Balloons Over Sussex

Balloons Over Sussex

From September 14, 2019 2:00 pm until September 15, 2019 8:00 pm

At Delaware Coastal Business Park/Airport

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Admission will be $10 for adults and children 10+ (children under 10 are free)

Activities include:
-- Mass ascension of up to 15 hot air balloons
-- Passenger balloon flights
-- Tether balloon rides
-- Walkabout balloon
-- Kids Activities
-- Entertainment
-- Delicious Foods
-- Specialty Crafts

Activities for kids will include face painting, games, and air-brush tattoos. The Sussex Academy Technology Science Association will be offering build your own tissue paper hot air balloons (and see them fly). A fee will be associated with each activity.

Balloon Ascensions are scheduled (weather permitting) for 5:30pm on Saturday, September 14 and Sunday, September 15. See schedule for details.

While the festival will be closed Sunday morning September 15, a balloon ascension will take place (weather permitting) at 6:45am. Those in the local area will be able to view the balloons flying over Sussex County.

A balloon walkabout will be on site (weather permitting). Adults and children can walk through the balloon. The cost is $3 per person-cash only.