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Cave Creek Balloon Festival

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Eighth Annual Cave Creek Balloon Festival organized by Tonto Bar & Grill and Aerial Solutions.

5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Saturday, May 27, 2017.  On the driving range of the Rancho Mañana Golf Course, Cave Creek Arizona.

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Do the balloons launch?

No, hot air balloons cannot fly safely at night. This event is a balloon glow which means all the balloons are on display on the ground for the spectators to get up close and personal with.

Will you have balloons up from 5:30-10pm?

No, balloons have a limited fuel supply and cannot glow for the entire length of the event. The balloons will inflate from around 7:30- 9:00 pm. Times vary depending on light, wind and clearing space to inflate.

Can I bring in food or beverages?

No, we do not allow any outside food or any beverages inside the event. Our vendors and sponsors count on these sales to help pay for the event.

Can I bring my pet?

No, we do not allow any type of pets into the event. These events are high traffic and noise Areas. Not good for your pet or the safety of others. We do allow service animals with proof of certification only.

Can I bring in my lawn chair, cooler or other items?

Blankets and low profile lawn chairs are okay in the approved spectator areas. No coolers are allowed.

Can I purchase General Admission tickets at the door?

Yes, General admission tickets are available at the door.

Can I purchase VIP Tickets at the door?

No, VIP tickets must be purchased ahead of time. Please purchase by noon on May 25th

Can I bring in a camera or video camera?

Yes, as a matter of fact we urge you to take lots of photos and share them with friends or post them on our Facebook site: