Yoda from "Star Wars" delights spectators at the 2014 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. He, his friend Darth Vader and 548 other balloons – almost 100 of which are special shape balloons – return to Albuquerque the first week of October.

Albuquerque’s Greatest Show On (and Above) Earth

Albuquerque’s azure skies become a surreal sight in early October, as dragons, cows, princesses and even Darth Vader and Yoda take flight during the annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in New Mexico. Sponsored by Canon this year the themed “Where Dreams Take Flight,” the world’s largest balloon festival and most photographed event on the planet […]

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