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Golf Center at Balloon Fiesta Park

Practice your golf at one of Albuquerque's premiere practice facilities.

putters at GTC

Hours of Operation

Spring/Summer March - Sept 4th 2023

  • Tuesday to Sunday - 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Monday - CLOSED
  • CLOSED Sunday, April 9th
  • CLOSED July 2th, 3th, 4th & 5th

Closed Balloon Fiesta Sept 4th to Nov. 1st 2023


Fall Nov. 1st - Nov. 30th, 2023 Weather Permitting:

  • Tuesday to Sunday - 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Monday - CLOSED
  • November 23rd  & 24th Closed

Winter Dec. 1st - March 2024:


Golf and Event Center is CLOSED on the Thursday and Friday of Thanksgiving.

Driving Range & 6-hole Course closed on Mondays for routine maintenance.

Range Balls are sold up to 30 minutes before to closing.


9401 Balloon Museum NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113



Located North of the Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum, enjoy majestic views as you practice your golf skills. Thirty-five lit tee boxes are available with distances up to 400 yards for day or night driving practice.

The Pitch & Putt 6-hole course offers fairways that are 65-185 yards in length, practice putting, and chipping on the greens. Pitch & Putt is a perfect course to learn the basics. The Golf Center offers children's programs that include golf camps, and half-price Pitch & Putt. 

Visit our retail shop for your golfing needs including equipment rentals and golf accessories.


Pitch & Putt 6 Hole Short Course. Unlimited play: $6

Rent for an Event: 6 Hole Pitch & Putt or Driving Range All Day rental: $1,200 (Refundable damage deposit: $500)


The Golf Center is closed September and October to prepare and clean up for the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.

The Center is closed the first week of July.

For our golf customers seeking alternatives during the off-season, the City operates four full-service municipal golf courses (90 holes of golf) and four driving ranges that are open 364 days a year. The Parks and Recreation Department encourages our Golf Center customers to take advantage of the driving ranges at Arroyo del Oso, Los Altos, Puerto del Sol, and Ladera Golf Courses.

Lost & found

Please check with the office for lost items or call 505-768-6043.