One of the best places to watch the Balloon Fiesta will again be the Steel Bender patio.
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is a big, wild event, and that can often include the task of getting in and out of the park, finding food to eat, something to drink, and so on. Two years ago, Steel Bender Brewyard provided a bit of an alternative, inviting everyone over early in the morning to sit on the patio and enjoy the mass ascension with a beer and burrito in hand.
Balloons & Brews returns to the Brewyard starting this Saturday, with a few changes from the past two years. For the most, though, it is the same fun experience with a much smaller crowd than the Fiesta itself, and it all kicks off this Saturday at 7 a.m.
Steel Bender co-owner/marketing director Shelby Chant said she was receiving plenty of inquiries about the event long before it was ever posted.
“It’s really great to hear that the word has gotten out whether it’s through advertising or word of mouth,” she said. “I ha
Source: NM Dark Side Brew Crew
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