Witness more than 50 hot air balloons take flight both morning and night at Wild Horse Pass in Chandler, Arizona.* Don't miss this unique visual spectacle during the perfect time of year.
"The Inaugural Arizona Balloon Classic" balloons will left off into the Arizona sky and compete in aviation "Hare & Hound" competitions. Depending on weather (prevailing winds), morning competition may also launch from another site and balloonist will score at the event site. Balloons may actually fly into the event!
50 colorful hot-air balloons will participate in thrilling mass ascension called "Fun Flights". Late November afternoons in Arizona are only one of a few regions where hot air balloons can fly in the afternoon sun. The balloons will rise from the grassy fields at Wild Horse Pass for a spectacular sight of mass and color. Spectators are allowed to walk on the field and watch the balloons inflate and lift off. Photo taking is invited.
DESERT GLOWS on our most popular attended events. A field full of illuminated, tethered, hot air balloons will glow in time to music.
Other Attractions: Musical entertainment & Family comedy onstage, skydivers, helicopter rides, fireworks, Family Fun Zone with children's activities, exhibits, sampling, and many other exciting events. Retail shopping, as well as a variety of "Retail Centers" and commercial exhibits for purchases or browsing. Bring your appetite, as there will be a variety of foods available to purchase as well!
Wild Horse Pass at the Gila River Indian Community
48th St. & North Loop Rd
For more information contact:
Action Entertainment Group, LLC