Many of the local small businesses tend to rely on the Balloon Fiesta for their largest source of income… It is truly one of the biggest events in Albuquerque after the Gay Pride events in August
One of the reasons why I made the choice to transfer to Albuquerque, New Mexico, is due to the fact that it has legal marijuana available. My friends as well as I have been smoking marijuana since the people I was with and I were little kids. Back during those days, I didn’t realize I was self-medicating with marijuana, but now that I am under the care of a physician, I actually understand that marijuana can unquestionably be helpful for my anxiety. When I found out that New Mexico was going to change the law as well as legalize marijuana consumption, I talked to some close buddies of mine about moving to Albuquerque. We chose Albuquerque because the people I was with and I are legitimately as well as totally into hot air balloons. Every single year during the month of September, there is an international balloon fiesta held in Albuquerque. This event hosts hot air balloons from all over the world. The event is definitely one of the largest festivals in the whole world. The festival started in 1972. During that time, there were only 13 original balloons. Next year for the 50th Anniversary, there will be as many as 1,000 balloons. Each year the Balloon Fiesta grows more as well as more popular all around. Many of the local small businesses tend to rely on the Balloon Fiesta for their largest source of income… It is truly one of the biggest events in Albuquerque after the Gay Pride events in August. There is something thrilling for pretty much everyone in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The community as well as the nightlife are only the tip of the iceberg. This place is absolutely rich in culture as well as spanish influence can be observed in much of the architecture as well as textiles.