31 May 2024 - 31 Dec 2024
Lone Star Challenge 2024

Longview, Texas, United States

Weekend event run over serval weekends during the year weather permitting

6 Jun 2024 - 9 Jun 2024
32nd Lithuanian Hot Air Balloon Championship, Birstonas Cup 2024

Birštonas, Lithuania

This year we invite the best Lithuanian and international pilots to compete in the XXXII Lithuanian National Championship. June 6-9 Birštonas will become the epicenter of hot air ballooning. Pilots will compete for the title in tasks of varying complexity. Six competition flights are planned. Flights will happen over the extraordinary landscape of river Nemunas loops.

6 Jun 2024 - 9 Jun 2024
Coshocton Hot Air Balloon Festival

Coshocton, OH, United States

Invitational balloon event held annually in June

9 Jun 2024 - 16 Jun 2024
2024 BFA US National Championship

Longview, Texas, United States

The 2024 US National Championship will take place June 10 - 16 in Longview, Texas.

14 Jun 2024 - 16 Jun 2024
2024 Great Texas Balloon Race

Longview, Texas, United States

The Great Texas Balloon Race will take place June 14 - 16 in Longview, Texas

14 Jun 2024 - 16 Jun 2024
2024 Young Guns

Longview, Texas, United States

The 2024 Young Guns will take place June 14 - 16 in Longview, Texas

21 Jun 2024 - 23 Jun 2024
In The Silesian Sky

Pszczyna / Tychy, Poland

IN THE SILESIAN SKY IV edycja Zawodów Balonowych o puchar Marszałka Województwa Śląskiego

21 Jun 2024 - 25 Jun 2024
Slovenian Open National Hot Air Balloon Championship Murska Sobota 2024

Murska Sobota, Slovenia

This event will take place in the area that hosted 2022 FAI World Hot Air Balloon Championship. It is FAI Sanctioned CAT2 event and Slovenian Open National Championship, sanctioned by the Aeronautical Association of Slovenia. The Event will run from June 21st, 2024, the last flight will be June 25th, 2024 (AM). Registration will start in the beginning of February 2024 on this website. Fiesta pilots are welcome. powered by I feel Sovenia

22 Jun 2024 - 24 Jun 2024
Copa do Brasil de Balonismo – 1a Etapa - Rio Claro

Rio Claro, SP, Brazil

1st round of the COPA DO BRASIL DO BALONISMO - 2024, taking place in Rio Claro / SP

28 Jun 2024 - 30 Jun 2024
2024 Michigan Challenge XXXIX

Howell, MI, United States

39th Annual Michigan Challenge Balloon Festival is Michigan’s oldest continuously running balloon festival and provides great competition with family fun in Livingston County.

29 Jun 2024 - 6 Jul 2024
Big Balloon Bash Mildura

Mildura, Australia

Mildura is excited to welcome another balloon event! Event dates: 29 June to 7th July 2024

3 Jul 2024 - 7 Jul 2024
Battle Creek Field of Flight

Battle Creek, MI, United States

Michigans premier balloon festival and air show.

11 Jul 2024 - 14 Jul 2024
Jura Balloon Cup 2024 / Polish Balloon Cup

Silesia, Poland

For the seventh time, the small and cozy towns of Olsztyn and Janow in Silesia (Poland) invite aeronauts and spectators to picturesque Jura land and airspace. The Jura Balloon Cup 2024 alongside with the Polish Balloon Cup will be held here. Up to 25 balloons from Poland and abroad will colour the sky in 5 flights.

12 Jul 2024 - 14 Jul 2024
Angola Balloons Aloft

Angola, IN, United States

The 2024 Angola Balloons Aloft event is the weekend immediately following the 4th of July holiday weekend. Entry to this event is by invitation only and pilots are provided with a challenging but fun weekend competition.

15 Jul 2024 - 20 Jul 2024
2024 US Women’s National Championship

Jackson, Michigan, United States

The 2024 US Women’s National Championship (USWNC) will take place July 15-20 in Jackson, Michigan.

19 Jul 2024 - 21 Jul 2024
The Ohio Challenge

Middletown, Ohio, United States

AM Competition flights and glow or P.M. flight on both Friday and Saturday nights. Evening flights are fun flights with a fly in pole grab ($1000) or flight from the launch field. Evening flights do not affect AM competitive flight standings.

26 Jul 2024 - 28 Jul 2024
Pro Football Hall Of Fame Enshrinement Festival Balloon Classic

North Canton, OH, United States

Pro Football Hall Of Fame Enshrinement Festival Balloon Classic presented by Aultman

1 Aug 2024 - 4 Aug 2024
23e Coupe d’Europe de montgolfières - Coupe de Monde des Dames

Coteaux-du-Blanzacais / Val des Vignes, France

Compétition d’envergure mondiale qui donne lieu à un spectacle impressionnant pour le grand public. Pendant 4 jours, les montgolfières prennent d’assaut les terres et les vignobles des deux Charentes avec un meeting aérien le dimanche après-midi à Mainfonds.

6 Aug 2024 - 11 Aug 2024
British Nationals 2024

Bristol, United Kingdom

British National Championships, open to non-British pilots also

20 Aug 2024 - 24 Aug 2024
Czech Balloon Trophy 2024

Jindřichův Hradec, Czech Republic

25th Open Czech National Championship

28 Aug 2024 - 31 Aug 2024
33rd Enea Leszno Balloon Cup

Leszno, Poland

The 33rd Enea Leszno Balloon Cup takes place 28th-31st August 2024

29 Aug 2024 - 2 Sep 2024
Croatia Hot Air Balloon Open Championship - Prelog 2024

Prelog, Croatia

The Croatia Hot Air Balloon Open Championship - Prelog 2024 welcomes competitors to experience Croatia’s Medjimurje region through a world-class event that offers a vibrant program, a sizable prize pot, an intense competition organization, and free gas and accommodation.

20 Sep 2024 - 22 Sep 2024
46th Annual Southwest Iowa Hot Air Balloon Competition

Creston, Iowa, United States

We are pleased to announce the 46th Annual Creston/Southwest Iowa Hot Air Balloon Races to be held in Creston, Iowa, Friday through Sunday Sept 20-22, and invite you to participate in this years fun-packed weekend.

25 Sep 2024 - 29 Sep 2024
13. Internationaler German Cup 2024 mit Deutscher Meisterschaft

Pforzheim, Germany

13. Internationaler German Cup 2024 mit offener Deutscher Meisterschaft Heißluftballon in Pforzheim

2 Oct 2024 - 6 Oct 2024
Belgian Balloon Trophy 2024

Vielsalm, Belgium

The Belgian Balloon Trophy is an open competition, and the joined Belgian and Dutch national championship.

19 Oct 2024 - 20 Oct 2024
Exel Cup 2024

Exel, The Netherlands

The Exel Cup is a one day event on Saterday the 19th of October, with the next day (Sunday the 20th of October) as a reserve date in case of bad weather. It will be an accessible event where the experienced pilots will help out the newbies.

9 Nov 2024 - 10 Nov 2024
One Day Fly Vlaamse Ardennen / Les Ardennes Flamandes

Oudenaarde, Belgium

The One Day Flight Vlaamse Ardennen is a one day event on Saturday the 9th of November (Sunday the 10th is the reserve day).

14 Feb 2025 - 16 Feb 2025
Lovers Aloft Balloon Festival 2025

Lovelock, Nevada, United States

Lovers Aloft Balloon Festival and competition in Lovelock, Nevada