Albuquerque Balloon Festival

Join hundreds of thousands of spectators who flock to Albuquerque each October to witness the largest hot air balloon festival in the world. Expect to see balloons of every shape, color, and size, from a traditional rainbow of colors to balloons shaped like cartoon characters. Don’t forget your camera—this widely photographed event has endless opportunities for pictures.

Albuquerque Balloon Festival

Join hundreds of thousands of spectators who flock to Albuquerque each October to witness the largest hot air balloon festival in the world. Expect to see balloons of every shape, color, and size, from a traditional rainbow of colors to balloons shaped like cartoon characters. Don’t forget your camera—this widely photographed event has endless opportunities for pictures.

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