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Balloon Fiesta

RVers staying at the balloon fiesta park say they like it that they can wake up right where they need to be – front and center for a view on the balloons. (Jim Thompson/Albuquerque Journal)

Visiting RVers set up Balloon Fiesta ‘town’

By Elaine Tassy / Journal Staff Writer

Every year, in the week leading up to the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, a small community of retired, mostly 60-plus… more »


Snapshot: Balloon Fiesta

By Journal Staff

At the first Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta on April 8, 1972, 20,000 people watched 13 hot-air balloons take to the sky…. more »