This Magical Hot Air Balloon Glow In North Carolina Will Light Up Your Night
The hottest North Carolina event tickets of the year are now on sale and you won’t want to miss this year’s Carolina Balloonfest in Statesville. For three fun-filled days in October, hot air balloon enthusiasts and operators from all over the world will descend upon the Piedmont for the second oldest balloon festival in America.
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Carolina Balloonfest takes place October 18-20, 2019. Three mass ascensions of more than 50 hot air balloons are scheduled during the festival. For a full schedule of events, see this link on the official website. To purchase single day passes or weekend passes, parking passes, and VIP parking passes, see this link. You can also find more information the official Facebook page! Night Glows are scheduled for Friday and Saturday evenings. Will you be attending this year? We’d love to know!
Address: 531 Old Airport Road, Statesville, NC, 28677
While you’re in Statesville for this enchanting hot air balloon festival in North Carolina, head 15 miles north to visit this unique cowboy town – where cars are banned and people get around on horseback!
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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