Featured Events Spotlight

May 28, 2017
Enjoy dozens of great breweries, unlimited sampling & 3 great blues bands during Memorial Day weekend. Listen to great blues music and enjoy some of the greatest brews available with unlimited sampling and a souvenir tasting glass. General admission includes entrance to festival, unlimited sampling, souvenir glass, music, vendors, games, event program, and o...
May 27-29, 2017
Bringing together wineries from around the state, food, arts and crafts vendors, and live music in a relaxed setting, the Albuquerque Wine Festival is the place to be Memorial weekend! Find the wines you like through sampling, purchase a glass to enjoy on site and buy bottles to take home to enjoy later. The New Mexico Wine Growers Association (NMWGA) will b...
Through August 27, 2017
From Billy the Kid to Breaking Bad, movies and television have portrayed and marketed our state into the present day. Guest curated by American cultural historian Paul Andrew Hutton, this pop culture exhibit includes westerns, war movies, comedy, and science fiction. IMAGE Lobby card, Kit Carson, 1928 Paramount Pictures Offset lithograph Courtesy Paul A. Hut...
Through August 31, 2017
Come cheer on the Albuquerque Isotopes in their 2017 season. The Albuquerque Isotopes are the Triple-A affiliate of the Colorado Rockies.
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Albuquerque Film & Music Experience Workshop: From Idea to Greenlight-Making it Happen in New Mexico

In the last decade, New Mexico established itself as a powerful player in film and television, hosting big-budget movies and acclaimed TV series like The Avengers and Breaking Bad. Seasoned crews, varied locations, full-service movie studios, and competitive incentives have ensured that production will continue to come to New Mexico.
Yet, in some ways, the local industry is still at the whim of decision-makers outside the state. We at Blue Sky Producers Lab believe it's time to build a sustainable model for the industry where local creatives drive the content and New Mexico represents more than a backdrop for other people's visions.
For content creators without connections to Hollywood, however, achieving that goal has been elusive, and obtaining the necessary financing and distribution has been the biggest challenge.
This workshop will provide valuable information for screenwriters, producers, and other creatives who want to develop their ideas and package their projects for investment.