CATEGORY: Albuquerque

Making the Most of your Albuquerque Visit

August 5, 2019

Come for the Fiesta, stay for the irresistible Land of Enchantment! Let’s talk about what to do while you’re in town for the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta! From October 5th-13th, tens of thousands of visitors will flock to Albuquerque for the largest hot air balloon festival in the world! If you’re one of them, perhaps…

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Best of the City Contest

July 10, 2019

Please make sure to vote for Rainbow Ryders in the Best of the City Contest hosted by Albuquerque the Magazine! Rainbow Ryders Hot Air Balloon Co. has been a part of the Albuquerque community for 38 years! We love our community and we are proud to be a part of this city. The Best of…

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Customer Spotlight: Cherie Milarcik

November 16, 2018

Every year, people flock from all over the world to attend the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta ®. While they all have their own stories and special occasions for attending this unique bucket list event, one in particular stood out.                                …

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Recap of the 2018 Albuquerque International Balloon ®

November 8, 2018

As the official sponsors of the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta ®, Rainbow Ryders has the privilege of being the only commercial operator to fly passengers directly from the Fiesta grounds during each mass ascension every morning.   Here are some of our favorite pictures from this year’s Balloon Fiesta:   Have any pictures from this…

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Bucket List Holiday Party

September 24, 2018

  At Rainbow Ryders Hot Air Balloon Co. we can elevate your events…literally! We are able to accommodate large groups in our balloons located in Phoenix and Albuquerque. Imagine flying over a breathtaking desert landscape and looking over to your right just as the sun begins to peak through the mountains. Now imagine this breathtaking…

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A Hidden Gem

August 18, 2018

Expedia recently released an article that reveals the “Most Under-the-Radar Cities in America“. There are many hidden gems throughout the US that truly show the beauty and wonders of the world, and we are proud to say that Albuquerque is one of them. “In every direction from Albuquerque the views are heavenly.” Albuquerque is iconically…

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Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

April 24, 2018

Did you know there are approximately 30,000 Americans living with Cystic Fibrosis? They are moms, dads, sisters, brothers, daughters, sons, friends and co-workers who struggle every day just to breathe. Currently there is no cure for this rare, genetic disease. The Great Strides Cystic Fibrosis Foundation wants to change that. Each year they host a…

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Best of the City

December 12, 2017

Rainbow Ryders is proud to announce that we were a 2017 Best of the City winner! We are very happy to have been able to receive this honor and love what we do in the gorgeous Land of Enchantment. The Rainbow Ryders team attended the 2017 Best of the City party, complete with a raffle…

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Dream Destination – The Duke City

March 28, 2017

  Albuquerque, New Mexico, otherwise known as The Duke City, is becoming its own icon of New Mexico. The metropolitan is growing at lightening speed, implementing brewery’s, museums, and some of the best places to dine among the land of enchantment. Hot air balloons are also a huge attraction because of the tremendous turnout at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta®.…

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