celebrating the 40th Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
edited by Kim Vesely, Dick Brown, Tom McConnell, and Paul Rhetts
192 pages 192 illustrations
Albuquerque and the world will celebrate the 40th Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta® in 2011! The Balloon Fiesta will celebrate this special milestone with the release of a new official book documenting the history, color, and excitement of the world’s grandest ballooning showcase. The full-color book features almost two hundred photos from the world’s most photographed event, highlighting some of the most exciting moments in our rich history. This book is a great way to remember your favorite balloons, events, and most of all the people who helped shape this spectacular event.
Book Launch Event: Tuesday, June 14, 5-7pm, Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum, 9201 Balloon Museum Dr. NE
Book signing: Saturday, July 9, 3-4pm, Bookworks, 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque
Book signing: Saturday, Oct. 1, 2-4pm, Treasure House Books, Old Town, 2012 S. Plaza NW, Albuquerque