Light Up Your Night At The Ascension Hot Air Balloon Festival Near New Orleans

Once a year, the Baton Rouge area is filled with endless hot air balloons that fill up the sky. This year, the festival takes place at the end of September, and you’re not going to want to miss it. Bring the whole family out, because this magical hot air balloon festival near New Orleans will light up your summer, and it’s only a few weeks away. Let’s check it out.

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Have you ever been to the Ascension Hot Air Balloon Festival? Are you planning on attending this year? Let us know in the comments below!