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Hot Air Balloon Festival

We attend many hot air balloon festivals to meet you in person, give balloon rides and help you create lasting and unique memories. Come join us in person, meet your balloon crew and hop in a basket for a hot air balloon ride of your very own!

Albuquerque Balloon Festival
Aerogelic Ballooning has no affiliation with the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta®.

We are located 4 or more miles away from the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta © Reduced Prices for hot air Balloon Rides during the Albuquerque New Mexico Hot Air Balloon Festival As a further benefit to our passengers (and to encourage more people to ride!) Aerogelic Ballooning will be offering balloon rides for the reduced price of Only $249 per person. As usual, these rides include the "Balloon Champagne fiesta" with your choice of either champagne or sparkling cider. Not Just Hot Air Balloon Rides Although Everyone HAS to go for a hot air balloon ride during the worlds biggest hot air balloon festival! Events while in Albuquerque are not limited to only hot air balloon rides. During the Albuquerque hot air ballooning events, they have a wide variety of things for everyone to do, from AIBF Chainsaw Carving Invitational to fireworks shows to balloon glows, and even the hot air balloon Mass Ascension. While the events slow down at the balloon festival grounds there are many other things to in Albuquerque, New Mexico such the Sandia Peak Aerial tram, the Rio Grande Arts & Crafts Festival, the American Indian Arts Festival, the Natural History & Science Museum, or check out the Albuquerque Indian Pueblo cultural center. Book Now!

About the Annual Arizona Balloon Classic
The Arizona Hot Air Balloon Classic – Arizona’s Premier Hot Air Balloon Race & Festival is an annual hot air balloon event held in Phoenix, Arizona; It is generally scheduled to start on the third Friday in January, But this year it will start on January 26th, 2018 and last for 3 days. The Arizona Balloon Classic is in its seventh year, and is slowly evolving into what we all hope exceeds even the world-famous Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta.

With growing numbers of balloonists coming to the Arizona Balloon Classic this winter, the schedule is loaded with events for this hot air balloon festival. Spectators are invited to explore the fields as the hot air balloons are filled and chat, or take a ride with the expert balloon pilots and crews. Launches taking place at sunrise and evening static night glow displays at sunset. So, you are sure to not miss the hot air ballooning experience when you come. To make sure, there is plenty food & fun for everyone from your favorite festival foods to retail shopping? There will be a large variety of retail vendors from all over the southwest. The FAMILY FUN ZONE will be even bigger and better this year with attractions for the WHOLE family. Hot air balloon rides, hot air balloon tether rides, merchandise, sampling, and many other exciting events. For additional details and updates visit: or

2018 Information
Goodyear Ballpark | 1933 S Ballpark Way Phoenix, AZ
January 26th, 27th and 28th
Flights for this festival will be $195 per guest

Other Festivals

Come visit us at these festivals too!

Prescott Valley Balloon Festival
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Held in conjunction with the Prescott Valley Days summer carnival and celebration (in Prescott, Arizona), the festival will feature flights on Saturday and Sunday mornings plus a glow on Saturday night. Food, music, carnival games, and lots of fun!

White Sands Balloon Invitational
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White Sands Balloon Invitational. A rally that flies over the white gypsum dunes of the White Sands National Monument. This event is held in mid September.

Red Rock Balloon Rally
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Held annually the first week of December in Gallup, New Mexico. 180 balloons fly the ancient canyon walls of Red Rock State Park.

Page Lake Powell Balloon Regatta
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The Chamber at Page Lake Powell hosts the annual Vendor Fair during the Page ... of hot air balloons peacefully ascending into the clear Arizona sky against a backdrop so wondrous and unique.

Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair
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Over 50 balloons will be drifting over The London Bridge and dipping into Lake Havasu. Fun and free for the kids! Hot Air Balloon Festival & Fair.

Colorado River Crossing Hot Air Balloon Festival
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one of Yuma, AZ's premier fall events. The hot air festival attracts some of the most colorful and unique balloons from the West and Southwest.

Bluff International Balloon Festival
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Flights over Bluff, Utah on Friday, and Saturday, and Sunday balloon flight over Valley of the Gods along with Saturday hot air balloon glow.

Cortez Rendezvous Hot Air Balloon Rally
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The Cortez, Colorado hot air Balloon Festival celebrates three colorful days, hot air balloons launch from Parque de Vida in Cortez, Colorado.