$7.50 – $200

Northeast Balloon Festival

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Hampshire Hills

50 Emerson Road

Milford, NH 03055

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The Northeast Balloon Festival will take place on Labor Day Weekend from Saturday, September 1 - Monday, September 3, 2018 at Hampshire Hills in Milford, NH. Attendees will experience a weekend full of Hot Air Balloons, Tethered Rides, Jump in the Basket, Run through Balloons and Nighttime Balloons Glowing in the Dark. 30+ of New Englands Top Food Trucks will offer gourmet varieties from Tacos and BBQ to Poutine and Cupcakes. Alcoholic Beverages include Beer, Wine, Cider & cocktails. Entertainment includes the region's Top Performing Musical Artists, Handmade Artisans, Carnival Rides & Games!!!

TIME: Labor Day Weekend
Friday, September 1, 2018 from 5 AM to 10 PM
Saturday, September 2, 2018 from 5 AM to 10 PM
Sunday, September 3, 2018 from 5 AM to 8 PM

TICKETS: FREE AGES 12 AND UNDER
Advance General Admission: $7.50
(50% OFF!!! - Regular Price: $15)
Advance 3-Day Weekend Admission: $20
(50% OFF!!! - Regular Price: $40)
Weekend 2-Day Camping: $200

BALLOON RIDES: WEATHER PERMITTING
Individual Balloon Rides start at $275. Balloon Rides must be scheduled with individual Balloon Pilots - more information to come. General Admission is NOT included with purchase of Balloon Rides.

TETHERED BALLOON RIDES: WEATHER PERMITTING
Tethered Balloon Rides will take place all day! Tethered Rides are $20 per person!

RV CAMPING: Easy access to balloon viewing, food, beverages and entertainment
Weekend Camping Passes - Saturday & Sunday: $200 (LIMITED)

FEATURING:
Balloon Rides & Activities
30+ Gourmet Food Trucks
Alcoholic Beverages, including Beer, Wine, Cider & Cocktails
Top Performing Musical Performers
Handmade Artisan Craft Vendors
Amusement Rides & Games
Balloon Photo Contest - Rules TBA on website

BALLOON SCHEDULE:

Saturday, September 1, 2018

5AM Pilot Briefing
6 AM – 7:30 AM Balloon Flights
6 AM – 8 PM Balloon Tether Rides
(Weather Permitting)

10AM – 4PM Walk Through Inside of Balloon
12 PM – 2 PM Show and Tell: Balloon History with Pilots
2 PM – 4 PM Balloon Rodeo
4 – 5 PM Kids Balloon Kit Take-off

5 PM Pilot Briefing
6 PM Balloon Flight

8:30 – 9 PM Gather for Balloon Glows
9 - 10 PM Balloon Glows
Candle Stick Illumination during uncooperative weather (Basket & Burner)

10 PM Day Ends

Sunday, September 2, 2018

5AM Pilot Briefing
6 AM – 7:30 AM Balloon Flights
6 AM – 8 PM Balloon Tether Rides
(Weather Permitting)

10AM – 4PM Walk Through Inside of Balloon
12 PM – 2 PM Show and Tell: Balloon History with Pilots
2 PM – 4 PM Balloon Rodeo
4 – 5 PM Kids Balloon Kit Take-off

5 PM Pilot Briefing
6 PM Balloon Flight

8:30 – 9 PM Gather for Balloon Glows
9 - 10 PM Balloon Glows
Candle Stick Illumination during uncooperative weather (Basket & Burner)

10 PM Day Ends

Monday, September 3, 2018

5AM Pilot Briefing
6 AM – 7:30 AM Balloon Flights
6 AM – 8 PM Balloon Tether Rides
(Weather Permitting)

10AM – 4PM Walk Through Inside of Balloon
12 PM – 2 PM Show and Tell: Balloon History with Pilots

5 PM Pilot Briefing
6 PM Balloon Flight

8 PM Day Ends


*SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

GENERAL ADMISSION DOES NOT INCLUDES BALLOON RIDES, FOOD & BEVERAGES OR AMUSEMENT RIDES

THIS EVENT IS RAIN OR SHINE.

THERE ARE NO REFUNDS

OUTSIDE FOOD & BEVERAGES ARE NOT ALLOWED

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Hampshire Hills

50 Emerson Road

Milford, NH 03055

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