What are you waiting on??

Be the wise one and make your plans NOW to attend the 2016 Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta. With over 500 hot air balloons from nearly 20 countries, this event is THE place to be in early October. Packed with activities and colorful shows, it's a great weekend...

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Where’s a Cop when you need one??

RIGHT HERE!  At the Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta you'll find a hot cop and many other animated characters as part of the Special Shape balloons on display. This year's event takes place in just a couple of weeks:  October 1-9.  The theme for this year is...

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Traffic Jam!

When 550 hot air balloons take off from the same place at nearly the same time, there's bound to be a traffic jam somewhere! Billed as the largest hot air balloon event in the world, the Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta has something for everyone. At Fiesta, you'll...

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The Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta

It's coming fast!   Make your flight arrangements NOW ! ALBUQUERQUE HOT AIR BALLOON FIESTA:   OCTOBER 1-9, 2016 And spend LESS time researching and more time DOING at the festival by buying the Fun Excursions In A Box Guide for Fiesta. It's well worth the $20 price...

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Get Fired UP!

Your Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta experience includes being able to talk with the pilots as they 'fire up' their balloons for launch or a night glow. You can walk between balloons as they ready to lift off and cheer the pilot and passengers as they ascend into...

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Don’t Be Squeezed by Time……..

GET SQUEEZED BY BALLOONS !    At the Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, you can get squeezed if you're not paying attention during a mass ascension. With 208 launch sites side by side at the airfield, there's little room between balloons as they are being inflated....

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The KING’s Gold Car…..

So what is the significance of Elvis Presley's gold car? Perhaps more than any other car he owned, the gold-trimmed 1960 Series 75 Fleetwood Cadillac convertible limousine embodied and expressed Elvis's stardom and wealth.  He had a flamboyant taste and almost...

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the KING …..of course

Who owned this car and why is it significant?  YES, it was Elvis Presley's. When Elvis Presley became rock'n'roll's first superstar in the mid-1950s, one of the first things he did to celebrate his newfound fame and fortune was to buy two Cadillac limousines — a pink...

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More Nashville Trivia…..

Who owned this car and why is it significant?  Here are a couple of hints. The owner: is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame appeared only once at the Grand 'Ol Opry because he/she "didn't fit the program" was signed in 1954 by Sun Records to broaden their...

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The Aquarium

Yesterday's Trivia Question showed an underwater scene with fish and sting rays and asked whether the photo was taken....... A. At the Atlanta Aquarium B. At the Chattanooga Aquarium C. At the Nashville Zoo Aquarium D. At a Nashville restaurant called The Aquarium...

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Wednesday Trivia Question

Where was this photo taken? A. At the Atlanta Aquarium B. At the Chattanooga Aquarium C. At the Nashville Zoo Aquarium D. At a Nashville restaurant called The Aquarium

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Nashville’s Union Station: The Grandeur of the Steam Age

To appreciate the unique history of Nashville’s Union Station, you need to turn back the clock to the steam train era – when travel was considered exotic and passengers dressed in their “Sunday Best” would gather in huge terminals with soaring Victorian architecture,...

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Nashville: A City with History & Making History

Most people are aware of the tremendous history Nashville has for making Country music. However, Nashville has many other interesting historical memories as well. Take for example this National Historic Landmark, the former Union Station train terminal which is now a...

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Not to be confused with Trump University !!

While both are headlined to be prestigious institutions, the seeds of learning are far more fruitful in Elf Academy. Here positive words of support and spreading of good cheer are encouraged right down the vine. Contrast this with the spreading of _______ at Trump...

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Four Your Paws Only

With their entry of "Couch Potatoes", the Four Your Paws Only pet supply store illustrates a great example of how businesses combine creativity to promote their business during the Return of the Pumpkin People festival in Jackson, NH. Organized annually by the local...

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