Happy hippie vibes will abound at the 14th Annual Trans-Pecos Festival of Music & Love, held on the iconic desert glamping and artistic neighborhood area that’s El Cosmico (Bunkhouse Hotel Group additionally runs SF’s beloved Phoenix Hotel). You can shop a curated market (Sausalito-based cult shoemaker Freda Salvador has popped up here); take a hike over the trippy terrain with Outdoor Voices; and gas up at a neighborhood pig roast. // Tickets ($250/music cross or $325/music plus tenting; activity and eating choices for extra cost) can be found on Eventbrite; event data could be found on elcosmico.com.
His writing has received 9 New Jersey Press Association Awards and has co-won four Best of Gannett Awards. Makin was co-founding volunteer director of Jersey Jams Fund, which raised $100,000 for music education from 2001 to 2005...Read More