Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta®
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Desert Kaleidoscope ~ October 1-9, 2016
For nine days in October, the Albuquerque skies are colorfully painted as more than 500 balloons lift off from Balloon Fiesta Park. Plan now to attend the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta®, the world’s largest balloon festival, and be part of an amazing hot air balloon experience. Walk among the moving picture show of hot air balloons lifting gently through the crisp, fall air. It'll feel like you're in a dream.
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Fiesta Hotel Packages
There are many lodging options available within the city and within close distance of Balloon Fiesta Park. Click below to see select Balloon Fiesta packages and deals.
HOTELS PACKAGES & DEALS
Watch a Typical Balloon Fiesta Day
Balloon Fiesta events take place at varying points of the day and evening, offering a magical experience for all. The above video shows a sample of Balloon Fiesta activities and related facts.
BALLOON FIESTA VIDEOS