Bristol International Balloon Fiesta Thursday
Ashton Court, Long Ashton, Bristol, Bristol, BS41 9JN
The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is Europe's largest annual meeting of hot air balloons, attracting over 150 Hot Air Balloons from across the globe. The Fiesta truly is a sight that can only be seen in Bristol.
Held over four days in August at Ashton Court Estate, the event is completely free with charges made for parking on the event site.
Alongside the fantastic sight of hot air balloons filling the skies, we have a large number of great trade stands, fairground rides and entertainment.
The Fiesta opens at 12 on Thursday and the day will unfold as follows:
12:00 Fiesta opens. Balloon Tethering
18:00 Special Shapes Launch
21:00 Nightglow and Firework Finale
22:30 Fiesta Closes