Albuquerque, New Mexico – Home of the Largest Balloon Festival In the World

Sitting in your lawn chair, the early dusky blue sky stretches before you. Not for long though. Nearby over 500 hot air balloons are preparing to take off en mass. What a massive amount of sound! The sounds of the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta!

Commonly called the Albuquerque Balloon festival, it is actually called a Fiesta. Why not?! It is a party of hot air balloons, with many balloon related activities. Boredom is not going to be a problem.

Albuquerque has scheduled many events, including balloon glows and fireworks throughout the week. There will be catered evening meals and morning coffees every day of the fiesta.

Included in the activities available will be an opportunity to tour off-event ground local historical sites. For a full schedule of all activities available please visit the event page here. Time to enjoy your first annual Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta and all the fun the hot air balloon event will surely offer!

Here is a link to the schedule for the 2018 Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta. Time to relax, be amazed and have some fun!