Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta : 25-28 August 2023

Visit York Hot Air Balloon Fiesta at York Racecourse

Yorkshire’s fabulous Balloon Festival moves to Castle Howard for 2023.

You can expect over 50 brightly coloured balloons and crowds of enthusiasts to the fabulous 4 day event over the August Bank Holiday.

The festival starts at midday on Friday 25 and closes on Monday evening.

    Visit the fabulous York Balloon Festival at York Racecourse

      In addition to massed flights there are spectacular ‘night glows; when tethered balloons illuminate the whole of the Castle Howard grounds to music. There’s a festival atmosphere with static displays, fairground rides and food stalls. Take a look at the 2018 Balloon Fiesta video:

          You can avoid queues by purchasing tickets in advance from the Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta website, and travelling to Castle Howard on the Coastliner Bus Service from York Caravan Park entrance.


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