9th Annual Angola Balloons Aloft
Welcome to the 9th Annual Angola Balloons Aloft Official website. The Balloons Aloft Event Committee is planning another exciting year with some amazing entertainment in the sport of hot air balloons and family fun. The balloon pilots returning to Angola this year are some of the country's finest pilots and will be competing for cash and prizes in this annual invitational while they fill the sky with their dazzling display of colorful balloons. Phil Clinger, Competition Director, will be putting together another exciting Hot Air Balloon Competition for 2018!
Other entertainment for 2018 will include remote controlled aerial displays; an expanded Kid's Fun Zone including a petting farm and hero characters; helicopter rides; classic car and tractor show, and food and retail vendors. Weather conditions permitting, there will be launches on Friday and Saturday mornings and evenings, with night time illuminations scheduled on both Friday and Saturday. Sunday morning is a scheduled rain date for competition flying only.