Know Before You Go - COVID Information: Status Update, March 2, 2021
March 2, 2021
Balloon Fiesta Event Update – March 1, 2021
The Balloon Fiesta board of directors, staff, pilots and volunteers are moving forward with excitement to plan for the 49th event, launching October 2-10.
The State of New Mexico’s Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham updated the Public Health Order on February 24, 2021 (link below). The updated public health order included expanded information related to entertainment venues. Balloon Fiesta’s leadership is committed to understanding and adhering to the Public Health Order guidelines and will provide updated approaches to ensure the October 2021 event is safe and enjoyable everyone involved with the event.
More information about State of New Mexico Public Health Order
Coverage from the Albuquerque Journal about changes to the New Mexico Public Health Order State adds 'least restrictive' level for counties with lowest COVID-19 spread (Subscription required)