Heritage Inn International Balloon Festival

September 27, 2017

October 1, 2017


High River


Events Description

2017 Heritage Inn International Balloon Festival features 20+ hot air balloons from across Canada and the world flying over High River, with many pilots competing in the Canadian Balloon Championship. Friday evening balloon glow gives visitors the opportunity to see the balloons up close, meet the pilots and visit the food trucks. (All flights and events weather dependent).

What is Night Glow?

 The balloons are set up at sunset in the launch area, inflated and lit up.  The sight of the balloons glow like huge light bulbs gives a spectacular display for the audience.

Free event.


Date: September 27 – October 1, 2017. – Schedule

All flights are weather dependent.

Night Glow: Friday, September 29, with Saturday, September 30 as the alternate date (if Friday glow is cancelled due to weather being inclement)


Flight Briefings: Heritage Inn Hotel, High River

Balloon launches – See location

Night Glow: Spitzee Elementary School
409 Macleod Trail SW, High River


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5 Tips for your trip!


    Quick question about the date for night glow. September 22, 2016 is on a Thursday but in the where and when description it says Friday night. Just want to verify so we come down on the right day is all. Thanks

    June 19, 2016 at 10:23 PM
    1. todocanada (Listing owner)

      Hi, We will contact the organisers and get back to you.

      June 19, 2016 at 10:31 PM
      1. todocanada (Listing owner)

        On September 23rd.

        June 19, 2016 at 10:40 PM
  2. Ken W ardley

    I am trying to contact someone with information what phone # can I use

    September 20, 2016 at 2:38 PM
    1. todocanada (Listing owner)
      September 20, 2016 at 2:56 PM

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