With the highest concentration of concert and performance spaces in the state, Downtown is New Mexico’s premier destination for live music, theatre, comedy, dance and performance art.
Central Avenue is lined with exceptional performance spaces, ranging from modern lounges to historic theatres. The KiMo Theatre is an exceptional example of Pueblo Deco architecture, and features national touring theatre, music productions, and movies throughout the year. The Sunshine Theater fills weekly with lively crowds enjoying cutting edge band and touring acts from around the world. Smaller venues such as the Box Performance Space, The Cell Theater, Fusion Theater Company, and Tricklock Theatre show rotating performances of comedic theatre, drama, and improv comedy.
Experience the passion and excitement of traditional Spanish culture found only in the movements and expression of Flamenco, at the National Flamenco Institute. Or, check out the The Kiva Auditorium at the Convention Center, which hosts concerts, comedic acts, and more for up to 2,300 guests.
To see a list of other entertainment and dining venues offering everything from upbeat nightclub atmosphere to relaxed pool-halls, like the El Rey, Anodyne, Downtown Distillery, Sisters, Blackbird Buvette, and more, click here.