Tuesday, July 4, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM MDT
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Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum 
9201 Balloon Museum Dr NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113

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Sarah Hough 
Anderson Abruzzo International Balloon Museum Foundation 


4th of July Fare, Fireworks & Fun!


The perfect place to be on Independence Day!


CELEBRATE the 4th of July at the Balloon Museum

  • FUN for the whole family! Lawn Activities
  • AVOID the crowds! Exclusive experience with limited number of tickets available.
  • GET YOUR TOES TAPPING to the patriotic tunes of the Albuquerque Concert Band.
  • CASH bar.
  • BRING a picnic** or enjoy traditional Independence Day favorites. Food Trucks on site. 
  • INDULGE in an exclusive meal at our reserved Stars-N-Stripes Dinner. Tasty 4th of July fare catered by The Cooperage included with Reserve Ticket. 
  • EXCLUSIVE Balloon Glow by Rainbow Ryders. (weather permitting) 
  • PREPARE to be awed by the BEST VIEW of the Fiesta Field Fireworks Show.

Book now - Before tickets sell out!


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Online Ticket Sales will close a week prior to the event. Tickets after that must be purchased in person at the Gift Shoppe. 

CALL SARAH AT 505-880-0500

EMAIL AT sarah.hough@balloonmuseum.com 

VISIT the Balloon Museum Gift Shoppe during normal business hours.

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


  • 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! 

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.


  1. Admission:
    • Lawn Tickets:
    • Adults (age 12+) - $10
    • Children (11 and younger) - Free 
    • VIP Stars & Stripes Dinner *ALL AGES (Includes Lawn Ticket)- $30
  2. Reserve a Lawn Table with 4 chairs - $10
  3. Reserve a Lawn Table with 8 chairs -$20

Balloon Museum Parking Lot Pass - $10
*Parking pass is required for anyone arriving by car. City Event parking is not guaranteed to be near the Museum. 

Tickets and Parking Passing will be mailed out in June.