Freedom 4th Firecracker Cafe

Enjoy a catered meal and premium parking for the City's 4th of July celebration

at Balloon Fiesta Park

Time: 5:00pm     Day: Friday     Ages: All Ages     Price: $15 - $30
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Enjoy a fantastic meal catered by a Taste of the Wild, food service will be from 5:00- 8:00, but you can remain in the cafe area to enjoy the headliner and fireworks show.

Red Wine Vinegar Marinated Sliced Cucumber and Red Onion Salad

Jicama and Carrot Slaw with Poppy Seed Dressing

Chipotle Honey Glazed BBQ Chicken Quarters

Coil Sausage

Slow Roasted Beef Brisket

Corn on the Cob with Assorted Toppings

Roasted Seasoned Fingerling Russet and Sweet Potatoes

Red Chile Baked Beans

Fresh Melon

Build your own Dessert

(brownies, angel food cake, shortcake; strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, lemon pudding and whipped cream topping)


Water and soda provided at no charge.

Local craft brewery Broken Bottle Brewing will have beer for sale in the Cafe.

Great view of the stage, plenty of seating.

Limited tickets will be available on-site, parking not included.



Your Hold My Ticket receipt will not be accepted as a parking pass. All parking passes will be mailed 1-2 weeks before the event. Please ensure that you provide a valid mailing address at the time of purchase. If coming in from out of town and would like your passes mailed earlier, please contact Eric Werner with the Cultural Services Department at 505-768-3451. (we will not mail to Albuquerque addresses ahead of time) If you still have not received your passes by Wednesday, July 2, please contact Eric, and you will be given instructions on where you can pick up your passes in person. You will not be able to pick up passes the day of the event. Directions to access parking will be on the passes themselves. For question ahead of time, please contact Eric by email,


Ticket Sales will stop on Tuesday, July 1st at 4:30 p.m. in order to provide an accurate count to the Caterer.