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Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum

Situated just off I-25 on the southern edge of Balloon Fiesta Park sits one of Albuquerque’s most beloved cultural landmarks. In front of sweeping views of the Sandia Mountains, the Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum appears as a 60,000-square-foot inflating balloon surrounded by crystal blue skies. Inside, a gleaming glass and steel high bay gallery houses a dazzling display of gondolas, canopies, blimps, dioramas, artifacts, and artwork in countless mediums.

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Congratulating the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta on 50 Years!

Each year, Albuquerque, New Mexico hosts the largest hot air balloon festival in the world—the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. The Fiesta lasts for 9 days in October, and features activities like hot air balloon rides, mass ascensions, balloon glows, local food and art, races, and more. With so much happening, you’ll want to be sure you have a great place to take it all in so you don’t miss anything. In this article, we’ll share some of the best places to watch the Balloon Fiesta.

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Where To Watch the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta Live

Each year, Albuquerque, New Mexico hosts the largest hot air balloon festival in the world—the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. The Fiesta lasts for 9 days in October, and features activities like hot air balloon rides, mass ascensions, balloon glows, local food and art, races, and more. With so much happening, you’ll want to be sure you have a great place to take it all in so you don’t miss anything. In this article, we’ll share some of the best places to watch the Balloon Fiesta.

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50th Anniversary Balloon Fiesta Events

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is the world’s largest hot air balloon festival, lasting for 9 days each October, and drawing in crowds of nearly 1 million visitors each year. This year, however, the Fiesta will be even more spectacular as it celebrates its 50th anniversary. In this article, we’ll highlight some of the best Balloon Fiesta events that will be offered to celebrate the 50th anniversary of this world-renowned occasion.

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What is a Silent Auction?

You’ve most likely heard of a silent auction before. Maybe you’ve even participated in one. Even if you are familiar with silent auctions, there still may be some areas you are unclear about. So, we’re here to answer two important questions: what is a silent auction? and how does a silent auction work?

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How to Make a Hot Air Balloon At Home

Hot air balloons offer a thrilling way to ride through the sky and enjoy looking at the world from a new perspective. That’s why they are often sources of inspiration that motivate and uplift. However, going on an actual ride in a hot air balloon may not always be a realistic option, especially for younger children. So, how can you bring the magic of ballooning to kids? Learn how to make a hot air balloon at home.

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What is a Gala?

Galas are often talked about in relation to celebrity events—like the Met Gala held in New York City every year—or fancy parties from movies and TV. However, galas are much more common than you might think. In this article, we’ll answer some of the most common questions, like what a gala is, what to wear to a gala, and more.

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Top Ways to Show Appreciation to Customers, Vendors, and Employees

Anyone who works with other people—whether those people are customers, employees, or vendors—knows that the quality of your relationships with those people can have a huge impact on your business. And, just like any friendship or romantic relationship, those connections need to be regularly tended and maintained to keep them healthy. Gestures like employee appreciation days or customer appreciation events may require some effort and planning, but they’re almost sure to be worth it in the long run. Below are some ideas for ways you can show appreciation in business relationships with clients, customers, and vendors:

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