Great Smoky Mountain  Hot Air Balloon Festival

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Experience the magic of the Great Smoky Mountain Hot Air Balloon Festival, where vibrant balloons paint the sky against the backdrop of stunning mountain vistas. 

A celebration of flight, nature, and community, this festival is an unforgettable spectacle for all ages.

August 17, 2024

4:00 – 9:00 pm

Townsend Visitor Center

Beautiful balloon glows, and tethered rides will fill the evening sky, set against a stunning Tennessee Smoky Mountain sunset.

Watch balloonists paint the sky in breathtaking colors

Sample fare from some of the most celebrated local eateries and breweries

Ticket Prices:

General Admission

$7

Tethered ride

$25

VIP tent and dinner

$200

(Children 12 and under are free)

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