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New Mexico Tourism Department invites Balloon Fiesta guests to participate in chile family scavenger hunt

Fans of all things New Mexico chile related will have another way to display their pride during Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. The New Mexico Tourism Department is inviting Balloon Fiesta guests and New Mexico residents to participate in a scavenger hunt for limited edition chile decals.

The New Mexico Tourism Department strives to deliver “adventure steeped in culture” to travelers through their New Mexico True brand. The department works alongside industry partners and residents to create jobs as well as grow the state’s economy through tourism.

The department has hidden decals of eight different family members that can be collected. Participants have until the conclusion of the Balloon Fiesta to complete their chile family.

The locations of the chile family members can be found on New Mexico Tourism Department’s website. The decals will be available until the end of Balloon Fiesta on October 13.

The department is also encouraging Balloon Fiesta guests to embrace their inner photographer and visit the most photogenic locations in the state through their 10 Best Photograph Destinations of New Mexico guide.