Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic
Point Mallard Park
PO Box 2601
Decatur, AL United States 35602
Memorial Day Weekend
Number of balloons: 65
Year began: 1977
This Hot-Air Balloon Rally (around 65 pilots) is held every Memorial Day Weekend at Point Mallard Park in Decatur, Alabama. This Festival offers great activities and experiences for the whole family including an Antique Car Show, Antique Tractor Show, Art Show and Kite Festival. Attendance usually averages between 50,000 to 100,000 for the weekend.
Directions from Birmingham:
From Interstate 65 North Bound Exit 334 (Decatur - south) go west on Point Mallard Parkway (Ala. Hwy. 67) approximately 4.5 miles to U.S. Hwy. 31 junction.
Go north approximately 4 miles to Church Street. East on Church Street (turns into Point Mallard Drive) for 2 miles.
Directions form Nashville:
From Interstate 65 South Bound Exit 340 (Decatur - north) go west on Ala.
Highway 20/U.S. Alt. Hwy. 72 approximately 1 mile to junction of U.S. Hwy. 31.
Continue south on Hwy. 31 approximately 1 mile to Church Street. East on Church Street (turns into Point Mallard Drive) for 2 miles.
Web Site: http://www.alabamajubilee.net
Ken Garner or Laura Stewart
Email: balloonmeister at alabamajubilee dot net