Midlands Air Festival

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Launch Site Address

Ragley Hall, Alcester
B49 5NJ

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Midlands Air Festival Balloon Rides


Set against the backdrop of Ragley Hall in Warwickshire, the Midlands Air Festival is a must-visit family event for all ages. Featuring breathtaking aerial displays, vibrant hot air balloons, and a variety of ground attractions, the festival promises an unforgettable experience.

Visitors can enjoy everything from vintage aircraft performances to hot air balloon rides, making it a perfect day out filled with excitement and wonder.

🟢 Dates have been confirmed for the next Midlands Air Festival.

Midlands Air Festival Information

🎈 Will Virgin Balloon Flights be at the Midlands Air Festival this year?

Unfortunately, Virgin Balloon Flights won’t be participating in the Midlands Air Festival. However, we are taking part in many hot air balloon festivals this year.

If you are keen to take to the skies with us at another balloon fiesta, or you're searching for ideas on the perfect family day out, check out our ultimate guide to UK hot air balloon festivals.

We also have nearby launch sites at: Stratford-upon-Avon, Evesham, Tewkesbury, and Warwick.

When is it?

Friday the 31st of May, 2024 - Sunday the 2nd of June, 2024

What’s on at the Midland’s Air Festival?

  • Nightfire display

  • Air displays featuring various aircraft

  • Hot air balloon launches

  • Amazing trade stalls

  • Children's rides

There will be 5 mass ascents, weather permitting, over the course of the event, starting Friday evening and finishing Sunday evening consisting of over 100 rainbow coloured hot air balloons, plus everyone's favourite rare and exciting special shapes!

Other Hot Air Balloon Festivals

If the dates for this festival don’t quite work for you and you're looking to plan the dates for a memorable balloon packed weekend outing, check out our quick guide to the UK balloon festival calendar and explore fiestas happening throughout the year.


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