Ballet Folklórico de México 7:30 p.m., Lensic Performing Arts Center, 211W. San Francisco St., $24-$72, 988-1234, ticketssantafe.org.
Feast for the Eyes Storytelling in American Sign Language by Benjamin Jarashow, 6-8 p.m., James A. Little Theater, New Mexico School for the Deaf, 1060 Cerrillos Road, $5, students $2, children ages 4 and under no charge, at the door only, 476-6300.
Art and Copyrights Lecture
New Mexico Lawyers for the Arts presents attorney Benjamin Allison, 6-8 p.m., Georgia O’Keeffe Museum Education Annex, 123 Grant Ave., 992-2690, no charge.
Renesan Institute for Lifelong Learning Lecture
J.S. Bach on the Harpsichord, talk and performance by Kathleen McIntosh, 2-4 p.m., St. John’s Methodist Church, 1200 Old Pecos Trail, $11, renesan.org, 982-9274.
School for Advanced Research Lecture
Buddhist Economics: An Oxymoron?, by Harvard University professor Donald Swearer, 6:30-7:30 p.m., New Mexico History Museum Auditorium, 113 Lincoln Ave., $5, 954-7203.
Fine Arts for Children& Teens Auction
Honored guests: Susan Herter, Celia Rumsey, and Karla Winterrowd, silent auction and hors d’oeuvres 4-6 p.m., Santacafé, 231 Washington Ave., $50, 992-2787.
Interweave Bead Fest Santa Fe
First day of four-day event, 5-9 p.m., Santa Fe Community Convention Center, 201W. Marcy St., and La Fonda, 100 E. San Francisco St., one-day pass $10, two-day pass $12, threeday pass $14, four-day pass $16, beadfest.com, 502-243-6834.
ON THE TOWN
(See Backroad Page 55 Pizza for addresses) Susan Abod, jazz and blues, 6:30 p.m. $5 cover.
¡Chispa! Clayton West, at El soulful Mesón blues and rock, 7:30-9:30 p.m., no cover.
Corazón Nosotros, Latin swing, 9 p.m., $5 cover.
Cowgirl BBQ St. Patrick’s Day hangover party with Gerry Carthy and The Lads, 9 p.m., $3 cover.
Eldorado Hotel & Spa Campanias Chuscales, 7:30-10:30 p.m., $5 cover.
La Casa Sena Best of Broadway, piano and vocals, 6-10 p.m., no cover.
La Fiesta Lounge at La Fonda Bill Hearne, country, 7:30-11 p.m., no cover.
Los Mayas Roberto Gonzales and Fernando, guitar, 6:30-10 p.m., no cover. Milagro 139 Naize, 9 p.m., no cover. Pranzo Italian Grill Nacha Mendez, Latin music, 6-9 p.m., $2 cover.
Santa Fe Brewing Company Frontier Ruckus, folk rock, 7:30 p.m., $10 cover.
Second Street Brewery Josh Martin and Ben Wright, folk, 5 p.m., no cover.
Tiny’s Big Stick, two-steppin’ Americana, 8:30 p.m., no cover.
Vanessie Charles Tichenor, piano, 7-11 p.m., no cover.