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Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

When:
Wednesday, October 09, 2019 to Sunday, October 13, 2019
Where:

Contact(s):
Jon Randolph
Category:
AACC-Sponsored Event
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Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta


2019 AACC Albuquerque Balloon Trip


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   IMPORTANT INFORMATION

For anyone going to the Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque please go on line and order your Park and Ride tickets- Coronado Mall location




                         Tentative Agenda

(All times are tentative and depend on what happens during the day, but every attempt to follow the schedule will be made.)

Wednesday October 9

5:30 AM - Meet at the Lowes at the Rim (1 18303 Rim Dr. San Antonio, TX 78257)

5:45 AM - Depart Lowes onto IH10 for Junction

7:45 AM – Depart Junction Restroom Quick Stop for San Angelo Restroom Quick Stop

9:45 AM – Depart San Angelo Restroom Quick Stop  for Big Spring-

11:45 AM –Big Spring Lunch at McAlister’s Deli  1010 Lamesa Hwy Big Spring, TX, 79720 432-558-6468

12:30 PM – Big Spring Gas up!!

12:45 PM  - Depart Big Spring for Brownfield

2:15 PM -  Brownfield Restroom Quick Stop

2:30 PM – Depart Brownfield for Roswell NM

Cross Time Change Brownfield to Roswell

3:30 PM – Roswell N,M  Gas Restroom Stop

4:00 PM- Depart Roswell for Clines Corner

6:00 PM – Clines Corner Restroom Stop

6:30 PM – Depart Clines Corner for Albuquerque NM

7:45 PM – Arrive at Homewood Suites Uptown 7101 Arvada Avenue NE

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Note: Hotel is across the street from Balloon Shuttle and Coronado Mall

Dinner on your own

 Thursday October 10

4:30 AM – Meet in Lobby- walk 0.45 miles to Balloon Fiesta Shuttle Bus

10:00AM   -Return on your own from Balloon Fiesta

12:30 PM –Depart to Unser Racing Museum – we will get to meet All               
                    Unser! www.unserracingmuseum.com

4:00PM – Return to hotel

 Dinner on your own

 Friday October 11

4:30 AM – Meet in Lobby- walk 0.45 miles to Balloon Fiesta Shuttle Bus

10:00AM   -Return on your own from Balloon Fiesta

12:30 PM –Depart to Santa Fe NM

1:30 PM – Arrive Old Town Santa Fe

Shop on your own

5:00PM – Return to Albuquerque and Hotel

Option 5:00 PM eat in Santa Fe return after

 

Saturday October 12

4:30 AM – Meet in Lobby- walk 0.45 miles to Balloon Fiesta Shuttle Bus

10:00AM   -Return on your own from Balloon Fiesta

12:30 PM –Depart to pending

 

5:00PM – Return to Albuquerque and Hotel

 

 

Sunday October 13

6:00 AM - Depart at Homewood Suites

6:20 AM – Drive Route 66 Musical Highway

6:30 AM - Clines Corner Restroom Quick Stop

8:30 AM – Roswell N,M  Restroom Quick Stop

9:00 AM- Depart Roswell for Brownfield

Cross Time Change Brownfield to Roswell

11:00 AM -  Brownfield Restroom Gas Stop

11:30 AM – Depart Brownfield for Big Spring

12:45 PM –Big Spring Lunch at McAlister’s Deli  
                   1010  Lamesa Hwy Big Spring, TX, 79720 432-558-6468

2:45 PM  - Depart Big Spring for San Angelo

4:15 PM- San Angelo Restroom Quick Stop

5:45 PM - Junction Restroom Gas Stop

6:00 PM - Depart for San Antonio!!!!! Thanks for a great trip!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Hotel Booking Info

The group booking link you requested is now ready for use. Simply copy and paste the URL below into your browser to access the exclusive rates available for this group:

Booking Link: 
http://group.homewood-suites.com/AlamoAreaCorvetteClub

Hotel: Homewood Suites by Hilton« Albuquerque Uptown

Group Name: Alamo Area Corvette Club

Arrival Date: 09-Oct-2019

Departure Date: 13-Oct-2019

Please note, the entire URL must be copied and pasted for it to work properly.

https://homewoodsuites3.hilton.com/en/hotels/new-mexico/homewood-suites-by-hilton-albuquerque-uptown-ABQHWHW/index.html

 

Links

https://www.balloonfiesta.com/

http://www.unserracingmuseum.com/

https://www.visitalbuquerque.org/event/albuquerque-international-balloon-fiesta%C2%AE-2019/39748/

https://santafe.org/

http://www.sandiapeak.com/

https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/45182

https://www.visitalbuquerque.org/

POC Contact for event:

Jon Randolph

210-923-9210

Jonran114@gmail.com