Rally Information

GreetersWe  are pleased to announce the 13th Caravan to the 48th Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta field. The site, just steps from the field, is a dry camping experience . Water and honey trucks are available. Bring your (quiet) generator. Join Airstreamers from across the country at this colorful event as hundreds of balloons take to the sky ! At this rally you are not sitting on the sidelines but rather you are part of the festivities beginning with the early morning Dawn Patrol through the evening Glow and fireworks!

– You will have in/out access in your car after arriving
– Vendors are on the field serving tasty treats and coffee
– Two tickets to the field provided per Airstream
*additional tickets may be purchased at the event

This always popular event fills quickly !!

Registration 

Cost is $415 – $400 goes to the Fiesta folks and $15 rally fee
Do not hesitate to send in your registration – we sell out very fast. To be fair to everyone, we will reject any payments received prior to the opening day of registration.
Balloon Fiesta refund policy:
$10 charge through July 15;
$207.50 July 16 – August 31.
No refund after September 1st for any reason.
NO EXCHANGES OR TRANSFER OF REGISTRATION ALLOWED FOR ANY REASON. (Please note that this is the official policy of the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta.)
Waiting List 
Once we are full and we receive your registration, we will put you on the waiting list. We will not cash your check until we have a spot for you.  If a spot does not open up for this year, we will shred your check and you will be first in line for the 2020 Balloon Fiesta National Rally.

Specifics

CampingWorldYou MUST arrive at Camping World between
7 am and noon on Friday 10/4/2019.
Camping World is located at 14303  Central Avenue NW, in Albuquerque.  Attendees will be escorted by caravan leaders to the Fiesta site beginning at 8:45 am.

****Do not arrive at Camping World before 7 am or you will be turned away.****

If you plan to arrive in Albuquerque on Thursday, we suggest camping  at Enchanted Trails RV Park which is near Camping World.

The campsite parking at the Balloon Fiesta field is random – We do not caravan and park in the order of the first to show up at Camping World.

Official  Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta 2019 Camping Rules & Regulations

Fire Lanes: they are all marked between rows and must be respected
at all times. Please do not block the fire lanes, owners
will be towed at owner’s expense.

Portable Toilets: are available at various locations in the park.
Please leave all supplies for other guests to enjoy.

Potable water: is available prior to check-in at the Standard RV
park. A water vendor is available once an RV is parked. On site
pump-outs will be available for a fee. Absolutely no dumping
of dishpan water, gray water or black water tanks on
ground.

Campfires and BBQ: NO campfires are allowed per the
Albuquerque Fire Dept. You may have a PROPANE BBQ.

Trash: please keep our site clean, place trash in provided receptacles.

Generators: Quiet hours are from 10pm-5am. No operation of
generators during these hours is permitted. Loud field/construction generators
are NOT allowed. “Loud” is determined by the RV field personnel. Generators must be at least 2 feet above the ground when running ( in the truck bed, on a stool, etc).

Scooters, ATVs and Golf Carts : No loud motorized transportation
vehicles allowed. “Loud” is determined by RV field personnel.
Speed limit is 4mph. Operator must be at least 16yrs of age
and must be a licensed driver. These vehicles are not allowed
past the tickets booths at the launch field, no exceptions.

Pets: All pets must be on a leash at all times. Pet litter must be
cleaned up by owners. Pets are not allowed past the ticket
booths. Care should be taken during events, as some pets become
frightened by the sound of balloon burners. If you do not pick up
after your pet, we have the right to ask you to leave. Please do not
walk your pet out of the RV area, especially near businesses on
Washington.

Leveling: Balloon Fiesta does not provide wood for leveling.
Vehicle Washing: Please, do not wash vehicles in RV
parking areas. This includes any cars, trucks or golf carts.