Make Plans To Attend Mississippi’s Natchez Balloon Festival, A One-Of-A-Kind Event  

Looking for the perfect way to spend a fall day? Well, look no further than Natchez Balloon Festival. The 3-day event includes loads of hot air balloons. You can even go for a ride on one, but that’s not all there is to love about the annual event. There’s also a carnival, arts and crafts market, food vendors, and more. Read on for all the deets, so you don’t miss this fall favorite.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:


The 2019 Natchez Balloon Festival dates and “gates open” times are: October 18th at 5 p.m., October 19th at 2 p.m., and October 20th at 1 p.m. For more information, call (601) 442-2500. You can also visit the Natchez Balloon Festival website or Facebook page.

So, ever attended this majestic fest? If so, tell us about it in the comments section.

Address: 100 Orleans St, Natchez, MS 39120, USA