The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta It's not abnormal for over people to turn up at the world's biggest hot air balloon festival, when hundreds of hot air balloons hit the big blue sky at once. They light up for a Balloon Glow night ascent.
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is a yearly festival of hot air balloons that takes place in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA during early October. The event is the largest hot air balloon festival in the world.
50 GREATEST FESTIVALS IN THE WORLD. Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, New Mexico: early October Over 750 hot air balloons take to the skies, some are illuminated at night, and some are uniquely shaped.
Every year, visitors gather in different locations around the world to participate in festivals ranging from spiritual to lighthearted. From bathing in a sacred river to samba dancing, festivals offer a unique, once-in-a-lifetime experience.