Missouri’s Home To The Oldest Hot Air Balloon Festival In The World And You Don’t Want To Miss It

Do you remember the first time you saw a hot air balloon, probably as a kid, flying high above you? Hot air balloons, gracefully sailing in the air, just seem so magical. Missouri pays homage to the hot air balloon with several festivals throughout the state. Only one, however, can claim it’s the oldest hot air balloon festival in Missouri. If you haven’t been there yet or in a while, you’re in for a treat this September.

Have you been to the oldest hot air balloon festival in Missouri? Tell us about it in the comments! If you like the balloon glow at The Great Forest Park Balloon Race, you’ll probably love the glowing pumpkin trail coming to Missouri this fall. Click here to read more.