The 8th Annual Arizona Balloon Classic
Goodyear Ballpark, Goodyear Arizona
January 25th, 26th and 27th 2019
We are happy to announce The 8th Annual Arizona Balloon Classic.
Arizona Events Group is excited about year #8 and it is turning out to be our BIGGEST year yet!
Please come out and help us celebrate Arizona’s only Premier Hot Air Balloon event: The 8th Annual Arizona Balloon Classic!
Don’t forget about the StreetFoodFest that takes place every year along side the classic !
Click on the logo above to link over to the ABC’s Official Website!
SEE YOU THERE !!
January 25th – 27th 2019
Goodyear Ballpark, Goodyear AZ
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THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW
Dates: Friday, Saturday & Sunday January 25th, 26th, 27th 2019
Gates Open & Close:
Friday 4:00 PM – 8 PM
Saturday 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM – 10 AM
All times & Balloon activities are weather contingent & subject to change.
Balloon Event Times: Morning “Hare & Hound” competition (Saturday & Sunday): 7:35 AM – 8:35 AM *
* Note: These times are BRIGHT & EARLY. Please allow for traffic and crowds at the gate.
Evening Glows: Friday & Saturday 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Goodyear Ballpark – 1933 S. Ballpark Way, Goodyear, Arizona 85338
Attendance: Up to 20,000 spectators are expected to enjoy this community event.
Balloons: Up to 30 hot-air Balloons, including special shapes, will participate.
Events: “The Arizona Balloon Classic” – On Saturday & Sunday morning, January 26th & 27th .
The sky will be filled with colorful hot-air Balloons participating in the thrilling “Hare & Hound” race from the grassy fields of the Goodyear Ballpark
for a spectacular sight of mass and color. Spectators can walks on the field and experience the balloons inflation and lift off. Photo taking is invited!
Desert Glows: On Friday and Saturday evenings, January 25th & 26th are our most popular attended activities.
A field full of illuminated, tethered hot-air Balloons will glow in time to Music.
Other Attractions: “Pre-booked” Hot-Air Balloon Rides, Family Fun Zone, Hot-Air Balloon “Tethered” Rides, Fireworks (Saturday ONLY) Live entertainment,
Lunch at the Food Fest and many other exciting activities. Retail shopping and commercial exhibits for purchase or browsing.
StreetFoodfest: Our 2nd Annual Street Foodfest is set to expand with some of the Valley’s best culinary teams including a “Beer Garden”, Food tasting
West Valley Chef demonstrations and Cooking School, Food eating contests, Live Music stage and more. Come hungry and stay awhile.
Admission: For any one day – $15 at the gate. DISCOUNT ticket promotion starts Friday, November 23rd 2018 (Black Friday).
Active Military and Children 12 & under are always FREE. Group ticket packages available. General parking $5.
Please Note: No Pets Allowed. All times & Balloon activities are weather contingent & subject to change.
No refunds. Rain Checks offered to other Balloon events due to cancellation.