Watch The Sky Fill With Color At The Medora Hot Air Balloon Rally And Kite Fest In North Dakota

North Dakota’s badlands will be the stage for a beautiful, colorful show in September that is worth experiencing. The only annual hot air balloon event in the entire state will be happening in just a few short weeks. Here’s everything you need to know so you won’t miss out on this awesome opportunity:

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The hot air balloons can be viewed easily from Medora and the surrounding area. They will go whichever way the wind takes them, so there’s no saying exactly what will be the best spot to view them just yet. The kite flying will take place by the Burning Hills Amphitheatre at the address below. Find more information right here.

Address: 3422 Chateau Road, Medora, ND, 58645

While you’re in the area, you might as well check out the Theodore Roosevelt National Park. It’s more than just a backdrop for the hot air balloons – it’s an entire treasure trove of natural beauty, geological oddities, and history.