Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta®, October 6th – 14th, 2018

Get the truth! Make an informed decision about your Balloon Fiesta® ride. Flying with Rainbow Ryders from Balloon Fiesta® Park is an unforgettable experience!
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Are you looking for a V.I.P. Balloon Fiesta experience with a private, intimate setting?

Join Rainbow Ryders for a private hot air balloon flight during the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta®. Lift off with us, and hundreds of other hot air balloons during each morning’s ascension. Enjoy a hassle free experience with The Ryders Club package upgrade, including parking and admission tickets in advance, and express check in.

Relax in the Ryders Club lounge and enjoy our Rise and Shine Breakfast from ABQ’s local bakers and chefs. Receive the Rock Star treatment with V.I.P. escort to your balloon ride as well as Q & A with our Chief Pilots and exclusive Ryders Club gift package.

Rainbow Ryders is the ONLY company authorized to give balloon rides from BALLOON FIESTA® PARK for the world’s largest balloon event, the ALBUQUERQUE INTERNATIONAL BALLOON FIESTA®. All other RIDE companies launch a minimum of five miles from Balloon Fiesta® Park. Fly with Rainbow Ryders and you’re a midst all the action!

Rainbow Ryders has been providing flights year-round in Albuquerque for the past 35 years – and we’re celebrating our 19th year as the Official Ride Operator.

Join us for a fun-filled week of mass ascensions, competitive flights, special shapes rodeo’s and balloon glows, and key grab events.

Don’t miss this opportunity to launch with hundreds of colorful balloons from the Balloon Fiesta® field aloft the enchanting skies Albuquerque!