HOW DO WE BOOK A BALLOON FLIGHT?
Pilots and balloons are listed on website, contact pilot directly. Pilot will arrange date, time, location and payment
HOW LONG IS A BALLOON FLIGHT?
Flights are approximately 30 to 60 minutes
WHEN DO BALLOONS FLY?
Flights are at 6:00am and 6:00om (weather and direction permitting) winds are lighter at these times
HOW DOES A BALLOON WORK?
Three components: basket, burner and envelope. Propane is used to heat up the envelope giving it a lift. There is a vent at the top of the envelope that the pilot can open to release hot air so the balloon can come back to land.
HOW TALL OR OLD DOES A CHILD HAVE TO BE TO DO A FLIGHT IN A BALLOON?
A child should be over 10 years old and at least 45 inches tall, all passengers must be able to stand for one hour, and be able to get in and out of the basket unassisted. All children must be with an adult.
HOW TALL OR OLD DOES A CHILD HAVE TO BE TO DO A TETHERED RIDE?
At the discretion of the pilot. Anyone doing a tether or flight must be able to get in or out unassisted.
CAN WE BOOK TETHERED RIDES IN ADVANCE?
Unfortunately no, balloons will form lines for visitors who want a ride.
HOW MUCH DOES A BALLOON RIDE COST?
$325 Per Person (Book with pilot)
HOW MUCH DOES A TETHER RIDE COST?
$20 Per Person (Book with pilot)
HOW DO I GET BACK TO THE FESTIVAL AFTER MY BALLOON RIDE?
Transportation is provided by the pilot (chase vehicle)
DOES MY BALLOON RIDE INCLUDE ADMISSION INTO THE EVENT?
yes, pilots will issue boarding passes to be shown at gate
WHERE WILL MY BALLOON LAND?
We have no steering wheel, so we go where the wind goes.