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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

March 5 - Sept 3

  • Tuesday to Sunday - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Monday - CLOSED

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


505-768-6043 (event office x3)

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)


Spring 2024 - March 5th to May 24th

  • Monday - CLOSED
  • Tuesday to Sunday - 9 am to 6 pm
  • CLOSED - Sunday, March 31, 2024

Summer 2024 - May 25th to September 1st

  • Monday - CLOSED
  • Tuesday to Thursday - 9 am to 8 pm
  • Friday to Saturday - 9 am - 9 pm
  • Sunday - 9 am - 7 pm
  • CLOSED - July 2 - 5, 2024

Balloon Fiesta 2024 - September 2nd to October 31st


Fall 2024 - November 1st to November 30th

  • Monday - CLOSED
  • Tuesday to Sunday - 9 am to 6 pm

Winter 2024 - December 1st to March 2025


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.