SFUAD Family Weekend

Oct. 10-12, 2014 in Santa Fe


October 10-12, 2014

$35/person $60/couple $10/Children 8-17 7 and under, free

* there is no charge for your SFUADstudent(s)

Registration Fee includes:

*Registration deadline is October 1

  • Wine & Cheese Reception
  • Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta Admission/Transportation
  • Complimentary passes to The Screen
  • Saturday Lunch
  • Farewell Sunday Brunch
  • SFUAD gift!

To register, call or email: 505-473-6676

*please indicate if you plan to join us for Balloon Fiesta!

Registration may be paid at check-in by check, cash or credit card or in advance by contacting Jeremy Hadley, Bursar at:

Hotels Blocked at:

La Quinta, $85.50/night, 4298 Cerrillos Rd, 505-471-1142

Hyatt Place, $119/night, 4320 Cerrillos Rd, 505-474-7777

Sage Inn, $94/night, 725 Cerrillos Rd, 505-982-5952 (booking code: 3961)

*Must call and reserve by 9/26. Ask for the “SFUAD group rate”


If you need transportation from the Albuquerque Sunport, contact Sandia Shuttle Express at 888.775.5696 or visit

Early car rental reservations are advised due to the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta


Friday, October 10

3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Check –In, Welcome Center (#2 on campus map)

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.Wine & Cheese Reception, Fogelson Library (# 4 on campus map)

Out and About on Campus:

3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Wilderness Acts: Photographs by Michael Berman, Steve Fitch and William Sutton, Marion Center Atrium Gallery (#30 on campus map)

3:00 – 7:00 p.m. Leslie ‘Deft” Gonzales Sculpture and Painting Exhibit [final evening] Fogelson Library Gallery (#4 on campus map)

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.“Harvest” Art Show, Southwest Annex (#5 on campus map)

Saturday, October 12

11:30 – 1:00 p.m. Family Lunch, Campus View Café

2:30 p.m. Departure for Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta (departs from Garson Theater parking lot)

Fiesta Park includes: live musical performances (Country star Josh Turner performs at 4:00pm), Arts & Crafts, food & beverage options, displays and much more
*Buses depart 30 minutes after conclusion of Fireworks display

  • 5:45 pm Balloon Glow
  • 8:00pm AfterGlow™Fireworks Show, presented by Albuquerque Journal andComcast Spotlight

*If you’re not joining us for Balloon Fiesta, a schedule of events around Santa Fe will be provided at check-in!

Sunday, October 13

11:30 – 1:00 p.m.Bon Voyage Brunch, Campus View Café