Cindy Petrehn Memorial Photo Contest


There are five Categories for photo submissions:
  • Kids at Balloon Fiesta Photo Entry
  • Dawn Patrol/Balloon Glow Photo Entry
  • Mass Ascension Photo Entry
  • Special Shape Rodeo Photo Entry
  • AfterGlow Fireworks Photo Entry
Official Entry Rules
  • All entries must be submitted on-line
  • All entries are subject to a $5 entry fee
  • All entries must be a JPEG image with a maximum size of 5 megabytes.
  • We are now allowing more than one entry per category per person! You can enter as many photos as you wish.
  • Photographs MUST be taken from October 2nd through 10th, 2021.  Photographs may be of any of the above categories related to the 2021 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
  • Photo submissions will be accepted October 2nd through October 31st.
  • Photographs must be taken and owned by entrant.  Entries become the property of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, Inc. and AIBF will have free reproduction rights.
  • Photos must not be excessively processed or enhanced using chemical or digital post- processing techniques or software.
  • Any taxes applicable to the prizes are solely the responsibility of the winners.
  • AIBF employees and their immediate family members are not eligible.
  • Winners will be announced mid-November.
  • Grand Prize winner will receive $1,000
  • First place winners from each category will each receive $500
  • Second place winners from each category will receive a 2021 Balloon Fiesta Jacket
  • Third place winners from each category will receive an Official Event Poster from the 2021 Balloon Fiesta.