May 12th, 13th & 14th, 2022

Foley is the spot for high-flying adventure and family fun at the Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival. Enjoy the entertainment, arts and crafts displays and more at the festival site daily. Balloon flights, glows and tethered rides (weather permitting) add to the fun at dawn and dusk. 

Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival Tickets

Tickets

Purchase activity tickets today. Festival Admission is FREE!

Foley Balloon Fest Schedule

Schedule

Enjoy entertainment, children’s activities and more!

Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival Balloons

Balloons

View a list of balloons scheduled to fly at this year's festival.

Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival FAQs

FAQS

Check out the responses to these frequently asked questions and helpful event tips.

Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival Map & Parking

Map & Parking

We offer both onsite and offsite options for your convenience.

What to Know Before You Go

Stay tuned to the latest weather updates and announcements from our balloon pilots. 

 

Foley
90°
Partly Cloudy
5:48am7:55pm CDT
Feels like: 90°F
Wind: 8mph ENE
Humidity: 36%
Pressure: 29.98“Hg
UV index: 11
FriSatSunMonTue
82/73°F
81/75°F
82/75°F
84/77°F
84/73°F

Let’s Get Social

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Thank you for all of your support! We are excited to have some final numbers to share with our fans! We can’t wait to make more Happy Memories in 2022. 🤩 #OWA #GCHABF2021 #balloonfestival #thankyou #1mylocalchamber See MoreSee Less
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Events aren’t possible without strong community partners. Thank you Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED, Inc. for being the Official Soft Drink Sponsor of the 2021 Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival! We ❤️ You!#GCHABF2021 #sponsorlove #1mylocalchamber See MoreSee Less
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3 weeks ago

Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival
Another great video from our Balloon Festival. Thank you to Happistart for putting this together. 🤩#balloonfest #GCHABF2021 #OWA #balloon #hotairballoon #F#festivalseason See MoreSee Less
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Did you see these custom made balloon necklaces at the 17th Annual Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival?! 😍 Design13 still has some one of a kind pieces available! Contact them directly to score your own hot air balloon jewelry! 👇👇Thanks Design13 for giving us a special memory! See you next year at the 18th Annual Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival❗️🤩Send us a message if interested in a specific piece by Design13. See MoreSee Less
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FUTURE FESTIVAL DATES: May 4-6, 2023

The South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the annual Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival in partnership with the City of Foley and OWA.

Located at OWA

100 N OWA Blvd. • Foley, AL, 36535