Albuquerque’s Balloon Fiesta Park Hosts Friends and Lovers Balloon Rally

Bring your family, a warm cup of coffee or hot chocolate, and enjoy the view as a close-knit group of local balloon pilots launch around 135 hot air balloons over Valentine’s Day weekend (February 9-10, 2013) at Balloon Fiesta Park in Albuquerque. Launch time is 7 a.m. both days. Admission is free.

The Albuquerque Aerostat Ascension Association, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the sport of hot air ballooning, sponsors the event.

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