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Adirondack Balloon Festival 2014

Adirondack Balloon Festival - Balloon Launch Dozens of hot air balloons float over the Adirondack countryside at the annual Adirondack Balloon Festival.

ADIRONDACKS NY -- The Adirondack Balloon Festival is September 18 - 21, 2014! Come witness the wonder as hot air balloons of all colors, shapes and sizes set launch all at once over the Adirondack countryside at several events throughout the weekend. An awe-inspiring event for children and adults alike, the Adirondack Balloon Festival is fun and FREE to attend.

Thursday, September 18, 2014
EVENTS AT CRANDALL PARK, GLENS FALLS, NY
4:30-6:30 pm  Musical Performance by the Stony Creek Band
5 pm Opening Ceremonies
5:15 pm  Launch of up to 20 balloons and tethered balloon rides
6-9:30 pm City of Glens Falls Block Party featuring

Walk-about balloon, balloon baskets on display, car show, and kid’s activities!

Friday, September 19, 2014
EVENTS AT FLOYD BENNETT MEMORIAL AIRPORT, QUEENSBURY, NY
3pm Craft Fair hosted by ZONTA, kid’s activities and Food Vendors
5pm Balloon Launch – 80+ balloons including special shapes
Saturday, September 20, 2014

EVENTS AT FLOYD BENNET MEMORIAL AIRPORT, QUEENSBURY, NY

5-11am “Big Balloon Breakfast” – Airport Hangar  $8.00 adults, $6.00 seniors
6am-7pm Food vendors open for business, Craft Fair hosted by ZONTA with 30+ vendors
Kids activities, including bounce houses, rock climbing wall!
10am Bicycle Tour of airport sponsored by Warren County Safe and Quality Bicycling Organization
2 – 4:45 pm Local Band performances
5pm Flight of up to 100 Balloons
8pm “LIGHTING UP THE NIGHT”- MOONGLOW FEATURING 20+ BALLOONS BRING YOUR FLASHLIGHTS!!

Sunday, September 21, 2014

EVENTS AT FLOYD BENNET MEMORIAL AIRPORT, QUEENSBURY, NY

5am- 11am "Big Balloon Breakfast" - Airport Hanger $8.00 adults, $6.00 seniors
6am- 12pm Food vendors open for business, Craft Fair hosted by ZONTA with 30+ vendors, kids activities, including bounce houses, rock climbing wall, aircraft display
6:30am "Walter's Mass Ascension" simultaneous Flight of up to 100 Balloons
8am Catholic Mass in the Entertainment tent
9am Protestant Sunday Service in the Entertainment tent
2pm- 5pm Jonathan Newell Band performs (at Crandall Park)
5pm Launch of 20+ Balloons (at Crandall Park)

Please Note:

ALL BALLOON LAUNCHES SCHEDULED ARE WEATHER PERMITTING. Please check with the official Adirondack Balloon Festival organization if you are unsure about weather conditions and their effect on the festival.

No dogs or pets are allowed at the Adirondack Balloon Festival