Bristol International Balloon Fiesta
The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is now in its 39th year and is Europe’s largest ballooning event. It’s a spectacular, free, four days of fun for the whole family from Thursday 10th – Sunday 13th August 2017.
The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta attracts over 100 hot air balloon teams from all over the world with 500,000 members of the public attending over the four days of the event.
Be part of the amazing array of balloons of all different shapes, sizes and colours by taking to the skies or just watch the spectacle safely on terra-firma!
Mass launches are made twice a day, at 6am and 6pm, subject to weather conditions. The other popular events is the night glow, when balloons are inflated and glow to music after dark. These are held on the opening Thursday night at approx 9:30pm, followed by a spectacular fireworks display. There is another night glow at the same time followed by the fireworks on the Saturday night.
For more information about the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta click on the link or on the logo below.