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The 24-member Balloon Fiesta board of directors works year-round, in many capacities, to help plan for the annual event. Justice Judith Nakamura, of the New Mexico Supreme Court and balloonist, serves on the board of directors. Learn more about Justice Nakamura's Balloon Fiesta favorites in this month's Inside the Basket.


Pueblo of Sandia & Balloon Fiesta Reach Mutual Understanding Before 45th Event


CBS NEWS featured The Balloon Fiesta on their Sunday Morning segment September 4, 2016 - take a look here: CBS News, Up, up and away!

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Updated 10/01/16 4:13p
Temperature: 79.7F
Wind: 0.0 mph From S (180 Deg.)
10 Minute Avg Wind: 2.0 mph
Station Pressure: 29.738 in
3/hr Pressure Trend: Falling Rapidly
Sunrise: 7:02a
Sunset: 6:49p

More weather data can be found here:

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Balloon Fiesta Park

(For GPS planning only)
5000 Balloon Fiesta Pkwy NE

Mailing address

4401 Alameda NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113


Local: (505) 821-1000