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Balloon Fiesta Special Section

Now online and printed in the Saturday, Oct. 1 Albuquerque Journal. Pick up your newspaper souvenir Saturday at newstands or at the Journal booth, number 79, at the Balloon Fiesta.  

Balloons

Weather deflates promising start
Balloon Fiesta offers rain checks
And that’s all, folks
Bittersweet final Balloon Fiesta as 85-year-old grandmother plans to retire
Fiesta fills the sky
Special Shape Rodeo features 120 hot air balloons
Happy landing as ‘baby bee’ is reunited with parents
Weather cancels gas balloon race
From slinging burritos to hawking rides
Rain, wind curb ballooning events
No flights today at Balloon Fiesta Park
Branding with joy: Fiesta’s 100+ corporate sponsors include 1972 originals
Picture perfect as 50th Balloon Fiesta kicks off
Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in Journals past
‘Truly an international event’: Flight of the Nations Mass Ascension
These behind-the-scenes volunteers help make the fiesta work
It’s the big ‘5-0’ for Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
Over the decades, specially shaped balloons have grown into an audience favorite
‘Like a family reunion’
A 50th souvenir: This year’s official poster features Looney Toons
Music has been part of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta for decades.
First fiesta launched with 13 balloons and grew into world’s largest
Balloon Fiesta daily schedule 2022
All you need to know to survive Balloon Fiesta
Balloon Fiesta will have heftier security
Balloon Fiesta Special Section
Top tips for getting to Balloon Fiesta Park
Balloon Fiesta organizers eye two new world records at 50th annual event
Balloon Fiesta at 50
FAA clears balloonists for flight over ABQ
Mayor seeks balloon tracking device waiver
FAA rule may deflate ABQ’s image as balloon capital

Above are the 32 most recent balloon stories

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And that's all, folks
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2022 Balloon Fiesta ends on a ... 2022 Balloon Fiesta ends on a high note
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Launch reenactment honors Fiesta's origins
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Thirteen balloons reenact the inaugural 1972 ... Thirteen balloons reenact the inaugural 1972 balloon rally that became the iconic Balloon Fiesta
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First fiesta launched with 13 balloons and grew into ...
Balloon Fiesta
When KKOB radio personality Bob Clark ... When KKOB radio personality Bob Clark sits at the microphone, broadcasting his morning show live fro ...
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Balloon Fiesta offers rain checks
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Hold on to your 2022 tickets ... Hold on to your 2022 tickets for next year
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All you need to know to survive Balloon Fiesta
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SURVIVAL GUIDE ... SURVIVAL GUIDE ...
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Albuquerque Aloft continues to thrill students
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Some 179 balloons were inflated at ... Some 179 balloons were inflated at about 116 schools in and around the city
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Balloon Fiesta daily schedule 2022
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Here's the schedule for the 2022 ... Here's the schedule for the 2022 Balloon Fiesta. All events are dependent on weather.
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Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in Journals past
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Weather deflates promising start
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Despite a huge first day, rain ... Despite a huge first day, rain keeps Balloon Fiesta attendance 'average'