Current Competition
23rd FAI World Hot Air Balloon ChampionshipGroßsiegharts, Austria18 August 2018 - 26 August 2018
The 23rd FAI Hot Air World Championship is sanctioned by the Ballooning Commission of the Fédération Internationale Aéronautique.

    August 2018

  • 7 Aug 2018 - 11 Aug 2018
    3rd FAI Women's World Hot Air Balloon Championship
    Naleczow, Poland

    The top women pilots in the world will compete at the FAI Women's World Hot Air Balloon Championship

  • 7 Aug 2018 - 11 Aug 2018
    Nordic Open 2018
    Ulfborg, Denmark

    During the event balloonists from the Nordic Countries will compete in the Danish -, Swedish - and Nordic championships in the art of flying a balloon from different launch fields to predefined goals.

  • 18 Aug 2018 - 26 Aug 2018
    23rd FAI World Hot Air Balloon Championship
    Großsiegharts, Austria

    The 23rd FAI Hot Air World Championship is sanctioned by the Ballooning Commission of the Fédération Internationale Aéronautique.

  • September 2018

  • 7 Sep 2018 - 9 Sep 2018
    The Great Reno Balloon Race
    Reno, NV, United States

    The Great Reno Balloon Race is the largest free hot-air ballooning event in the world.

  • 12 Sep 2018 - 16 Sep 2018
    2nd Central European Cup 2018
    Szeged, Hungary

    2nd Central European Cup hot air balloon competition and to the 38th Hungarian National Championship and to the 3rd Szeged Ballon Cup fiesta and to the BorTér winefestival.

  • 12 Sep 2018 - 16 Sep 2018
    4th FAI Junior World Hot Air Balloon Championship
    Wloclawek, Poland

    The best junior pilots from around the World will compete for the title of Junior World Champion.

  • 27 Sep 2018 - 6 Oct 2018
    62nd Coupe Aéronautique Gordon Bennett
    Bern, Switzerland

    The Gordon Bennett Cup is the oldest and most prestigious aviation competition in the world.

  • October 2018

  • 6 Oct 2018 - 14 Oct 2018
    Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
    Albuquerque, United States

    For nine days in October the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta creates an enchanted world of special shape balloon rodeos, twilight balloon glows, and vibrant balloon-filled skies.