CULTURE/SHIFT 2018 Logistics

CULTURE/SHIFT 2018 will be held in Albuquerque, NM on November 1-3, 2018 at the Albuquerque Convention Center and at local cultural venues within walking distance. Block-rate hotel accommodations are available at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel — and must be booked by October 1st! Additional options are also listed below.

Albuquerque Convention Center

Albuquerque Convention Center

401 2nd St NW

Albuquerque, NM 87102








DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Albuquerque

201 Marquette Ave NW

Albuquerque, NM 87102

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel is our official conference hotel. It is one minute's walking distance from the Convention Center and within walking distance to our other host venues. To book at our special conference rate of $95/night (plus taxes and fees) for single/double occupancy, say you are attending CULTURE/SHIFT 2018 when book over the phone. Rooms are limited and available on first-come, first-serve basis, until October 1, 2018.

The following hotels and B&Bs are also within a mile of the CULTURE/SHIFT 2018 site:

  • Hotel Andaluz

  • Hyatt Regency Albuquerque

  • Days Inn

  • Knights Inn Downtown Albuquerque

  • Econo Lodge Downtown

  • Hotel Parq Central

  • Embassy Suites by Hilton

  • Howard Johnson by Wyndham Albuquerque Midtown

Transit Information

The Closest Airport is Albuquerque International Sunport. The DoubleTree Hotel can provide a shuttle service to those lodging there. A taxi between the airport and hotel should be less than $20 including tip.

Refer to this link for Driving Directions to the Convention Center.

For local transportation information (including shuttles, rentals, and public bus and train) check out this link.

Some of the programmed events take place within 5 to 15 minutes from the Convention Center. We will organize volunteer drivers for anyone who is unable to walk between programmed events.  Please indicate this need on your registration form. Closer to the convening, we will contact you directly with more details.