5 Indiana Hot Air Balloon Festivals to Look Forward to this Summer

Have you ever been to a hot air balloon festival? Hot Air Balloon Festivals are family-friendly events that often have something everyone will enjoy. Watch as a kaleidoscope of colors takes over the sky at these Indiana Hot Air Balloon festivals. 

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Angola Balloons Aloft
Angola Balloons Aloft

2022 Indiana Hot Air Balloon Festivals:

Hendricks County Rib-Fest & Balloon Glow

Dates: June 25, 2022
Location: Hendricks County Fairgrounds; Danville, IN
Price: Free

Come for the ribs, and stay for the Balloons. This annual Hendricks county tradition features live entertainment, games for kids, lots of food, fireworks, and hot air balloons!


Angola Balloons Aloft

Dates: July 9-10
Location: Angola High School; Angola, Indiana
Price: Free

30 competition balloons and five special shapes will fly at Angola Balloons Aloft 2022! Flights are scheduled for Friday evening, July 8; Saturday morning and evening, July 9 and Sunday morning, July 10. In addition to the competition flights, the popular balloon illuminations are set for both Friday and Saturday evenings at Angola High School.

Angola Balloons Aloft
Angola Balloons Aloft
Angola Balloons Aloft

Indiana State Balloon Festival

Dates: August 20-21
Location: Marion County Fairgrounds, Indianapolis
Price: $8-$30/person. Children 5 and under are free. 

Get the whole family out for a great family fun time! See incredible Hot Air Balloons, check that bucket list, and get a ride on a tethered Hot Air Balloon!

Indiana State Hot Air Balloon Festival

Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest

Dates: September 8-10
Location: Monroe County Fairgrounds; Bloomington, IN
Price: Coming soon

Head south to Bloomington for the annual Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest. Watch hot air balloon launches and amazing night glows. Helicopter rides are also available. 

Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest
Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest


Jupiter Flights Balloon Festival

Dates: September 9-11
Location: Conner Prairie; Fishers, IN
Price: $11 Members; $22 Non-Member

Celebrate innovation and feel filled with wonder at the 2022 Jupiter Flights Balloon Festival at Conner Prairie. Enjoy a day of special programming followed by a nighttime glow. evening activities will also feature a live concert, bounce houses, and activities for the whole family. 

Jupiter Flights Balloon Festival.

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