Join us for one or all of our hot air balloon events! (All balloon events are weather permitting)

Friday, August 31:

  • 7 p.m. – Opening Ceremony with Stars and Stripes and Tethered Rides begin
  • 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. “Glow Show”
    • A “Glow Show” is when the hot air balloons inflate and light themselves from within.  Pilots will coordinate “all burns” where they fire their burners at the same time for a breathtaking “Glow Show.” Weather permitting.

Saturday, September 1:

  • 6:30 a.m. – “Mass Ascension”
    • Around sunrise all hot air balloons will take off at the same time for their morning flights.  Weather permitting.
  • 7 p.m. – Tethered Rides begin
  • 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  “Glow Show”
    • A “Glow Show” is when the hot air balloons inflate and light themselves from within.  Pilots will coordinate “all burns” where they fire their burners at the same time for a breathtaking “Glow Show.” Weather permitting.

Sunday, September 2:

  • 6:30 a.m. – “Mass Ascension”
    • Around sunrise all hot air balloons will take off at the same time for their morning flights.  Weather permitting.