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Balloon Fiesta Week in Old Town

Take a break from the balloons with food, shopping and live music in Historic Old Town!

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Balloon Fiesta Week in Old Town 2018

Join us in Historic Old Town during Balloon Fiesta week for free live, local entertainment in the Gazebo daily from noon to 4 p.m.

Enjoy more than 80 local businesses while in Old Town for everything from beautiful paintings and jewelry to Breaking Bad souvenirs, salsa, and much more.

View a map of the Old Town Plaza

This year's Balloon Fiesta runs from Oct. 6-14, 2018. For more information on the Fiesta visit, www.balloonfiesta.com.

Entertainment 

Live entertainment will take place each day from Friday, October 5 to Sunday, October 14 at Plaza Vieja Gazebo in the heart of Albuquerque.

Friday, October 5

  • 12 p.m. - Silver Crow Asylum - Americana/Blues/Jazz
  • 2 p.m. - Calle 66 - Salsa/Merengue/Cumbia

Saturday, October 6

  • 12 p.m. - Trio Los Amigos - Mexican/Latin American
  • 1:30 p.m. - Mariachi Nuevo Sonido - Mariachi
  • 3 p.m. - Baila! Baila! - Traditional Mexican Folk Dance

Sunday, October 7

  • 12 p.m. - Sol De La Noche Trio - Latin World Music
  • 1:30 - Mariachi Tenampa - Mariachi 
  • 3 p.m. - Ballet Folklorico Fiesta Mexicana - Traditional Mexican Folk Dance 

Monday, October 8

  • 12 p.m. - Shelley Morningsong and Fabian Fontenelle - Native American
  • 1:30 p.m. Mariachi Traditional - Mariachi
  • 3 p.m.- Luz de Luna - Spanish

Tuesday, October 9

  • 12 p.m. - Trio Los Amigos - Mexican/Latin American
  • 1:30 p.m. - Mariachi Nuevo Sonido - Mariachi
  • 3 p.m. - Baila! Baila! - Traditional Mexican Folk Dance

Wednesday, October 10

  • 12 p.m. - La Rondalla - New Mexican/Latin American
  • 1:30 p.m. - Mariachi Traditional - Mariachi
  • 3 p.m. - The Brujo Trio - Acoustic Nuevo Flamenco

Thursday, October 11

  • 12 p.m. - Shelley Morningsong and Fabian Fontenelle - Native American
  • 1:30 p.m. - Mariachi Nuevo Sonido - Mariachi
  • 3 p.m. - Mezcla Latina - Latin/Variety

Friday, October 12

  • 12 p.m. - Trio Los Amigos - Mexican/Latin American
  • 1:30 p.m. - Mariachi Tenampa - Mariachi
  • 3 p.m. - Baila! Baila! - Traditional Mexican Folk Dance

Saturday, October 13

  • 12 p.m. - Sun and Fire - Traditional Dance from Jemez Pueblo
  • 12:30 p.m. - Mariachi Nuevo Sonido - Mariachi
  • 1:40 p.m. - Sun and Fire - Traditional Dance from Jemez Pueblo
  • 2:15 p.m. - Luz de Luna - Spanish
  • 3:35 - Sun and Fire - Traditional Dance from Jemez Pueblo

Sunday, October 14

  • 12 p.m. - Lone Pinon - Acoustic New Mexican
  • 1:30 p.m. - Mariachi Tenampa - Mariachi
  • 3 p.m. - Ballet Folklorico Santa Fe - Traditional Mexican Folk Dance

 

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