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Adirondack Balloon Festival 2015

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 17 - 20, 2015! 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.

2015 Balloon Festival Schedule

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Crandall Park, Glens Falls, NY
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Musical Performance from Tailspin
5:00 pm: Opening Ceremonies
5:15 pm: Launch of up to 20 Balloons

Glen Street, Downtown Glens Falls 
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm: Family-Friendly Block Party

Friday, September 18, 2015

Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport, Queensbury, NY
3:00 pm: Gates Open, Craft Fair hosted by ZONTA, Kids' Activities & Food Vendors 
5:00 pm: Launch of up to 80 Balloons, Including Special Shapes

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport, Queensbury, NY
5:00 am - 11:00 am: "Big Balloon Breakfast" - Airport Hangar ($10 adults, $8 seniors, $6 kids)
5:00 am - 7:00 pm: Food Vendors, Craft Fair hosted by ZONTA with 30+ Vendors, & Kids' Activities (Bounce Houses, Rock Climbing Wall, Aircraft Static Display)
6:30 am: Flight of up to 100 Balloons, Including Special Shapes
10:00 am: Bicycle Tour of Airport
1:00 pm - 4:45 pm: Musical Performances
5:00 pm: Flight of up to 100 Balloons, Including Special Shapes
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm: Musical Performances
8:00 pm: "Lighting Up The Night" - Airport Moonglow Featuring 30+ Balloons

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport, Queensbury, NY
5:00 am - 11:00 am: "Big Balloon Breakfast" - Airport Hangar ($10 adults, $8 seniors, $6 kids)
5:00 am - 12:00 pm: Food Vendors, Craft Fair hosted by ZONTA with 30+ Vendors, & Kids' Activities (Bounce Houses, Rock Climbing Wall, Aircraft Static Display)
6:30 am: "Walter's Mass Ascension" - Simultaneous Flight of up to 100 Balloons + Shapes
8:00 am: Catholic Mass in the Entertainment Tent
9:00 am: Protestant Sunday Service in the Entertainment Tent

Crandall Park, Glens Falls, NY
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Musical Performances
5:00 pm: Launch of 20+ Balloons

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