Free premiere film showing of “Acequias: The Legacy Lives On” on Saturday, January 28, 2023 at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque, NM (1701 4th St SW). Directed by award-winning filmmaker Aracely “Arcie” Chapa, Acequias: The Legacy Lives On is an hour-long visually stunning documentary film about New Mexico’s enduring acequias as seen through the eyes of farmers, advocates, scholars, practitioners, lawmakers, journalists and members of the community. Chapa produces and directs an emotional and reverential tribute to acequias’ past, present and future. This free community event will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. For more information or to register, go to
Flyer: Acequia Flyer 2