31st Annual Stoweflake Hot Air Balloon Festival Takes Flight July 7-9

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Hot Air Balloons Soar in Stowe this Summer

31st Annual Stoweflake Hot Air Balloon Festival Takes Flight July 7-9

WHAT: One of the most memorable times to visit the resort is the three-day Stoweflake Hot Air Balloon Festival when more than 25 hot air balloons soar through sky.  Live entertainment, a children’s corner featuring a variety of activities, and a beer and wine garden add to the one-of-a-kind Vermont experience.

The tentative schedule for this year’s festival includes:

Friday

4:00 p.m. - Gates Open

  • Children's Activities - crafts, games, face painting and more
  • Food, Beer, Wine Tent 
  • Gift Shop 
  • Spa Tent for Chair Massages & Facials - $2/minute

5:00 p.m. - Live Music

7:00 p.m. - Approximate time for sunset launch

Saturday

6:30 a.m. - Approximate time for sunrise launch

4:00 p.m. - Gates Open

  • Children's Activities - crafts, games, face painting and more
  • Food, Beer, Wine Tent 
  • Gift Shop 
  • Spa Tent Open for Chair Massages & Facials 

5:00 p.m. - Live Music 

7:00 p.m. - Approximate time for sunset launch

Sunday

6:30 a.m. - Approximate time for sunrise launch

WHEN: Friday, July 7 – Sunday, July 9, 2017

WHERE: 1746 Mountain Road, Stowe, VT 05672

COST: Admission is $10 (kids under 12 free); hot-air balloon rides $275 per person, plus tax (reservations recommended); tethered hot air balloon rides may be available for $10 per person (reservations not required)

WEBSITE: http://www.stoweflake.com/activities_balloon_festival.aspx

LODGING: Call 800-253-2232 or visit Stoweflake.com to reserve your room online.  

SOCIAL MEDIA:  

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Date: 
Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 6:30am