OCT. 6-14 2018

Balloon Fiesta Media Coverage

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is a regular favorite of local, national, and international media organizations. Over the past six years, more than 36,745 stories have featured the event, our pilots, sponsors, and guests. Below is a sample of the media coverage. To view 2018 coverage, click here. 


USA Today

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta: The world's most photographed event


The Xbox Sets The Guinness World Record For "Highest-Altitude Gaming Stream"

Daily Mail Online

46th Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta kicks off with crazy inflatable giants and upped security following Las Vegas mass shooting



The Wall Street Journal

Hot-Air Balloons and the Workings of the Atmosphere


14 Neat Fall Events Around The U.S. That Are Worth Visiting


Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Wows Crowds


National Geographic

Colorful Time-Lapse of Hot-Air Balloons in New Mexico



CBS Sunday Morning

Up, up and away!

BBC News

Hundreds of balloons take part in Albuquerque fiesta



Al Jazeera

US: Albuquerque balloon fiesta kicks off



The Daily Telegram

15 Majestic Images from the world's largest hot air balloon festival



Metro - Philadelphia

15 Festivals to Attend Before You Die; Put these on your bucket list



The Boston Globe

Grade Inflation




The Washington Post

Hot air balloon festival takes flight in New Mexico



USA Today

The 43rd annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta



Huffington Post

700 Hot Air Balloons. One Mind Blowing Time Lapse Video.

 Today Show

Up, up and away at the world's largest hot air balloon festival


Today Show

Balloon fiesta sets world record

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