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Controversial artwork returns to Canberra Balloon Spectacular

23rd March 2020 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloons at Events

This month saw the Canberra Balloon Spectacular festival launch to global fanfare and acclaim, not least because a special guest was joining the

New Mexico balloon festival delights crowds

28th October 2019 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta – now in its 48th year – kicked off to a flying start this month.

Bristol Balloon Fiesta kicks off to early start

27th August 2019 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta could be considered to be the jewel in the crown of British ballooning. The largest balloon festival in Europe, the Bristol Fiesta is a firm family favourite

Information and Directions for Bristol Balloon Fiesta 2019

30th July 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…

Lord Mayor’s hot air balloon show goes off without a hitch

18th June 2019 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

It can be difficult to predict the perfect moment for a glorious hot air ballooning extravaganza, but this year, the Lord Mayor of

Gloucester balloon enthusiasts gear up for their own summer fiesta

29th May 2019 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloons at Events

For decades, hot air balloon enthusiasts from Gloucester have had to satisfy themselves with the ballooning bonanza that Bristol hosts each August. However, next month sees the inaugural Cheltenham Balloon Fiesta unfold

Lord Mayor’s Spectacular balloon bonanza opens June

14th May 2019 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

Each year, the Lord Mayor of London plans a hot air balloon regatta over the centre of the capital to raise money for the Lord Mayor’s Appeal. The

‘Trump Baby’ hot air balloon set to greet president this summer

1st May 2019 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

Protesters have announced plans to take the Trump baby blimp out of retirement as a way to mock the controversial world leader this June. It could even be upgraded to a full-blown hot air balloon, if sufficient funds are found.

Ultimate Strongman set to wow hot air ballooning crowds in Shropshire

19th April 2019 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

The Telford Balloon Fiesta is only one year old and already attracts crowds from all over the country. This year, this top-five ballooning event will have something a little special to offer to some of the 30,000 people expected to descend on this West Midlands town.

Isle of Wight prepares for its very own balloon festival

2nd April 2019 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

Islanders living near Ryde, on the north coast of the Isle of Wight, were treated to a taste of things to come as a hot air balloon enjoyed a test flight over the lower valley earlier this week. Photos of the freshly landed balloon were quickly circulated on social media…