The Annual South County Hot Air Balloon Festival is an ongoing gathering of community, bbq, music, and of course lots of balloons.
The event is held at the University of Rhode Island Athletic Fields in Kingston, R.I. each July, and features up to 14 hot air balloonists or aeronauts for three days of flying around Southern Rhode Island.
NOTE: WE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTING CREDIT CARD PAYMENT AT THE GATE. THERE IS AN ATM ON THE PREMISES.
*ADMISSION FEES include general admission to the festival and many scheduled events. Visitors with paid admission may leave the festival and return the same day. ** Family 4 Pak includes 2 adults and two children, or 1 adult and 3 children.
Tethered balloon flights are $20 per person. Tickets can be purchased directly at the balloon field prior to the flight. All flights subject to wind and weather restrictions determined by the professional balloonists immediately prior to ascension.
Balloons ascend only in the morning (between 6 – 8am) and in the evening (between 7-9pm) weather permitting.
Balloons DO NOT ascend all day.
Sunday, July 23 at 5:30am to 8:00pm
URI Athletic Fields
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