Translate Our Site

Cultural Services

Information about Cultural Services in Albuquerque.

Enjoy Albuquerque's unique cultural events and attractions. Concerts and dancing, museums and wildlife, fireworks and holiday lights, parades, demonstrations, and more.

Renaissance Faire

Image of a two men sparing

Step into the past and experience the Renaissance! The enlightenment has something for everyone to enjoy including armored combat exhibitions, faire food & local libations and live entertainment throughout the day on April 27, 2019.

More Information

Tipping Points for Creatives

Tipping Points for Creatives

Tipping Points for Creatives is a new initiative aimed at directly supporting Albuquerque-based artists. The program seeks to better understand the needs and challenges of musicians, visual and performing artists, artisans and other creative entrepreneurs. If you are interested in participating, please answer our short questionnaire.

Go to Questionnaire

Free Arts & Culture Calendar: March 2019

View a calendar of free arts and cultural events taking place in Albuquerque in the month of March.

View the Calendar

Facilities & Attractions

ABQ BioPark

The ABQ BioPark is New Mexico's most visited destination.
Aquarium | Botanic Garden | Tingley Beach | Zoo

Albuquerque-Bernalillo County Library System

Our libraries are a favorite spot here in Albuquerque with many events to support them.
View more information.

Albuquerque Museum

Always popular, the museum chronicles over 600 years of our City's history under its roof.
View more information.

Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum

Experience the history, science, sport, and art of ballooning and other innovative forms of flight.
View more information.

Historic Old Town

Old Town's history in Albuquerque is long and storied with new fun on the horizon.
View more information.

KiMo Theatre

The iconic KiMo Theatre offers a unique venue for quality entertainment in Downtown Albuquerque.
View more information.

South Broadway Cultural Center

This Center features a Theater, Multi-Purpose Room, Art Gallery and Library, and is a complete multicultural center.
View more information.

Explora

Albuquerque's most interactive children's museum. Explora has a unique public partnership with the City of Albuquerque.
View more information.

Services

Event Permitting

Information about obtaining a City of Albuquerque event permit.
View more information.

GOV TV 16

GOV-TV is the local government access cable television channel in Albuquerque and Bernalillo County. Live stream.
View more information.

Public Art Urban Enhancement Division

Albuquerque has one of the oldest Public Art programs in the country.

Annual Reports to the Community

A report of the progress made at cultural facilities and attractions.

Transparency Information

Attendance, cost of services, materials borrowed and other data.
View more information.

2013 NEA Our Town Grant Program

Information and updates about the Grant Program.
View more information.

Partnership Proposal

Partner with the Cultural Services Department on an event or program.
View more information.

 

Upcoming Events

View all Cultural Services events.

3rd Thursdays at Albuquerque Museum

Mar 21, 2019 from 05:00 PM to 08:30 PM
After work, swing by Albuquerque Museum for music, fun programs, art making for all ages, and a cash bar and small plates at our cafe, Slate at the Museum. General admission for the event is free. Family friendly.