Country star Josh Turner headlining Balloon Fiesta music festival

Posted at: 07/14/2014 1:01 PM
By: Web Staff

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta announced Monday that country hit-maker Josh Turner will headline the 2014 Music Fiesta on Saturday, October 11.

The Music Fiesta will feature a lineup of performances by four different artists after the morning Mass Ascension and before the evening Night Magic Glow.

Josh Turner, one of country music's most recognizable faces with numerous CMA, ACM and Grammy Award nominations, will be the lead performer of the concert scheduled for the last Saturday afternoon of the Balloon Fiesta.

Turner will be joined by another Grammy Award nominee David Nail, Sawyer Brown and County Road 5. 

The Music Fiesta will begin at noon and conclude with Turner's performance, which starts at 4 p.m. Tickets will be available through starting Tuesday, July 15, at 9 a.m. MDT and at Balloon Fiesta Park gates.

Advance tickets will cost $50 for reserved seats and $20 for premier lawn seating. Tickets purchased at the gate will cost $60 for reserved seats and $25 for premier lawn seating. Guests who purchase Music Fiesta tickets can also stay to enjoy the Night Magic Balloon Glow and AfterGlow fireworks presented by the Albuquerque Journal and Comcast Spotlight.

For additional information on Music Fiesta, parking and Park & Ride visit