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Shared Hot Air Balloon Ride Sale!

Click this Groupon Banner to locate the hot air balloon ride discount! What You’ll Get – $299.00 service for $159!!! After purchasing this deal, you will need to visit the website listed on your voucher to complete redemption.

Shared Hot Air Balloon Ride for One with Champagne Toast The Fine Print […]

White Sands Hot Air Balloon Invitational, September 17-18, 2016

“…The location is surreal in itself and when you add scores of colorful flying balloons, you have the White Sands Balloon Invitational at White Sands National Monument”

The annual White Sands Hot Air Balloon Invitational always takes place on a weekend in September.

The Hot Air Balloon Invitational grows more and more popular each […]

Virginia State Police: 1 body recovered from balloon crash; search continues for 2 feared dead

DOSWELL, Va. — The body of one occupant of a hot air […]

Albuquerque and ballooning featured in “Saige Paints the Sky” movie

American Girl’s “Saige Paints the Sky” movie will be released on DVD starting July 2nd. The movie was filmed around Albuquerque and New Mexico and showcases the beautiful scenery of the state while telling Saige’s story. You can see it on Saturday, July 13th at 8/7c on NBC or pick up the […]

Putrajaya’s hot air balloon fest

Putrajaya’s hot air balloon fest By REVATHI MURUGAPPAN star2@thestar.com.my Ready to roll: Event director Izzati Khairudin doing her rounds at the fiesta grounds.

The Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta 2013, returns to its Millennium Monument grounds for the fifth consecutive year.

A SEA of colourful, multi-shaped hot air balloons has been dotting the Putrajaya […]

Valentine’s Day Breakfast at the Albuquerque Balloon Museum

In conjunction with the Friends and Lovers Balloon Rally, the Albuquerque Balloon Museum is offering a breakfast from 6-10am. Tickets include a breakfast buffet, cash bar, admission to the Balloon Museum, entertainment, free shuttle service to Balloon Fiesta Park for the Friends and Lovers Balloon Rally, as well as raffle prizes including a hot air […]

Welcome to the Ballooning Capital of the World Web Site

We would like to welcome you to the Ballooning Capital of the World web site. The Ballooning Capital is located in the greater Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA area including area communities like Rio Rancho.

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is the world’s largest hot air balloon festival and takes place each October. During the balloon […]