Monday, Oct. 5

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Monday, Oct. 5
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* 5:45 to 6:45 a.m. Dawn Patrol

* 7 to 10 a.m. Flying Competition: Balloon Fiesta Hold ’Em presented by Sandia Resort & Casino

10:30 a.m. Burn off a few breakfast calories at Defined Fitness (voted Best Fitness Facility), which brags pools, massive weight rooms, state-of-the-art aerobic equipment and a loaded schedule of classes. If you don’t have a membership, it only costs $10 for a day pass with a valid photo ID. (Multiple locations,

Noon Bring the kids to Flying Star Café’s Bernalillo location Monday through Thursday and they eat for free! The restaurant (voted Best Service in a Casual Restaurant) is open Sunday through Thursday from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. and on Friday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Other locations are scattered throughout the Albuquerque area, and some are open even later. (200 South Camino del Pueblo, Bernalillo, 505-404-2100,

3 p.m. Once lunch has worn off and you’re in need of an afternoon snack, sample the freshly baked goodies at Cravin’ Cookies … and More! (voted Best New Business). The warm snickerdoodles and melty chocolate chips will keep you satisfied. Open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., closed Sundays. (10420 Fourth Street NW, 298-2597,
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