Keep up to date with all the happenings and latest news surrounding the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta! We have three news categories to choose from:
For this month’s “Inside the Basket” we highlight a unique magician who has performed on Main Street during Balloon Fiesta for the past 10 years. Robert Smith, with Street Magic LIVE! is a wonderful addition the Balloon Fiesta experience.
Don Chalmers Ford is a proud sponsor that provides vehicles to international pilots during Balloon Fiesta. “The dealership takes pride in supporting international pilots as they venture around Albuquerque to local businesses and attractions,” said Don Chalmers, CEO of Don Chalmers Ford.
Thank you Don Chalmers Ford for your support!
For this month’s “Inside the Basket,” we highlight a unique chase crew and member. The 501st is the group of Stormtroopers that have brought the Star Wars experience to life during Balloon Fiesta. If you’ve ever watched Darth Vader’s ascent at his launch site, you’ve probably taken a picture with a Stormtrooper. Meet Lor TK-7883, stormtrooper of the 501st.
Event sponsors play a key role when it comes to the success of this event. Pepsi-Cola has been a partner of Balloon Fiesta for more than 25 years. As a worldwide brand, the beverage company continues to be a part of the Balloon Fiesta experience for the fans and fun. Read more about Pepsi-Cola here.