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Yelp Food Courtyards
Vendor Application

We invite food vendors / businesses based in the Albuquerque Metro Area to apply for the SOMOS Food Courtyards -- part of the citywide SOMOS ABQ celebration on Saturday, September 23 from 4:00 - 9:30p. The SOMOS Food Courtyards will be stationed along Central Avenue between 3rd & 4th Street and between 6th & 7th Street. We anticipate attendance of 10,000+.

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Marketplace
Vendor Application

We invite vendors / businesses based in the Albuquerque Metro Area to apply for the SOMOS Marketplace -- part of the citywide celebration on Saturday, September 23 from 4:00 - 9:30p. The SOMOS Marketplace will run along Central Avenue between 4th & 6th Streets, as part of "Arts & Culture Boulevard." We anticipate attendance of 10,000+.

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Local Bands
Application

We invite bands based in the Albuquerque Metro Area to apply to play at SOMOSabq -- a citywide celebration on Saturday, September 23 from 4:00 - 9:30p. These performance will be the anchorpoints for SOMOS Entertainment, with four stages along Central Avenue. We anticipate attendance of 10,000+.

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Non-Profit Participation
& Grant Application

We invite non-profits based in the Albuquerque Metro Area to apply to participate in SOMOSabq -- a citywide celebration on Saturday, September 23 from 4:00 - 9:30p -- and to become eligible for the SOMOS grant. Selected non-profits will be integrated to SOMOS Arts & Culture Boulevard, which will run along Central Avenue between 4th & 6th Street. We anticipate attendance of 10,000+.

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Community Organizations
& Arts Collectives

We invite community organizations and arts collectives based in the Albuquerque Metro Area to apply to participate in SOMOSabq -- a citywide celebration on Saturday, September 23 from 4:00 - 9:30p. Selected community organizations and arts collectives will be integrated to SOMOS Arts & Culture Boulevard, which will run along Central Avenue between 4th & 6th Street. We anticipate attendance of 10,000+.

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Community Art Making
Artist Application

We invite artists / collectives based in the Albuquerque Metro Area to apply to lead community art making projects for SOMOSabq -- a citywide celebration on Saturday, September 23 from 4:00 - 9:30p. Community Art Making projects should be fun and intriguing to a wide audience and to all ages. These community art making projects will be paired / partnered with a non-profit for SOMOS Arts & Culture Boulevard, which will run along Central Avenue between 4th & 6th Street. The community art making project will serve as a point of community engagement for both SOMOS and the partner non-profit.

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Large-Scale Temporary Public Art Commissions

We invite artists / arts collectives based in the Albuquerque Metro Area to apply for commissions to create large-scale temporary public art works for SOMOSabq -- a citywide celebration on Saturday, September 23 from 4:00 - 9:30p. These works will be the anchorpoints for SOMOS Arts & Culture Boulevard, which will run along Central Avenue between 4th & 6th Streets. We anticipate attendance of 10,000+.

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Solo Musicians & Roving Performers Application

We invite solo musicians and roving stilters, jugglers, clowns, etc. based in the Albuquerque Metro Area to apply to perform at SOMOSabq -- a citywide celebration on Saturday, September 23 from 4:00 - 9:30p. Selected musicians and performers will apply to play / perform along SOMOS Arts & Culture Boulevard, which will run along Central Avenue between 4th & 6th Street. Musicians and roving performers will receive $10 / hour -- and will be the only artists permitted to receive tips (in your guitar case or a belt bag, for example) from attendees.

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Volunteer
Application

We invite interested community members to volunteer for shifts at SOMOSabq -- a citywide celebration on Saturday, September 23 from 4:00 - 9:30p. SOMOS seeks to illuminate all of the good things about Albuquerque in one day, which includes our service-minded citizens! We anticipate attendance of 10,000+.

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