General Admission Tickets

$15.00 per person per session* (over the age of 12 years old)

*One Session is all Morning activities or all Evening activities
*General Admission Tickets are good for one session, any day

Four-Packs of General Admission Tickets and Single Session General Admission Tickets may also be purchased in the Balloon Fiesta Gift Shop.

*Attendance capacity at Balloon Fiesta Park is not limited*
Any General Admission Tickets purchased in 2022 are valid for any session in 2022 

Park & Ride Tickets


Your Park & Ride Ticket includes:
      •   Round-trip transportation to and from Balloon Fiesta Park
Expedited route to bypass heavy traffic
Admission to the Balloon Fiesta event

Advanced Purchase Prices:
Children: (5 and under) FREE
      •   C
hildren: (6-12) $10
      •   Adults: (13-61) $22
      •   Seniors: (62+) $20
      •   Bus Only: $12

Purchases made after midnight for morning sessions on the day of, or after noon for evening sessions on the day of (ONLINE ONLY)
Children: (5 and under) FREE
      •   Children: (6-12) $12
      •   Adults: (13-61) $25
      •   Seniors: (62+) $25
      •   Bus Only: $12

There is no Fiesta Express Park & Ride Bus Service on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday. 

In case of a weathered-out session, retain your ticket as a raincheck for admission. You may present your used/scanned ticket for admission at the Park admission gates. In order to use Park & Ride for another session, you will need to go online to purchase a Bus Only ticket to board the bus.

Gondola Club Tickets

Adult - $130 per person, per session

      •   Child (ages 4-12) - $70 per person, per session (Children ages 3 and under are free)

Groups (14+ people)
Groups must arrive in one vehicle and will be issued one parking pass
Adult - $110 per person, per session
      •   Child (ages 4-12) - $60 per person, per session (Children ages 3 and under are free)
      •   For groups of 14 or more people, please contact us directly for tickets at (505) 821-1000, ext. 106 or 

PLEASE NOTE: Gondola Packets will be mailed out this summer. We will email a notification to you once your Gondola Club Packet is en route.    

IMPORTANT NOTE: We will not mail Gondola Club packets for purchases made after September 19th.  Please see Gondola Club FAQs for information on how to get your Gondola Club Packet after September 19th. 

We look forward to welcoming you to the Gondola Club.

Chasers' Club Tickets

$65.00 per person per session (Children under 6 are free)

Tickets include:
      •   Admission to the event
      •   Guaranteed seating in a private open-air patio located on the north end of Balloon Fiesta Park
      •   Beverages, dessert, and catered food
      •   The opportunity to enjoy a cocktail while you enjoy watching hundreds of balloons decorating the Albuquerque sky
      •   Access to private restrooms located within the Chasers' Club area

*Groups of 14 or more please visit the Chasers' Club Page for additional information. 


Experience the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in a whole new way - Glamping! Glamping tents are now available in an exclusive, walking distance location at Balloon Fiesta Park. Enjoy spectacular views of the balloons flying high against a stunning background of the Sandia Mountains from the tent village. 

•   (1) Queen Bed (3 nights for 1-2 guests) $1,600
      •   (2) Twin Beds (3 nights for 1-2 guests) $1,600
      •   (1) Twin Bed & (1) Queen Bed (3 nights for 3 guests) $2,100
      •   (2) Queen Beds (3 nights for 4 guests) $2,600

Your glamping experience will also include:
      •   3 night stay in a safari tent
Admission to the event for all sessions during your stay
Premium parking
Welcome gift
Linens, comforter and pillows
Heater and refrigerator
Electric blanket
Access to power for electronic devices
Lamp and lantern
Access to restroom and shower trailer
Access to a hospitality area with grills, games and lounge chairs

Concierge Program

For the ultimate VIP experience you can arrange for your own concierge to be your tour guide while at the Balloon Fiesta. You will experience the event from all angles 
of the launch field. 

      •   $350 per session (1-2 guests)
      •   $400 per session (3 guests)
      •   $450 per session (4 guests)
  *Maximum 4 guests per cart

Your Concierge Program will include:
      •   A personal concierge for the duration of your session
      •   Golf cart transportation with driver
      •   (1) Premium Parking Pass
      •   General Admission Tickets
      •   Balloon Fiesta gift 

Music Fiesta

Ultimate Music Fiesta Package
Ticket required for persons of all ages  
Ticket includes: One Reserved Seat immediately in front of the stage in the Ultimate Music Fiesta section, One Signed Music Fiesta Poster, One VIP Laminate Badge, Prime Parking, One Gondola Club Dinner Session Ticket following the concert, One Balloon Fiesta swag bag including sportswear, Balloon Fiesta collectibles.



ABQ "Dance" Box
Ticket required for persons of all ages  


Reserved Seating A, C
Ticket required for persons of all ages  


Reserved Seating E
Ticket required for persons of all ages  


Reserved Seating D, F
Ticket required for persons of all ages  


Premier Lawn Area
Children 12 and under get in to the Premier Lawn area for free when accompanied by an adult


General Admission
Children 12 and under get in to the General Admission area for free when accompanied by an adult