Bristol International Balloon Fiesta – England
The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is a world famous spectacle, originally designed as a meeting of balloonists and now one of the UK’s most iconic events.
Throughout the four days there will be a wide array of attractions on site including model aircraft flying displays, model balloon parades, inflation races, balloon tethering, appearances from the EXIT parachute team and loads more. We are also working on lots of other really exciting ways of keeping you entertained, some of which, you will have never seem before!
So, keep checking back here for more updates.
During the days there will be fairground rides from the waltzers and child friendly rides to exhilarating ones. A delicious selection of food vendors will be there offering a wide variety of cuisines from around the world.. Those with a sweet tooth will love the amazingly decorated cupcake stands or pick ‘n’ mix tents or maybe visit the ice cream van for a classic ’99 in the sun.
The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is now in its 37th year and is Europe’s largest ballooning event. It’s a spectacular, free, four days of fun for the whole family from Thursday 11th – Sunday 14th August 2016.
From this small beginning, the Fiesta has grown year after year, flourishing into what has become Europe’s largest annual hot air balloon festival.Today, the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta attracts over 100 hot air balloons with 500,000 members of the public attending over the four days of the event.