Heritage Inn International Balloon Festival
1020 9 Street SW
High River, AB Canada T1V 1B9
4th weekend in September
Number of balloons: 25
Year began: 2013
Balloons from across Canada as well as International visitors.
The Event originated to help the morale of the people of High River after the flood of June 20, 2013. The Event features the Canadian National Championship for all Canadian pilots.
The competition will start with registration, master briefing and a media/sponsor flight Wednesday September 21 followed by morning and evening flights Thursday, Friday and Saturday with a final flight Sunday morning. In addition to the flights there will be a Balloon Glow Friday night. In the event that the Glow is cancelled due to weather the Glow will be Saturday night. All flights are subject to weather.
45 minutes south of Calgary, Alberta on Highway 2
Web Site: http://www.heritageinninternationalballoonfestival.com/