Oswestry Balloon Carnival

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Cae Glas Park, Welsh Walls
SY11 1AP

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Oswestry Balloon Carnival Balloon Rides


Immerse yourself in the heart of Oswestry town at the Oswestry Balloon Carnival, where fun awaits the entire family. Witness the breathtaking spectacle of hot air balloon launches against the backdrop of live entertainment. Indulge in a variety of carnival food and drinks amidst vibrant craft stalls, culminating in a mesmerising night glow display that will leave you spellbound.

🟢 Dates have been confirmed for the next Oswestry Balloon Carnival.

Oswestry Balloon Carnival Information

🎈 Will Virgin Balloon Flights be at the Oswestry Balloon Carnival this year?

No, we will not be at the Oswestry Balloon Carnival. 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.

For those in search of a sky high adventure, we have nearby launch sites in Oswestry and Shrewsbury.

🗓️ When is the Oswestry Balloon Carnival?

16th - 17th August 2024

When is the Event Open?

Saturday 17th - 10am to 9:30pm

Sunday 18th - 10:30am to 7:30pm

What’s on at the Oswestry Balloon Carnival?

  • Hot air balloon displays

  • Night glow event

  • Live entertainment

  • Food and drink stalls

  • Funfair rides

  • Craft stalls

  • Family-friendly activities

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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