All tickets are purchased for one session only.
Balloon Fiesta consists of 14 "sessions". A session consists of all the activities that take place during a certain time frame (morning or evening). There is a morning session on each of the 9 days of the event, and there are 5 evening sessions throughout the event. The park opens at 4:30 am for morning session, and again at 3:30 pm for the evening session. The park closes at and is open until approximately 9:00 pm. Most concessions close during midday and there are no balloon activities between sessions. For a full event schedule, click here.
|TICKET TYPE - Mouse over ticket type for details - Click to order||COST|
|General Admission Tickets - any session, any day, 12 and under free||$10.00 per session|
|5 Pack of General Admission Tickets
Not available as print-at-home tickets. Purchase will be processed through the Balloon Fiesta Merchandise site and mailed to you via Fedex.
|$45.00 per pack|
|Music Fiesta (Tickets will go on sale in July 2017)||Prices vary, see page for details|
|Gondola Club Tickets (Tickets will go on sale in late March 2017) - Under 3 yrs free|
|1-13 People - Per person, per session (except Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday mornings)||$100.00/adult
$50.00/child 4-12 yrs.
|14+ People - Per person, per session (except Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday mornings)||$80.00/adult
$40.00/child 4-12 yrs.
|Discounted Pricing for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday Mornings (price applies to any size group)||$50.00/adult
$25.00/child 4-12 yrs.
|Note: A 3% Convenience (ticketing) Fee is applied to all tickets.|
|Chasers’ Club Tickets - 6 yrs and under free||$45.00/person|
|Park & Ride Tickets - 5 yrs and under free - Ticket includes your admission to the park|
|Advanced purchase (per session)||$15.00/adult 13-61 yrs.
$12.00/seniors 62+ yrs.
$7.00/child 6-12 yrs.
|Purchased at bus (per session)||$22.00/adult 13-61 yrs.
$20.00/seniors 62+ yrs.
$10.00/child 6-12 yrs.
|Parking tickets are not available for purchase online. Tickets will be issued and payment collected as you enter the parking lot. Follow traffic signs for directions to parking lots. Parking availability is first come, first served.|
|General Parking||$15 per car|
|Motorcycles||$15 per motorcycle|
|Handicapped Parking – Please call (505) 821-1000 for more details.||$15 per car|
Bicycles – Free Bike Valet service
RVs – See our RV page for more details
General Admission details
5 Pack details
Gondola Club details
Chasers Club details
Park and Ride details
Advanced Purchase details
Same Day Purchase details
All-Session Parking Pass details
Music Fiesta details
General Admission Tickets: Retain the ticket for re-admission in the event the session is cancelled.
Gondola Club Tickets: Once your order has been processed there are no refunds. Your ticket may be used as a Rain check for general admission to an alternative session. The Gondola Club does not close if a flying event has been cancelled. It is still open and attendable for the buffet and entertainment.
Park & Ride: No weather refunds. Present your original ticket at the remote lot to purchase a bus only ticket for $10.00 to ride to the park for another session.
(For GPS planning only)
5000 Balloon Fiesta Pkwy NE
4401 Alameda NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
Local: (505) 821-1000