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Hot air ballooning starts return across Europe

16/06/2020 Mark Hot Air Balloon News

The recent lockdown has presented a challenging obstacle to hot air balloon enthusiasts across the world.

21st November – Happy Montgolfier Day! 236 Years since first balloon flight!

21/11/2019 Jo Bailey General, Hot Air Balloon News, Hot Air Balloon Rides, News

The 21st November marks the 236th Anniversary for the first untethered hot air balloon flight.  François Pilatre de Rozier and François Laurent, marquis d’ Arlandes flew for approximately 5.5 miles over Paris on 21st November 1783.  Their balloon was made from cloth by two brothers Jacques-Étienne and Joseph-Michel Montgolfier – inventors…

Bailey Balloons Black Friday Discount Code

01/11/2019 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloon News, News

Bailey Balloons popular Black Friday discount offer is back for 2019.  On 29th November 2019, the code will be sent out for a HUGE discount on our Gold ‘Anytime’ Champagne Balloon Flight Voucher for the first 50 people to use it.  If you are looking for the perfect Christmas gift or fancy a treat…

Information and Directions for Bristol Balloon Fiesta 2019

30/07/2019 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloon News, Hot Air Balloons at Events, News

With Bailey Balloons you will take to the skies with up to 120 balloons and some of the most incredible special shaped hot air balloons. When you buy a champagne flight voucher to fly at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta you will receive a special launch site pass and you…

Xbox hot air balloon stunt sets new world record

25/10/2017 Mark Hot Air Balloon News

A hot air balloon world record was recently set at this month’s Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta by Xbox in an attempt to promote a new game.

Bailey Balloons take part in BBC Children in Need Countryfile Ramble in Bristol

18/10/2017 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloon News, Hot Air Balloons and Celebrities, Hot Air Balloons at Events

Clive, Jo and the team had a great day at Ashton Court on Sunday with the Belvoir Balloon taking part in a special episode for the BBC television programme Countryfile – the Countryfile Ramble for BBC Children In Need. The Belvoir balloon along with a few other local Bristol balloons…

Taiwanese Star Flies With Bailey Balloons

27/09/2017 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloon News, Hot Air Balloons and Celebrities, News

Taiwanese superstar Nana Ou yang visited our wonderful city last week so we treated her to a unique view of Bristol from one of our balloons! 

21st Birthday Competition Giveaway!

31/07/2017 Jo Bailey Competitions, General, Hot Air Balloon News

Bailey Balloons are celebrating 21 years of  Champagne Balloon Flights and to commemorate we are running two competitions for you to win your own Hot Air Balloon flight experience!

Black Friday With Bailey Balloons

14/11/2016 Jo Bailey Features, General, Hot Air Balloon News, Hot Air Balloon Rides, News, Uncategorised

After huge demand over the past few years, Bailey Balloons are offering another Black Friday Mega Deal for 2018!  50 lucky people will get a HUGE discount on our Hot Air Balloon Flight Vouchers as part of our amazing Black Friday deal.

Feeling Festive? Here are our top picks for the Christmas lights in Bristol & Bath

09/11/2016 Jo Bailey Features, General, Hot Air Balloon News, News, Tourism, Uncategorised

Christmas Light Switch-Ons Believe it or not, Christmas is only seven weeks away! Festive ads have started playing on the TV and the time for Christmas gift shopping has started. To get the festive season well underway we have picked some of the best Christmas light switch-ons happening over the…