Wednesday, July 4, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM MDT
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Anderson-Abruzzo International Balloon Museum 
9201 Balloon Museum Dr NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113



Madison Block 
Anderson Abruzzo International Balloon Museum Foundation 

Red White & Balloons 2018




We are no longer mailing out tickets! Please pick up the tickets you purchase in the Museum Shoppe by Wednesday, July 4th at noon!  




Celebrate Independence Day at the Balloon Museum for the best family-friendly 4th of July experience in Albuquerque! Enjoy the sounds of the Albuquerque Concert Band at our exclusive patriotic concert on the lawn. Relax and enjoy the best view of Fireworks in Albuquerque!  


  • 5:00 pm - Gates and parking open. 
  • 5:00-6:00 pm - Lawn activities and purchase your tasty treats and beverages. 
  • 6:00-7:00 pm - Stars-N-Stripes Reserved Ticket Dinner in our VIP vewing gallery. Hurry - this will sell out. 
  • 7:00-8:00 pm - Performance by the Albuquerque Concert Band.
  • 8:00-8:30 pm - Lawn activities and enjoy the summer evening with your family and friends! 
  • 8:30-9:00 pm - Exclusive Balloon Glow by Rainbow Ryders. (weather permitting) 
  • 9:00 pm - Fireworks! Enjoy the best view of the fireworks in all of Albuquerque! 

Red, White, and Balloons Package Options


Your LAWN TICKET PACKAGE is the perfect way to experience 4th of July from the Balloon Museum lawn! You will have access to:

  • The Balloon Museum 
  • Lawn Activities
  • The Albuquerque Concert Band's concert

You can bring a picnic or purchase food from food trucks on the lawn. Glass containers and alcohol are not allowed.

A cash bar will be available with all of your favorite drinks to quench your thirst!  

Don't want to sit on the ground? Rent a table for your party! Tables of 4 are $10 each, and tables of 8 are $20 each. Limited number available. 

The exclusive STARS & STRIPES DINNER PACKAGE includes all of the above, plus tasty 4th of July fare catered by The Cooperage. Dinner menu:

Garden Salad w. Fresh Vegetables, Cherry Tomatoes, Ranch Dressing & Homemade Croutons

Fresh Fruit Salad

Sliced Beef Brisket offered w. BBQ Sauce on the side

BBQ Glazed Chicken

BBQ Glazed Hot Links

Mac & Cheese

BBQ Beans

Dinner Rolls & Butter

Peach Cobbler

Chilled Watermelon Slices

Cherry Lemonade

Iced Tea

Iced Water


Please note:  Red, White & Balloons is a rain or shine event.  No Refunds.  Due to Fireworks, please leave pets at home.  Only service animals will be allowed.


**No outside alcoholic beverages will be allowed in the event and all coolers will be inspected at the gate.