A robust community of contemporary arts, fantastic dining, and rich cultural heritage.


The Downtown Albuquerque Arts & Cultural District is an initiative of DowntownABQ MainStreet and is made up of roughly 30 blocks in and around the Central Avenue corridor. Downtown Albuquerque is home to a unique array of creative assets, including restaurants, shops, entrepreneurs, and businesses. The Arts & Cultural District highlights and supports this high concentration of creative economy found right here in the heart of downtown.