This article describes the plans for the first hot-air balloon race in Albuquerque. This describes the start of the events that led to the formation of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
|Document Type:||Newspaper Article|
|Historical Event:||Major Entertainment Events|
|Sub Event:||Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta|
|Date:||April 4, 1972|
An educational resource for New Mexico high school history programs.