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Arizona Balloon Classic 2024 & 2025

Arizona Balloon Classic

When : February, 2024 & 2025

Where : Goodyear

, Arizona

Note : For the exact dates, schedule, location and tickets of this event, please refer to the official references provided below.

About this Event

Every year, in the month of February, the sky in Goodyear, Arizona is painted with vibrant colors as dozens of hot air balloons take to the air. The Arizona Balloon Classic is one of the most anticipated events in the area, attracting locals and tourists alike.

 

Events and Activities

The event kicks off early in the morning, and visitors can watch as the balloons are inflated and prepared for launch. The balloon launch is undoubtedly one of the most thrilling parts of the event, where dozens of balloons take to the air at once. Visitors can also take part in balloon rides and experience the thrill of floating in the air. The event also features live music, food vendors, and a beer garden where visitors can enjoy a cold drink while taking in the stunning views of the balloons. For those looking for more adventure, the event also offers helicopter rides, skydiving, and zip-lining. The skydiving experience is undoubtedly one of the most exciting parts of the event, where visitors can jump out of a plane and land right in the middle of the balloon field. The zip-lining experience is also a must-try, where visitors can soar above the balloons and take in the stunning views from above.

 

Nearby Attractions

The Estrella Mountain Regional Park is a popular destination for hiking, biking, and horseback riding. The park offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains and is a great place to spend a day in nature. The Wildlife World Zoo is also a popular attraction in the area, where visitors can see a wide range of exotic animals, including lions, tigers, and giraffes. The zoo also features a safari park and a petting zoo for kids. For those looking for a more cultural experience, the Heard Museum is a must-visit. The museum features a stunning collection of Native American art, including pottery, textiles, and jewelry. The museum also hosts various events and exhibitions throughout the year, making it a great destination for art lovers.

Disclaimer : Please note that event details in 2024 and 2025 are subject to change. Please check the official website or contact the event organizer before attending.

FAQ

Where is the event located?

1933 S. Ballpark Way, Goodyear, AZ, United States, Arizona

What if there is bad weather?

This is a “Wind, Rain or Shine” event. All ballooning events are dependent on the weather. Wind could affect the ballooning events as well. In the case of bad weather, you’ll be able to use your ticket for the next ballooning event the same weekend. There are no refunds.

Can you buy a hot air balloon ride at the Arizona Balloon Classic site?

Yes! Rides will be available for purchase at the event!

What about a tethered hot air balloon ride?

Yep, a tethered hot air balloon ride is a hot air balloon tied down and only goes up to 75’. You can purchase a tethered hot air balloon ride at the event site.

Are pets allowed?

Unfortunately, pets are not allowed at the event.

So, what’s a hot air balloon “Glow”?

Well, hot air balloons generally DO NOT FLY at night. So, hot air balloons STATIC display on the ground around sunset and called a “Glow”. It’s the coolest thing you’ll ever see. Giant hot air balloons lit up at night to music. You can walk around the hot air balloons and visit with the pilot and crew.

What should I bring to the Arizona Balloon Classic?

Bring a camera. Practice your photography. Lawn chairs, Sunscreen, sun umbrellas, a hat, blankets and/or a pop-up tent for shade. Make yourself at home, get comfortable and stay awhile.

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