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Balloon Fiesta Park

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9401 Balloon Museum Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113-2151
+1 505-768-6050
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2017 Wine Festival @ Balloon Fiesta Park

Balloon Fiesta Park is a great venue which holds many local events including but not limited to the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
tania d
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Hot Air Balloon Fiesta

One of a kind for the entire family. Visit many different times during a week. If you have young... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2017
Nan B
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9401 Balloon Museum Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113-2151
+1 505-768-6050

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Balloon Fiesta Park is a great venue which holds many local events including but not limited to the annual Wine Festival. Throughout the year I'll find myself at Balloon Fiesta Park on many different occasions and the location never fails to impress.Looking forward to this...More

Thank tania d
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

One of a kind for the entire family. Visit many different times during a week. If you have young children the special shapes glow is amazing. Thursday evening all the special shapes light on the ground so u can get very close to each balloon....More

1  Thank Nan B
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

This is one museum that is a must see! We go at least five times a year, and we always learn something new! It's colorful! Bright and airy! Those that work there are the nicest people and have a real passion for the city museum....More

2  Thank 640loisl
Reviewed April 10, 2017

After growing up in ABQ.it's not so exciting anymore. Except for people who have never seen hundreds of hot air balloons in the air at once. One great thing to do is ride the first Tram of the day so you get to see them...More

1  Thank bjcoats
Reviewed April 10, 2017

What a great experience! People and balloons from all over the world! Is it crowded? YES. Is it overpriced? Only if you're hungry and unprepared. Is it amazing? BREATHTAKING.

1  Thank David W
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Had a great bus ride over to the park and saved the terrible traffic and parking problems. It was easy and the return trip back to the Mall was easy and fast. Pleanty of vendors for all type of items and food. You can walk...More

2  Thank Pam D
Reviewed April 10, 2017

If you plan on going get up very early or get stuck in the line waiting to get in at Fiesta time. The dawn patrol goes up just before sunrise and determines if they'll fly that morning, wind and weather permitting of course. They do...More

Thank Aileanae B
Reviewed April 10, 2017

The museum is a great place to visit any time. However, to enhance your visit, come during the first full weekend in October through the following weekend to participate in the annual New Mexico International Balloon Fiesta. You'll either be very glad you did or...More

Thank 402RichardS402
Reviewed March 14, 2017

This is a must see for anyone in the Albuquerque area or anyone visiting or attending the annual Balloon Fiesta. The Museum is full of sites, and historical data, videos, explaining the history behind the annual balloon fiesta which takes place each October. If you...More

Thank Akane53242
Reviewed March 13, 2017

This is a must see at least once in a lifetime. Suitable for singles, couples, families, extended families, groups and friends. Good road trip destination. For the best experience, book an RV space and either bring your own or rent one. I had to choose...More

1  Thank Stacy W
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I have to limit my stay to two days. What are the best days to go? What's the MUST-see event?
April 22, 2017|
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Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
Special Shapes Rodeo is Thu and Fri of Balloon Fiesta Week. Family-oriented and lots of fun.