The 31st Annual Hudson Valley Hot-Air Balloon Festival is scheduled for September 2-4, 2022. Stay tuned for details! We will welcome hot-air balloonists from all over the country at this festival as we have scheduled 75 hot-air balloon ascensions throughout the weekend. The festival's history has evolved into a Hudson Valley tradition and has grown into a full weekend of activities, drawing thousands of visitors from all over the world. Some of the festival favorites are the evening Majestic Hot-Air Balloon Illumination Moon Glow, fireworks each night, tethered hot-air balloon rides, full hot-air balloon flights, helicopter rides, live music and entertainment, food trucks, family activities and more.