Dates & TimesJun 14, 2013 – Jun 16, 2013
Foley Sportspark,18507 U.S. Highway 98, Foley, AL 36535
South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce, 18507 U.S. Highway 98, Foley, AL 36535
The Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival, presented by Tanger Outlets, welcomes more than 50 hot air balloonists from across the country. Enjoy the floating works of art as they grace the skies of South Baldwin County on Friday and Saturday morning*. Get up close and personal as the hot air balloons and their pilots light up the evening skies at the nightly balloon glows, held Friday and Saturday night*.
Guests enjoy free, fun entertainment featuring something for every member of your family. Spread out your blanket, grab an ice cold drink and enjoy a variety of live music daily, from country to rock and roll. Be sure to catch one of the many shows by the Disc Connected K-9 World Famous Frisbee Dog Show. Toss after toss you will be amazed as man’s best friend defies gravity catching their prized flying saucers.
Pet a baby alligator, dance like a butterfly to fun kid’s tunes, paint your face like a tiger or try a little family friendly game of limbo. The free Kid’s Fun Zone offers hours of fun for any age.
Grab a cone of homemade ice cream or delicious BBQ plate as you shop through an eclectic array of local crafters, artisans, and retailers. Many crafters provide onsite demonstrations, find a one of kind piece of art, or grab a souvenir to commemorate your visit.
Admission: Shuttle service is FREE to the public and will be available Friday and Saturday from 2 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. Shuttle pick up is from the Tanger Center, behind the Nike store and shuttle passengers will be dropped off conveniently at the front of the Festival grounds. Parking is available on the Festival grounds for $5 per day.