We are happy to announce that tethered rides will be available at this year’s festival and will benefit the Kyle, Buda Kiwanis Club!
Festival attendees can purchase tickets on-site for $25 per person at the tethered ride tent, located in the balloon field near the lake. Tethered rides will be offered Friday and Saturday evenings from 7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. (Weather permitting).
**Advance tickets will not be sold and we will not sell actual hot air balloon rides.**
Tickets will be sold on a first come, first serve basis and at the individual pilot’s discretion. Two hot air balloons will be available to provide tethered rides and can accommodate approximately 6-8 passengers per ride (depending on height and weight). Announcements will be made from the Main Stage when tethered rides open and close.
Tethered rides will be offered Friday and Saturday evenings only.
Tickets: only available for purchase on-site – Cash Only
*Everyone who wants a tethered ride will be required to sign a waiver*
Passengers Requirements: At least 54 inches tall and must be able to get into a hot air balloon gondola (basket). Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian and must sign a release for the child. All passengers must be in good health. NOTE: These balloons are not certified by the Federal Aviation Administration to carry wheelchairs.