No, the balloons are visible at 5:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., weather permitting for launches. Balloon glows are at 8:15 p.m., weather permitting. Click here for...
Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 4:09 PM
The hot air balloons are wind and weather dependent. The calm winds necessary for the balloons are found only at sunrise and for the next two hours, as well...
Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 4:00 PM
Yes, tethered rides are available at an additional cost from 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. each day, weather permitting. Rides are on a fi...
Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 4:07 PM
Tethered rides are located on the balloon field, just west of the creek.
Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 4:17 PM
A tethered ride is approximately 3 to 5 minutes (much like the carnival rides).
Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 4:18 PM
Tethered rides can range anywhere between 20 to 80 ft depending on the winds. The pilot will make that decision at the time of the ride.
Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 4:20 PM
Rides are $20 per person. Children 12 years and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 4:21 PM
Due to insurance both on the festival as well as with the balloonists, we are unfortunately unable to offer standard balloon rides.
Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 4:22 PM
Yes, but there are some conditions. The field may be open to spectators depending on safety factors, such as weather and balloon activities. The announcer w...
Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 4:23 PM
We often get asked this question by frustrated would-be attendees. We understand that it is disappointing when you are told that the balloons were cancelled...
Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 4:36 PM