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|
|Music Fiesta||Music Fiesta Pricing|
| Gondola Club Tickets - Under 3 yrs free |
Click here for Gondola Club FAQs: Gondola Club FAQs
|Gondola Club Pricing|
|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
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 $12.00 to ride to the park for another session.