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Join Visit Albuquerque at Labor Day Lift Off in Colorado Springs

Attend an interactive dinner showcasing the culinary and cultural elements of Albuquerque and ride in our "Red or Green?" hot air balloon

Immerse yourself in the vibrancy of Albuquerque, New Mexico, with an unforgettable experience at Labor Day Lift Off in Colorado Springs. 

We're bringing some of Albuquerque's most iconic elements to Colorado, where we'll celebrate our New Mexico red and green chile. 

The dinner hosted by Visit Albuquerque on Sept. 2, 2023, and the Labor Day Lift Off hot air balloon experience will include:

  • Catered dinner made on-site by an Albuquerque restaurant
  • Hands-on demonstrations and authentically Albuquerque entertainment 
  • The latest news, story ideas and updates from Albuquerque 
  • A ride in the Visit Albuquerque "Red or Green?" hot air balloon or entry to the balloon glow event on Sunday, Sept. 3  

If you have questions, please contact us at 505.222.4314 or email

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