Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival

Thursday, May 12, 2022 - Saturday, May 14, 2022
May 6 (balloon glow from 6-8 pm), May 7 (2-10 pm), May 8 ( 9 am - 10 pm), May 9 (12 pm - 8 pm)
OWA
100 N. OWA Blvd
Foley, AL 36535
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Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival
Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival
Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival
Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival
Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival
Admission:
Free admission

The South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the dates for the 18th Annual Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival. The 3-day event for 2022 is scheduled for May 12th-14th at OWA in Foley, Alabama. The most recent festival this past May recorded significant growth with our location moving to OWA, and the committee is eagerly preparing for an even bigger and better festival in 2022.

The family-friendly event has activities for everyone! Festival admission is free with select activities available for an additional charge. Guests will enjoy the expansive amenities of OWA including various restaurants, unique retail shopping choices, a variety of entertainment attractions, and of course, The Park at OWA – its themed amusement park with more than 20 rides and attractions to experience. Traditional festival activities will also be added throughout the property during the festival weekend featuring children’s activities, artesian and food vendors, live music, and (weather permitting) tethered balloon rides, balloon glows, and balloons in flight!

More than 40 hot air balloons will light up the green space at OWA and soar through the skies in the heart of Foley on May 12th, 13th and 14th. Balloons fly at dawn and dusk each day, wind and weather permitting.

For a small fee, use of the VIP area gives you a place to eat, rest, and enjoy fellowship!

For more information or to purchase tickets and signature merchandise please go to www.gulfcoastballoonfestival.com or visitowa.com.