Night X
Apr
21
6:30 PM18:30

Star Comics Presents Ladies Night X

Star Comics is proud to present the return of our always popular LADIES NIGHT event! However, two things mark this one as special. First, this will be the first Ladies Night in our brand new location at 3504 34th (formerly Hesters Books). Second, this is the 10th Ladies Night event (Four years of Ladies Night events!) we've held and our former host, Sam Gaitan (aka Raicodolll) has stepped down from her host duties and passed the torch toJulie Raven Art. Please help us welcome Julie, and our thanks to Sam for everything she has done for us, and for you all. Ladies Night would never have happened if it weren't for her! 

Now on to the Ladies Night details...
As always, COSTUMES ARE WELCOME!!

Our Featured Artist is Sam Gaitan, Raicodoll herself! 
Raicodoll is a mixed media artist, Writer and Blogger, Online Personality and Event Coordinator. She makes art and organizes art galleries and helps grow the geek and art community however she can. She is also an avid animal rescuer and a lifestyle blogger. (She's also Super Cool!!) 
Her page: Raicodoll
Her website: https://raicodoll.com/ 

Charlotte Reagan - Author, author of 'Just Juliet' and 'Loving Lakyn', will be in store to sell and sign books and shirts. Her books focus on LGBT relationships and love stories. 
Charlotte is the winner of Inkitt's Swoon writing contest and a finalist of YABC 2017 Awards. 
Her page: Charlotte Reagan - Author
Her website: www.charlotte-reagan.com

Kat Cade-Gerzon will be in store selling her Perler art. She will also be giving demos and helping attendees make their own small Perler Charms. 

As always - Female fans of all ages are welcome to attend. All local female identified, transgendered, and non-binary comic book fans are welcome to get together and talk about the books they love, what they're reading, new events, and things that can be improved in comics without judgement!

Men, and people who identify as men, are welcome to enter at 8:30pm, but from 6:30-8:30 it is women (and people who identify as women [trans or otherwise] and nonbinary) only. Sorry, fellas! 

Come mingle with your own nerd crew, meet some new friends, read, share, discuss comics with other female fans. It's the perfect place to discover a new addiction, and celebrate your nerdiness!

*Poster giveaways
*Snacks
*Reading Recommendations
*Comic book discussions
*Kid's Table
*and more!

Ladies, get ready for #LadiesNight

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Museum by Night is Fertility: Nature and Creation
Apr
19
6:00 PM18:00

Museum by Night is Fertility: Nature and Creation

Museum by Night: Illuminating Ideas is an exciting new creation of evening events at the Museum of Texas Tech University for the adventurous adult, young and old. Each evening explores thematic experiences of living. Doors will be opened to novel perspectives, discussions, performances, and more, drawing from the community, University, and museum collections. Be inspired by artists, poets, theologians, writers, scientists, historians, and each other. Enjoy immersion: create, think and explore! This month's theme is Fertility: Nature and Creation. Join us music, dance, lectures, food, and a cash bar.

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