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Cathedral City Hot Air Balloon Festival Featured on Forbes.com

With more than 24 million readers, the Cathedral City Hot Air Balloon Festival and Food Truck Fiesta was just featured as one of six balloon festivals worth the nation’s attention according to Forbes.com!  Here’s the article: Not Just Hot Air: Ballooning In New Mexico, South Dakota, California And Texas (forbes.com)


Presented by Agua Caliente Casinos, the 7th annual festival has been a hit since its inception back in 2015.  Year after year, the Cathedral City Hot Air Balloon Festival has won the “Best of the Best Award” for festivals in the Greater Palm Springs area by the readers of Palm Spring Life.


Tickets will go on sale soon for hot air balloon rides, tethered rides, food truck fiesta, and the Special Shapes Sunday at Big League Dreams at www.HotAirBalloonFest.com.  Highlights of the festival will include:


Morning Balloon Launches (Friday, Saturday, & Sunday)

LIVE Musical Entertainment at the new Cathedral City Community Amphitheater

“Hollywood U2” Concert at the Amp on Friday Night

Friday Night Balloon Glow & Dance at the Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa

40th Anniversary Balloon Glow to Music on Saturday Night (Presented by Agua Caliente Casinos)

40th Anniversary Concert featuring “Giselle Woo & the Night Owls”

Beer & Wine Gardens

West Coast Artists’ Art Affaire at Town Square Park

Classic Car Show on Saturday Evening

Kid Zone

Special Shapes Sunday


(all ballooning activity is weather & F.A.A. permitting)