There may be some delays in room readiness as the hotel is usually full all during the event.Dinner: Dinner at the hotel from 6:00-7:00 PMEvening: From 7:00-8:30 PM, we'll have a program orientation and introductions, plus a short video about the Balloon Fiesta.Lodging: MCM Elegante HotelMeals Included: Dinner
We'll return to the hotel for some leisure time before departing for our lunch destination.Lunch: Lunch at a selected restaurantAfternoon: After lunch, we'll visit the art museum at the National Hispanic Cultural Center.
We'll then return to the hotel, where we'll hear an expert lecture about hot-air ballooning, followed by our program closing.
At 5:00 PM, the bus will depart for Balloon Fiesta Park.Dinner: Dinner will be "on our own" at Balloon Fiesta Park. There are many vendors selling food and drink at the park, so there will be many choices.Evening: As soon as it begins to get dark, all the balloons will inflate in the darkness for the Special Shape Glowdeo, followed by the AfterGlow Fireworks Show.
Bus will depart for the hotel after the fireworks show.Lodging: MCM Elegante HotelMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Hotel offers free shuttle service to Albuquerque International Sunport.
Checkout time is 12:00 PM.Breakfast: Hotel dining room..
Breakfast this morning will be the last meal provided during this program.Meals Included: Breakfast