Carolina Balloonfest

Friday October 19 3 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 

Saturday October 20 7 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. 

Sunday October 21 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Carolina BalloonFest is a three-day weekend of family-fun with special shapes, mass ascensions, hot air balloon competitions, hot air balloon flights, tethered balloon rides, a Saturday evening balloon glow, entertainment on twostages, a wine & craft beer garden, kids zone, walk-in balloon, pilot meet & greet, artisan village & marketplace, and a variety of festival foods. Bring cameras, blankets and lawn chairs. Hot air balloon flights are scheduled twice daily: early morning & late afternoon. All ballooning activities including static display, tethered rides and balloon flights are weather-dependent. The decision to inflate hot air balloons is made just prior to the scheduled ballooning activity. Please read parking instructions on website. 


Children age 12 and younger admitted free.

Ticket range: $5 to $300 

Jul-22-18 3:00 pm - Oct-21-18 8:00 pm