Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Where: Balloon Fiesta Park, 4401 Alameda Blvd., west of Interstate 25 in Albuquerque

When: Through Saturday, Oct. 13

6 a.m. every day: Dawn Patrol flights

7 a.m. weekends: Mass ascension of balloons.

8 a.m. weekdays: Balloon competition flights

Cost: $10 general admission for morning and afternoon sessions

Learn more: For more information on the Balloon Fiesta and a full schedule of events, visit

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