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30th White Sands Balloon Invitational 2024

Witness colorful hot air balloons against the picturesque backdrop

Dates: September, 2024 (unconfirmed)

30th White Sands Balloon Invitational

We hardly believe there is anything more mesmerizing than a collection of colorful hot air balloons flying over the white dunes of White Sands National Monument. So, save the date for the 30th White Sands Balloon Invitational, scheduled annually for early September. Now, let's see what's in for you!

What is this festival about?

The 30th White Sands Balloon Invitational is an iconic event, which takes place in the breathtaking surroundings of White Sands, New Mexico. Hot air balloons float majestically above the blue skies, casting a captivating shadow across the white gypsum dunes. Over the years, the 30th White Sands Balloon Invitational has grown to be a much-loved tradition, drawing balloon aficionados from all over the area and even worldwide.

What you should expect

In addition to the exhilaration of breathtaking balloon ascents, the 30th White Sands Balloon Invitational promises a wide range of activities. Live music, food stalls, kid-friendly activities, and balloon glows (lit balloons casting a magnificent glow against the night sky) are all featured during the event. This historic edition brilliantly encapsulates the spirit of community and adventure, making it a must-attend for everyone looking for a unique and unforgettable experience in the heart of the breathtaking White Sands region. All balloon activities and events are weather permitting. So, don't forget to book your accommodation in advance and have a terrific time!

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