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The Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival is apporoaching its 13th year of flying! We are so excited that you are interested in coming to this years event. The event will feature over 30 balloons from across the country! 
 
Dates: May 4 - Balloon Glow at Tanger Outlets from 6pm - 7pm
May 5 - Festival Grounds from 2pm - 10pm (open to public)
May 6 - Festival Ground from 9am - 10pm (open to public)
May 7 - Festival Grounds from 6am - 7am (NOT open to public)
 
 
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ABOUT THE BALLOONS
EVENT MAP & PARKING
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Glow at Tanger Outlets

Balloon Festival

Friday, May 5 from 2pm - 10pm
Saturday, May 6 from 9am - 10pm
Thursday May 4 from 6pm - 7pm
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Event Tips
We want you to experience the best "bang for your buck". Check out these helpful event tips for any questions you may have!
  • Balloons fly early in the morning (around dawn) and late in the afternoon (around dusk).
  • Balloons can only fly in the perfect weather. Wind speeds must be 7mph or less in order to fly.
  • Tethered rides require a signed waiver of liability (available onsite).
  • Coolers, smoking and pets are not allowed!
  • Remember to bring sunscreen and lawn chairs.