Come out and enjoy the Up Up And Away Florida Hot Air Balloon Festival! Watch the Lakeland skyline transform into a mix of bright, brilliant colors as hot air balloons launch from the Sun n’ Fun Expo Campus. Embark on a scenic balloon ride in one of many balloons on site in addition to the many activities offered at Up Up And Away Florida Hot Air Balloon Festival. For example, this three-day festival also features picturesque balloon glows and tethered balloon rides. In addition to the live great music entertainment and other non-stop family entertainment, we also offer vibrant balloons displays and great food options, arts and craft vendors, skydivers, helicopter rides, and so much more! In short, our guests are sure to have a blast at this community Hot Air Balloon Festival.
Up Up and Away Florida nonprofit 501 (c) (3) Hot Air Balloon and Music Festival that is dedicated to producing a family oriented, high quality event that offers other local non-profits an opportunity to assist in the operations of the Festival. It is an educational and community exposition for the citizens and visitors of Florida which fosters pride, education, growth and prosperity. Our objective is to offer the participating non-profit agencies an opportunity to raise funds and awareness for their programs and services…thus enhancing the quality of life for all of us.