ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Albuquerque is just days away from seeing a sky full of hot air balloons for the 50th Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. So what can you expect from this year’s big event?

KRQE News 13 is taking a closer look at Fiesta’s big 5-0 in an online news special recorded Wednesday, September 28 inside the KRQE News 13 Digital Studio. Over 30 minutes, learn about this year’s event’s new features, returning attractions, what changes you can expect and some of the surprises that are in store.

Looking for more Fiesta news and information? Check out KRQE News 13’s Fiesta news page, at