We are capping this exclusive event to a limited number of attendees, all tickets must be purchased in
advance and online. Kids under three years old are free.
Friday Parking & Friday Admission
$20 / $15 Per car Online
Friday night admission is free. All cars are required to pay $20 for parking day of, unless pre-purchased online. Parking passes can be purchased online at a discount.Buy Now
Saturday General Admission
$25 pp / $15 Children
General Admission is the most economic way to enjoy The Best of Texas Hot Air Balloon Festival. GA includes access to both the morning and evening hot air balloon launch as well as polo, join dozens of vendors, chefs, local musicians, artists, cooking demonstrations, pop-up art galleries, PLUS access to food and alcohol tasting partners. This pass does NOT include parking.Buy Now
The VIP Includes: Catered Lunch; Access to Tented seated areas Centerfield for Polo and Hot Air Balloon Launches; Private Bar, Full access to Tasting Areas; Farm to Table Dinner with Balloon Pilots and Polo Players. This pass does not include parking.Buy Now
Tethered Hot Air Balloon Ride
- 6PM Time Slot
- 7PM Time Slot
- 8PM Time Slot
- 9PM Time Slot (Saturday Only)
Soar above The Best of Texas Hot Air Balloon Festival with a tethered ride! A tethered hot air balloon ride gives
riders a taste of ballooning while anchored down to the ground and never leaving the venue.
- Tethered rides will take place from 6PM - 10PM. Please select your preferred time slot. Please note we will do our best to stay on schedule, but times are subject to change based on weather and safety conditions. Rides last approximately 5 minutes.
- Children under 16 must ride with a parent or guardian. There are a limited number of rides available and all tickets must be purchased in advance online.
- Passenger weight is limited to 275 lbs. per person.
- The balloon can carry 5-8 people at a time. Larger groups will be split onto multiple rides.
- Time and availability of tethered balloon rides are subject to weather and safety conditions. If the weather conditions force a tethered ride to be canceled, rides will be rescheduled to Sunday (the following day).
This pass does not include parking.Buy Now
food & wine
$4 Tasting Ticket / 10 tickets for $35
Food and Wine tasting tickets will be for sale at the event. Tickets can we purchased at the event ticket tent and are good for both wine tastings and food tastings. Full servings of wine as well as beer and liquor will also be for sale.Buy Now
$20 / $15 Per car Online
All cars are required to pay $20 for parking day of, unless pre-purchased online. Parking passes can be purchased online at a discount.Buy Now