Elephant Butte Balloon Regatta and Kite Flying Event

Elephant Butte Lake Annual Balloon Regatta Photo by Julia Cooper The blue skies over Elephant Butte Lake will be dotted with CFO’s (colorful flying objects) during the weekend of April 21-22, 2001. Hot air balloons and kites will soar into the sky early Saturday morning, weather permitting, and will repeat their colorful performance early Sunday morning. The Elephant Butte Balloon Regatta is a unique event in that each hot air balloon is teamed with a boat and its crew.  Balloons [...] Read more »